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    09-29-2012, 12:16 AM
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I have some pictures!

Stubben Romanus:


Passier:


And the $400 Wintec...
     
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    09-29-2012, 12:34 AM
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I love Passier, but look at the seat shape and what you are used to and see if one of them will not work. The passier has a narrow twist which makes for a very close contact feel, but it comes up in front and back more, which might not work for YOU. Any way you can sit in them?
     
    09-29-2012, 12:42 AM
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Tiny, I'm used to a 14" barrel racing saddle. I don't think that compares to any of the above LOL
     
    09-29-2012, 12:45 AM
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14 inch? YOU are Tiny!
     
    09-29-2012, 12:47 AM
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Bahhaha it's nice and snug, you can see it in my signature, even though I'm in mid-posting position.
     
    09-29-2012, 01:20 AM
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Oh, I just found this: (By "flat backed horses" do you think they mean it has a wide tree?)
English saddle - British Columbia Livestock For Sale - Kijiji British Columbia
     
    10-03-2012, 12:37 AM
  #17
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I just came across this lovely Tekna saddle... wide tree and 17" seat!!!!!
I'm waiting to see what the seller wants for it.

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    10-03-2012, 01:26 AM
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Are those three saddles perchance for sale in Alberta?


Anyways - are you able to try them out on your horse and get a professional saddle fitter's opinion? English saddles are much more finicky to fit than Western saddles as the pressure points are much more specific. I thought my Exselle saddle fit Ronan alright - man, was I wrong... I just had a pro saddle fitter out who took the time to sort me out with a saddle that worked well for both myself and Ronan... Ronan felt like a different horse underneath me.
I would hesitate to buy without trying a saddle period, much less online... especially if it's a one-shot deal for you..
     
    10-03-2012, 01:49 AM
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They are in fact for sale in Alberta, Calgary to be exact!

I know fitting is tough, that's why I'm gearing myself towards adjustable saddles more so than anything else.
     
    10-03-2012, 09:27 AM
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Tekna looks like new! I wonder how much they want for it...
     

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