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The RGAR61AL is an RGA series solid body electric guitar model introduced by Ibanez in mid-2019. It is made in Indonesia as part of the metal focused Axion Label line. It is a spot model which is offered exclusively for sale by US retailers Guitar Center and Musician's Friend.

The RGAR61AL features a nyatoh body bolted to a panga panga and walnut Nitro Wizard neck with a reversed headstock and Macassar ebony fingerboard with 24 Sub Zero treated frets and white step offset dot position markers. Components include a Gibraltar Standard II fixed bridge, dual Bare Knuckle Aftermath humbucking pickups with burnt chrome covers and coil-split capability, locking Gotoh tuning machines and Schaller S-Lock strap lock pins.

The RGA61AL is a similar model with a standard headstock and a flame maple top.


Specifications for RGAR61AL
Model name: RGAR61AL
Year(s) produced: 2019–2020
Sold in: USA
Made in: Indonesia
Finish(es): Black Aurora Burst Flat (BAF)
Body type:
Solid body
Body material:
Neck joint:
Gibraltar Standard II fixed (10.5mm string spacing)
Knob style:
Knurled metal dome
Hardware color:
Cosmo black
Neck type:
Nitro Wizard
Neck material:
5-piece panga panga/ walnut
Scale length:
648mm/ 25½"
Fingerboard material:
Macassar ebony
Fingerboard inlays:
White step offset dot
Luminescent side dots
24 / jumbo Sub Zero treated
Black plastic
Machine heads:
Gotoh SG381 MG-T locking
Electronics/ Strings
Pickup configuration:
Bridge pickup:
Bare Knuckle Aftermath (H) passive/ ceramic
Neck pickup:
Bare Knuckle Aftermath (H) passive/ alnico
Master volume / 3-way lever pickup selector / coil-split toggle
Output jack:
¼" stereo barrel (side mounted)
String gauge (factory):
Factory tuning:
1E,2B,3G,4D,5A,6E (E Std.)


Additional details
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Pickup switching diagram
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Control layout
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Rear of body


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