the relevator

Somehow you feel like you’ve seen it before, maybe at that one store that one time or in that magazine that kept coming for free a few years back. Now it’s stuck in your head like the hook from a Pixies song. With it’s offset styling, effects at your fingertips, it’s time to borrow against that 401k.


pricing: $2,750 (+ tax & shipping)Choose Your Bilt Guitar



Relevator Tones

Effects Controls

Mike Mogis

Bright Eyes, Cursive, Monsters of Folk

"I go to guitar stores when I’m on the road and try as many different guitars as I can, most of the time they feel stiff and weird, what surprised me about my BilT was how solid and played-in it felt. When I plugged it in at the studio I immediately heard cool, recognizable tones that I wasn’t getting with my current rig. Great addition to my sound, I love it."

BilT Guitars

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details & specs

Body:

Alder, Arm & Belly contours

Neck:

Hard Maple, Bound Rosewood Fingerboard, Dot markers, 25.5"scale, 9.5" radius, 2 way truss rod, bone nut

Hardware:

Kluson style tuners, JM style tremolo, Mastery Bridge

your choice of pickguard:

Mint
White/black/white
Black/white/black
Solid white
Solid black
Solid cream

Pickups:

Seymour Duncan Antiquity II JM Bridge & Neck, Jag middle

Electronics:

analog delay & fuzz circuits, 9V power supply, 20' TRS ¼" cable

Finish:

Gloss poly (Body colors matched to headstock swoosh)                                    

Finish Colors:

Black
Olympic white
Dakota red
Fiesta red
Sonic blue
Daphne blue
Surf green

Case:

TKL Hardshell Case

Price:

$2,750.00 + freight

additional options

Neck:

Block inlays $300.00
Maple fingerboard, black bound with dot markers: $250.00
Maple Fingerboard, black bound with block inlays: $400.00
Stainless Steel Fretwire: $150.00

Hardware:

Mastery Vibrato: $150.00
Marr Style Switch Plate: $100.00

Electronics - Custom Wiring

All custom wiring requests are individually bid at $75 per hour plus component cost.
New effect, $750.00 plus cost of effect.
Sustainer pickup $600.00 installed

Pickguards:

Custom: $150.00
Tort: $50.00
Pearloid: $50.00

Finish:

Two or Three Tone Sunburst: $200.00
Antigua: $350.00
Sparkle: $500
Metallics: $200.00
Metal Flake Finish: $500.00
Headstock that Matches Body Color: $175.00
Lake placid blue
Inca silver
Shoreline gold
Firemist gold
Burgundy mist
Sherwood green

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