Opinions on a bit

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        09-23-2008, 08:20 AM
    Opinions on a bit

    Not sure if this is in the right section, but anyhow...
    Found this bit on eBay, and it's almost exactly what i'm looking for except that, I think, the bars are square (from what I can tell from the pic), and I was wondering if this would be uncomfortable in Shea's mouth?

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        09-24-2008, 05:35 AM
    Anyone? :(
        09-24-2008, 09:25 AM
    I am going to give you my opinion and move this thread to the "tack" section. You might get more answers there.

    Ok- opinion- I think you should skip this bit. A rounded mouthpiece will be less harsh. The square mouth will add more "bite" to the bit. Round will roll ~ Square will not...the horse will get the edge of the bit on it's bars when pressure is applied.
        09-24-2008, 09:42 AM
    I agree, its a bit to harsh wit the square mouth piece, I have a nice full cheek single break, round mouth piece snaffle if your interested.

    I don't use it anymore, probably going to list it on eBay for 10 bucks.
        09-24-2008, 10:37 AM
    Pass er up!
        09-24-2008, 10:38 AM
    Green Broke
    Originally Posted by FehrGroundRanch
    Pass er up!
    my thoughts exactly!
        09-24-2008, 05:43 PM
    Ok, thanks guys!

    RockieeReiner, i'm really looking for a french-link full cheek snaffle (fussy, I know :roll: ) to avoid the nutcracker effect, thanks anyway for the offer .
        10-05-2008, 07:49 PM
    The JP Korsteels are wonderful!!!! Here's a link:

    http://equestrian.doversaddlery.com type in JP Korsteel and they will all pop up. They are amazing!
        10-05-2008, 08:18 PM

    Here are two.

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