Sta-Brite products are constructed of a high quality Stainless Steel. This classic elevator bit is constructed of quality Stainless Steel. The 3 ring elevator is also called a European elevator, or an American gag or an American elevator bit. Another name would be the continental gag bit. These bits operate similarly to a pelham without a curb. Some riders use two reins, allowing the one rein to act like a normal snaffle rein. Depending on the ring chosen to attach the lower rein, the poll pressure can be severe.