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The S540QM is an S series solid body electric guitar model introduced by Ibanez in 1997. It was produced in Japan by FujiGen.

The S540QM features a quilted maple top and back on a mahogany body bolted to a maple neck with a 22-fret rosewood fingerboard with binding and abalone oval position markers. Components include a Lo-Pro Edge double locking tremolo bridge, a locking nut, Ibanez Quantum pickups with a pair of humbuckers flanking a single-coil and Gotoh tuning machines.

Similar models include the S540FM (flamed maple top), S540BM (burl mahogany top) and S540QS (quilted sapele top). The S540LTD is a related model without the exotic top and with sharktooth fretboard inlays.

Ths S540QM was produced only in 1997.

Specifications

Specifications for S540QM
Year(s) produced: 1997
Sold in: Worldwide
Made in: Japan
Finish(es): Transparent Blue (TB)
Body
Body type:
Solid body
Body material:
Mahogany w/ quilted maple top & back
Neck joint:
AANJ
Bridge:
Lo-Pro Edge tremolo
Hardware color:
Gold
Neck
Neck type:
Wizard
Neck material:
1-piece maple
Scale length:
648mm/ 25½"
Fingerboard material:
Rosewood w/ binding
Fingerboard inlays:
Abalone oval w/ 'Custom Made' inlay on 21st fret
Frets:
22 / jumbo
Nut:
Top-Lok III
Electronics
Pickup configuration:
HSH
Bridge pickup:
Ibanez QM2 (H)
Middle pickup:
Ibanez QMS1 (S)
Neck pickup:
Ibanez QM1 (H)
Controls:
Master volume / master tone / 5-way lever

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