Made in Japan in 1998
Channel 24 frets with jumbo frets 6100
2 humbucker: Dimarzio Air Norton in the neck position and Dimarzio Steve's Special in
Bridge Lo-Pro-edge (type floyd)
Channel "Viper Neck" single MODEL John Petrucci with rosewood fingerboard.
Rglages: 1 volume, 1 Tone and a 3 position pickup selector very practical.
Matte color patterns Picasso camoufflage "P4" much less "flashy" as other
JPM (P1, P2 and P3) and less messy because the paint is matt (less than fingerprints).
Contrl the volume and tonality are located lower than a conventional guitar
for not to impede the right hand over the technical sections.
- The handle: the "viper neck" is a little DIFFERENT handles traditional Ibanez.
It is a bit more thick and more rounded than most sleeves which gives an RG
DIFFERENT feeling a little, but we made it very quickly. The string action can be
RULES very low on the handle which gives this guitar a comfort incredible game.
The key: It is rosewood on all models JPM exeption of the MODEL
90th birthday where she is ebony.
Weight: Trsrsonnable, this guitar is asser lgre.
This guitar is very versatile can draw sounds very Saturs cleans up sounds of the most crystalline. I found the sound clear (set to intermediate-micro)
superb and very well balanced. The sound is very specific on gnral has not ever even drool with its very saturated.
"It is a very good guitar, very versatile (but unsuited for the blues) are very specific on the sounds it is ideal for the Hard Rock and Metal but is also very s well
for jazz-fusion (thanks to the micro Air Norton).
For me it is the guitar Idale availing oneself of the playability and sound I was looking for a long time. And the look of this model P4 is rather nice and not too flashy like
A model is now rare and collectible (this model is no longer produced for 10 years) over the manufacture is very really cares (much more than the current Ibanez).
So what I would do without hsitation choice, the only thing I regret is that this
MODEL n'xiste not 7 strings.