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B.C.Rich Mockingbird Standard Koa Natural 1978 w/OHSC

B.C.Rich Mockingbird Standard Koa Natural 1978 w/OHSC

Regular price $6,599.99 USD
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Vintage B.C. Rich USA Mockingbird Standard Koa in Natural finish made in 1978 with Original Hard Shell Case. This guitar features a solid koa wings with maple stringers body, koa neck-thru and Brazilian rosewood fingerboard with rosewood headstock overlay. Upgraded with a set of Bartolini humbuckers, a ZBS 50 in the neck and a ZBS 70 in bridge position. Controlled by 1-master volume, 1-booster volume, 1-master tone knob, a 6-way rotary varitone switch, two 2-way mini toggle coil taps, a 2-way mini toggle phase switch, 2-way mini toggle booster on/off switch and a 3-way toggle switch pickup selector. The 24 5/8" scale length neck has mother of pearl diamond inlays and 24 jumbo frets on a 12" radius with a slim D neck profile. The hardware is comprised of chrome Grover rotomatic bullseye tuning machines with stepped buttons, a bone nut, a Leo Quan Pat Applied For "Bad Ass" bridge and vintage grip silver insert knobs.

This Vintage Guitar is in overall very good condition with moderate signs of play. It has some dimples/dings/ light dents, surface marks/ light scratches, some light indentations and a chip on the center edge of top horn. There is also a small chip at the edge of the fretboards bass side at the 19th fret and one just below the treble side at the nut.(See pics)

Guitar is freshly setup and restrung with 10-46 strings and includes original hard shell case.


  • Make: B.C. Rich
  • Model: Mockingbird Standard
  • Year: 1978
  • Finish: Natural
  • Country: USA
  • Serial #: 80154
  • Condition: Very Good
  • Weight: 7lbs 1oz
  • Body Type: Solid
  • Body Wood: Koa Wings with Maple Stringers
  • Scale Length: 24 5/8"
  • Neck Joint: Neck-through
  • Neck Wood: Koa
  • Neck Finish: Matching
  • Finger Board: Brazilian Rosewood
  • Neck Radius: 12"
  • Neck Profile: Slim D
  • Neck Thickness at 1st: .850"
  • Neck Thickness at 12th: .932"
  • Inlays: Mother of Pearl Diamond
  • Nut Width: 1.69"
  • Nut: Bone
  • Frets: 24 Jumbo
  • Headstock: Rosewood Ovelay, Mother of Pearl "R" Inlay
  • Pickup Config: HH
  • Neck Pickup: Bartolini ZBS 50
  • Bridge Pickup: Bartolini ZBS 70
  • Pots: 1-Master Volume, 1-Master Tone, 1-Boost Volume
  • Coil Tap: Two 2-Way Mini Toggles
  • Switch: 3-Way Toggle Switch
  • Phase Switch: 2-Way Mini Toggle
  • Kill Switch: 2-Way Mini Toggle On/Off
  • Electronics: Neal Moser (Signed By Neal In Cavity)
  • Hardware: Chrome
  • Tuning Machines: Grover Rotomatic with Stepped Heads
  • Strap Buttons: Schaller Locking (Strap Locks Not Included)
  • Bridge: Pat Applied For Leo Quan "Bad Ass"
  • Knobs: Vintage Grip Silver Insert
  • Mods: Pickups
  • String Gauge: 9-42
  • Other Features: Short Horn
  • Case: Original Hard Shell Case


  • Overall Condition: ✯✯✯✯☆
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  • Body Front: ✯✯✯✯☆
  • Fretboard: ✯✯✯✯☆
  • Fret Life: ✯✯✯✯ ·
  • Neck: ✯✯✯✯✯
  • Headstock Front: ✯✯✯✯☆
  • Headstock Back: ✯✯✯✯ ·
  • Pickups: ✯✯✯✯✯
  • Bridge: ✯✯✯✯✯
  • Knobs: ✯✯✯✯✯
  • Hardware: ✯✯✯✯✯
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