RG421EXL Black Flat
RG421EXL is a left-handed RG series solid body electric guitar model introduced by Ibanez in 2015. It was produced in Indonesia.
The RG421EXL features a mahogany body with binding bolted to a maple Wizard III neck with a 24-fret rosewood fingerboard with binding and white dot position markers. Components include dual Ibanez Quantum
humbucking pickups and a fixed bridge.
RG421EX is a right-handed version.
The RG421EXL was discontinued after 2017, but returned in mid-2019. For 2019 the body was replaced with meranti and the fretboard was replaced with jatoba. It was again discontinued after 2019.
Specifications for RG421EXL
Worldwide (except USA)
Black Flat (BKF)
Body type: Solid body
Body material: 2015–2017: Mahogany w/ binding 2019: Meranti w/ binding
Neck joint: AANJ
Bridge: Fixed bridge
Knob style: Knurled metal dome
Hardware color: Black
Neck type: Wizard III
Neck material: 1-piece maple
Scale length: 648mm/ 25½"
Fingerboard material: 2015–2017: Rosewood w/ binding 2019: Jatoba w/ binding
Fingerboard inlays: White dot
Frets: 24 / jumbo
Nut: Black plastic (43mm)
Machine heads: Ibanez die-cast
Pickup configuration: HH
Bridge pickup: Quantum ( H) passive/ ceramic
Neck pickup: Quantum ( H) passive/ ceramic
Controls: Master volume / master tone / 5-way lever
String gauge (factory): .010/.013/.017/.026/.036/.046
Factory tuning: 1E,2B,3G,4D,5A,6E (E Std.)