Horse Tack Review

500 All Purpose
All Purpose Saddles

For Sale on eBay

Manufacturer: Wintec
Model: 500 All Purpose
Category: All Purpose Saddles

Purchase: This saddle is one of the schooling saddles at the farm where I ride. it retails for about $500 dollars, with cair panels and interchangeable gullets. This one has neither so it would cost less. Maybe around $300.

Likes: This saddle is very comfortable and easy to ride in. And, the changeable Flexiblocs make it very easy to customise your support, and in my experience they have never come off.

Dislikes: This saddle is a little small for me, I'm not sure of the size, but it would be more comfortable in a larger size. I ride in it every week and have ridden both with and without the blocks. The combination of the blocks and the seat push me forward, but that is a fault of my conformation.

Quality: This saddle is very good quality. It gets ridden in several times a week and has been around for several years. Nothing is old or broken and it shows minimal signs of wear save for it being broken in.

Summary: This is an excellent saddle for those wanting to do a bit of low level everything. But if you need a specialized saddle for a discipline don't buy an all purpose saddle because you are setting your self up for disappointment.

Rating: 5

Author: Bri

Date: 2006-04-27

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

Please give us your opinion..

Other Reviews You May Find Interesting 

Thorowgood All Purpose Like the T4 model All Purpose Saddles
Sensation Saddle Hybrid All Purpose Saddles
Dixieland Gaited Saddles Dixieland Gaited Saddle All Purpose Saddles
thornhill jeorge canaves all purpose All Purpose Saddles
Jeff Smith working cow/ ranch saddle All Purpose Saddles
Wintec / Bates 2000 All Purpose (Original Monoflap) All Purpose Saddles
Wintec 500 AP All Purpose Saddles
Barnsby Omega All Purpose Saddles
Wintec 2000 AP with CAIR and Easy Change Gullet All Purpose Saddles
Ovation Ovation Ruiz Diaz All Purpose All Purpose Saddles
Kreiger (Made by Chevalier) GP (with interchangeable gullet) Newer model All Purpose Saddles
Guffey Western saddle with Wade Style Tree All Purpose Saddles
Thorowgood T4 High Wither All Purpose All Purpose Saddles
Wintec 2000 (older model monoflap) All Purpose Saddles
Tad Coffin A5G All Purpose Saddles
J C Martin Saddle 16" A fork Wade All Purpose Saddles
Henri De Rivel (HDR) Pro Buffalo Event Saddle All Purpose Saddles
Collegiate Dignitary All Purpose Saddles
Thornhill Berlin All Purpose Saddles
Barefoot Stella Drytex size 2 All Purpose Saddles

2004-2012 Horse Tack Review

 About Us •  Join Our Mailing List •  Privacy Policy