Circle-Y
Marlene's Special Effx Saddle
Barrel Saddles



Manufacturer: Circle-Y
Model: Marlene's Special Effx Saddle
Category: Barrel Saddles

Purchase: Received as Christmas gift. I went with this saddle, because I am not one of the slender type riders, and this is one of the few with a 15 1/2 inch seat. The price was $1699.00 at a local retailer in Blackfoot Idaho.

Likes: Secure seat. Conformed to my horse perfectly. Absolutely gorgeous saddle. The tooling is very high quality.

Dislikes: There are a few minor lack of attention to detail. Hate the nylon cinch billets. Chintzy. They should have done leather. It was inexpensive however, to take to a local saddler and replace with regular latigo. I do not like the exposed screws on the gullet. However, it is not touching my horse's skin, so I am okay with that.

Quality: Excellent.

Summary: This is a lot of money as compared to some other barrel saddles. If you want looks and function, than this is the saddle. It should fit a narrow or medium quarter horse perfect. I would try it out for fit however if your horse is wide. I rated it a four, due to the nylon billets and it is on the high side for price.

Rating: 4

Author: Circle Y Barrel Special Effx Marlene Saddle Reviewer

Date: 2006-01-04

Usefulness Rating: 0 out of 5.
1 reader(s) voted.

Please give us your opinion..





Other Reviews You May Find Interesting 


Circle Y Bob Marshal Treeless Barrel Saddles
Double T Barrel saddle Barrel Saddles
Nash Saddle 30701 Out West Barrel Saddle Barrel Saddles
Crates Ladies Light Versatility Barrel Saddles
martin crown c Barrel Saddles
Bob Marshall Sports Saddle Basic Barrel Saddle Barrel Saddles
Corriente Saddle Co Barrel Saddle Barrel Saddles
Oak Ridge Saddle Co. 12" Rough out barrel saddle Barrel Saddles
Double T Zebra Barrel Saddles Barrel Saddles
Tahoe Cow Print Barrel Saddles
Ozark Saddle King of Texas Rodeo Star Barrel Saddles
Billy Cook 1524 Genuine Barrel Saddles
RH Horton Barrel Saddle Barrel Saddles
Chicks Saddlery Silver Royal Randall Barrel Saddles
Circle Y Proven Edition Barrel Saddles
Alamo Chocolate Barrel Racer Barrel Saddles
Teskeys Ultimate Barrel Saddle Barrel Saddles
Bobbt Stivers Saddlery Frontier Saddlery Barrel Saddle Barrel Saddles
Alamo Honeycomb Barrel Saddle Barrel Saddles
Big Horn 1563 Barrel Saddles

2004-2012 Horse Tack Review



 Horse Tack Review Home


 Shop For Tack
 Back in the Saddle
 Boot Barn
 Dover Saddlery
 Equestrian Collections
 Horse.com
 HorseLoverZ.com
 State Line Tack

 Help Us Support
 Bright Futures Farm


 Horse Tack Reviews
 Submit Your Own Review!
 Search Review Database
 All Reader Reviews
 Staff Reviews
 Submit a Product for Review

 English Tack Reviews
 Dressage Saddles
 Jumping Saddles
 Close Contact Saddles
 All Purpose Saddles
 English Saddle Fittings/Pads
 English Bridles
 English Bridle Accessories
 English Show Apparel
 English Casual Apparel
 English Chaps/Boots/Helmets
 English Miscellaneous

 Western Tack Reviews
 Barrel Saddles
 Reining Saddles
 Roping Saddles
 Show Saddles
 Trail Saddles
 Western Saddle Fittings/Pads
 Western Bridles
 Western Bridle Accessories
 Western Show Apparel
 Western Casual Apparel
 Western Chaps/Boots/Hats
 Western Miscellaneous

 Horse Gear Reviews
 Horse Boots and Wraps
 Halters/Ropes/Leads
 Horse Health and Well Being
 Horse Apparel
 Horse Treats
 Horse Miscellaneous

 Barn & Stable Reviews
 Fly Control
 Gifts/Books/Videos
 Grooming Equipment
 Stable Accessories
 Tack Room
 Training Equipment
 Barn and Stable Misc

 Articles
 Barn and Stable Articles
 English Articles
 Feature and Misc Articles
 Grooming Articles
 Horse Care & Health Articles
 Horse Related Gift Articles
 News and Events
 Training Articles
 Western Articles

 Other Features
 About Us / Contact Information
 Articles & Subjects By Date
 Article Archives
 Join Our Mailing List
 Privacy Policy