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The RS125 is a Roadstar II series solid body electric guitar model introduced by Ibanez in 1983. It was made in Japan as part of the Roadstar Standard line.

The RS125 features an ash or laminated wood double cutaway body with radiused edges bolted to a maple neck with a 21-fret fingerboard with black dot position markers. Components include a pair of uncovered Ibanez Super 70 humbucking pickups mounted in a white pickguard, a synchronized tremolo bridge, Sure Grip II control knobs and Smooth Tuner II tuning machines.

The RS205 is a similar model with three single coil pickups.

The RS125 was discontinued after 1984.

Specifications

Specifications for RS125
Year(s) produced: 1983–1984
Sold in: Europe / USA
Made in: Japan
Finish(es): Brown Sunburst (BS) / Natural (NT)
Body
Body type:
Solid body
Body material:
Ash or laminated wood
Neck joint:
Bolt-on
Bridge:
Standard tremolo
Pickguard:
3-ply white/ black/ white
Knob style:
Sure Grip II
Hardware color:
Chrome
Neck
Neck type:
RS Deluxe
Neck material:
1-piece maple
Scale length:
648mm/ 25½"
Fingerboard material:
Maple
Fingerboard inlays:
Black dot
Frets:
21
Machine heads:
Smooth Tuner II
Electronics
Pickup configuration:
HH
Bridge pickup:
Ibanez Super 70 (H) coverless
Neck pickup:
Ibanez Super 70 (H) coverless
Controls:
Master volume / master tone / 5-way lever / mini-toggle phase switch

Images

Additional images
1983 RS125 NT
Natural
RS100-125-205 controls
Control layout
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