Manufacturer: Porter Saddles (View all products by Porter's Saddles)
Model: All (View all All reviews)
Category: Roping Saddles
Purchase: If you are considering purchasing a "Porter" saddle from eBay, please do your homework before you bid. The saddles being sold under this name are made in India and you should bid accordingly. Look up Porter Saddle Truth on the internet and you'll find a detailed accounting of this ongoing scam.
Likes: I have posted previously on this site about one seller, but the same people are operating under several names to further deceive buyers. The previous review I posted pointed out a mispelling on the saddle labeling, which has since been corrected and now reads Porter, not Portor. My only stake in this is I grew up in Phoenix and I value the integrity of classic brands as well as hate liars and copyright violators.
Dislikes: Save your money for a real saddle made by people who live in the US and ride horses. These may LOOK like a decent saddle but they are made with NO knowledge or care about fit or construction. You will hurt your horse and possibly be injured by this fake junk.
Quality: You'll be getting nasty Indian made leather and who knows what else. Indian leather is weak due to the tanning processes used there. The stitching may look nice but what you can't see can hurt you.
Summary: Just do your homework and know these are not the real deal. If you want a decorative saddle for your office, this might be a good buy. But please don't put one of these on a horse and ride in it.
Author: Flagstaff Foxhunter
Usefulness Rating: 2.73333 out of 5.
15 reader(s) voted.
Corriente Saddle Co. CSA 311A Association Ranch Roping Saddles
Slim Fallis custom Roping Saddles
J.C. Martin Wade roping saddle Roping Saddles
Rider's Choice Ladie's Wade Roping Saddles
Rider's Choice Custom Lady Wade (G.W. Crate/Master Series) Roping Saddles
Porter roping Roping Saddles
JC Martin Saddles Wade saddle Roping Saddles
JC martin saddles roping Roping Saddles
jcm saddles Ranch wade Roping Saddles
JC Martin Saddlery Wade Roping saddle Roping Saddles
J Stead Ranch Association Saddle Roping Saddles
Victory Saddles VS-WR-8753 Roping Saddles
Riders Choice Saddlery 17" Roping saddle Roping Saddles
Supposedly "Porter Saddle Co." Wade tree Ranch Saddle Roping Saddles
JC MARTIN SADDLE CO RANCH WADE ASSOCIATION Roping Saddles
JC Martin Roping Wade A Fork Saddle Basket Weave J Roping Saddles
Billy Cook 2181 Classic Rancher Roping Saddles
JC Martin 15 1/2" Light Oil Western A-FORK Buckaroo WADE Saddle Roping Saddles
J C Martin Modified Association Roping saddle Roping Saddles
Jim Sands Custom Saddlery Ranch Roper Roping Saddles