Yamaha RGZ Custom

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General
Manufacturer: 
Yamaha
Made in: 
Japan
Series: 
Yamaha
RGZ
Signature Guitar: 
No
Strings: 
6
Construction: 
Neck-Through
Orientation: 
Right handed
Years: 
1988 to 1990
Body
Body Style: 
Super Strat
Body Material: 
Ash
Body color: 
Black
Pearl White
Purple Pearl
Rosethorne Red
Body finish: 
Gloss
Top: 
No
Carved top: 
Carved
Body binding: 
No binding
Pickguard: 
No Pickguard
Electronics
Neck Pickup Brand: 
Yamaha
Middle Pickup Brand: 
Yamaha
Bridge Pickup Brand: 
Yamaha
Piezo: 
No
Pickup Configuration: 
HSS
Tone knob: 
1
Volume knob: 
1
Mid boost knob: 
1
5 way switch: 
1
Mini toggle switch: 
2
Coil split: 
Yes
Control color: 
Black
Miscellaneous
Description: 

The Yamaha RGZ Custom is a  Super Strat made in Japan in the 80's. It features Yamaha's Hybrid Integrated Pickup System (H.I.P.S) where you can switch the pickups between Active and Passive modes indicated by a LED. Besides the tone, volume and midboost knob it also has a mini toggle switch for a coil tap for the bridge humbucker. The neck (neck through construction) is made of maple/mahogany and has a bound ebony fingerboard.


Neck
Nut Width: 
43 mm (1-11/16 inch)
12th fret width: 
52.52 mm
Final fret width: 
57.7 mm (2-1/4 inch)
Locking nut: 
Locking Nut
Thickness at nut: 
19.20mm
Thickness at 12th fret: 
22.20mm
Neck Material: 
Mahogany
Maple
Neck pieces: 
5 Piece
Neck color: 
Matching with body
Neck finish: 
Gloss
Neck binding: 
Binding
Neck binding color: 
White
Fretboard: 
Ebony
Scale Length: 
25.5 inch (648 mm)
Frets: 
24
Fret Size: 
Jumbo
Inlays: 
Diamonds
Inlay color: 
pearl
Scalloped Fretboard: 
Not Scalloped
Headstock
Tuning Key Arrangement: 
6-in-line
Locking tuners: 
No Locking Tuners
Headstock finish: 
Gloss
Matching headstock: 
Matching headstock
Tuning Machines: 
Yamaha
Reversed: 
Not reversed
Hardware
Bridge brand: 
Yamaha
Bridge type: 
Floyd Rose type
Hardware color: 
Black
Dimensions
Length: 
994mm
Width: 
322mm
Depth: 
48mm
Weight: 
3800g