2017 RG652LWFX AGB
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The RG652LWFX is an RG series solid body electric guitar model introduced by Ibanez in 2017. It was produced in Japan by Fujigen part of the upscale Prestige line.

The RG652LWFX features a basswood body with a limba wood top bolted to a maple and walnut Super Wizard HP neck with a 24-fret marbled rosewood fingerboard with binding and white dot position markers. Components include dual DiMarzio humbucking pickups, a Gibraltar Standard II fixed bridge and Gotoh locking tuning machines.

For 2019 the rosewood fretboard was replaced with Macassar ebony.

The RG752LWFX is a similar seven-string model. Several other similar six-string hard-tail models were also produced including the RG652FX (no exotic top), the RG652KFX (Australian blackwood top), the RG652AHMFX (ash body and maple fretboard) and the RG652MPBFX (poplar burl top and maple fretboard). The RG652LWFXL is a left-handed version.

The RG652LWFX was discontinued after 2019.


Specifications for RG652LWFX
Year(s) produced: 2017–2019
Sold in: Worldwide (except Japan)
Made in: Japan
Finish(es): Anvil Gray Burst (AGB)
Body type:
Solid body
Body material:
Basswood w/ limba wood top
Neck joint:
Gibraltar Standard II fixed
Knob style:
Gotoh VK1-19
Hardware color:
Cosmo black
Neck type:
Super Wizard HP Prestige
Neck material:
5-piece maple/ walnut
Scale length:
648mm/ 25½"
Fingerboard material:
2017–2018: Marbled rosewood w/ binding
2019: Macassar ebony w/ binding
Fingerboard inlays:
White dot
24 / jumbo (Prestige edge treatment)
Graph Tech Black TUSQ XL
Machine heads:
Gotoh SG381 MG-T locking
Electronics/ Strings
Pickup configuration:
Bridge pickup:
DiMarzio The Tone Zone (H) passive/ alnico
Neck pickup:
DiMarzio Air Norton (H) passive/ alnico
Master volume / master tone / 5-way lever
String gauge (factory):
Factory tuning:
1E,2B,3G,4D,5A,6E (E Std.)


Additional details
HH 5-way parallel-neck
Pickup switching diagram
Controls VT5
Control layout


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