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Portal: 1988
Total # of 1988 models: 52
New models for 1988: 38
Updated in 1988: 6
Discontinued from 1987: 38
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This page aims to display all of the Ibanez solid body guitar models that were produced for the 1988 model year.

Note that not every model listed here was available in every market throughout the world. Also, not every available finish (color) is represented — to see all the available finishes for a particular model you must click-through to that model's article.

Ibanez solid body guitars

Signature models (Go to page)
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JEM777 (Steve Vai)
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JEM777V (Steve Vai)new
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JEM7P (Steve Vai)new
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JEM7 (Root Beer) (Steve Vai)new
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VM1 (Vinnie Moore)new

RG series (Go to page)
Signature models (Go to page)
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VM1 (Vinnie Moore)new
Standard line

EX series (Go to page)

Roadstar Pro series (Go to page)
Power series (Go to page)
Radius series (Go to page)
S series (Go to page)
Other shapes

Maxxas series (Go to page)

Artfield series (Go to page)

Ibanez hollow body guitars

Signature semi-acoustic models (Go to page)
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GB10 (George Benson)
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GB30 (George Benson)
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JP20 (Joe Pass)

Artstar series (Go to page)

1988 catalogs

1988 Ibanez catalogs 

Lists of 1988 models

Alphabetical list of all 52 models produced in 1988

Models introduced in 1988

The following 38 models were introduced in 1988:

Models updated in 1988

The following 5 models were changed from the previous year's model:

Models with new finishes in 1988

The following 1 models had a new finish introduced in 1988:

Sources and notes

  1. The numbers in this infobox are based on the number of guitar models known by and added to Ibanez Wiki and listed in (one of) the correct categories. The more models are added, the more accurate the numbers.