Adding Knee support? - The Horse Forum
LinkBack Thread Tools
post #1 of 4 Old 07-01-2008, 01:37 PM Thread Starter
Join Date: Feb 2008
Posts: 12,205
• Horses: 2
Adding Knee support?

so I have this saddle that has been up for sale for quite some time. It's a brand new saddle that was fitted a few months ago for a horse I ended up selling shortly after getting the saddle

The saddle was quite a bit of money when I bought it and I am now selling for $1,000 less in the hopes it will sell. Excellent deal for anyone who decides to buy it :(

So I have realized that instead of selling something for that much less I am going to get it re-fitted and keep it. My main issue will be to get it sized to a larger tree which I know can be done but what I really want to get done is adding knee support under the saddle flap. Anyone know if it can be done?
my2geldings is offline  
Sponsored Links
post #2 of 4 Old 07-01-2008, 02:14 PM
Join Date: Oct 2007
Location: Alberta, Canada
Posts: 11,772
• Horses: 0
I'm sure it can be done. A man I work with knows a great saddle maker that does repairs and alterations, I'll get the number for you :)

The lovely images above provided by CVLC Photography
JustDressageIt is offline  
post #3 of 4 Old 07-01-2008, 07:16 PM
Green Broke
Join Date: Jan 2008
Posts: 3,220
• Horses: 0
it can be done by a good saddle maker, but I have a feeling it will be very very expensive!
upnover is offline  
post #4 of 4 Old 07-01-2008, 08:24 PM Thread Starter
Join Date: Feb 2008
Posts: 12,205
• Horses: 2
That would be great JDI.

Upnover, unfortunately I would be loosing about $1,000 by selling my saddle at the price I have it listed at so I would rather spend that lost money on altering it to something that works for me and my horses than lose that.

I will also contact the company tomorrow and see how much it would cost me to get it done, see if I can even do it at all.
my2geldings is offline  

Quick Reply

Register Now

In order to be able to post messages on the The Horse Forum forums, you must first register.

Already have a Horse Forum account?
Members are allowed only one account per person at the Horse Forum, so if you've made an account here in the past you'll need to continue using that account. Please do not create a new account or you may lose access to the Horse Forum. If you need help recovering your existing account, please Contact Us. We'll be glad to help!

New to the Horse Forum?
Please choose a username you will be satisfied with using for the duration of your membership at the Horse Forum. We do not change members' usernames upon request because that would make it difficult for everyone to keep track of who is who on the forum. For that reason, please do not incorporate your horse's name into your username so that you are not stuck with a username related to a horse you may no longer have some day, or use any other username you may no longer identify with or care for in the future.

User Name:
Please enter a password for your user account. Note that passwords are case-sensitive.


Confirm Password:
Email Address
Please enter a valid email address for yourself.

Email Address:


Human Verification

In order to verify that you are a human and not a spam bot, please enter the answer into the following box below based on the instructions contained in the graphic.

Old Thread Warning
This thread is more than 90 days old. When a thread is this old, it is often better to start a new thread rather than post to it. However, If you feel you have something of value to add to this particular thread, you can do so by checking the box below before submitting your post.

Thread Tools
Show Printable Version Show Printable Version
Email this Page Email this Page

Posting Rules  
You may post new threads
You may post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are On
Pingbacks are On
Refbacks are On

For the best viewing experience please update your browser to Google Chrome