For Sale on eBay
Combination Bit Low Port
English Bridle Acc
Model: Combination Bit Low Port
Category: English Bridle Acc
Purchase: I purchased this through St. Croix Saddlery, first I did a trail on it for $3 per day plus shipping. Once I was sure my horse liked it I paid the remainder. I believe it was $159.90 plus tax.
Likes: It is extremely well made. The bit is made of the best metal alloys and is designed to to sit in the horse's mouth in a very correct way. When the bit is engaged it will effect the nose, mouth, chin and poll. It is also very versatile as you can use different rein configurations to achieve different results.
Dislikes: I wish I could use it in the hunter ring. Unfortunately it is not a conventional bit so it is not allowed. They do have more show ring appropriate bits available though. The other thing I don't like is that the finish tends to rub off onto the bridle. I called Mikmar and the customer service rep. was very nice and told me that I can scrub the finish of the areas of the bit that were attached to the bridle.
Quality: The construction and quality are exception. It is definitely made by a horseman and my equine dentist really likes how it sits in my horse's mouth.
Summary: Absolutely wonderful bit. It can be used in a variety of ways and on many horses. It takes an educated hand to use this bit properly, but any pro or experienced junior or amateur won't have any issues. Some horses may be resistant at first, but once ridden in it a few times they do began to like it.
Author: Tami P.
Usefulness Rating: 0 out of 5.
1 reader(s) voted.
Other Reviews You May Find Interesting
Thinline Reins English Bridle Acc
Herm Sprenger DUO snaffle bit English Bridle Acc
Equi-Bette Square raised standing martingale English Bridle Acc
MYLER MBO4 Comfort Snaffle Lvl2 English Bridle Acc
Korsteel 2 Ring French Elevator English Bridle Acc
JP Korsteel Korsteel Copper Oval Mouth Loose Ring bit English Bridle Acc
Korsteel Two Ring French Link Elevator Bit English Bridle Acc
Wintec Cushion Grip Reins English Bridle Acc
KL Select Red Barn Dressage Reins English Bridle Acc
Fabled Fashions Pegasus Browband with Swarovski Crystals English Bridle Acc
Herm Sprenger kk Conrad B-ring bit English Bridle Acc
Korsteel Hunter D Snaffle Bit With Copper Link English Bridle Acc
Korsteel Korsteel Kimberwicke Bit English Bridle Acc
Korsteel JP Jointed Uxeter Kimberwicke English Bridle Acc
KL Select - Red Barn Square Raised Standing Martingale English Bridle Acc
Stubben 1032 Soft Rubber Reins English Bridle Acc
Happy Mouth Loose Ring Jointed Snaffle English Bridle Acc
Kincade Rainbow Reins English Bridle Acc
Herm Sprenger RS Dynamic Eggbutt English Bridle Acc
Dover 5 Way Breastplate English Bridle Acc