The AR300 is an Artist series solid body electric guitar model introduced by Ibanez in 1979. It was made in Japan.
The AR300 features a bound dish carved flame maple top on a double-cutaway mahogany body mated to a set-in three-piece maple neck with a 22-fret ebony fingerboard with binding and pearl and abalone split block position markers. Components include dual Ibanez humbucking pickups with individual volume and tone controls and a fixed bridge and tailpiece. Each pickup has a Tri-sound switch with three pickup settings: humbucker, single-coil or reverse phase.
The AR300L is a left-handed version. The AR305 is a similar model with a burl mahogany top. The AR350T is a related model with a double locking tremolo bridge. The AR400 is a similar model with a 2-band Active Tone system. The AR200 is a related model with a rosewood fretboard with dot inlays and with a single tri-sound switch.
The AR300 was discontinued after 1987, but another model with the same name was introduced in 1990.