2017 RGA742FM DEF
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The RGA742FM is a seven string RGA series solid body electric guitar model introduced by Ibanez in 2017. It is produced in Indonesia.

The RGA742FM features a sculpted flamed maple veneer top with binding on a mahogany body bolted to a maple neck with a 24-fret rosewood fingerboard with offset dot position markers. Components include a pair of passive Ibanez Quantum humbucking pickups, a hard-tail bridge and Ibanez tuning machines.

For 2018 the rosewood fretboard was replaced with jatoba. For 2019 the mahogany body was replaced with meranti. For 2020 the bridge was replaced with the F107.

The RGA42FM is a similar six string model. The RGA7420FM is a similar model with a tremolo bridge.


Specifications for RGA742FM
Year(s) produced: 2017–2020
Sold in: Japan from 2018 / USA
Made in: Indonesia
Finish(es): Dragon Eye Burst Flat (DEF)
Body type:
Solid body
Body material:
2017–2018: Mahogany w/ flamed maple top w/ binding
2019–2020: Meranti body w/ flamed maple top w/binding
Neck joint:
2017–2019: Fixed bridge
2020: F107 fixed (10.5mm string spacing)
Knob style:
Knurled metal dome
Hardware color:
Neck type:
Wizard II-7
Neck material:
3-piece maple
Scale length:
648mm/ 25½"
Fingerboard material:
2017: Rosewood
2018–2020: Jatoba
Fingerboard inlays:
Offset white dot
24 / jumbo
Black plastic (48mm)
Machine heads:
Ibanez die-cast
Electronics/ Strings
Pickup configuration:
Bridge pickup:
Ibanez Quantum (H) passive/ ceramic
Neck pickup:
Ibanez Quantum (H) passive/ ceramic
Master volume / master tone / 5-way lever
Output jack:
¼" stereo barrel
String gauge (factory):
.010/.013/.017/.026/.036/.046/.059 (D'Addario EXL110-7)
Factory tuning:


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


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