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The JCRG2008 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 JCRG2008 was revealed in a live broadcast press conference on November 8th of 2020 as part of the "China-limited JCRG series".

This Masterpiece comes with a Buckeye Burl (Aesculus burl) & orange Resin African mahogany body, 5-piece maple/wenge neck and birdseye maple fingerboard. A HH-configuration of Bare Knuckle Brute Force Neck Pickup & a Bare Knuckle Brute Force bridge pickup, Jescar FW57110-NS frets with J.custom water drop edge processing, luminous side-tone dot abalone fretboard dots, a Lo-Pro Edge bridge, Gotoh SGS510 Tuners, Gotoh strap buckle with lock & Golden 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, JCRG2005, JCRG2005S1 & JCRG2005S2.

Specifications

Specifications for JCRG2008
Model name: JCRG2008
Year(s) produced: 2020
Sold in: China
Made in: Japan
Finish(es): Buckeye Burl (Aesculus burl) & Orange Resin
Body
Body type:
Solid body
Body material:
African mahogany
Neck joint:
AANJ
Bridge:
Lo-Pro Edge tremolo (10.8mm string spacing)
Strap buttons:
Gotoh strap buckle with lock
Hardware color:
Gold
Neck
Neck material:
5pc maple/wenge wood
Scale length:
648mm/ 25½"
Fingerboard material:
Birdseye Maple
Fingerboard inlays:
Abalone and shell dot
Frets:
24 / jumbo Jescar FW57110-NS product ribbon j.custom drop-shaped edge treatment (Luminous side tone point edge treatment)
Nut:
Top-Lok III (43mm)
Machine heads:
Gotoh SGS510
Electronics/ Strings
Pickup configuration:
HH
Bridge pickup:
Bare Knuckle Brute Force bridge (H)
Neck pickup:
Bare Knuckle Brute Forceneck (H)
Controls:
Master volume / master tone / 3-way lever pickup selector / coil-split toggle
String gauge (factory):
.009/.011/.016/.024/.032/.042 (D'Addario EXL120)
Factory tuning:
1E,2B,3G,4D,5A,6E (E Std.)

Images

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Additional details
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Headstock
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Pickup switching
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Control layout

Sources

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