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Gotoh's Floyds are stamped steel baseplates, Ibanez are cast. All parts of the trem are proprietary to Ibanez so as snagg stated, economy of scale also plays a role, but it is a costlier trem to produce, and Ibanez has to pay what a Gotoh distributor would have to pay, and then mark it up to a distributor. And bottom line they have an extremely good reputation so command a premium because people will pay it. If nobody bought them they'd have to reduce the price. But by having it all proprietary if you need a lock block they list for $8, fine tuners are $9, a saddle is $27. You can buy a full set of complete Floyd saddles for less.

I've rejected lots of trems for scratches or other blems in the finish and used to always get a hard time, and my standard answer was 70% of the guitars they sell cost more than this part, if you want me to sell them they can't have blems.
 
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