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post #1 of 11 Old 07-10-2012, 02:13 PM Thread Starter
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cinch preferance

I would like to know what some of you choose in a cinch, neoprene versus felt and your reasons why. Thanks guys, look forward to your opinions!
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post #2 of 11 Old 07-10-2012, 08:00 PM
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I have a neoprene because that's just what I happened to buy.
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post #3 of 11 Old 07-10-2012, 08:07 PM
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neoprene professional choice, easy cinch up system, bought it because it looks smart & has the easy cinch up system, lol.
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post #4 of 11 Old 07-10-2012, 08:34 PM
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I use neoprene because I've found on our wide body mares you can get a good grip/no slip with less tightening and no chaffing.
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post #5 of 11 Old 07-11-2012, 06:28 AM Thread Starter
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Thanks guys! I have both. I have a weaver airflex smart cinch that I like very much and it grips a big wide appy.a little better than felt.
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post #6 of 11 Old 07-11-2012, 07:27 AM
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I have the Weaver AirFlex Cinch too. I love mine. Don't know what its made of though...
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post #7 of 11 Old 07-11-2012, 08:31 AM
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Classic Equine-neoprene, looking at Mohair. Have not had any issues with my Classics but I want to try out a Mohair, never used my Classics on a ten day ride so I fear they might create too much heat.
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post #8 of 11 Old 07-11-2012, 08:39 AM
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I'm a mohair person. I have a few felts, fleece, leather too but prefer the mohair. I don't use neoprene, I've seen too many that get galled if worked hard in neoprene.

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post #9 of 11 Old 07-11-2012, 09:32 AM
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Don't use neoprene anymore because of this ^^^^ exact reason. I've now switched to Mohair.
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post #10 of 11 Old 07-16-2012, 01:33 AM
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I have a neoprene. The only thing I don't like is how sweaty it makes the horse! I'm getting a mohair next. I found a place that will make a royal blue/teal one for me for only about $60!
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