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For other models with the same name, see RX170 (disambiguation).
1999 RX170 SM
RX170 Silver Metallic (more images) Red copyright sprite

The RX170 is a solid body electric guitar introduced by Ibanez in 1999. It is part of the entry level RX series.

The RX170 features a basswood body bolted to a maple neck with a color-matched headstock and 22-fret rosewood fingerboard with dot position markers. Components include a synchronized tremolo bridge and Ibanez pickups.

This particular model was sold only in Japan and only in 1999. Other RX170s were available in the European and American markets. The RX180G has a flame maple top and gold hardware.

Specifications

Specifications for RX170 (1999)
Model name: RX170 (1999)
Year(s) produced: 1999
Sold in: Japan
Made in: Japan
Finish(es): CA (Candy Apple) / SM (Silver Metallic)
Body
Body type:
Solid body
Body material:
Basswood
Neck joint:
Bolt-on
Bridge:
Standard tremolo
Hardware color:
Chrome
Neck
Neck type:
RX
Neck material:
1-piece maple
Fingerboard material:
Rosewood
Fingerboard inlays:
White dot
Frets:
22 / medium
Electronics
Pickup configuration:
HSH
Bridge pickup:
Ibanez HR2
Middle pickup:
Ibanez T6M
Neck pickup:
Ibanez HF2
Controls:
Master volume / master tone / 5-way lever

Images

1999 RX170 CA
RX170 Candy Apple Red copyright sprite

Sources

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