Dino's New Ibanez LACS RGA7!

Discussion in 'Sevenstring Guitars' started by Sebastian, Jul 14, 2017.

  1. Sebastian

    Sebastian Poland CEO / RHLC ©

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    26.5"
    Body: Ash
    Neck: Maple/Wenge 3 Piece
    Fretboard: Ebony with 24 frets
    Tight End R-7 fixed bridge
    Seymour Duncan Duality pickup
    Hipshot Open Back Locking Tuners

    Looks amazing!
     
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    Glades SS.org Regular

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    Thats the first ibanez I've ever seen with truss rod adjustment at the 24th fret.

    Very nice!
     
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    reverse headstock = awesome
    but to me its very dull looking overall, I love my pink flame tops ha
     
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    Looks very cool!
     
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    This is a tad plain though some of the spec is a real surprise here as Dino's used Floyd type bridges forever the pickup is a surprise too as the Duality model is passive and there isn't a 7 string version available at the moment.
     
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    Dawn of the Shred Power of the Riff

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    I like it!!!
     
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    While true the Duality isn't made in a 7 string yet, It is an Active pickup.
     
  8. MattThePenguin

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    I dream of having the opportunity to do this almost everyday. I love the plain look he went for, it looks effective.
     
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  9. Triple-J

    Triple-J the Experimetalist

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    Yeah that was my mistake it's funny though cause all the press blurb I've read about them never actually mentions their active it just talks about how they're a blend of passive and active tone so I assumed they're SD's take on the DiMarzio Deactivator or something.
     
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    this is not helping my gas for an ash topped super strat.
     
  11. MaxOfMetal

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    It's smart on thier part.

    The second a guitarist hears that a given pickup is passive all they think is "so they're EMG?". :lol:
     
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    BrailleDecibel K-U-N-fusion!

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    Hot damn, that is nice! It would be sweet if Ibanez made a new sig model out of this one, I would snap it up in no time! Highly doubtful they will, I'm sure, but a man can dream lol.
     
  13. HeHasTheJazzHands

    HeHasTheJazzHands greg rulz ok

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    Dino probably asked Duncan's CS to make him a Duality 7-string. Given he's been with them for over 10 years, they're most likely happy to oblige.

    But even then, this has some pretty major departures spec-wise.
     
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    Really liking this
     
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    Wow that's sexy! I love the wood grain. And the reverse headstock, single pickup, and no inlays really make this beauty look badass!
     
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    Really really digging it.
    Love everything about this one
     
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    Timeless shape. Reverse headstock or nothing.
     
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    Ok so I got curious and yesterday I messaged Seymour Duncan about whether the Duality 7's are prototypes or one off customs for Dino....they've just got back to me and it turns out they're prototypes! :metal:
     
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    manu80 Jackson for life !

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    Mayones takes finish ideas from ibanez
    Ibanez takes finish ideas from mayo...like the last iron label rg and frix6... strange logic
    Still i dig it, looks great
     
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    Really like the way it looks. Not any specs hardware wise that I would want but they did a nice job on that!
     
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