Discover the Ibanez Tom Quayle TQMS1 Signature Electric Guitar in Celeste Blue, Exclusively at Irvine Art and Music
Unleash your fusion mastery with the Ibanez Tom Quayle TQMS1 Signature Electric Guitar, the preferred choice of renowned jazz-fusion virtuoso Tom Quayle. Crafted with vintage-inspired elegance, this solidbody electric guitar features a balanced alder body that sets the stage for its exceptional sound. Equipped with a Seymour Duncan Alnico II Pro Custom single-coil pickup and a Magic Touch-mini humbucker, the TQMS1 delivers versatile tones with remarkable clarity. The dyna-MIX5 switching system offers five captivating pickup combinations, allowing you to explore a wide sonic palette. Experience unparalleled playability with the S-Tech wood roasted maple neck and 22-fret rosewood fingerboard. With the Gotoh T1802 tremolo and locking tuners, you can confidently bend, twist, and dive-bomb without sacrificing intonation. The Tom Quayle TQMS1 Signature also features Luminlay side dots, mother-of-pearl fingerboard inlays, and a captivating reflective gloss finish.
Unrivaled Construction for Long-lasting Performance To capture the vintage mojo of the Tom Quayle TQMS1 Signature, Ibanez meticulously crafted this guitar using high-quality tonewoods and enhanced construction techniques. The solid alder body offers a balanced tone and excellent sustain, embodying a trademark sound. The fast-playing roasted maple neck has undergone Ibanez's S-Tech wood nitrogen-heating treatment, enhancing stability, durability, water resistance, and tolerance to temperature changes. Sealed with oil for a comfortable feel, the AZ oval "C"-shaped neck provides a satisfying grip in lower fret positions and a contemporary feel for upper fret access.
Balanced and Clear Tones with Seymour Duncan The Ibanez Tom Quayle TQMS1 Signature is a perfect choice for players seeking a balance between classic twang and modern bite. With its classic single-coil/humbucker configuration, this guitar delivers versatility and clarity. The Duncan Alnico II Pro Custom single-coil in the bridge position offers sweet and smooth tones, ideal for rock and blues. In the neck position, the Magic Touch-mini humbucker provides balanced and articulate sound across the entire frequency spectrum. The dyna-MIX5 switching system, controlled by a mini toggle and 3-way lever switch, unlocks various pickup combinations, enabling you to achieve the precise tone you desire.
Superior Tuning Stability with Gotoh T1802 Tremolo Developed in collaboration with Gotoh, the T1802 bridge on the Tom Quayle TQMS1 Signature ensures outstanding tuning stability and performance. Featuring machined titanium saddles and a solid-steel tremolo block, this bridge offers quick response and exceptional articulation. The narrow string spacing facilitates effortless string skipping and hybrid picking techniques. Loading the tremolo arm is effortless thanks to the T1802's snap-and-hold socket, and the arm torque adjuster allows for precise adjustments without the need for additional tools. With stud lock screws securing the stud bolts in place, the T1802 enhances resonance and provides excellent tuning stability. Experience smooth tremolo motion in both directions with the 2-point floating tremolo system.
Ibanez Tom Quayle TQMS1 Signature Electric Guitar Features:
- Signature guitar of jazz-fusion virtuoso Tom Quayle
- Balanced-sounding alder body
- Seymour Duncan Alnico II Pro Custom single-coil and Magic Touch-mini humbucker deliver versatile tone with exceptional clarity
- dyna-MIX5 switching system provides several different pickup combinations
- S-Tech wood-roasted maple neck offers stability and durability
- Easy-playing rosewood fingerboard with 22 stainless steel frets for extra durability
- AZ oval "C" neck profile fills your hand nicely down low while providing a more modern feel up high
- Gotoh T1802 tremolo provides excellent tuning stability
- Luminlay side dots, mother-of-pearl fingerboard inlays, and a reflective gloss finish
- Number of Strings6
- Body TypeSolidbody
- Body ShapeTom Quayle Signature
- Body MaterialAlder
- Top MaterialMaple
- Body FinishGloss Polyester
- ColorCeleste Blue
- Neck MaterialS-Tech Roasted Maple
- Neck ShapeAZ Oval C
- Neck JointBolt-on
- Radius9"-12" compound
- Fingerboard MaterialRosewood
- Fingerboard InlayWhite Dots
- Number of Frets22, Jumbo, Stainless Steel
- Scale Length25.5"
- Nut Width1.653"
- Nut MaterialBone
- Bridge/TailpieceGotoh T1802 Tremolo
- TunersGotoh Magnum Lock with Height Adjustment Post
- Neck PickupSeymour Duncan Magic Touch-mini Humbucker
- Bridge PickupSeymour Duncan Alnico II Pro Custom Single-coil
- Controls1 x volume, 1 x tone
- Switching3-way blade pickup switch, 2-way dyna-MIX5 system with Alter Switch
- StringsD'Addario, .010-.046
- Case/Gig BagHardshell Case
- Manufacturer Part Number:TQMS1