Ibanez RG8 8-String Electric Guitar, Black

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  • Ibanez RG Fixed Series 8-String Guitar
  • Basswood Body, Maple & Walnut Neck
  • Fast 5-Piece Wizard II-8 Neck
  • Fixed-8 Bridge, IBZ-8 Pickups
  • New Model for 2013, Black Finish

Ibanez RG8 8-String Electric Guitar, Black


Ibanez bring you the world's premier metal axe with the RG Fixed Series RG8. The RG Fixed models can take and dish out whatever vicious pounding they get, delivering rock-solid performance and representing the answers to many players' desires, the in-your-face sound of an RG without the double-locking hassle.

Product Ref: 32585

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The RG8 has a basswood body with Black finish and a double cutaway shape for easy reach to every jumbo fret.

This guitar boasts an impressive hardware lineup featuring IBZ-8 humbucking pickups specially designed for downtuning and a Fixed Gibraltar Standard 8 Bridge.

The fast, flat and thin 5-piece Wizard II-8 neck features titanium rod reinforcement and is crafted from Maple and Walnut for ultimate playability, with factory-set down tuning offering more tonal possibilties. The neck provides a thin and fast yet strong and sturdy surface, ready to satisfy the most demanding of players.

The IBZ-8 pickups capture a deep and warm tone, but not muddy in the downtuning, with the bridge pickup delivering extra bite.

The Gibraltar Standard Bridge offers smooth playing comfort and maximum string vibration transfer. The RG8 features through-body stringing to increase sustain.

Features and Specifications

Body & Bridge

  • Body: Basswood
  • Bridge: Fixed 8 Bridge
  • Scale Length: 685.8mm
  • Finish: Black


  • Neck Material: Maple/Walnut
  • Fretboard: Rosewood
  • Inlays: Pearl Dot
  • Neck Type: 5 Piece Wizard II-8
  • Fret Size: Jumbo

Pickups & Hardware

  • Neck Pickup: IBZ-8N
  • Bridge Pickup: IBZ-8B
  • Hardware: Black
  • Width at Nut: 55mm
  • Width at Last Fret: 80mm
  • Thickness at 1st Fret: 20mm
  • Thickness at 12th Fret: 21.5mm
  • Neck Radius: 400mm