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The RG5121 is an RG series solid body electric guitar model introduced by Ibanez for 2019. It is made in Japan by FujiGen as part of the high-end Prestige line.

The RG5121 features an African mahogany body with white binding bolted to a maple and wenge neck with a Macassar ebony fingerboard with 24 stainless steel frets, white binding, offset mother of pearl dot position markers and luminescent side dots. Components include a pair of Fishman Fluence Modern humbucking pickups with ceramic magnets, a Gibraltar Standard II fixed bridge and Gotoh tuning machines.

The RG5121L is a left-handed version. The RG5120M is a related tremolo-equipped model with an ash top and birdseye maple fretboard.

Specifications

Specifications for RG5121
Model name: RG5121
Year(s) produced: 2019–2021
Sold in: Asia & Africa / China / Europe / Japan 2020 / North & South America and Oceania / USA
Made in: Japan
Finish(es): Burgundy Metallic Flat (BCF) 2021 / Dark Tide Blue Flat (DBF)
Body
Body type:
Solid body
Body material:
African mahogany w/ white binding
Neck joint:
AANJ
Bridge:
Gibraltar Standard II fixed (10.8mm string spacing)
Knob style:
Gotoh VK1-19 knurled metal dome
Hardware color:
Cosmo black
Neck
Neck type:
Super Wizard HP Prestige
Neck material:
5-piece maple/ wenge
Scale length:
648mm/ 25½"
Fingerboard material:
Macassar ebony w/ white binding
Fingerboard inlays:
Offset mother of pearl dot /
Luminlay side dots
Frets:
24 / jumbo stainless steel (Prestige edge treatment)
Nut:
Graph Tech Black TUSQ XL (43mm)
Machine heads:
Gotoh SG381
Electronics/ Strings
Pickup configuration:
HH
Bridge pickup:
Fishman Fluence Modern Humbucker Ceramic (H) active
Neck pickup:
Fishman Fluence Modern Humbucker Ceramic (H) active
Controls:
Master volume / master tone / 3-way lever pickup selector / Fluence voicing mini-toggle
Battery:
9V
Output jack:
¼" stereo barrel (side mounted)
String gauge (factory):
.010/.013/.017/.026/.036/.046 (D'Addario EXL110)
Factory tuning:
1E,2B,3G,4D,5A,6E (E Std.)

Images

Additional finishes/ details
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Burgundy Metallic Flat
2021 RG5121 BCF 00 02 front.jpg
Front of body (BCF finish)
2021 RG5121 BCF 00 02 back.jpg
Rear of body (BCF finish)
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Pickup switching diagram
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Control layout

Video

Ibanez RG5121 Prestige ( Tone Test )


Sources

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