Jem7PBK - Question about the neck - Jemsite
Ibanez JEM, UV, JS & Other Signature Models For discussion of Ibanez JEM, Universe and JS (Satriani) guitars only.

 
LinkBack Thread Tools Display Modes
post #1 of 4 (permalink) Old 03-07-2002, 03:32 PM Thread Starter
 
Join Date: Mar 2002
Posts: 4
Jem7PBK - Question about the neck

Hello there,

I have a question about the neck of the Jem7 PBK.
I read on this site that it is a wizard neck and not a
Jem777 neck wich was used on the other guitars
during that period. Now is my question, why?
Had Ibanez laying some of these necks around or
did Steve Vai wanted a Jem with a Wizard neck.
(Same question goes for the Jem777DSY)

M.H. Holland
Martijn is offline  
Sponsored Links
Advertisement
 
post #2 of 4 (permalink) Old 03-07-2002, 03:36 PM
site founder 0% owner
 
jemsite's Avatar
 
Join Date: Nov 2000
Location: NJ - USA
Posts: 11,475
Reviews: 1
Jem7PBK

welcome to the forum. The JEM7PBK is a wizard-like neck with smaller profile than the original 777 necks, featured on the DY. It is unknown why that profile was selected, and if it were a Vai request, or something Ibanez did and he signed off on. He played alot of FPs and UV prototypes around that time anyways... glen
jemsite is offline  
post #3 of 4 (permalink) Old 03-07-2002, 03:58 PM Thread Starter
 
Join Date: Mar 2002
Posts: 4
Jem7PBK

Thanx for your quick respons,
Martijn
Martijn is offline  
post #4 of 4 (permalink) Old 01-03-2007, 08:04 AM
 
Join Date: Oct 2006
Location: overthere
Posts: 1,785
Re: Jem7PBK - Question about the neck

hee martijn..

if you want to play on a pbk neck?you can try mine if you want.
i have a pbk.and live in holland.(groningen / hoogeveen)
you can email me.the neck is different than a rg550.very strange.
and is also not a JEM pmc neck,there are little differences.usa custom is also different.the feel is thinner.smoother...but very nice...buy one if you can!
brianxtr is offline  
Reply

Tags
jem pmc , pbk neck , steve vai

Quick Reply
Message:
Options

Register Now



In order to be able to post messages on the Jemsite forums, you must first register.
Please enter your desired user name, your email address and other required details in the form below.

User Name:
Password
Please enter a password for your user account. Note that passwords are case-sensitive.

Password:


Confirm Password:
Email Address

IMPORTANT: You will be required to activate your account so please ensure that your email address is correct.

If you do not receive your activation check your spam folder before using the CONTACT US form (at the bottom right of each page).



Email Address:
OR

Log-in











Thread Tools
Show Printable Version Show Printable Version
Email this Page Email this Page
Display Modes
Linear Mode Linear Mode



Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
FS: Ibanez Jem7pbk neck christiaannagel Classified Ads: Ibanez JEM/UV Guitars 4 05-01-2011 12:07 PM
Nooby Question: Cleaning the neck (not fretboard, neck!) mango_icecream Tech: Setup, Repairs and Mods 8 05-12-2008 09:03 PM
ibanez jem7pbk neck for sale glydian Classified Ads: Ibanez JEM/UV Guitars 5 07-06-2007 10:40 PM
BSB Question - neck finish question j i m Ibanez JEM, UV, JS & Other Signature Models 7 02-23-2001 05:29 PM

Posting Rules  
You may post new threads
You may post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is On
Trackbacks are On
Pingbacks are On
Refbacks are On

 
For the best viewing experience please update your browser to Google Chrome