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post #11 of 15 Old 05-20-2009, 09:59 AM
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If you look at Billy Cooks, be sure to make sure they're the one's made in Sulphur, OK, not the ones made in Green-something, TX
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post #12 of 15 Old 05-20-2009, 10:04 AM
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I really would like to stay under $600 but I could maybe get $800. That's about my price range..
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Wow! You can get really decent saddle for this price range.

You can certainly look into Billy Cook, Alamo, and Dakota. I believe some models go below 800$. And you can always look into used ones (I'd add also Textan and Circle Y).
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post #13 of 15 Old 05-20-2009, 10:38 AM Thread Starter
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Rawhide Roper - # 51 - Made in the USA
Tree: Ralide 5-year warranty - Semi-QH
Horn: 3.5" Latigo Leather Wrapped
Seat: 15", 16", 17" Padded Suede Black
Cantle: 4" Cheyenne Roll
Rigging: Drop D with 3 Piece Back Cinch
Stirrup: Leather Covered Roper
Finish: Tan, Medium Oil, Dark Brown, Mahogany, Black

Special $ 529.00

Do you think this is a good saddle for the price? I honstely don't know anything about saddles and just wondering if this is a good one for the price in your mind.
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post #14 of 15 Old 05-20-2009, 10:58 AM
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Looks like a Dixie Roper which isn't a bad saddle but a Dakota is considerably better at about the same price.

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post #15 of 15 Old 06-07-2009, 07:35 PM
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Ditto on the J&M Saddle. I bought one of their reining saddles 10 years ago. Well made and at an affordable price. I'm not sure if they have a website but they are located in Hazelhurst, MS and West Monroe, LA. I'll be contacting them in the very near future for a roper or ranching saddle.
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