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  • Old wintec "endurance saddle"

 
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    09-18-2008, 12:24 PM
  #1
Weanling
Is this saddle dressage or AP?

I'm looking into buying this used (and obviously older model) Wintec, but I am having a tough time figuring out if it's an AP saddle or more a dressage saddle.



Thoughts?
     
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    09-18-2008, 02:18 PM
  #2
Trained
I'm going to say Dressage...based on the pictures I found. I know that these are newer, but I figure the shape would be similar.

Dressage


AP
     
    09-18-2008, 02:24 PM
  #3
Weanling
Sweet! That's what I thought too; SCORE!
     
    09-18-2008, 02:50 PM
  #4
Green Broke
I think it's more along the lines of a trail/endurance saddle judging by all of the dee's behind the seat - also the way the seat is quilted.

BUT, the shape of the saddle does say "dressage" more than "AP"
     
    09-18-2008, 02:56 PM
  #5
Trained
Good eye Kickshaw!
     
    09-19-2008, 02:04 AM
  #6
Yearling
I think it is an all purpose, or like said a trail saddle.
The saddle will sit differently on a horse than in the pic, the pomel will sit higher and the flaps will sit further forward, I think. Also the stirrups will sit to far forward to be an effective dressage saddle. IMHO.
     
    09-19-2008, 02:59 PM
  #7
Showing
That saddle resembles the attempt of a dressage saddle. Are you looking at buying it?
     
    09-19-2008, 03:56 PM
  #8
Showing
Looks like a dressage saddle more than an AP. ;)
     
    09-20-2008, 01:47 PM
  #9
Weanling
I don't think its a dressage saddle. It's not deep at all (which the majority of dressage saddles are) and most won't have those rings at the back.
I would guess trail or endurance.
[edit]Scratch that, its definitely endurance.[/edit]

     
    09-20-2008, 04:28 PM
  #10
Green Broke
It looks like a cross between a endurance and a dressage saddle. Hm..
     

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