The RG652MPB features a poplar burl top on a mahogany body bolted to a maple and walnut neck with a 24-fret birdseye maple fingerboard with dot position markers. Components include an Edge double locking tremolo bridge, dual DiMarzio direct-mounted humbucking pickups and Gotoh tuning machines.
The RG652MPBL is a left-handed version. The RG652MQM is a similar model with a quilted maple top. The RG652MPBFX is a related model with a fixed bridge. The RG652AHM is a related model with an ash body.
The RG652MPB was available only in Japan in 2016, but was offered in the US market starting in 2017.