Ibanez AFC155 JBB Artcore Contemporary Archtop Jet Blue Burst
For decades, Ibanez has been re-energizing the hollow body world with a wide variety of original designs, unrivaled playability and polished tone. By closely working with many legendary artists, Ibanez is constantly striving to experiment, innovate and deliver. This enthusiasm for exploration has led to the creation of the Contemporary Archtop series. Specifically designed to meet the demands of today's cutting edge players. Selected tone woods, outstanding craftsmanship, custom pickups and reliable hardware, are all elements carefully chosen for inspiring serious and experienced players. The Contemporary Archtop series is an invitation to take your guitar style on a new musical journey.
Spruce top/Maple back & sides body
As well as providing its stylish appearance these features help provide a balanced tone, and with the addition of plywood top, help to avoid unnecessary feedback.
Ebony fretboard w/ Artstar fret edge treatment
The Ebony fretboard with Artstar fret edge treatment provides tight response and smooth left-hand fingering.
The rock solid Ebony compensated bridge give the output a clear intonation, longer sustain and acoustic resonance.
Magic Touch-Mini pickup
The Ibanez custom made Magic Touch-Mini humbucker pickup provides a balance of classic tones, alongside clear articulation on both the top and bottom of the sound spectrum. Players can enjoy the clean response on the top end, presenting fast melodies or complex chord progressions with clarity and precision.
Thanks to floating mount, the "Magic Touch-Mini" pickups do not dampen the guitars natural body vibration, thus allowing a bigger richer acoustic tone.
AFC Specially designed Tailpiece cover/Pickguard
neck type AFC 3pc Mahogany/Maple set-in neck
body Spruce top/Flamed Maple back & sides
fretboard Bound Ebony fretboard w/Mother of Pearl off-set block inlay
fret Medium frets w/Artstar fret edge treatment
number of frets 20
bridge Ebony bridge
tailpiece VT14 tailpiece w/AFC wood cover
neck pickup Magic Touch-Mini neck pickup (Passive/Alnico)
bridge pickup Magic Touch-Mini bridge pickup (Passive/Alnico)
factory tuning 1E,2B,3G,4D,5A,6E
string Flatwound strings
string gauge .011/.015/.022w/.030/.040/.050
hardware colour Gold
Scale : 628mm/24.7"
a : Width 43mm at NUT
b : Width 56.3mm at 20F
c : Thickness 21mm at 1F
d : Thickness 24mm at 9F
Radius : 305mmR
a : Length 19 1/2"
b : Width 15 3/4"
c : Max Depth 3 5/8"
*Specifications subject to change without notice.