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The RG1570ZL is a left-handed RG series solid body guitar model introduced by Ibanez for 2010. It was produced in Japan by FujiGen as part of the upscale Prestige line. The RG1570L was a Japanese spot model which was also offered in other markets as part of the 2010 Limited Edition series.

The RG1570ZL features a basswood body bolted to a maple and walnut Wizard neck with a 24-fret rosewood fingerboard with small white dot position markers. Components include Ibanez Vintage pickups with V7/V8 humbuckers flanking an S1 single-coil, an Edge Zero double locking tremolo bridge, and Gotoh tuning machines.

The RG1570Z is a similar right-handed model.

The RG1570ZL was discontinued after 2013.

Specifications

Specifications for RG1570ZL
Model name: RG1570ZL
Year(s) produced: 2010–2013
Sold in: Worldwide (except USA)
Made in: Japan
Finish(es): Black (BK)
Body
Body type:
Solid body
Body material:
Basswood
Neck joint:
AANJ
Bridge:
Edge Zero tremolo w/ ZPS3 stabilizer (10.8mm string spacing)
Hardware color:
Cosmo black
Neck
Neck type:
Wizard HP Prestige
Neck material:
5-piece maple/ walnut
Scale length:
648mm/ 25½"
Fingerboard material:
Rosewood
Fingerboard inlays:
Small pearl dot
Frets:
24 / jumbo
Nut:
Top-Lok III
Machine heads:
Gotoh SG381
Electronics/ Strings
Pickup configuration:
HSH
Bridge pickup:
Ibanez V8 (H)
Middle pickup:
Ibanez S1 (S)
Neck pickup:
Ibanez V7 (H)
Controls:
Master volume / master tone / 5-way lever pickup selector
Output jack:
¼" stereo barrel (side mounted)
String gauge (factory):
.009/.011/.016/.024/.032/.042
Factory tuning:
1E,2B,3G,4D,5A,6E (E Std.)

Images

Additional details
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Pickup switching diagram
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Control layout

Sources

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