Help with Ibanez RGD73210Z matte finish! - Jemsite
All Other Guitars (including Prestige) Discussion about other Ibanez Guitars not covered in the above topics. Includes J-Custom, USA-Custom, Prestige subforum.

 
LinkBack Thread Tools Display Modes
post #1 of 3 (permalink) Old 11-06-2011, 09:52 AM Thread Starter
 
Join Date: Nov 2011
Location: Forlì,Italy
Posts: 18
Question Help with Ibanez RGD73210Z matte finish!

hey guys! i'm new here.some guys i know had a lot of problems with the matte flat black finish on the RGD7321,RGD7320Z and other matte finished ibbys.the finish is damaged with sweat.how could i prevent this? wristbands? any product to prevent this damn thing?

i'll post pics as soon as i have 10 posts or more.

HELP ME!

tdo.
thedarkoceans is offline  
Sponsored Links
Advertisement
 
post #2 of 3 (permalink) Old 11-06-2011, 10:15 AM
 
Join Date: Oct 2007
Location: The FTL, Florida
Posts: 4,353
Reviews: 21
Re: Help with Ibanez RGD73210Z matte finish!

I don't think you can do anything about it. The friction from your hand is essentially polishing the matte finish so that it smooths out the imperfections and makes it glossier. Aside from repainting the guitar I don't think there's anything you can do to fix it or keep it from happening. Maybe I'm wrong and someone else might correct me. Suede black and suede red I think have the same problems.
Like powder cosmo, Ibanez is good at making cool finishes that look "metal" in the store, but don't stand up well to continued real-world use. They should maybe paint the RGD7321 flat black like the RG7321 and call it a day.
mike570 is offline  
post #3 of 3 (permalink) Old 11-06-2011, 01:08 PM
Vendor
 
Rich's Avatar
 
Join Date: Dec 2000
Location: South Jersey
Posts: 25,565
Re: Help with Ibanez RGD73210Z matte finish!

I've had decent results blending the surface of these matte finishes with Mr. Clean Magic Erasers. They do a really good job of cleaning them also. Although it won't look perfect, it will help to matte the pollished spots a little and blend them into the rest.
Rich is offline  
Reply

Tags
7 string , 7320z , matte , rgd , sweat

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
how to keep matte finish guitar neck clean??? ryguy Tech: Setup, Repairs and Mods 2 12-30-2009 07:32 PM
Repainting a guitar - matte finish mwng All Other Guitars (including Prestige) 2 07-29-2009 06:38 PM
Ibanez guitars with matte neck finish rzul All Other Guitars (including Prestige) 6 05-07-2008 12:42 PM
matte>shiny no matte VaLDeZ Tech: Setup, Repairs and Mods 5 07-08-2006 06:03 PM
FS: RGT-Ibanez Customshop Neckthrough Matte Black - UK 7 Dying Trees Classified Ads: Guitars and Gear 20 10-07-2005 01:27 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 Off
Trackbacks are On
Pingbacks are On
Refbacks are On

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