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post #11 of 12 Old 04-07-2012, 08:58 AM
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Originally Posted by aspin231 View Post
A very odd version of a kimblewick indeed... this is a gag, a kimblewick is a curb.

Attaching the cheekpiece at the same point as the mouthpiece would provide no leverage, thus there would be no gag action- the bit would just twist. The checkpiece must be attached above the mouthpiece, and the reins must be attached below it for there to be leverage- this is true of all leverage bits. It's simple mechanics.
True, I stand corrected.
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post #12 of 12 Old 04-09-2012, 10:10 AM Thread Starter
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thankyou all for your opinions , i havnt used the bit yet i am still undecided about it all, i am ringing the manufacturer tomorrow , surely they can shed some light!
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