Offered for sale;

Used 1985 Ibanez Roadstar II Bass model RB650 serial number D855250.

This bass is in very good condition, neck and frets are fine, cosmetically quite nice!

Way back in the ‘80s Ibanez said:

“The RB650 offers the best of both worlds by featuring the versatility of the Super P4 pickup in combination with the Super J4, for round full bass, crisp snapping treble, and everywhere in between sound variations. With a full 34” scale length maple neck on a basswood and birch body, the RB650 bass is a valuable addition to any man’s band.”

“The Super P4 and Super J4 pickups have been the bass players favorite since their introduction. The Super P4 offers a powerful output for a full gutsy bottom. The Super J4 pickup adds clear bright treble to your bass naturally warm character.”

Imperial Guitar says:

“Instead of modifying your nice Japanese P-Bass by routing in a J-Bass pickup and loading it with a DiMarzio Model P and Model J, Ibanez made one for you.”

Cool bass, cool price!

Original hard shell case included.


Year: 1985

Serial number: D855250

Body: Basswood & Birch

Neck: Maple 1pc.

Finish: Black 

Fingerboard: Maple

Scale Length: 34”

Number of Frets: 21

Pickguard: White

Bridge:  Ibanez standard

Tuners:  Hercules B

Pickups:  Super P4, Super J4

Controls: Volume / volume, tone

Width at Nut:  1 9/16”

Radius: 7/25”

Weight: 9.2 lbs.

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Imperial Guitar & Soundworks

Imperial Guitar & Soundworks

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Imperial Guitar & Soundworks
Bill, Dianne
New Paltz, NY
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