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The Seagull shape was uncomfortable for some to play due to the sharp upper point and the sharp lower point that dug into the leg sitting down.
It was redesigned several times including a smoother lower point, a Junior version with simpler electronics and a pointless version which is quite rare.
The original run of the acrylic models featured a standard bolt-on maple neck with wood headstock, but later models featured an acrylic headstock, matching the same color as the body and making the overall appearance of the guitar more attractive. Rich introduced the IT (Invisibolt Technology) series.After Class Axe took over there were a number of different serial schemes designated for the American, Asian and Bolt-on guitars.This model was made popular by Brad Whitford of Aerosmith and Neil Giraldo (guitarist and also husband of Pat Benatar) also played his Eagle on some of her early albums and videos.These have become highly prized by BC Rich collectors due to the limited production number. Notable early players included Mick Mars and Nikki Sixx of Mötley Crüe, Lita Ford, Paul Stanley of KISS (featuring a broken mirror top), Craig Goldy of Dio and Giuffria, and a young pre-Les Paul playing Slash. Rich Revenge Warlock, Has a Maple neck, rosewood fretboard, and a mahogany body, with chrome hardware. Designed by Joey Rico in 1983, the Ironbird gained some popularity amongst heavy metal guitarists, including Trey Azagthoth of Morbid Angel.These limited edition models are considered to represent the last of the true BC Rich guitars. Rich Warlock model in the early 1980s helped push B. Its popularity continues with players such as Slayer guitarist Kerry King. The original model had a pointed reverse headstock, whereas the 21st Century version has a regular pointed headstock.