Manufacturer: Royal King/Silver King
Model: Roughout Training Saddle
Category: Trail Saddles
Purchase: I bought this saddle off eBay. It was listed as a "roughout" training saddle. I paid about $600 to use for.... training.
Likes: Shaped like a reining saddle with a small horn.
Dislikes: Thin cheap construction. Not suitable for daily use as a training saddle.
Quality: The "roughout" is not. It has a rough finish but it was not roughout construction where one should find the strong smooth side is IN where it is protected from wear and abrasion producing a longer lasting rugged saddle. This was rough both outside and inside a.k.a. suede which is a thinner weaker construction.
Summary: I sent it back as "not as advertised". The dealer is unaware of the difference between suede leather, and Roughout construction. If you just need a light duty saddle and like a rough appearance and are willing to settle for light duty suede.... Or you can buy a Billy Cook at wholesale, or a Rocking R and get a respectable saddle for $100 more.
Usefulness Rating: 3.16667 out of 5.
6 reader(s) voted.
Dixieland Gaited Saddles Western Trail saddle, gaited tree Trail Saddles
Steve Edwards The Cowboy Trail Saddles
Dixieland Saddle Co. Tree style D +3/4 butterfly skirt light rider Trail Saddles
Bob Marshall Endurance Treeless Trail Saddles
Crestridge Wade Extra Wide Trail Saddles
Kimberley Kimberley Outback Australian Saddle Trail Saddles
Black Forest Saddles Rosewood treeless Trail Saddles
Crates #238-4 Trail Trail Saddles
Meleta Brown Freedom Saddle by Crates Crates Trail Meleta Brown Trail Saddles
Circle Y Kentucky Trail Gaiter Trail Saddles
Martin Saddlery Clinton Anderson Saddle Trail Saddles
J. Stead Wade Saddle Trail Saddles
Down Under Saddlery Kimberly Trail Master Trail Saddles
Tucker Tucker equitation endurance Trail Saddles
Tucker Endurance generation II Trail Saddles
Abetta Abetta endurance Trail Saddles
Big horn 1637 Voyager Trail Saddles
specialized endurance Trail Saddles
Dixieland Gaited Saddles D9U/ Butterfly Trail Saddles
Dixieland Gaited Saddles Butterfly Light Rider Trail Saddles