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[[File:RGTHRG2.jpg|thumb|500px|RGTHRG2]]The Ibanez '''RGTHRG2''' is an [[RG]] model featuring visual artist [[H. R. Giger series|H. R. Giger]]'s painting ''NY City XI (Exotic)'' as a special graphic finish. It was the second RGT bearing a Giger graphic after 2005's [[RGTHRG1]]. The guitar itself is based on the [[RGT42DX]], a [[neck-thru]] model with sharktooth inlays.
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The '''RGTHRG2''' is an [[RG series]] solid body electric guitar model introduced by [[Ibanez]] in 2006. It is part of the [[H. R. Giger series]] with body covered in a graphic print of a portion of Giger's painting ''NY City XI (Exotic)''.
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The RGTHRG2 features neck-through-body construction with mahogany body wings attached to a maple and walnut neck. The neck has a 24-fret bound rosewood fingerboard with deluxe sharktooth position markers. Components include dual Ibanez Infinity [[humbucking pickup]]s, an Edge Pro II [[double locking tremolo]] bridge and a locking nut.
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The RGTHRG2 was the second RGT model bearing a Giger graphic after 2005's [[RGTHRG1]]. The [[RGT42DX]] is a similar model without the Giger graphic.
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The RGTHRG2 was discontinued after two years of production.
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== Specifications ==
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| name = RGTHRG2
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| series = RG series
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| subseries = H. R. Giger series
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| year = 2006–2007
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| area = USA
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| made = Korea
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| colors = "NY City XI (Exotic)" special graphic
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| bodytype = Solid body
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| matbody = Mahogany wings
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| matneck = {{5pmw}}
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| matfb = Rosewood w/ binding
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| nj = [[Neck-thru]]
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| neck = [[Wizard II]]
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| nut = Locking
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| frets = 24 / jumbo
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| bridge = [[Edge Pro II]] tremolo
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| hw = Powder cosmo
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| pucon = HH
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| puneck = [[Infinity 1|Ibanez INF1]] (H)
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| pubridge = [[Infinity 2|Ibanez INF2]] (H)
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| control = {{VT5}}
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| inlay = Deluxe [[sharktooth]]
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|scale = 648mm/ 25½"|strings = .009/.011/.016/.024/.032/.042|tuning = 1E,2B,3G,4D,5A,6E (E Std.)}}
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== Sources ==
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* ''[https://web.archive.org/web/20070217085825/http://www.ibanez.com/eg/hrgiger/hr_giger_rg.aspx RGTHRG2]'', Ibanez USA (website), archived February 2007.
   
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Latest revision as of 06:54, February 9, 2020

Ibanez RGTHRG2
RGTHRG2 with NY City XI (Exotic) graphic Red copyright sprite

The RGTHRG2 is an RG series solid body electric guitar model introduced by Ibanez in 2006. It is part of the H. R. Giger series with body covered in a graphic print of a portion of Giger's painting NY City XI (Exotic).

The RGTHRG2 features neck-through-body construction with mahogany body wings attached to a maple and walnut neck. The neck has a 24-fret bound rosewood fingerboard with deluxe sharktooth position markers. Components include dual Ibanez Infinity humbucking pickups, an Edge Pro II double locking tremolo bridge and a locking nut.

The RGTHRG2 was the second RGT model bearing a Giger graphic after 2005's RGTHRG1. The RGT42DX is a similar model without the Giger graphic.

The RGTHRG2 was discontinued after two years of production.

Specifications Edit

Specifications for RGTHRG2
Model name: RGTHRG2
Year(s) produced: 2006–2007
Sold in: USA
Made in: Korea
Finish(es): "NY City XI (Exotic)" special graphic
Body
Body type:
Solid body
Body material:
Mahogany wings
Neck joint:
Neck-thru
Bridge:
Edge Pro II tremolo
Hardware color:
Powder cosmo
Neck
Neck type:
Wizard II
Neck material:
5-piece maple/ walnut
Scale length:
648mm/ 25½"
Fingerboard material:
Rosewood w/ binding
Fingerboard inlays:
Deluxe sharktooth
Frets:
24 / jumbo
Nut:
Locking
Electronics/ Strings
Pickup configuration:
HH
Bridge pickup:
Ibanez INF2 (H)
Neck pickup:
Ibanez INF1 (H)
Controls:
Master volume / master tone / 5-way lever
String gauge (factory):
.009/.011/.016/.024/.032/.042
Factory tuning:
1E,2B,3G,4D,5A,6E (E Std.)

Sources Edit

  • RGTHRG2, Ibanez USA (website), archived February 2007.
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