Horse Tack Review


Bates
Caprilli All Purpose with CAIR Panel System
All Purpose Saddles

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Manufacturer: Bates
Model: Caprilli All Purpose with CAIR Panel System
Category: All Purpose Saddles

Purchase: Local tack shop $1400.

Likes: The Good: It has a perfectly balanced seat and super comfortable leather. One reason I bought this model was the easy change gullet system because I ride everything from TBs to ponies, all shapes and sizes. That is also the reason I buy all-purpose saddles too. The new CAIR system has excellent shock absorption, I can tell the horses are more comfortable as well.

Dislikes: The Bad: NOTHING

Quality: I've had Bates saddles in the past and they last a very long time. I think they would outlast me if I didn't get the itch every few years to get a new saddle. It's a quality leather, you can tell just by looking at it. The gullet system is easy to change as well.

Summary: This is one of my favorite saddles by far. An excellent choice for any rider of any discipline, especially for the price.

Rating: 5

Author: Horse Nut

Date: 2004-02-12

Usefulness Rating: 2.5 out of 5.
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