RG Jem 55-5-50 - 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 5 (permalink) Old 12-28-2009, 08:33 PM Thread Starter
 
Join Date: Mar 2008
Location: Auckland, New Zealand
Posts: 88
Reviews: 3
RG Jem 55-5-50

Hi All, I feel silly posting a lil 555 Jem in this section with all you big boys but here goes.

I recently stripped/sold my 555 of all of its crap Cort hardware in all of its cosmo uglyness.
I was going to sell of the body and neck but then realized that I still had a bunch of decent hardware from a 91 RG550 sitting in the room. So I gathered it all up and took it to my local luthier to sort out as there were a few things that needed tweaking along the way.

Anyway, here she is, a Jem 555 in RG550 clothing... including the V series pups that turned out sounding great and then there is the most excellent original edge trem that I prompty had blocked



kigorri is offline  
Sponsored Links
Advertisement
 
post #2 of 5 (permalink) Old 12-28-2009, 09:31 PM
 
Join Date: Mar 2009
Location: UK/Ireland
Posts: 3,525
Re: RG Jem 55-5-50

Very nice!! Looks like you did a great job man. Fine looking guitar!!!
IbanezDaemon is offline  
post #3 of 5 (permalink) Old 12-31-2009, 02:58 AM
 
Join Date: Mar 2007
Location: Teesside UK
Posts: 973
Reviews: 10
Re: RG Jem 55-5-50

cool, looking good
richard1973 is offline  
post #4 of 5 (permalink) Old 01-03-2010, 06:23 AM
 
Join Date: Apr 2005
Location: Valencia, Spain
Posts: 778
Reviews: 3
Re: RG Jem 55-5-50

1- The original EVOīs sound better, switch them back.
2- Donīt block the trem, use it. If not there is no reason to fit in an edge because you could had the Lo-Trs II blocked.
vy100 is offline  
post #5 of 5 (permalink) Old 01-03-2010, 08:12 AM
 
Join Date: Oct 2008
Location: Dundalk, Ireland
Posts: 281
Re: RG Jem 55-5-50

Just out of curiousity, did the Edge bridge just drop right in or was there a route job done on it?
darrenw5094 is offline  
Reply

Tags
550 , 555 , jem

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










 
Similar Searches

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



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