Ibanez TM1702M Talman Prestige Electric Guitar, Tri Fade Burst
Ibanez TM1702M Talman Prestige Electric Guitar, Tri Fade BurstDetails
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From Ibanez's Prestige team comes this addition to their Talman Prestige series, the TM1702M has an Alder body coated in a Tri Fade Burst finish and with a Maple neck and fingerboard to create those classic tones. With an IFX-PRO bridge, Gotoh locking machine heads, and Seymour Duncan Aklnico II Pro pickups, the TM1702M is an exceptionally crafted guitar that has the quality's of old Ibanez guitars with the craftsmanship of modern Ibanez guitars.
Alder Body with an IFX-PRO Fixed Bridge
Constructed from Alder for its body, the Talman produces a full-bodied tone that is strong enough to carry with it plenty of sustain. Delivering beefy mids, excellent lows and sizzling highs that aren't too harsh, the TM1702M is an excellent sounding guitar that brings with it the classic tones of early 90's Ibanez guitars with the innovations of modern models. Also situated on the body is the IFX-PRO bridge that brings with it exceptional intonations thanks to its six individual string saddles.
Talman Classic-Plus Maple Neck and Fingerboard
The Talman features a Maple neck and fingerboard to provide brightness to the guitars tone and cleans up some of it roughness, whilst adding sizzle to the highs and some firmness to the lows. With a Talman Classic-Plus "C" shape to help accommodate for sliding players and allows for a quicker playing style, the guitar also has a bone nut for some added sustain and a fast access neck joint to provide the ability to reach the higher frets with ease.
Seymour Duncan Pickups
The Ibanez features a pair of Seymour Duncan Alnico II Pro pickups, with one situated at the bridge and the other at the neck, to produce a classically sweet tone that has plenty off sustain. Even when subjugated to a distorted amp, the pickups are versatile enough to produce enough responsiveness to adjust the tone to something clean and with a softer attack. Along with the pickups comes controls to adjust the volume and tone and a 3-way selector switch to allows for either pickups to be used together or individually, making the TM1702M excellent for country, pop, blues or classic rock.
Over the past 30 years, Ibanez Guitars have always been at the forefront of developing the right tools for Electric Guitar players pushing the boundaries of music. For decades, Ibanez designers and luthiers have been the embodiment of this ideology, pushing their skills to the edge of imagination, consistently creating some of the most versatile and unique instruments ever. Although Ibanez guitars have been made since 1908, it wasn't until the late 1980’s that they began to form an identity for themselves when artists such as Steve Vai and Frank Zappa began using their instruments. Now with a huge artist clientele across the globe Ibanez are a leading manufacturer of electric guitars and basses and a first choice for many dedicated musicians.
Body & Bridge
- Body: Alder
- Bridge: IFX-PRO
- Construction: Bolt-On
- Finish: Tri Fade Burst
Neck & Fingerboard
- Neck: Maple
- Neck Profile: Talman Classic-Plus
- Fingerboard: Maple
- Frets: Medium Frets
- Number of Frets: 22
- Inlays: Black Dots
- Scale: 648mm (25.5")
- Width at Nut: 41mm
- Width at Last Fret: 57mm (21st Fret)
- Thickness at 1st: 21mm
- Thickness at 12th: 22mm
- Radius: 305mmR
Electronics & Harware
- Bridge & Neck Pickups: Seymour Duncan Alnico II Pro (Passive/Alnico)
- Controls: 1x Volume, 1x Tone, 3-Way Switch
- Machine Heads: Gotoh Locking
- Hardware: Chrome
- Includes: Hardshell case
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