Wizard 7 w/Bubinga & without comparison, RG7620? - 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 5 (permalink) Old 03-17-2004, 03:34 AM Thread Starter
Join Date: Apr 2003
Location: California
Posts: 469
Wizard 7 w/Bubinga & without comparison, RG7620?

This topic I'm sure has been discussed, but I can't seem to find the thread on it.
Does anyone know if the profile, thickness or feel of the pre-2000 Wizard 7 necks on the RG7620 are different than the Wizard 7 necks with the Bubinga stripe?
Thanks in advance!

john1880 is offline  
Sponsored Links
post #2 of 5 (permalink) Old 03-17-2004, 11:26 AM
Join Date: Jul 2002
Location: Melbourne, Australia
Posts: 237
The Wizard 7 neck spec appears consistent regardless of the year or whether it has a bubinga stripe or not. You can reference the specs on this page http://jemsite.com/axes/htm_features/spec_ib7.htm#rg

I got a RG7621 (without the stripe) and have played a RG7420 (with the stripe) and if there is any difference, I certainly couldn't feel it.

On another note, the RG421 you sold me is with LGM Guitars at the moment getting an amazing transformation done. Can't wait until Jeremy is done with it.
beyblade is offline  
post #3 of 5 (permalink) Old 03-17-2004, 11:31 AM Thread Starter
Join Date: Apr 2003
Location: California
Posts: 469
Hey! Good to hear from you. So it's still being worked on. Please post a picture, or email me a picture when it's done.

thanks for the info on the necks. I've yet to play a bubinga striped one.

john1880 is offline  
post #4 of 5 (permalink) Old 03-17-2004, 12:06 PM
Join Date: Apr 2002
Posts: 835
my left hand tells me that the neck without the bubinga stripe wasnt as flat and "squarry" as the one with. The '98 7620 I played was more comfortable than any other '00 or '01 I had my hands on. Those too flat, too thin necks hurt my hands, its like playing on a ruler
can be wrong, maybe they were always the same, but I didnt dream the difference in feel
sam669 is offline  
post #5 of 5 (permalink) Old 04-10-2004, 02:21 AM
Join Date: Apr 2001
Location: Minneapolis MN
Posts: 1,056
See now, I believe there is a difference. I had a 2000 RG 7421 - that's with a stripe - and a 1999 RG 7620 (without). The 7620 felt like my Universe (2000 model) - thick. But the 7421 was amazingly thin for a 7. I never should've sold that 7421. Hear that kids? Don't sell your guitars!
CrossingStar is offline  

lgm guitars

Quick Reply

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


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:


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
WTB AANJ Wizard or Super Wizard neck, Edge Tremolo faekildare Classified Ads: Guitars and Gear 0 06-04-2011 03:37 AM
Bubinga wizard neck loaded just42dave Classified Ads: Guitars and Gear 0 03-09-2011 09:38 AM
Are modern Wizard and Wizard II necks the same Fretboard Radius?!? gemini8026 All Other Guitars (including Prestige) 2 08-30-2009 05:55 AM
FS: Ibanez Wizard neck w/bubinga stripe chrisgr Classified Ads: Guitars and Gear 1 08-05-2008 01:46 PM
rg7620 with bubinga?? Monty-Jay All Other Guitars (including Prestige) 5 01-26-2003 04:01 AM

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