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The IRG1822 is an RG series solid body electric guitar model introduced by Ibanez in 2000. It is made in Japan by FujiGen as part of the high end J Custom line. The IRG1820 is a spot model produced exclusively for sale by the Ishibashi retail chain in Japan.

The IRG1822 features a mahogany body with a 2mm thick AAAA grade quilt maple top bolted to a J Custom neck with a 24-fret selected dark rosewood fingerboard with offset dot position markers. Components include a pair of DiMarzio humbucking pickups, a Lo-Pro Edge double locking tremolo bridge with a locking nut and Gotoh tuning machines.

The IRG1820 is a similar model with a flame maple top.

The IRG1822 was discontinued after 2000.


Specifications for IRG1822
Model name: IRG1822
Year(s) produced: 2000
Sold in: Japan
Made in: Japan
Finish(es): Transparent Black Pearl (TBP) / Vintage Violin (VV)
Body type:
Solid body
Body material:
Mahogany w/ 2mm AAAA quilt maple top
Neck joint:
Lo-Pro Edge tremolo
Hardware color:
Cosmo white
Neck type:
RG J Custom Ultra
Neck material:
5-piece maple/ walnut
Scale length:
648mm/ 25½"
Fingerboard material:
Selected dark rosewood
Fingerboard inlays:
Offset abalone dot
24 / 6100
Top-Lok III
Machine heads:
Gotoh SG38
Pickup configuration:
Bridge pickup:
DiMarzio Tone Zone (H)
Neck pickup:
DiMarzio Air Norton (H)
Master volume / master tone / 5-way lever pickup selector


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