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 Post subject: Ibanez RG550
PostPosted: Sat Apr 07, 2018 5:08 pm 
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Kramer Maniac
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I don't get excited about many new guitars but the new Ibanez RG550 re-issues look awesome:

http://www.ibanez.com/products/u_eg_det ... color=CL01

Maple board, no fussy inlays, no garish figured wood, cool colours and a proper Edge tremolo.


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 Post subject: Ibanez RG550
PostPosted: Sat Apr 07, 2018 5:41 pm 
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Where's the money grip?
No swirl?
Seriously tough, that neon purple finish is kinda badass!! :headbang

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 Post subject: Ibanez RG550
PostPosted: Sat Apr 07, 2018 7:05 pm 
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Old blocky neck joint... I prefer the rounded one.


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 Post subject: Ibanez RG550
PostPosted: Sat Apr 07, 2018 7:46 pm 
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I prefer my original ones to the new ones :thumbs
This one has seen some action but still plays beautifully!
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This however is my fave with a Jem neck fitted :thumbs
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 Post subject: Ibanez RG550
PostPosted: Sun Apr 08, 2018 4:35 am 
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I really like them :thumbs .

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