The RG8570M features a mahogany body with a flame maple top bolted to a maple and bubinga neck with a 24-fret maple fingerboard with off-set dot position markers. Components include DiMarzio pickups in an HSH configuration, an Edge Pro double locking tremolo bridge and a locking nut.
The RG8570 is a very similar model with a rosewood fretboard. The RG8670 is similar, but with an ebony fretboard with a Tree of Life inlay and violet chrome hardware.
The RG8570M was discontinued after just a single year of production.