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  1. Horse Tack and Equipment
    Hey! So the more I read about saddle fit the more I think I need to investigate my saddle and figure out more about it! Other then its basic measurements I've been wondering about the angle of the bars. How do you measure the angle of your saddles bars once the saddle is already assembled? I...
  2. Horse Tack and Equipment
    Hi! I have been researching pads for awhile now and I keep coming back to the csi pad. THey are pricey but they seem like they might be worth it. Anyone have experience with them? I was at a horse expo recently where they had a pressure test where you put your hand under the flex plate and...
  3. Horse Tack and Equipment
    Hi I just bought a used roping saddle and need a front cinch. Since it's a roper do I have to buy a roper cinch? I will be doing a bit of ranch work in this saddle. Also, I keep seeing amount of strands advertised as well as materials used. What is best? I've seen rayon, alpaca, mohair ect Any...
  4. Horse Tack and Equipment
    Hi! So I am looking for a bit of extra insight! I'm a multi-disciplined rider leaning more towards dressage and hunters. In the english disciplines I know saddle fit can be very precise. Some of my friends get their saddles readjusted once or twice a year to keep a good fit as the horse...
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