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  1. Horse Tack and Equipment
    I'm looking for a synthetic endurance saddle for my shark finned thoroughbred. I need something that will hold up in hard riding, but supple enough to allow my horse to move freely. I like the idea of treeless saddles, but I don's know how well they will hold up doing intense riding. I plan on...
  2. Horse Tack and Equipment
    Despite riding for a good few years, I only recently got my own horse, and therefore my own saddle. The saddle is a T4 thorowgood 17” dressage saddle. It is part suede/leather look. I assume it would be fine to compete in especially when I’m just doing low level dressage with my mare, but are...
  3. Horse Tack and Equipment
    Hi everyone, I was wondering what would happen if I bought biothane tack and tried to paint something on it? I'm worried it might be like trying to paint on plastic, since it's waterproof. I have an online horse store where I paint cool decorations on leather headstalls, bronc nosebands, etc...
  4. Horse Tack and Equipment
    Hello! I am looking to find laced reins with no animal derived components ( either synthetic leather or cloth material ). I have attached pictures of what I would like, I just can't seem to find any that are not leather! Thanks for any help!!!
  5. Horse Tack Reviews
    I would appreciate it if anyone could share their experience with WintecLite. They are relatively new (came out a year ago?) and there is next to nothing in terms of real user reviews online that I could find. NEW WintecLite All Purpose - Wintec What I understand is they weigh less than 5kg...
  6. Horse Tack and Equipment
    Hello all, I just got a new (used) wintec AP saddle for a wonderful price, but it's just a wee bit dirty. What's the best way to clean synthetic material? Particularly the suede type material that is covering the seat and knee blocks. It is the bitter cold winter here in Canada right now so I...
  7. Horse Tack and Equipment
    Hey guys, I was just wondering what you think is better for me. I am an english pleasure rider, I don't need anything fancy, just durable and lasts a while. I am also looking at something more light and easier to clean, I heard synthetic saddles are great for this purpose. And I also need...
  8. Horse Tack and Equipment
    I need some SADDLE HELP! Tekna saddles seem to fit Harley the best so its time to get one to replace my Crosby. I have not decided which saddle I like best....the Tekna Endurance, The Tekna Smooth Jumping, or the new Tekna Club. Who likes what? I now currently have the Tekna S8 Dressage...
  9. Tack and Equipment Classifieds
    Im selling my english saddle because it no longer fits my horse. she put on some much needed weight:lol:. i have the saddle on craigslist at these two links Asheville - english saddle black synthetic thorowgood charlotte - English saddle black synthetic thorowgood i really wish that i did not...
  10. Horse Tack and Equipment
    so i loaned my synthetic english saddle to a girl at my barn. Shortly after i realized this was a mistake because of the way she treated it. i have seen her throw it on the ground sling it around etc and she has never even attempted to wipe it down. it is not a very expensive saddle so that is...
  11. Horse Tack and Equipment
    Hey there! I am on my university's equestrian team and I need to buy black chaps... with fringe or scalloped edges. However, I am a college student and I am not made of money. I also don't really love western pleasure, I like reining. so I am looking for a pair of chaps that fit my teams...
  12. Horse Tack and Equipment
    Here are 2 saddles that I'm considering: Equiroyal synthetic english saddle. Silver Fox leather english saddle *Both are in excellent used condition. WIDE TREE's!! *score* :lol: BOTH saddles ( must get both ) for $125 ---- I would like to know if any of you guys out there USE these...
  13. Tack and Equipment Classifieds
    Kimberley Aussie Saddle. The saddle is made of a woven synthetic material, with synthetic suede seat, poleys, and wear patches for extra grip. No horn. 4 bar brass stirrups. 17" seat. VERY narrow gullet. Very comfortable and secure. Comes with a with nylon overgirth and leathers, and neoprene...
  14. Horse Tack and Equipment
    I was at the local farm and tractor and picked up a Weaver synthetic headstall. The price was good, but I was wondering on how they wear compared to leather or nylon.
  15. Tack and Equipment Classifieds
    Red, white, and navy blue weaver poly roping reins. Snap on. Used but in good condition! Asking $10 shipped
  16. Tack and Equipment Classifieds
    Black nylon headstall with stars across the padded browband. Nice but I don't use it anymore. $10 shipped
  17. Tack and Equipment Classifieds
    FOR SALE! Brand new Wintec Comfort ride saddle. 17" semi quarter horse bars. Gently used. Comfy. Has a cutout close contact skirt and ez fold fenders. Perfect condition. Comes with a bridle, breastcollar, cinch, and pad! Bought for $360. Asking only $250 for quick sale. Will ship. May take...
  18. Horse Tack and Equipment
    What EXACTLY are wintec saddles made out of? I know equileather but what is THAT made of? :?:?:?
  19. Horse Tack and Equipment
    I am interested in what people think of synthetic and leather saddles. Are synthetic saddles easier to look after and more durable, or is leather the better option? I've heard that synthetic is cheaper but is it worth paying that little bit extra for the beautiful look and feel of a leather...
  20. Tack and Equipment Classifieds
    It is in nice used condition with only a few minor signs of wear and modifications. Really it looks like new. It is being sold on Ebay. Check it out here. Thanks so much for looking :-)
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