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The AC388 is an Artwood series acoustic guitar model introduced by Ibanez for 2018. It was made in China.

The AC388 features a grand concert body shape with a solid rosewood top on rosewood back and sides with an open pore finish. The soundhole is round with a simple black and white acrylic rosette and a red tortoise pickguard. It has a satin finished mahogany neck with a 20-fret rosewood fingerboard with binding and small white dot position markers. Components include a compensated bone saddle in a Thermo Aged rosewood bridge with black Ibanez Advantage bridge pins, a bone nut, and chrome Ibanez die-cast tuning machines.

The AC340 is a related model with a mahogany/ okoume body.

The AC388 was offered only in 2018.

Specifications

Specifications for AC388
Name: AC388
Years: 2018
Sold in: USA
Made in: China
Finishes: Open Pore Semi-Gloss Natural (OPS)
Body
Body type:
Acoustic
Body shape:
Grand concert
Dimensions:
  Length: 489mm/ 19¼"
  Width: 387mm/ 15¼"
  Depth: 108mm/ 4¼"
Top:

  Material: Solid rosewood
  Bracing: Thermo Aged maple bridge plate
  Finish: Open pore semi-gloss
  Binding: Black & white

Back/sides:

  Material: Rosewood
  Finish: Open pore semi-gloss

Soundhole shape:
Round
Soundhole rosette:
Black & white acrylic
Neck
Neck profile:
AC
Neck material:
1-piece mahogany
Neck finish:
Satin
Neck joint:
Dovetail
Scale length:
651mm/ 25⅝"
Fingerboard:
Rosewood w/ binding
Inlays:
Small white dot
Frets:
20
Nut:
Bone
Machine heads:
Ibanez die-cast
Components
Bridge:
Thermo Aged rosewood (11mm string spacing)
Bridge pins:
Ibanez Advantage (black)
Saddle:
Bone compensated
Hardware color:
Chrome
Pickguard:
Red tortoise
Strings (factory):
.012/.016/.024/.032/.042/.053 (D'Addario EXP16)
Factory tuning:
1E,2B,3G,4D,5A,6E (E Std.)

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