Weight: 6.9 lbs
The PM120 is a hollow body electric guitar model introduced by Ibanez in 2000. It is a signature model for American jazz guitarist and composer Pat Metheny. It was made in Japan by FujiGen. It has received the full treatment of Bill Puplett, setup beautifully, plays better than ever.
The PM120 features a full hollow body that is slightly thinner than than the usual jazz box with distinctive offset double cutaways with pointed horns. It has a maple top with ƒ holes and multi-layer binding and maple back and sides mated to a set-in mahogany neck with a 22-fret ebony fingerboard with binding and pearl/acrylic and abalone split block position markers. Components include a pair of Ibanez Silent 58 humbucking pickups with gold covers and individual volume controls with a master tone, a Gotoh Tune-o-matic style bridge floating on a wood base with a custom tailpiece, a bone nut, Sure Grip knobs, a stereo output jack and Gotoh tuning machines.
Body type: Hollow body
Length: 508mm / 20"
Width: 419mm / 16½"
Depth: 83mm / 3¼" (70mm at tail)
Top: Material: Maple
Binding: Multi-layer cream/black
Back/sides Material: Maple
Neck joint: Set-in
Bridge: Gotoh GE103B w/ wood base (10.4mm string spacing)
Tailpiece: PM120 trapeze
Knob style: Sure Grip II
Hardware color: Gold
Neck type: PM Prestige
Neck material: 1-piece mahogany
Scale length: 628mm/ 24¾"
Fingerboard material: Ebony w/ binding
Fingerboard inlays: Pearl and abalone split block
Frets: 22 / medium (Prestige edge treatment)
Nut: Bone (43mm)
Machine heads: Gotoh SGL510
Pickup configuration: HH
Bridge pickup: Ibanez Silent 58 (H) passive/alnico
Neck pickup: Ibanez Silent 58 (H) passive/alnico
Controls: Two volumes / master tone / 3-way toggle pickup selector
Output jack: ¼" stereo box (side mounted)
The PM120 was discontinued in 2013 and replaced with the single humbucker PM200.