Current BC Rich Thread

Discussion in 'Standard Guitars' started by electriceye, Jan 18, 2018.

  1. Señor Voorhees

    Señor Voorhees SS.org Regular

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    I hate that inlay, but I like the lights... Too much Kyle in my blood, I guess.
     
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    gunshow86de Beef Jerky Time

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    All I want is a white or red Ironbird to exclusively play Bolt Thrower riffs, pls and thank you.

    I'm not seeing the downside here. :shrug:
     
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    They also have:
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    I'm a sucker for silly little things like that. I also really like V-Man's headless bass with the glowing red inlays/side dots. I honestly wish it were a more common feature, but I do tend to kind of like gaudy things like big dumb inlays (sometimes) and flashy junk that lends nothing to the playability. lol
     
  5. ExplorerMike

    ExplorerMike 60% of the time...it works every time.

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    I’ll admit I love that carbon fiber binding on the black guitars. Looks pretty cool. And I’m not much of an Ironbird guy but those last few posted are really awesome. Grabbed my attention immediately, in a good way this time too! May be making a convert out of me yet, but I’m digging pretty much everything they are putting out these days.
     
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  8. HeHasTheJazzHands

    HeHasTheJazzHands greg rulz ok

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    Gunslinger baybeeeeee

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    "Hey BC Rich Fam ! Sooooo this is a Gunslinger 2.0 prototype for the Prophecy Line (Don't worry - We'll do a run of the original 22 fret legacy version too) BUT this one will be a 24 Fret Neck Through, Sharp, No frills Modern double cutaway... Keep in mind we are still working on this, volume knob will probably move a bit lower etc... but beyond that: should we tilt the pickup as a nod to the original Gunslinger or keep it straight? Should we scalop the 21-24th fret ? What's your vision for the Gunslinger 2 ?"
     
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    High Plains Drifter ... drifting...

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    Volume lower and back, side inlays only, 24 fret neck thru, scalloped 21-24... Prefer tilted pup but wouldn't matter either way. I'd buy one in a heartbeat.
     
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    Brodozer and Kyle jokes aside, daaaamn... these guys are doing EXACTLY what they should be as a guitar brand.
     
  11. mlp187

    mlp187 Burrito Master Contributor

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    Holy shit this is going to be a rough year for down-selection and acquisition. Too much good stuff!
     
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    KnightBrolaire grossly incandescent

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    I hope the 7 string ironbirds come in lambo colors as well
     
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    I would like to see a gunslinger hardtail. Need more value conscious single pickup guitars out there
     
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    But aren't they going to be like 25.5"? If so, phooey! Make a MIK at least 7 string Mockingbird or Bich w/ a 27" and I will buy one on the spot.
     
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    KnightBrolaire grossly incandescent

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    I would tolerate a shorter scale just to have a 7 string ironbird in a garish color.
     
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    DrakkarTyrannis WWSD?

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    So we just not gon mention this Ironbird? The ML fan in me is curious.

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    NotDonVito molesta la breastas

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    I've been jamming suffocation lately which has given me major warlock gas.

    aaaaanndd the used market for bc rich sucks! even the cheapo chinese warlocks are going for twice their worth with chips and dents all over the horns

    never thought i would regret not buying a $300 bcr before they went under, i just want the shape to use for modding and fuckin around with

    maybe i should learn how to carve wood during quarantine
     
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  18. MaxOfMetal

    MaxOfMetal Likes trem wankery. Super Moderator

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    Keep an eye on MusicGoRound. They get solid NJ stuff for <$300. If you're desperate for a project, Bronze stuff starts at like $50.
     
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    Looks like they will be scalloping a couple of frets that aren't there. Unless they messed up the inlays, that is 22 frets already.
     
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    This is the best looking Warlock they have ever released.

    Inline headstock - Tick
    No horrible MOP Binding - Tick
    Direct Mount pickups - Tick
    EMGs from stock - Tick
    Single Volume - Tick
    Blank Ebony Board - Tick

    I mean Jesus H Christ.
    Presumably this is one of the priced ridiculous models?
    If this is sub 1K even I would be interested and I really shouldn't be
     
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