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The AS is a semi-acoustic guitar built to tackle just about any genre of music you throw at it.

  • The pickups are mounted directly to the center block for increased sustain and feedback elimination.

    Artcore -
    Ibanez first introduced Artcore back in 2002 and it has remained a workhorse hollow-body guitar for musicians all over the world ever since. The Artcore's combination of quality workmanship and affordability has created legions of devoted fans from diverse genres as blues, country, rock and jazz. Artcore offers musicians the purity of an old school jazz-box or a hybrid semi-hollow rocker. The line is highly respected for its tone, sustain and, expressive playability.

    Product Features

    Nyatoh neck
    The 3pc Nyatoh/Maple Neck provides a rich mid-low end.

    Walnut fretboard
    A Walnut fretboard features a well-balanced tonal character from low to high end.

    Medium frets
    Medium sized frets enhance the accuracy of your notes.

    Sapele / Sapele back and sides
    Sapele delivers a clear high end as well as a rich mid-low end.

    Infinity R H-H pickups
    Ibanez Infinity pickups deliver an accurate and tight sound with excellent dynamics. Even under heavy settings, they do not lose tonal clarity.

    Gibraltar Performer bridge
    The Gibraltar Performer bridge provides rich sustain and tuning stability. The low-positioned saddles promise comfortable playability.

    Quik Change III tailpiece
    The Quik Change III tailpiece enables faster and easier string changing.

  • The Ibanez AS53 TRF Electric Guitar in Transparent Red Flat
  • Sapele / Sapele back and sides
  • Nyatoh neck, Walnut fretboard, Medium frets
  • Infinity R H-H pickups
    • Guitar Weight: 5.2
    • Colour Code: TRF
    • Colour Filter: Transparent Red Flat
    • Origin: INDONESIA
    • Brand Series: AS Artcore
    • Strings: 6 Strings
    • Hardware Colour: Chrome
    • Neck Pickup: Infinity R (H)
    • Controls: 1 Volume, 1 Tone, 3-way toggle switch
    • Scale: 628 mm
    • Fretboard: Walnut fretboard, Medium frets
    • Inlay: White dot inlay
    • Top: Sapele
    • Finish: Satin Polyurethane
    • Tuning (Top to Bottom): 1E,2B,3G,4D,5A,6E
    • Case inclusion / Recommendation: No Case Inclusion. Recommended case: MS100C. Recommended bag: IHB541-BK.
    • Other Items Included: Hex wrench