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Did I adjust the headstall correctly?

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        05-03-2013, 10:22 PM
      #1
    Trained
    Did I adjust the headstall correctly?

    This bit is new to us. What do you think about the set? I set it two different ways; not much difference though.

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    Setting 1:
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    reg-setting-3.jpg

    Setting 2:
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    irreg-setting3.jpg

    Comments? Critiques? I think I may have gone a bit too small on the pics. If the pictures aren't big enough, let me know and I'll resize again.
         
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        05-03-2013, 10:24 PM
      #2
    Trained
    Setting one looks better to me.
         
        05-03-2013, 10:38 PM
      #3
    Trained
    Thanks, waresbear.
         
        05-03-2013, 10:54 PM
      #4
    Showing
    I've found it really depends on the horse. Some prefer a higher bit, some prefer a lower bit, and others just don't care one way or the other LOL.

    I like the look of position 1 a whole lot more, but you might try riding her in both and see if there's a difference in her attitude.
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        05-03-2013, 11:04 PM
      #5
    Trained
    THanks, smrobs. That makes a total of three for setting one because that is the one that I like as well. I took her our for a walk and a graze with it set that way. She seemed fine and responsive. I purposefully didn't dress properly so I wouldn't be tempted to ride, but I think she would have been fine.

    Hopefully, I'm going to try her out tomorrow with this setup and see how it goes.
         

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