Offering classic aesthetics, excellent playability, and a fat, rich tone, the Ibanez Artcore Expressionist AS93FM is great for players looking to add a well-rounded semi-hollow guitar to their arsenal.
The AS93FM boasts a laminated flame maple body which gives it a gorgeous look and a bright sound with plenty of bite. Its Super 58 humbuckers deliver a pleasantly warm and versatile tone, making it a perfect fit for rockabilly, blues, jazz, and anything in between. In terms of playability, this guitar hits all the marks - its 3-piece maple and nyatoh neck is incredibly comfortable, and its bound Macassar ebony fingerboard feels pleasantly smooth.
Complete with a Gibraltar Performer bridge and a Quik Change III tailpiece that makes string changes painless, the Ibanez AS93FM is a true workhorse, perfect for players seeking a value-packed semi-hollow guitar.
Body type: Semi Hollow
Top Material: Flamed maple (laminated)
Binding: Ivory multi-ply
Back/sides: Material: Flamed maple (laminated)
Neck joint: Set-in
Bridge: Gibraltar Performer (10.5mm string spacing)
Tailpiece: Quik Change III
Pickguard: Tortoise shell on bakelite w/ ivory binding
Knob style: Sure Grip III
Hardware color: Gold
Neck type: AS Expressionist
Neck material: 3-piece nyatoh/ maple
Scale length: 24.75"
Fingerboard material: Macassar ebony w/ ivory binding
Fingerboard inlays: Acrylic block
Frets: 22 / medium
Nut: Ivory plastic (43mm)
Machine heads: Ibanez w/ half-moon buttons
Bridge pickup: Ibanez Super 58 bridge (H) (Passive/Alnico)
Neck pickup: Ibanez Super 58 neck (H) (Passive/Alnico)
Controls: Two volumes / Two tones / 3-way toggle pickup selector
Output jack: 1/4" mono (side mounted)