The RGEW521FM is an RG series solid body electric guitar model introduced by Ibanez in 2018. It was made in Indonesia.
The RGEW521FM features a flamed maple top with abalone purfling and cream binding over a mahogany body bolted to a roasted maple Wizard III neck with a 24-fret Macassar ebony fingerboard with cream binding and dot position markers. Components include a pair of DiMarzio humbucking pickups with cream bobbins and a fixed bridge.
For 2019 the mahogany body was replaced with nyatoh.
The RGEW521ZC is a similar model with a ziricote topwhich was released simultaneously. These were the first RG models with a roasted maple neck. The RGEW521MZW is a similar model with a roasted maple fretboard and zebra wood top which was introduced in 2019.