Own a piece of Ibanez history. This is one of the most beautiful, like new vintage Ibanez RG550's from their Golden Era that you'll ever encounter nowadays. Here's a 1987 (first year of issue) Road Flare Red RG550 that appears to have been kept in a time capsule.
The color has NOT faded with age and is as bright and vibrant as when it left the factory. There are NONE of the usual neck pocket or lock-nut cracks, as is incredibly common with these guitars. One tiny nick along the top front edge that was professionally filled in to prevent anything from catching on it (just dab a little color-matched nail polish on it if desired), and a tiny nick along the rear bottom edge (nearly impossible to photograph) is it. Anything else will not photograph and would be so small as to be insignificant.YOU WILL NOT FIND FOR SALE ANOTHER VINTAGE RG IN THIS CONDITION. All original except for the colored volume and tone knobs. These original RG masterpieces have never been exactly duplicated and remain the pinnacle of play-ability and workmanship to this day. There's an obvious reason why the market is currently flooded with'Reissues' of this guitar: They are NOT the same. There's only ONE'Original One-Piece WIZARD guitar neck', and they were only available on the earliest Ibanez models (late 80's to early 90's). Razor thin and smooth as glass. The moment you hold one in your hands it all becomes clear.
Other than the usual tarnish on theneck plate, ALL hardware looks brand new look at that EDGE tremolo. Low action, straight neck, and plays and sounds like all Golden Era RG's... Built at the now-legendary Fuji-Gen factory in Japan during the. GOLDEN ERA of Ibanez RG's 1987 to 1993.NOTHING since comes close to these original, timeless machines. There's very good reason why these particular guitars are among the most sought after instruments in the world. Even the ones for sale nowadays that look like road kill command top dollar. Comes with the trem arm and like new Ibanez M100C molded hard shell case as shown. Don't miss this opportunity to add such a stunning piece to your collection. Listed elsewhere so don't hesitate. Reasonable offers will be considered, but don't hesitate to make one nonetheless.
ALL other locations will be extra. The item "1987 Ibanez RG550 RFR Road Flare Red jem usa withhardshell case V1 S1 V2 MINT" is in sale since Monday, January 13, 2020. This item is in the category "Musical Instruments & Gear\Guitars & Basses\Electric Guitars".fish" and is located in South Dartmouth, Massachusetts. This item can be shipped worldwide.