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The JCRG2005 is an RG series solid body electric guitar model introduced by Ibanez in late 2020, & only produced for The Republic of China. It was made in Japan by the high-end J Custom line.

The Ibanez JCRG2005 was revealed in a live broadcast press conference on November 8th of 2020 as part of the "China-limited JCRG series".

This Masterpiece comes in a Exotic-grain rosewood top on an African mahogany body,with 5pc maple/purpleheart Hematoxylin Wizard neck, an ebony fingerboard with 24 Jescar FW57110-NS jumbo frets with J.custom frets teardrop edge treatment, special tree of life inlays with Luminous sidetone dots, A HSH-configuration of DiMarzio Air Norton Humbucking pickups at the neck, the DiMarzio True Velvet Single coil pickup in the middle , & a DiMarzio The Tone Zone Humbucking pickups at the bridge position, a Lo-Pro Edge tremolo & Gold Hardware.

Only a single example of this model was produced although 4 other one-off models, each with different specs, were released concurrently: JCRG2004S-DRB, JCRG2005S1, JCRG2005S2 & JCRG2008.


Specifications for JCRG2005
Model name: JCRG2005
Year(s) produced: 2020
Sold in: China
Made in: Japan
Finish(es): Exotic-grain rosewood top
Body type:
Solid body
Body material:
African mahogany
Neck joint:
Lo-Pro Edge tremolo (10.8mm string spacing)
Strap buttons:
Gotoh strap buckle with lock
Hardware color:
Matte gold
Neck type:
Neck material:
5pc Maple/Purple Hematoxylin
Scale length:
648mm/ 25½"
Fingerboard material:
Fingerboard inlays:
Special tree of life / Luminous sidetone dots
24 / jumbo Jescar FW57110-NS frets (J.custom drop-shaped edge treatment)
Top-Lok III (43mm)
Machine heads:
Gotoh SGS510
Electronics/ Strings
Pickup configuration:
Bridge pickup:
DiMarzio The Tone Zone (H)
Middle pickup:
DiMarzio True Velvet (S)
Neck pickup:
DiMarzio Air Norton (H)
Master volume / master tone / 5-way lever pickup selector
String gauge (factory):
.009/.011/.016/.024/.032/.042 (D'Addario EXL120)
Factory tuning:
1E,2B,3G,4D,5A,6E (E Std.)


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2020 Ibanez JCRG2005 ( Rear : African mahogany body, bolted to a 5pc Maple/Purple Hematoxylin Wizard neck with Gotoh SGS510 machine heads ) Red copyright sprite.png
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2020 Ibanez JCRG2005 ( "J Custom - Luthier´s special" Advertisement ) Red copyright sprite.png
Additional details
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Control layout
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Pickup switching