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2017 AR720 BSQ 4L 01
AR720 Bursted Smoky Quartz Red copyright sprite

The AR720 is an Artist series guitar model introduced by Ibanez in 2017.

The AR720 features an ash body with a German carved top with abalone purfling and cream binding mated to a set-in maple neck with a 22-fret ebony fingerboard with binding and acrylic and abalone split block position markers. Components include an ART-1 fixed bridge with tailpiece, dual Ibanez Super 80 humbucking pickups with individual volume and tone controls, a bone nut and Sure Grip III knobs.

The AR725 is a somewhat similar model with a mahogany body and with several additional decorative flourishes.

The AR720 was discontinued after 2018.

Specifications

Specifications for AR720
Model name: AR720
Year(s) produced: 2017–2018
Sold in: Worldwide except Japan
Made in: China
Finish(es): Bursted Smoky Quartz (BSQ)
Body
Body type:
Solid body
Body material:
Ash w/ abalone purfling & cream binding (German carved top)
Neck joint:
Set-in w/ smooth heel
Bridge:
ART-1 fixed
Tailpiece:
Quik Change Classic
Knob style:
Sure Grip III
Hardware color:
Gold
Neck
Neck type:
AR
Neck material:
3-piece maple
Scale length:
628mm/ 24¾"
Fingerboard material:
Ebony w/ binding
Fingerboard inlays:
Acrylic/ abalone split block
Frets:
22 / medium (Custom edge treatment)
Nut:
Bone
Machine heads:
Ibanez die-cast w/ half moon buttons
Electronics/ Strings
Pickup configuration:
HH
Bridge pickup:
Ibanez Super 80 'Flying Finger' (H)
Neck pickup:
Ibanez Super 80 'Flying Finger' (H)
Controls:
2 volume / 2 tone / 3-way toggle
String gauge (factory):
.010–.046

Images

Additional details
HH 3-way toggle
Pickup switching diagram
Controls 2V2T3 Artist
Control layout

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