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  • Saddle size 9 year old
  • Right size english saddle for -9 year old

 
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    12-20-2007, 06:23 PM
  #1
Yearling
English saddle Size. Please Reply

So I need some replys by tomorrow, so please come up with some to help my question!?

I have an english saddle I am selling and I thought I knew how to measure it but someone called and asked how I measured it and told me I did it wrong. I want some information on this, so I looked it up. Please tell me if this is right or wrong.

First I measured from the front to back- that was 16.5 inches. I was told this was wrong so I measured from the nail to the center of the back.....that was 15 inches. But when reading on the internet I thought that the second way was actually suppose to be a bigger number....I'm really not sure...kind of confused.
     
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    12-20-2007, 08:06 PM
  #2
Foal
http://www.thetackguide.com/saddlefitting.html
Measure A to B in the photo on that page. B is in the middle of the seat, behind the middle of your rear end. Yes, it should be longer than the fornt to back measurement.
     
    12-20-2007, 08:14 PM
  #3
Weanling
Try this website

http://www.thetackguide.com/saddlefitting.html
     
    12-20-2007, 08:15 PM
  #4
Weanling
Quote:
Originally Posted by luvs2ride79
http://www.thetackguide.com/saddlefitting.html
Measure A to B in the photo on that page. B is in the middle of the seat, behind the middle of your rear end. Yes, it should be longer than the fornt to back measurement.
Oh poo you posted while I was looking up the address of the site....... my bad

And great minds think alike
     
    12-21-2007, 11:15 AM
  #5
Foal
Lol, it is the best diagram I've been able to find! Lol I've got a whole "saddle fitting" folder in my favorites, but most just give you written instructions, instead of graphics or photos. How lame is that? Lol
     
    12-22-2007, 05:42 PM
  #6
Yearling
Oh good. I found out my saddle was 17 inches! I was wrong.....I said 16.5.....oh well......But this lady called me to buy it and said she wanted it for her 6 year old...I assured her it would be too big but she seemed to think otherwise....She also wanted me to Lower my price and ship it to her in wyoming. :roll:
     
    12-22-2007, 05:46 PM
  #7
Started
Hey barnrat....would you mind pm-ing me some info on that saddle? Thanks!
     

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