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    Cosmo in color, no corrosion, in excellent condition and mechanically perfect. I pulled this out of a 5SEX1 as I wanted a black version. Comes with everything except the anchors and studs. I have a new set of string blocks coming from Rich which will be included. $210 including expedited...
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    Hey whats goin on, I am selling a 2007 Ibanez S470 Black: -Zero Resistance Tremolo -Wizard II neck -Duncan SH-11 in bridge (also comes w/ stock pup) -"wave?" style inlays -Locking nut Reason for selling: I tried, I really did, but I hate Floyd rose style tremolos. Fixed bridge club forever...
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    i was adjusting the intonation on my RG and the saddle screw stripped, any ideas in how to get it out?? i have spare saddle screws to replace that one but i need to unscrew that on first, thanks
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    Hi! I'm new to this forum. I'm considering buying a new S570 w/ZR tremolo or S5470 Prestige w/ZR2 tremolo. I've been reading a lot of posts citing sustain issues with these guitars where the higher notes die off in a couple of seconds. So far I've not found a consensus as to the culprit...
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    Hey guys. I just got me a 2003 S470 and it has the ZR Tremolo. Now, I'm completely new to the whole locking tremolo and I've never really worked on a guitar before. But I did some research and some forum posting and found out that the arm holder is loose. Now, I hear that it's possible to...
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    I just bought a used Ibanez S470 with the ZR Tremolo system. When I bought it, it didn't come with a tremolo bar. I'm completely new to the floating bridge system and the guy at the store didn't seem to know much either. I bought it because I managed to get a good price on it. When I came home...
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    Hi, I'm trying to change strings on my S470 for the first time, and everything was great until I tried to tighten the high e string. No problems with other strings. No matter how tight I tighten it to the bridge, it always pops out when I try to tune. Any ideas? It was painful to get the old...
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    I may sound a little thick here, just a quick question - i'm replacing my ZR Trem with an Edge III, i know there is work to done on the S series body to fit the trem, the question is how do you remove the pots holding the trem posts without damaging the guitar body as the pots for an Edge III...
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    Hi everyone, I just bought a 2000 Ibanez S470 jb with a lo trs II, I was wondering if I could put Ibanez ZR trem in its place without any body work or body gaps (like basically bolt in)….any help...
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    Hi, well im interested in the zr trem but i don´t know if it is a good trem?. do anybody know is this a good trem?????????? thanks a lot :p
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    just bought a S series Ibanez S-570dxqm bright blue burst. just got it for less than a week now. i am hearing some loud SQUEAKING sound each time i rotate the TREMOLO ARM. any ideas what the heck is wrong with my guitar? pls help!!
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    hi, i have a s470dxqm and in the instructions manual said's that I can switch it to floating operation, this is better than the normal function?
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    Ok so im new to forums... Anyway im builing another guitar and ive played the "s" series and fell in love with the ZR tremolo.. Can i put the ZR in a RG350 body without having to rout any??? if not what tremolo would you suggest? I'm not to happy with the EDGE PRO trem, (and yes i know how to...
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    Ok, so im building another new guitar and i was wondering if anyone new if the new ZR tremolo will fit in an RG without having to rout anything besides the back tremolo Cavity? I've heard many good things about the ZR, Any feedback about the ZR would be great too.. (whether its a good investment...
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    Hello, I've joined this forum because of the many great things said about this place! I'm seeking help on a problem I've got with my S470 (w/ZR tremolo system) and I thought that this might be the best place to come since the Ibanez forums are very quiet at the moment. I've had my S series S470...
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    Hello, I'm going to start a Sabre project and I'm looking for parts. Continental North America only, please. I'm looking for an AANJ S body, needs to be routed for ZR trem. Preferred HH route but will consider HSH or HSS. I'm also looking for a ZR trem, prefer cosmo or just plain black...
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    I have an S470 with a ZR tremolo system. I want to upgrade my guitar. Is is possible to replace the ZPS1 with a ZPS2 without making any changes to the guitar body?
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    When did Ibanez start putting ZR's on S series? Thanks a ton
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    Hello all, Im new to this forum since I (for the first time since playing for over 20 years) i have finally become a proud Ibanez owner (infact i bought 2, 1 SA260FM and one s470). However, the s470 need some work and I didn´t get a manual with it. The holder of the trem. arm is a bit loose...
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