Ibanez AR520HFM AR Semi-Hollow Electric Guitar - Light Blue Burst SN 220500326

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Ibanez AR Standard Series Semi-Hollowbody Electric Guitar with Ibanez Super 58 Pickups, Gibraltar Performer Bridge, Quik Change Classic Tailpiece and Jatoba Fretboard in Light Blue Burst
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Serial Number: 220500326
Weight: 6.75lbs.

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Ibanez AR is a classic, one of the first original designs the company produced, and continues to be a sought-after instrument today; the AR series continues that legacy with AR520. The Standard series incorporates all the staples the Ibanez brand is famous for, such as fast necks and high-octane distortion in a package that is available and accessible to most players.

detail back view of Ibanez AR520 showing 3-piece maple neck and portion of body

Three-piece maple neck
A strong three-piece maple neck provides an enriched resonance.

detail top view of Ibanez AR520 showing jatoba fingerboard

Jatoba fretboard
Jatoba has a reddish-brown color and produces a rich midrange with a crisp high end.

detail top view of Ibanez AR520 showing jatoba fingerboard
close-up top view of Ibanez AR520 showing flame maple top

Flamed maple top, maple/okoume body
The flamed maple top offers a beautiful wood grain. Combining maple and okoume in the body provides a rich response and bright attack with a solid sound.

detail view of Ibanez AR520 showing Ibanez Super 58 humbucking pickups

Super 58 pickups
Ibanez Super 58 humbucking pickups feature moderate output and vintage tone.

detail view of Ibanez AR520 showing Ibanez Super 58 humbucking pickups
detail top view of Ibanez AR520 showing Gibraltar Performer bridge and Quik Change Classic tailpiece

Gibraltar Performer bridge and Quik Change Classic tailpiece
The Gibraltar Performer bridge provides rich sustain and tuning stability. The low-positioned saddles promise comfortable playability. The Quik Change Classic tailpiece enables faster and easier string changing.

detail top view of Ibanez AR420 showing two Tri-Sound pickup switches

Two Tri-Sound switches
Tri-Sound switches expand your guitar's versatility by giving each humbucker three different sounds.

detail top view of Ibanez AR420 showing two Tri-Sound pickup switches
More Information
Manufacturer Ibanez
Condition New
Electric Body Style Double Cutaway
Number of Strings 6-Strings
Right/Left Handed Right
Body Material Flamed maple top
Maple body
Okoume back
Neck Maple
Fingerboard Jatoba
Scale Length 24.75"
Nut Width 1.69"
Nut Material Plastic
Number of Frets 22
Fingerboard Radius 12.01"
Bridge Gibraltar Performer with Quik-Change Classic tailpiece
Vibrato/Tremolo Bridge No
Pickups Ibanez Super 58 humbucking (passive/alnico)
Pickup Configuration HH
Pickup Switching 3-position toggle
2 × Tri-Sound switches for coil tapping
Controls Volume knob
Tone knob
Finish Gloss polyester
Light Blue Burst
Hardware Finish Gold
Unique Features AR 3-piece maple set-in neck with smooth heel
Acrylic and abalone block inlays

Ibanez Electric Guitars and Basses Limited Warranty

Ibanez Electric Guitars and Basses sold in the United States are warranted by Hoshino USA. Please note that this information is only for Ibanez electric guitars and basses sold by authorized dealers in the United States.

Please return your completed Ibanez Warranty Card within 10 days of purchase to ensure proper owner registration of your guitar. This Ibanez Electric guitar ('Instrument') is warranted to be free from defects in materials and workmanship to the original owner, subject to all the following terms and conditions.

The Warranty provided herein is for a period of one (1) year from the date of the original retail purchase.

This Warranty is given by Hoshino (U.S.A.) Inc., 1726 Winchester Rd., Bensalem, Pennsylvania 19020 ('Hoshino') only to the original purchaser of this Instrument. Hoshino will repair or replace any part or parts of the Instrument which may prove defective under normal use and service during the one(1) year Warranty Time Period stated above (which Hoshino’s examination shall disclose to its satisfaction to be thus defective. This Warranty does not apply unless you provide a copy of your original sales receipt.

This Warranty does not cover: (a) any non-factory-installed electrical/electronic components or tuning hardware; (b) damage or defects due to alteration, misuse, abuse, normal wear and tear, extremes of temperature or humidity or abnormal strain; (c) accidental or intentional damage; (d) damage in shipping; (e) the repair or replacement of expendable maintenance items including, but not limited to, strings, tuning machines, or scratched pickguards; (f) normal fret wear; (g) plating on metal parts; (h) cracking or other damage to the finish; (i) any damage from accessories (synthetic straps, etc.); (j) an Instrument whose serial number has been defaced; (k) tonal characteristics (tone is a subjective matter and is not warranted); or (l) any Instrument purchased from other than an authorized Ibanez dealer.

To obtain warranty service, the Instrument must be returned to Hoshino at its address listed above through an authorized Ibanez dealer. A return authorization number, to be obtained from Hoshino Customer Service Department, must be written in a conspicuous place on the outside of the return shipping carton or the return will be refused. When returning the Instrument for service under this Warranty, a copy of the sales receipt establishing proof and time of purchase must be sent along with the instrument. All freight and insurance must be prepaid by the original owner.

You must maintain this instrument, without alteration, negligent use, misuse or abuse. All service of this Instrument must be performed by Hoshino. Any service performed on this instrument by other than Hoshino, or not specifically authorized by Hoshino, will terminate this Warranty.

Hoshino’s sole and exclusive responsibility shall be as provided under this Warranty and, under no circumstances shall Hoshino be liable for any incidental or consequential damages. This limited warranty is your exclusive remedy and is made in lieu of all other warranties, express or implied; all implied warranties, including, without limitation, any implied warranty or merchantability or fitness for a particular purpose, are hereby expressly limited in duration to the duration of this written warranty. Some states do not allow limitations on how long an implied warranty lasts or the exclusion or limitation of incidental or consequential damages, so the above limitations or exclusions may not apply to you. This Warranty gives you specific legal rights, and you may also have other rights which vary from state to state. No person, whether or not an agent, is authorized to make or assume any obligations other than those stated in this warranty.

Save your receipt! Ibanez cannot perform any Warranty Service without a copy of your original sales receipt. The registration of this Ibanez Guitar is important as it will allow Hoshino to keep you apprised of any improvements and / or upgrades made after your purchase.

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  • See below for transit day estimates. Please note, these are estimates and are not guaranteed.

Generally, package estimated transit days are as follows:

  • Upper Midwest: 1-3 days
  • Central US, South East US, and East Coast: 2-4 days
  • West Central US: 3-5 days
  • West Coast: 4-6 days
  • Alaska & Hawaii: 7+ days
All transit times are based in business days. Please allow 7-10 business days for most freight shipments. Business days are Monday through Friday and do not include public holidays and weekends (Saturday/Sunday.) For questions regarding estimates to your specific location, please contact us at [email protected] or 800-783-3368.