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post #41 of 44 Old 06-19-2012, 09:32 AM
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Originally Posted by Oldhorselady View Post
Oh thank goodness someone else knows to use 'keepers'!!!! Do you know how many full-cheek snaffles I see used without keepers!!! In order for the bit to function properly, you need keepers. The bit should come with keepers or instructions perhaps. I love Korsteel and Myler bits...I think there quality is wonderful.
Hmmm. Guess I'm doing it wrong, and so is the lady who has trained our horses (and she has had horses her entire life). Oh well. The horses seem happy enough...

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post #42 of 44 Old 06-19-2012, 01:56 PM Thread Starter
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You guys are all SO helpful!! Thanks so much for your awesome input, you've really helped me THANKS AGAIN!
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post #43 of 44 Old 07-02-2012, 11:29 AM Thread Starter
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I finally decided--I went with a JP Korsteel single jointed eggbutt and get this--got it practically new (still has tags) for about 15 dollars. Yay!!!!

Thanks so much for all the help!!!
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post #44 of 44 Old 07-02-2012, 07:25 PM
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Ooh, good deal! Let us know how it goes.
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