Featuring a Macassar Ebony fretboard! Macassar Ebony produces tight lows and mid range along with strong attack in the highs and quick response with rich sustain. The Gibraltar Standard II is a simple fixed bridge designed provide optimal transfer of each string's vibration and its smooth surface maximizes playing comfort. The coil tap switch adds sound and tonal variations for both pickups. Super-thin and ultra-playable Nitro Wizard 5-piece Panga Panga/Walnut neck substantially increases sustain The Sub Zero treated frets can stand up against the hardest riffing and string-bending. The luminescent side dot inlays make it easy for players to perform on dark stages, matching the dazzling luminescent Ibanez headstock logo. Indestructible Schaller S-Locks don't fail, even under the toughest conditions on stage. Through close collaboration between Ibanez and DiMarzio® Fusion Edge pickups have been engineered to produce a powerful, distinctive tone with a crisp, cutting high end, and a tight, compressed bottom end, minus any muddy mid-range. The Gotoh MG-T locking machine heads achieve incredible tuning stability, cutting down string-changing time.