Dont you laugh at me! But I need tack help. - Page 2
 
 

       The Horse Forum > Horse Tack > Horse Tack and Equipment

Dont you laugh at me! But I need tack help.

This is a discussion on Dont you laugh at me! But I need tack help. within the Horse Tack and Equipment forums, part of the Horse Tack category

    Like Tree44Likes

     
    LinkBack Thread Tools
        12-11-2012, 08:03 PM
      #11
    Started
    I think nylon would get dirty n sweaty and get grungy lookin. I now halters do.
    Posted via Mobile Device
         
    Sponsored Links
    Advertisement
     
        12-11-2012, 08:04 PM
      #12
    Showing
    I agree it's wise to buy the best you can afford. Even if it's plain looking, you can always add the bling. Check out ebay for conchos or Tandy leather factory. I have a saddle that came plain with just screws. It's a very well made saddle but the fancy conchos cost extra. When I could afford it, I bought conchos and replaced all the screws. Now it looks very flashy. Be creative and add your own bling. Take some plain leather reins and make them special and personal.
    smrobs and Corporal like this.
         
        12-11-2012, 08:05 PM
      #13
    Green Broke
    Well, ask for $$$ toward what you want. That way you do not feel bad and you can split the cost.
         
        12-11-2012, 08:06 PM
      #14
    Green Broke
    Quote:
    Originally Posted by Vidaloco    
    I agree it's wise to buy the best you can afford. Even if it's plain looking, you can always add the bling. Check out ebay for conchos or Tandy leather factory. I have a saddle that came plain with just screws. It's a very well made saddle but the fancy conchos cost extra. When I could afford it, I bought conchos and replaced all the screws. Now it looks very flashy. Be creative and add your own bling. Take some plain leather reins and make them special and personal.
    I added bling to a headstall for the first time. I would really like to see pics of what you did.
         
        12-11-2012, 08:16 PM
      #15
    Started
    My wife blings everything! Headstalls, gun cases, belts, I think she may need to see a professional. Lol. The headstalls and tack do look nice though. And they're one of a kind. Kinda spiffy
    Posted via Mobile Device
         
        12-11-2012, 08:27 PM
      #16
    Weanling
    Okay guys I think I have it right this time. I don't love the green so would it be hard to switch it out if I ever wanted to? Other than that, I love it! And as I said I'm more worried about durability and not breaking dads wallet. ;)

    Weaver Western Headstall Matching Split Reins Buckaroo w Bling Dark Oil New | eBay
    Posted via Mobile Device
         
        12-11-2012, 08:39 PM
      #17
    Weanling
    And is buckaroo just the name of the style or something? Tried to Google it and found a million tack shops and not much help, haha.
    Posted via Mobile Device
         
        12-11-2012, 08:49 PM
      #18
    Foal
    That is not weaver leather at all. Run fast and far from that. The other thing is to find Amish made tack. They make use of quality leather and it is very affordable.
    Posted via Mobile Device
         
        12-11-2012, 08:55 PM
      #19
    Showing
    @nvr2many I should have taken before photos, now they are just saddles with conchos. We replaced all of the screws on my husbands saddle with Jeremiah Watt conchos. The hardest part is finding the screw combos that take the screw back on the concho to the wood type screw in the saddle tree. The Leather Factory (Tandy) carries them.




    I used a heart concho on mine.
         
        12-11-2012, 09:01 PM
      #20
    Showing
    Oops sorry Nighside, didn't mean to hijack your thread with those humungous photos.
         

    Quick Reply
    Please help keep the Horse Forum enjoyable by reporting rude posts.
    Message:
    Options

    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:
    Password
    Please enter a password for your user account. Note that passwords are case-sensitive.
    Password:
    Confirm Password:
    Email Address
    Please enter a valid email address for yourself.
    Email Address:

    Log-in

    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

    Similar Threads
    Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
    Looking for Any type of tack you dont want cecillover Horse Tack and Equipment 3 08-29-2010 04:26 PM
    My biggest jump EVER! *dont laugh...im fragile!* corinowalk Horse Pictures 7 07-28-2010 12:44 PM
    Weird Question for you (please dont laugh) Zanesgirl Jumping 6 08-16-2008 09:50 AM
    This really made me LAUGH LAUGH LAUGH!!!!!!! DutchHorse Jokes and Funnies 5 07-08-2008 08:36 AM



    All times are GMT -4. The time now is 06:49 PM.


    Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.8.5
    Copyright ©2000 - 2014, Jelsoft Enterprises Ltd.
    Search Engine Friendly URLs by vBSEO 3.6.0