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2004 RG8670 BX
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The RG8670 is an RG series solid body electric guitar introduced by Ibanez in late 2003. It was made in Japan by FujiGen as part of the high end J Custom line.

The RG8670 features a mahogany body with a flame maple top bolted to a maple and bubinga neck with a 24-fret ebony fingerboard with flame maple binding and mother of pearl Tree of Life inlay. Components include DiMarzio pickups with a pair of humbuckers flanking a single-coil, an Edge Pro double locking tremolo bridge with a locking nut and Gotoh tuning machines.

The RG8570 is a similar model with a rosewood fretboard and cosmo black hardware. The HRG1 is a similar spot model with a quilted maple top and cosmo black hardware.

The RG8670 was discontinued after 2004.

Specifications

Specifications for RG8670
Model name: RG8670
Year(s) produced: 2003–2004
Sold in: Japan
Made in: Japan
Finish(es): Black Onyx (BX) 2004 / Deep Red (DR) / Transparent Blue (TB) / Transparent Violet (TV) / Vintage Violin (VV) 2004
Body
Body type:
Solid body
Body material:
Mahogany w/ flame maple top
Neck joint:
AANJ
Bridge:
Edge Pro tremolo
Hardware color:
Violet chrome
Neck
Neck type:
RG J Custom
Neck material:
5-piece maple/ bubinga
Scale length:
648mm/ 25½"
Fingerboard material:
Ebony w/ flame maple binding
Fingerboard inlays:
Mother of pearl Tree of Life
Frets:
24
Nut:
Top-Lok III
Machine heads:
Gotoh SG38
Electronics
Pickup configuration:
HSH
Bridge pickup:
DiMarzio Tone Zone (H)
Middle pickup:
DiMarzio Blue Velvet (S)
Neck pickup:
DiMarzio Air Norton (H)
Controls:
Master volume / master tone / 5-way lever

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