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IBANEZ AR Series: the return of a true original

The AR series is of Ibanez’s real classics. It was one of the first original designs created by Ibanez and continues to be a popular and sought after model – especially among collectors. The new AR series proudly continues that legacy today.

All AR series models feature a slim 3-piece maple neck, ultra smooth heel for the best playability, legendary Super 58 Custom pickups and a Tri-Sound switch for each pickup. Choose from serial, parallel & coil-tap wiring configuration for tonal variety. Non-slip Sure Grip III knobs support accurate volume & tone control.

Item Number: AR325-DBS SRP 2178.- PLN
AR420-VLS SRP 2348.- PLN

Body: Mahogany
Top: AR325: Figured Bubinga
AR420: Flamed Maple with Abalone Binding

Color: DBS – Dark Brown Sunburst
VLS – Violin Sunburst
Neck: 3pc Maple „Set-In“ Neck
Scale: 24,75“
Fretboard: Bounded Rosewood
Inlays: Pearl/Abalone Blockinlays
Frets: 22, medium
Bridge: ART1 Brigde with Quick
Change Classic tailpiece
Neck PU: Super 58 Custom (H)
Bridge PU: Super 58 Custom (H)
Hardware: Gold
Electronics: 2x Volume
2x Tone
2x Tri-Sound switch
Other: Sure Grip knobs

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