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        11-10-2013, 10:44 AM
      #281
    Foal
    What type of bit is this?

    Hello,

    Can anyone tell me what type of bit is shown in the attachment? I believe it's a mullen mouth of some type. It was left in our barn by previous owners. I'm curious about what it is and how it is used?

    Thanks,

    Sonya
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        11-10-2013, 02:38 PM
      #282
    Started
    It's a Houghton bit and it's usually used on racehorses. I'm not sure what type of horse it would be used to to help their performance though.
         
        11-11-2013, 08:00 AM
      #283
    Foal
    Thanks!
         
        11-13-2014, 01:47 AM
      #284
    Foal
    Thank you! This helps a lot!
         

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