Ibanez AZ2204F Prestige Series Electric Guitar (Transparent Aqua Blue)

Ibanez AZ2204F Prestige Series Electric Guitar (Transparent Aqua Blue)

Ibanez AZ2204F Prestige Series Electric Guitar (Transparent Aqua Blue)

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Product Highlights

  • AZ Oval C S-TECH WOOD Roasted Maple Neck
  • Flamed Maple Top / Alder Body
  • S-TECH WOOD Roasted Maple Fingerboard
  • Black Dot Inlay
  • 22 Jumbo Frets / 25.5" Scale
  • Gotoh T1802 Tremolo Bridge
  • 2 Seymour Duncan Hyperion Single-Coils
  • 1 Seymour Duncan Hyperion Humbucker
  • Coil Tapping through Alter Switch
  • Included Case
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Configuration: Flamed Maple Top | Alder Body

Alder Body

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Flamed Maple Top | Alder Body

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Ibanez AZ2204F overview

  • 1Description

Styled in a transparent aqua blue finish, the Ibanez Prestige Series AZ2204F is an electric guitar with a double cutaway. It sports a flamed maple top and an alder body. The flamed maple top helps round out the bright upper-midrange response inherent in alder.

Its neck, which offers a 25.5" scale, is crafted out of maple that's been roasted to stability, durability, and a feel more commensurate with vintage instruments than out-of-the-box axes. Atop the neck sits a roasted maple fingerboard with 22 stainless-steel jumbo frets. Black dot inlays are provided, as are luminescent side inlays that help you track fret positions on darkened stages. Strings are anchored to the body by a Gotoh T1802 tremolo bridge, while the headstock makes use of Gotoh Magnum Lock machine heads. 

For electronics, this guitar employs two Seymour Duncan Hyperion single coil pickups and one Hyperion humbucker. These feature a moderate output to preserve the clarity of your tone, even when you're playing through heaps of distortion. They also help you retain the definition of your pick attack, though not at the expense of tonal balance.

The guitar gives you a 5-way pickup selector switch, but two different pickup configurations are available through the Alter mini-switch. This gives you effectively nine different guitar tones, some single-coil focused, and other more humbucker in sound. Volume and tone knobs are also on hand to shape your timbre. A hardshell case is included. 

S-Tech Roasted Maple Neck
S-TECH roasted treatment increases the wood's stability, durability, water resistance, and tolerance of temperature changes. The neck is sealed with an oil finish, which helps make it feel similar to a well-played guitar neck.
Roasted Maple Fingerboard with Black Dot Inlays
S-TECH roasted treatment provides an excellent attack, a well-balanced tone, and a rich sustain. In order to achieve supreme neck grip comfort, the fingerboard edge is finished with a smooth curve.
Super All Access Neck Joint
The Super All Access Neck Joint offers eminent playability with its 8mm concave curve from the top of the body to the spherical surface of the joint. By maximizing the joint area between the body and the neck, sustain and resonance are increased as well.
Luminescent Side Dot Inlay
The luminescent side dot position marks make it easy for players to see fingerboard position marks when performing on dark stages.
Gotoh Magnum Lock Machine Heads with Height-Adjustable Posts
The AZ comes with Gotoh Magnum Lock machine heads, which have an established reputation for tuning stability. Its H.A.P. (height adjustable post) system allows for the adjustment of string posts for the appropriate tension of each string.
Oil-Impregnated Bone Nut and Stainless-Steel Frets
The oil-impregnated bone nut provides excellent tuning stability and warm rich resonance. Stainless-steel frets foster corrosion resistance. The wide and tall jumbo fret type offers a quick response, good articulation when playing chords, and clear tone when playing single notes.
Flamed Maple Top / Alder body
The flamed maple top helps balance the upper-midrange brightness of an alder body.
Ergonomic Body Back Contour
A shallow body back contour and a big forearm contour allow the guitar to fit the player naturally, thus increasing playing comfort. The AZ body has a deep waist and different radii on each body edge curve, making it easier to play in either standing or sitting positions.
Seymour Duncan Hyperion Pickups
Seymour Duncan Hyperion Pickups feature a moderate output through Alnico 5 magnets to preserve the clarity of the fundamental tone when using a distortion sound. These pickups also deliver a clear pick attack. From treble to bass, the overall tonal balance is evenly adjusted, and works well with various effect pedals.
dyna-MIX 9 Switching System with Alter Switch
dyna-MIX 9 offers nine sound variations and can easily switch between humbucker and single coil modes with just the mini switch. One mode is even able to simulate a humbucker sound from the combination of the 2 single coil pickups.
Gotoh T1802 Synchronized Bridge
The T1802 tremolo bridge features machined titanium saddles and a machined tremolo block for a quick response and a rich, thick tone throughout the frequency spectrum. The 10.5mm string spacing allows for easy picking across strings. Its snap-in construction makes it easy to load a tremolo arm.
General Features
  • Neck Type: AZ Oval C S-TECH WOOD roasted maple
  • Body: Flamed maple top / alder body
  • Fingerboard: S-TECH WOOD roasted maple fingerboard with black dot inlay
  • Frets: Jumbo stainless-steel frets
  • Bridge: Gotoh T1802 tremolo bridge
  • Neck Pickup: Seymour Duncan Hyperion (single coil, passive/alnico)
  • Middle Pickup: Seymour Duncan Hyperion (single coil, passive/alnico)
  • Bridge Pickup: Seymour Duncan Hyperion (humbucker, passive/alnico)
  • dyna-MIX 9 Switching System with Alter Switch
  • Nut: Oil-impregnated bone 
  • Hardware Color: Chrome
  • Tuners: Gotoh Magnum Lock machine heads with H.A.P.
Neck Dimensions
  • Scale: 25.5" / 648.0mm
  • Width at Nut: 1.7" / 42.0mm
  • Width at 24th Fret: 2.2" / 56.4mm
  • Thickness at 1st Fret: 0.8" / 20.5mm
  • Thickness at 12th Fret: 0.9" / 22.5mm
  • Radius: 12.0" / 305.0mm
In the Box
Ibanez AZ2204F Prestige Series Electric Guitar (Transparent Aqua Blue)
  • Hardshell Case
  • Limited 1-Year Warranty
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    • 1Description

    Ibanez AZ2204F specs

    Right/Left Handed Right-Handed
    Number of Strings 6
    Body Type Solid
    Cutaway Double-Cutaway
    Body Wood Top: Maple
    Alder
    Neck Type Bolt-On Neck
    Neck Wood Maple
    Fingerboard Maple
    Number of Frets 22
    Type of Frets Jumbo
    Scale Length 25.51" / 648 mm
    Radius 305 mil
    Nut Width 42 mm
    Bridge Type Tremolo
    Pickguard Yes
    Pickups Middle, Neck: Single Coil
    Bridge: Humbucker
    Controls Tone Control: x 1
    Volume Control: x 1
    Switching 5-Way Pickup Selector Switch

    Additional Alter switch for multiple pickup voicings

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