80’s MIJ B.C. Rich ST-III 3 Black w/ Gotoh Locking Tremolo, HSS Pickups, Discrete Switching, Padded Gigbag

$ 1899.99

80’s MIJ B.C. Rich ST-III 3 Black w/ Gotoh Locking Tremolo, HSS Pickups, Discrete Switching, Padded Gigbag

For sale, we have a beast of a B.C. Rich ST-3 Guitar, an absolute gem for those who crave the super strat style with a distinctive edge. This instrument is designed to impress with its sleek black finish, reflecting a history of rock and roll adventures. The finish showcases wear and tear that tells a story of countless gigs and jam sessions, adding character to this remarkable guitar.

The B.C. Rich ST-3 is equipped with a double locking Gotoh tremolo bridge, ensuring unparalleled tuning stability even after intense tremolo dives. You can go wild on this guitar, song after song, without worrying about losing pitch. The setup includes discrete on-off switches for each pickup, allowing for all possible combinations and delivering a versatile tonal palette. Whether you need clean, crisp tones or heavy, distorted sounds, this guitar has you covered.

This guitar has been fully serviced to ensure optimal performance. The frets have been leveled, crowned, and polished, providing a smooth playing experience and excellent intonation. The meticulous service ensures that this instrument is in top playing condition, ready to deliver outstanding performances.

The slim D neck profile, combined with a 12″ fretboard radius and a nut width of 1-11/16″, makes for a comfortable and fast playing neck. With a neck depth of 0.770” to 0.880” and 22 frets, this guitar is perfect for shredding solos and complex chord work alike. Crafted in Japan, this B.C. Rich ST-3 boasts impressive craftsmanship and attention to detail.

Don’t miss out on this fantastic opportunity to own a piece of rock history that’s ready to deliver killer performances for years to come. A padded B.C. Rich Gigbag is included.


Serial – R862494

Scale Length – 25.5”

Fretboard Radius – 12”

Nut Width – 1-11/16”

Bridge Spacing – 2-1/8”

Neck Depth – 0.770” – 0.880” 

Neck Profile – Slim D

Number of Frets – 22

Pickup Readings – Bridge: 9.5k, Middle: 4.5k, Neck: 4.5k

Weight – 8 lbs 10 oz 

Country of Origin – Japan

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