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post #1 of 4 (permalink) Old 05-18-2009, 03:28 AM Thread Starter
 
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question for RG1570 owners

Hi, I'm new to the site, I signed up because I'm about to buy my first ibanez.

I have ONE question.

I'm getting an RG1570. I have 2 choices.
Suede black, or mirage blue.

I like the suede black a little better, but I'm concerned the suede finish will scratch easier.

has anyone any experience with either finishes? Also, can i wax the suede finish?

thanks in advance guys
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post #2 of 4 (permalink) Old 05-18-2009, 08:16 AM
 
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Re: question for RG1570 owners

Suede black is a matte finish and in my experience, much harder to keep clean. Finger prints etc. It does not have a clear coat.
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post #3 of 4 (permalink) Old 05-18-2009, 10:31 AM
 
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Re: question for RG1570 owners

not for black

in addition to the maintenance factor, its boring as hell

i'd take that fancy blue anyday
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post #4 of 4 (permalink) Old 05-19-2009, 10:13 AM
 
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Re: question for RG1570 owners

The clear coated finishes are much more durable, plus the mirage blue is quite nice and the suede black is dull as dishwater.

Rock on!
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