Flamed Maple Topped Basswood Body
The RG721FM features a strong and sturdy American basswood body topped with stunning flamed maple, creating an exotic appearance which will stand out from any crowd. Players will love the elegant contours and the comfortable performance, suitable for a range of playing styles. In addition, a double cutaway design offers easier access to the higher frets and flexibility across the whole fingerboard.
The 5-Piece Maple/Walnut Neck
The Ibanez's neck is crafted from maple and walnut, creating an incredibly bright, smooth tone with and excellent sustain and stability. Although maple and walnut are a naturally smooth wood, the RG721FM feature's Ibanez's wizard profile which is optimised for lead guitarists, offering a thin feel to deliver swift and nimble runs with ease.
Bound Rosewood Fingerboard
The Ibanez Premium Guitar features a rosewood fingerboard which offers a smooth, natural finish for a comfortable playing experience, along with a very responsive, bright, snappy attack and smooth sustain. It's bound edges allow for a smooth play and fluid hand flexibility across the whole neck.
Powerful CAP-VM Humbuckers
Unlike other guitars from Ibanez that feature DiMarzio electronics, many models in the Premium lineup are equipped with CAP-VM pickups. This choice of pickups are designed using oxygen-free copper wire, that is specifically designed to offer a high output. Achieving the perfect sound is easy with the 5-position blade, and control options for Volume and Tone.
Tight-End R Bridge
The Tight-End R bridge was designed specifically for the RG flat top and delivers playability and rock-solid stability. Each saddle is securely locked onto the base plate, and maximises the string vibrations transmitted to the body for the ultimate sound.
About Ibanez Guitars
Over the past 30 years, Ibanez Guitars have always been at the forefront of developing the right tools for electric guitar players pushing the boundaries of music. For decades, Ibanez designers and luthiers have been the embodiment of this ideology, pushing their skills to the edge of imagination, consistently creating some of the most versatile and unique instruments ever. Although Ibanez guitars have been made since 1908, it wasn't until the late 1980s that they began to form an identity for themselves when artists such as Steve Vai and Frank Zappa began using their instruments. Now with a huge artist clientele across the globe, Ibanez are a leading manufacturer of electric guitars and basses and a first choice for many dedicated musicians.