B.C. Rich 8-string bass - enlarge to see how 4 small tuners work. RESEARCH #DdO:) - https://www.pinterest.com/DianaDeeOsborne/basses-of-life/ - BASSes OF LIFE. Rare 1981 1981 Natural model, with two woods. $3,995 asking price at Reverb, 2014. Made in United States. Manufacturer of guitars & bass guitars founded by Bernardo Chavez Rico in 1969. Currently, most B.C. Rich guitars are manufactured in Asia, but luthiers of the company's custom shop continue to hand-make instruments here in USA.