Ibanez R470

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General
Manufacturer: 
Ibanez
Made in: 
Japan
Series: 
Ibanez
Radius
Signature Guitar: 
No
Strings: 
6
Construction: 
Bolt-On
Orientation: 
Right handed
Years: 
1992 to 1993
Body
Body Style: 
Super Strat
Body Material: 
Basswood
Body color: 
Black
Jewel Burst Blue
Lipstick Red
Body finish: 
Gloss
Top: 
No
Carved top: 
Not carved
Body binding: 
No binding
Pickguard: 
No Pickguard
Electronics
Neck Pickup Brand: 
Ibanez
Neck Pickup: 
Middle Pickup Brand: 
Ibanez
Middle Pickup: 
Bridge Pickup Brand: 
Ibanez
Bridge Pickup: 
Piezo: 
No
Pickup Configuration: 
HSH
Tone knob: 
1
Volume knob: 
1
5 way switch: 
1
Coil split: 
Yes
Control color: 
Black
Miscellaneous
Description: 

The Ibanez R470 is part of Ibanez' Radius series and features a very distinguished body form. The Ibanez R470 is similiar to the Ibanez 440R but has an HSH pickup configuration.  The contoured body shape is beveled around the outside edge also called the aerofoil edge, which pulls the body closer to the player for comfort in playing.  Other features are:

  • All Access Neck Joint
  • Ibanez Ultra neck
  • Ibanez Lo Pro Edge tremolo
  • Toplok III locking nut
  • Made in Japan

Neck
Nut Width: 
42 mm
Final fret width: 
56 mm
Locking nut: 
Locking Nut
Thickness at nut: 
19.50mm
Thickness at 12th fret: 
21.50mm
Neck Material: 
Maple
Neck pieces: 
1 Piece
Neck color: 
Natural
Neck binding: 
No binding
Fretboard: 
Maple
Rosewood
Fretboard radius: 
430 mm (17 inch)
Scale Length: 
25.5 inch (648 mm)
Frets: 
22
Fret Size: 
Medium
Inlays: 
Dot
Inlay color: 
pearl
Scalloped Fretboard: 
Not Scalloped
Headstock
Tuning Key Arrangement: 
6-in-line
Locking tuners: 
No Locking Tuners
Headstock color: 
Black
Headstock finish: 
Gloss
Headstock angle: 
angled
Matching headstock: 
Not matching headstock
Tuning Machines: 
Gotoh
Reversed: 
Not reversed
Hardware
Bridge brand: 
Ibanez
Bridge type: 
Floyd Rose type
Hardware color: 
Black