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    10-15-2012, 09:12 PM
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Weanling
What type of western cinch to use in hot summer days?

Hello,

I was just wondering a random question here
In the winter I always use my western fleece cinches but in the summer I use a rayon straight cinch, however I would like to know what I else I could use other than my fleece cinch in the summer hot days

Hope to see some opinions, ideas or what type of western cinch do you use?
     
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    10-16-2012, 08:48 AM
  #2
Green Broke
Wool or mohair. But, then, I use those year round.
COWCHICK77 and goneriding like this.
     
    10-16-2012, 10:52 PM
  #3
Foal
All year around I use a professional choice girth.. the type of material is not coming to my mind , but if you really want me to look in to it inbox me :) mine has dozens of small holes to help everything nice and breath !
     
    10-16-2012, 11:01 PM
  #4
Trained
I use mohair all year round with my gelding. Being south of Tucson Arizona, even our winters are kind of warm. But I haven't seen a problem when using mohair in the summer. We only have one western saddle, so I can't boast of a large sample size.
     
    10-17-2012, 01:20 PM
  #5
Weanling
Flyinghighleo: Could you be talking about the smx pro choice which is made of like a waffle neoprene material?

Thank you all for your replies and advice when summer will come I will check for a new cinch in one of the kinds you guys mentioned, thank you!
     
    10-17-2012, 05:48 PM
  #6
Weanling
I like the cotton or mohair girths as they breath well, but neoprene is nice too because you can just rinse off all the sweat after ;)
     
    10-17-2012, 08:14 PM
  #7
Showing
Mohair multistrand, year round. Stay away from neoprene as it can break down the skin.
     
    10-17-2012, 09:03 PM
  #8
Showing
Mohair all year round.
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    11-12-2012, 01:58 AM
  #9
Weanling
Do Mohair cinches stretch after a few uses? My mare wears a 32 fleece cinch right now and she's a bit chubby I would say and this summer she'll be back in shape , I want to buy a mohair cinch but not sure if I should get a 30'' or 32'' ? This summer I was using a 28'' rayon cinch I had bought from pleasant ridge and it stretched out but she needs bigger now since she filled out (she's only 5 1/2 yrs old) Please help me choose the right size :) Thank you
     
    11-12-2012, 08:18 AM
  #10
Green Broke
I haven't had my cinches (wool and mohair) stretch significantly. I've just gotten the size I needed and haven't had to replace due to stretching.
     

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