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post #11 of 15 Old 09-12-2013, 09:56 PM
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Same as smrobs, I have noticed an 1" or 2"stretch with a mohair cinch. That is why we buy them shorter than we think we might need. When we do wash them I remember to re-cinch often as to compensate for the stretch.
But I have read of folks pre-stretching with a couple of nails in a board while they are wet then leaving until dry.

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post #12 of 15 Old 09-12-2013, 09:59 PM
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I love my mohair girth but yes they do stretch some
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post #13 of 15 Old 09-21-2013, 08:54 PM
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Great info, was wondering myself if I should get a size smaller mohair girth in case it would stretch. I currently have just a regular 27 strand cinch, bought new 28'', now measures 32''... it stretched 4''
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post #14 of 15 Old 10-09-2013, 06:48 PM
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I love my mohair cinch. It did stretch a little bit when my horses get sweaty but not even that much to notice it a whole lot.

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post #15 of 15 Old 10-10-2013, 12:59 PM
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I have a mohair 5 Star cinch that I LOVE-- it has really held up well and I've been very happy with it. Highly recommend!
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