New for 2018 the Ibanez AZ242 is the guitar guitarists have been wanting Ibanez to make for years. Loaded with the new AZ roasted maple neck, Jumbo Stainless Steel frets, a set of Seymour Duncan Hyperion pickups and a number of other premium features, there isn't much this thing cannot handle. Heat-treatment increases the wood's stability, durability, water resistance and tolerance of temperature changes.The neck is sealed with an oil finish which helps make it feel similar to a well-played guitar neck. Heat-treatment treatment provides a well-balanced attack and tone and a rich sustain.
In order to achieve supreme neck grip comfort, the fretboard edge is finished with a smooth curve. Super All Access Neck Joint. The Super All Access Neck Joint offers superior playability with its 8mm concave curve from the body top to the spherical surface of the joint area. By maximizing the joint area between the body and the neck, sustain and resonance are increased as well.
The luminescent side dot position marks make it easy for players to see fretboard position marks when performing on dark stages. Gotoh® Magnum Lock machine heads w/H. The AZ comes with GOTOH® MAGNUM LOCK® machine heads, which have an established reputation for tuning stability. System allows for the adjustment of string posts for the appropriate tension of each string.
Graphtech® TUSQ XL nut/Stainless Frets. The super smooth Graph Tech® nut increases tuning stability, sustain and clarity of sound.
Stainless steel frets boast excellent corrosion resistance. The wide and tall fret-type offers a quick response, good articulation when playing chords and clear tone when playing single notes. An ergonomic body back contour. A shallow body back contour and a big forearm contour make the guitar body fit the player naturally, thus increasing playing comfort. The AZ body has a deep waist and different radii on each body edge curve, making it easier to play in both standing or sitting positions.
Seymour Duncan® HyperionT Pickups feature a moderate output through Alnico-5 magnets to keep the clarity of the fundamental tone when using a distortion sound, and to deliver a clear pick attack. From treble to bass, the overall tonal balance is evenly adjusted. And works well with various effect pedals. Dyna-MIX 10 switching system w/Alter switch.Dyna-MIX 10 offers ten sound variations, and can easily switch from humbucker and single coil modes with the mini switch. Ibanez T1502 synchronized bridge (Made by Gotoh®). T1502 tremolo bridge features steel saddles and a die-cast zinc tremolo block for a quick response and improved articulation. The 10.5mm string spacing allows for easy picking across strings. Its snap-in construction makes it easy to load a tremolo arm. Merchandise and packaging MUST be in the same condition as when received. Alto Music reserves the right to refuse any return if it appears the item has been used. Software (if unsealed or registered). Harmonicas, Mouthpieces, Earbuds/Earphones/Headphones(if unsealed), or any item that may come in contact with the mouth, ears or nose. There are no warranties for the following items. The item "Ibanez AZ242FTWG AZ Premium Model Electric Guitar in Tequila Sunrise Gradation" is in sale since Thursday, February 20, 2020.
This item is in the category "Musical Instruments & Gear\Guitars & Basses\Electric Guitars". The seller is "altomusic" and is located in Middletown, New York.This item can be shipped to United States.