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        03-14-2011, 07:58 PM
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    Foal
    Exclamation Poles anyone?

    Hi, I was just wondering what ever one uses for pole bending at home. I don't really have the money to go out and buy professional ones. Just looking for some good ides. And the construction poles aren't really an option lol.. I ride right by the road. :)
         
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        03-14-2011, 10:42 PM
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    Trained
    I'm pretty sure the ones at my barn are just PVC pipes in bases so that they stand up.
         
        03-14-2011, 10:55 PM
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    Weanling
    Ive seen PVC in coffee cans with cement
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        03-14-2011, 11:29 PM
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    Green Broke
    Thats what we use -pvc pipe stuck in a coffee can with concrete in it.
         
        03-14-2011, 11:45 PM
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    Banned
    I think PVC pipe is going to be your best option. As for the the base, I'd have no idea what to use
         
        03-14-2011, 11:46 PM
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    Green Broke
    We used to use paint buckets because they don't tip so easy.
         
        03-15-2011, 03:02 PM
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    Banned
    Buying a set of pole bases really isn't all that expensive. Here's a review of several: Pole Bending Bases
         
        03-15-2011, 08:49 PM
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    Green Broke
    We used the pvc with coffee cans and the orange caution cones the are long not the pointy ones but the pole looking ones
         

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