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**This is a pre-order. The estimated ship date is provided by the manufacturer and is subject to change if there are any changes in production and logistics. We will keep you up to date if there are any changes to the estimated ship date with information provided from the manufacturer.
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5pc Maple/Walnut neck - The 5pc Maple/Walnut neck provides tonal clarity and superior attack.
Rosewood fretboard - Rosewood fretboard provides a well-balanced solid tone with a focused mid range.
PIA Blossom inlay - The newly designed PIA Blossom inlay is gorgeous, prominent, and elegantly imparts Steve Vai’s trademark style and artistic vision.
Scalloped Fingerboard on 21-24 Frets - For easier high note bending and tapping.
Alder body - The Alder body delivers a well-balanced bright tone, enriched resonance and sustain.
DiMarzio® UtoPIA™ pickups - Based on Steve's tonal preferences, DiMarzio® UtoPIA™ pickups are voiced for smoother highs, scooped mids and a more pronounced low-end. DiMarzio® UtoPIA™ pickups incorporate beautiful aesthetics and design elements meant to complement the cosmetic features of the guitar.
Gotoh® machine heads - Gotoh® machine heads provide super precision, smooth feel, and minimal back lush.
Edge tremolo - The masterpiece Edge bridge offers exceptional tuning stability, precise intonation adjustment, and playing comfort.
High-pass filter on volume control (push/pull) - A high pass filter on the volume pot maintains highs at low volumes.
Petal Grip - Exclusively designed for the PIA, the new Petal Grip offers a balanced, contemporary design aesthetic. It’s also meant to symbolize unity, companionship, and interpersonal bonds.
Magnetic Tremolo Cavity Plate - The tremolo cavity plate is held in place magnetically, allowing for quick removal and reinstallation when changing strings or adjusting the tremolo system.
Condition: This is a brand new Steve Vai Signature PIA3761C. It comes equipped with our Pro-Tech setup and Ibanez’s warranty. Drop Dee Guitars is an authorized dealer of Ibanez Guitars.
Pro-Tech Setup: Our Pro-Tech setup makes your guitar ready to rock straight out of the box. Here’s how..
- Make any adjustments so the neck is straight to avoid any fret buzzing and for comfort
- Check the nut and nut slots for any adjustments/filing to prevent any tuning issues, as well as for comfort at the lower frets
- Make any adjustments to the bridge/tremolo system so it’s in the proper position for tuning stability
- Set the action to a height that feels comfortable for each guitar
- Set the intonation so you’re in tune everywhere on the neck
All of these steps will make your brand new guitar feel as comfortable as ever and ready to play straight out of the box!
- Neck Type: PIA//5pc Maple/Walnut neck
- Top/Back/Body: Alder body
- Fretboard: Rosewood fretboard/PIA Blossom inlay
- Frets: Jumbo Stainless Steel frets/Prestige fret edge treatment
- Number of Frets: 24
- Bridge: Edge tremolo bridge
- String Space: 10.8mm
- Neck Pickup: DiMarzio® UtoPIA™ (H) neck pickup (Passive/Ceramic)
- Middle Pickup: DiMarzio® UtoPIA™ (S) middle pickup (Passive/Alnico)
- Bridge Pickup: DiMarzio® UtoPIA™ (H) bridge pickup (Passive/Ceramic)
- Factory Tuning: 1E,2B,3G,4D,5A,6E
- Strings: D'Addario® EXL120
- String Gauge: .009/.011/.016/.024/.032/.042
- Nut: Locking nut
- Hardware Color: Chrome
- Scale: 648mm/25.5"
- Nut Width: 43mm
- 24F Width: 58mm
- 1F Thickness: 18mm
- 12F Thickness: 20mm
- Fretboard Radius: 430mmR
- Case: Hardshell case included
- Tuners: Gotoh® machine heads
- Side Dots: Luminlay side dots
- Electronics: High-pass filter on volume control (push/pull)
- Frets: Scalloped Fingerboard on 21-24 Frets
- Trem Arm: Ultralite Tremolo Arm™ included
Extremely great purchase! I messaged Matt late at night inquiring about my own personal setup preference and he was super quick to respond! Incredibly well setup guitar and even more incredible customer service!
These guys are awesome!!! Great to work with... Talked me through all of the features and got the guitar to me sooner than I thought. Will be buying from these guys again!!
Great working with seller amazing communication and very well packaged guitar no complaints it is immaculate and amazing to play thank you so much.
Awesome seller! Very responsive and helpful, and a pleasure to work with! The guitar was well packed and is amazing!