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The RS141 is a Roadstar II series solid body electric guitar model introduced by Ibanez in 1985. It was part of a special line dubbed the Comet Series II.

The RS141 features a flat basswood double cut body with radiused edges bolted to a maple neck with a 22-fret rosewood fingerboard with dot position markers. Components include Ibanez pickus with a Super 70 humbucker at the bridge and Super 5 single-coils in the neck and middle positions, a Powerocker synchronized tremolo bridge, knurled Tek Grip control knobs, a mini-toggle pickup phase switch and Smooth Tuner II tuning machines.

Several related models round out the series which differ only in the pickup arrangement: the RS111 has a single humbuckers, the RS121 has a pair of humbuckers and the RS136 has a trio of single coils. All feature color-matched pickguards.

The RS140 is a similar model with a black pickguard.

The RS141 was offered only in 1985.

Specifications

Specifications for RS141
Year(s) produced: 1985
Sold in: Europe / USA
Made in: Japan
Finish(es): Black (BK) / Enamel Fog (EF) / Ivory (IV) / Panga Peach (PP) / Pastel Orange (PO)
Body
Body type:
Solid body
Body material:
Basswood
Neck joint:
Bolt-on traditional square heel
Bridge:
Powerocker tremolo
Pickguard:
Color matched
Hardware color:
Chrome
Neck
Neck type:
Roadstar II
Neck material:
1-piece maple
Scale length:
648mm/ 25½"
Fingerboard material:
Maple
Fingerboard inlays:
Pearl dot
Frets:
22
Nut:
Graphite
Machine heads:
Smooth Tuner II
Electronics
Pickup configuration:
HSS
Bridge pickup:
Ibanez Super 70 (H)
Middle pickup:
Ibanez Super 5 (S)
Neck pickup:
Ibanez Super 5 (S)
Controls:
Master volume / master tone / 5-way lever pickup selector / push-push Duo Sound on volume

Images

Other available finishes
Black
Ivory
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Panga Peach
Pastel Orange
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