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Discussion in 'Basses [BG]' started by tutumiley, Mar 1, 2011.

  1. tutumiley

    tutumiley

    Jan 2, 2011
    Can anyone list me the all the Ibanez basses that come equipped with EMGs? I am having a bit of trouble finding them all. It would sure be appreciated!:)
     
  2. Wild_Cat

    Wild_Cat

    Feb 14, 2009
    Montréal, QC
    The only Ibbies with EMG pickups that are currently in production are the SRT series: http://www.ibanez.com/BassGuitars/Series-srt

    As for older, discontinued-but-probably-showing-up-on-ebay-from-time-to-time, I'll let someone who really knows what they're talking about, like Swin, handle it. ;)
     
  3. J-wall

    J-wall

    Sep 7, 2006
    Camden, TN
    The Ibanez SRA series comes with EMG HZ's
     
  4. gabaptist

    gabaptist

    Mar 1, 2011
    Alaska
    The Ibanez SRA 500 has EMG Hz's... You can see me playing mine in videos at my blog - Praise and Worship Bass Guitar. I love it, it produces outstanding low-end, as well as a very good slap bass tone depending on the on-board electronic settings. For its price, I think it is an outstanding Ibanez model.

    Bobby
     
  5. jasper383

    jasper383 Supporting Member

    Dec 5, 2004
    Durham NC
    My Guitar Center has the SRA300 and SRA 305, the SRA 500 series little brother, and I am really impressed with both. Lightweight, effective EQ, clean sound, great necks.
     
  6. IngerAlb

    IngerAlb

    May 11, 2007
    Only the SRT and the SRA lines have EMGs. The big difference is: SRA basses come with EMG-HZ (which IMO are crap), while the SRT are equipped with US-made EMGs.
     
  7. Swin

    Swin

    May 25, 2008
    Toronto
    Disclosures:
    Ibanez Freakazoid
    Ok...here we go:

    AMERICAN MASTER
    BASS SERIES
    1991-92


    MAB4FM
    Flam map/mah, 3-pc
    map/purp-heart
    nk-thry, rw-fb, prl
    dots, EMG P/J,
    Wilk br/tp [NT]
    1991-92

    MAB4QM
    Quilted map/mah, 3-pc
    map/purp-heart
    nk-thry, rw-fb, prl
    dots, EMG P/J,
    Wilk br/tp [NT]
    1991-92

    MAB5BE
    5-string, birdseye map/mah,
    3-pc map/purp-heart
    nk-thry, rw-fb, prl
    dots, EMG P/J,
    Wilk br/tp [NT]
    1991-92

    CTB SERIES
    1992


    CTB5
    5-string, It map, 3/2-hs, rw-fb,
    custom inlay, 2 EMG J pu,
    die cast br/tp [BK, NT, TR]
    1992

    EX BASS SERIES
    1989-1995


    EXB445
    5-string, basswd, tilt 4-hs,
    rw-fb, EMG Select pu by '92
    [BK, BR, JB, WH]
    1991-95

    S BASS SERIES
    1990-92

    SB1500

    Bubinga, 5-pc bubinga/wenge
    nk, eb-fb, ab ovals, EMG P/J,
    AccuCast-B IV [BG]
    1992

    SOUNDGEAR SERIES
    1987-Present

    SR1000

    Contoured ash, tilt 2/2-hs, eb-fb,
    EMG P/J pu, 2-EQ, Omni Adjust
    br/tp, Cosmo blk hdw
    [BK, PN, LB]
    1990-91

    SR1500
    Contoured Padauk,
    tilt 2/2-hs, eb-fw, prl dots, EMG
    P/J pu, 2-EQ, AccuCast-B IV
    br/tp, Cosmo blk hdw
    [BG, NT, PD]
    1991-92

    SR505
    5-string, lt map, rw-fb, prl dots,
    2-EMG Select J5 pu, die-cast
    br/tp [BK, NT, TR, TT]
    1993-95


    WIMBISH,
    DOUG MODELS
    1999-Present

    DWB3

    Ash, 5-pc map/bubinga
    nk-thru, 2/2-hs, rw-fb,
    ab/prl ovals, EMG 35P4/
    35J pu, EQB DWB 2-EQ,
    AccuCast B20 [TO]
    2003-Present

    And the newer ones can be found in the current lineup on the website as Wild_Cat suggested.
    :D
     



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