#1
Hey guys, serious question this time
Some of you may know me as I try and help EG as much as I can but maybe you ibanez freaks can help me this time..

I'm shuffling between these two guitars..for now:

Ibanez RG3120FM Prestige for $1550 AUS


Solid Mahogany Body
Unique chevron AAA Flamed Maple top,
Amazing color and natural binding.
3 Peice Wizard Prestige Neck
24 Dunlop Jumbo frets
DiMarzio BREED (bridge)
DiMarzio PAF Pro (neck)
Ibanez Low Edge Pro tremolo
5-way toggle switch,
volume and tone controls
Has DiMarzio Strap Locks Fitted
Gotoh Japan Tuners

vs

Ibanez J Custom RG8570DR for $1700~ AUS


[SPECIFICATION]
Body : Flamed Maple(Top), Mahogany(Back)
Neck : 5 Piece(Maple+Bubinga)/Wizard neck
Finger board : Rosewood(Flame Maple binding)
Fret : Custom Jumbo(SBB216-195)
Bridge : Edge Pro
Neck Pickup : DiMarzio Air Norton(H) neck pu
Middle Pickup : DiMarzio Blue Velvet(S) mid pu
Bridge Pickup : DiMarzio Tone Zone(H) bridge pu

Neck Dimension : Scale 648mm/25.5"
a : Width at Nut 42mm
b : Width at Last Fret 58mm
c : Thickness at 1st 19.5mm
d : Thickness at 12th 21.5mm

Serial Number : 39048
Year of Manufacture : 2003
WEIGHT : 3.72Kg
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I know its a lot to read but....
Help guys?
Pro's and Cons?
Last edited by Arterial at Jun 17, 2010,
#2
The J custom hands down to me. I really like the extra versatility of the single HSH configuration and that red is beautiful.
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#3
personally id get the red one i like how it looks and i also like the pick up position of middle and neck pup
#4
J.Custom. On top of being of slightly better build quality it's also got the best pickup configuration on the planet: H-S-H
Quote by Marty Friedman
Because I bend in such an unorthodox fashion; the notes kinda slide up and slide down...
#7
Quote by archenemyfan
considering that this J.C doesnt have that stupid vine inlays,its far ahead

im personally a fan of the vine inlays =P
#8
Quote by Arterial
im personally a fan of the vine inlays =P


then buy a new JC..job done..but if you dont like the Edge zero trem,thats a problem

right out of the box the JC has better quality..
#9
J Custom
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#11
J custom
Damn it! Disable can't use disable to disable Disable's disable because disable's disable has already been disabled by Disable's disable!