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Models

There are two ways to purchase a Skjold bass. The first, and most common, is to select one of the offered package deals for a bass that includes a preselected range of options. This allows for the easiest purchasing experience possible. Just select your desired level, and then select your choices for each option.

The Estate Series*

4-string Direct: 7800.00
5-string Direct: 8000.00 
6-string Direct: 8200.00 

Estate

The Exotic
Series*

4-string Direct: 4800.00 
5-string Direct: 5000.00 
6-string Direct: 5200.00 

Exotic

The Stage 
Series

4-string Direct: 3600.00 
5-string Direct: 3700.00 
6-string Direct: 3800.00 

Stage


*Catacomb Option: The Catacomb feature is available on Drakkar models ordered in the Estate or Exotic series as an add-on . This option starts at $1150.00, but is dependent on top and back woods selected.  

 

Estate series

The estate series is the full culmination of available options to give you a one of a kind estate heirloom piece. These are very limited production surely to be a treasured object for generations. Standard pricing for these has been established as a starting point but quite literally the sky's the limit when choosing options to make these your collectible, playable art.

Estate series standard specifications:
  • Two piece body of select tone woods, swamp ash, african mahogany, obeche. Many choices are available on this series. Please inquire.
  • Two skjold custom dual coils
  • Exhibition grade top
  • 5-pc figured maple neck
  • Evo-gold Frets
  • 250.00 credit for optional fingerboard
  • Wood pickups
  • Wood knobs
  • Wood tuners
  • Skjold/east deluxe 3-band w/tone preamp
  • Pearl logo
  • Custom skjold/hipshot 2-pc bridge assembly
  • Case included in price
See the pricing page or get a quote for additional options
Available in all body styles in the Classic and Quest series

 

Exotic series

The exotic series is based on the most frequently requested options. Below you will see the standard specifications as well as a list of included options and options that can be further added if you wish. 

Exotic series standard specifications:
  • Two piece body of premium swamp ash, african mahogany, obeche, or several others by request
  • 1-pc premium quartersawn neck with estate oil/urethane finish.
  • Fingerboard of quartersawn morado or maple
  • Evo-gold frets
  • Body finished is natural satin urethane.
  • Two skjold custom dual coils
  • Custom skjold/hipshot hardware
  • Case included in price
  • 5a top wood
  • Skjold/east deluxe 3-band w/tone
  • Matching heelplate
  • Matching headstock
  • Pearl logo
See the pricing page or get a quote for additional options .
Available in all body styles in the Classic and Quest series


Stage series

The stage series is the most affordable line as  a result of  having trimmed away all the options that can add to the cost of the bass, while not affecting it's tone or playability. These basses are still completely handmade by Pete Skjold, the same way he builds all his basses. To keep the cost down on these, a very limited number of options are available and are limited to the electronics, pickups and color. 

Standard specifications for stage series:

  • Premium two piece body of sawmp ash, alder, african mahogany and obeche
  • 1-pc premium quartersawn neck with estate oil/urethane finish
  • Fingerboard of quartersawn morado or maple
  • Evo-gold frets
  • Black headstock and heel plate with silver decal logo
  • Body finished in natural amber satin or satin black, red, cream, and a varity of other custom colors.
  • Two skjold custom dual coils
  • 3-band custom skjold preamp
  • Custom skjold/hipshot hardware
  • Case included in price.

Available in the following classic body styles: Skjoldslayer, Erskine Whaleback, Offset, and Gen.