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SOLD Custom Shop BC Rich Bernardo 5-string neck-thru Bass

Discussion in 'For Sale: Bass Guitars' started by chaosmic, Dec 13, 2012.


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  1. chaosmic

    chaosmic Supporting Member

    Feb 6, 2010
    Raleigh, NC
    Disclosures:
    Owner at MetalString Sound, Inc.
    I've decided to sell my custom shop, USA-made BC Rich Bernardo 5-string bass. It was completed March 5, 1999 and Bernie himself worked on this bass.

    Sounds amazing...even unplugged. The playability is incredible too. Included is a hardshell ATA-style case.

    *TRADED*

    Great condition overall. Note: the little hook on the bottom broke off at the glue seam and was reattached. PM me with any questions. Cheers!

    Specs are:
    Quilted Maple top
    Walnut body core
    Maple back
    7-piece Maple and Walnut neck
    Ebony fingerboard with Abalone block inlays
    Seymour Duncan Basslines pickups and Seymour Duncan 3-band 9V preamp
    Natural oil finish
    Bone nut
    Schaller straplocks
    34" scale
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    Here's a pic of the repair. The small "hook" broke off at the seam and was glued back on.
     
  2. morguedoc71

    morguedoc71

    May 22, 2009
    Man...if this were up last week, I would have immediately snatched it up... :(
     
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  4. MrMolding

    MrMolding

    Oct 26, 2009
    +1 on that! Sold my 5 String Innovator six months ago and regretted it the moment it left!
     
  5. nukes_da_bass

    nukes_da_bass Banned

    Feb 19, 2006
    west suburban boston
    Beautiful bass. Can't believe it's here at this price. Terrible economy- no wonder I can't get any action on my listing!
     
  6. Baird6869

    Baird6869 Supporting Member

    Feb 16, 2007
    Toronto, Ontario, Canada
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    Endorsing Artist: Kraft Dinner, Michelob Ultra and Herradura Tequila
    Wow. Can't believe this isn't gone for $850!
     
  7. lbbc

    lbbc Supporting Member

    Sep 25, 2007
    Seaford , DE
    just beautiful!
     
  8. chaosmic

    chaosmic Supporting Member

    Feb 6, 2010
    Raleigh, NC
    Disclosures:
    Owner at MetalString Sound, Inc.
    Thanks for all the kind words....it's a beautiful bass indeed.
     
  9. morguedoc71

    morguedoc71

    May 22, 2009
    Ah...too bad no trades...
     
  10. chaosmic

    chaosmic Supporting Member

    Feb 6, 2010
    Raleigh, NC
    Disclosures:
    Owner at MetalString Sound, Inc.
    Still available....
     
  11. chaosmic

    chaosmic Supporting Member

    Feb 6, 2010
    Raleigh, NC
    Disclosures:
    Owner at MetalString Sound, Inc.
  12. 707clown

    707clown

    Apr 9, 2009
    Can we get a close up of the repair, please?
     
  13. chaosmic

    chaosmic Supporting Member

    Feb 6, 2010
    Raleigh, NC
    Disclosures:
    Owner at MetalString Sound, Inc.
    I'll post a pic when I get a chance. Busy time of the year though. Solstice gift anyone?
     
  14. chaosmic

    chaosmic Supporting Member

    Feb 6, 2010
    Raleigh, NC
    Disclosures:
    Owner at MetalString Sound, Inc.
    Bowl game bump...
     
  15. chaosmic

    chaosmic Supporting Member

    Feb 6, 2010
    Raleigh, NC
    Disclosures:
    Owner at MetalString Sound, Inc.
  16. chaosmic

    chaosmic Supporting Member

    Feb 6, 2010
    Raleigh, NC
    Disclosures:
    Owner at MetalString Sound, Inc.
    Last bump of the year...
     
  17. MrMolding

    MrMolding

    Oct 26, 2009
  18. chaosmic

    chaosmic Supporting Member

    Feb 6, 2010
    Raleigh, NC
    Disclosures:
    Owner at MetalString Sound, Inc.
  19. 707clown

    707clown

    Apr 9, 2009
    im interested to see a picture of the repair
     
  20. chaosmic

    chaosmic Supporting Member

    Feb 6, 2010
    Raleigh, NC
    Disclosures:
    Owner at MetalString Sound, Inc.
    Pic of the repair added bump.
     
  21. chaosmic

    chaosmic Supporting Member

    Feb 6, 2010
    Raleigh, NC
    Disclosures:
    Owner at MetalString Sound, Inc.



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