Manufacturer: Cambridge (View all products by Cambridge)
Model: Deluxe All Purpose Saddle (View all Deluxe All Purpose Saddle reviews)
Category: All Purpose Saddles
Purchase: I bought this saddle four years ago at Apple Saddlery in ottawa. I paid around 295$ for it brand spankin' new. It was a pretty good deal! It was my first saddle.
Likes: I love this saddle! I've been using it every single day for the past 4 years and nothing is broken or unstitched or nothing! it is worth way more than it costs. It is also very comfortable to sit in, it doesn't feel like you are siting on wood.
Dislikes: there is barely anything not to like about this saddle. Apart from the flaps on top of the stirrup bars are jabbing in your leg sometimes, but with wear and tear, it goes away. Another thing is, the leather on the skirt is ribbed so it doesn't give a nice finished look. And finally, like every other saddle in this world, the die is coming off were the stirrup straps go.
Quality: This saddle fits all the horses i have put it on!(that's a lot of horses, trust me) so it is well constructed. the leather is thick and durable and the stitching is superb!
Summary: I really love this saddle and recommend it to any rider looking for a first saddle...or even a tenth one! :) i take it to shows all the time and people complement me on it. it's really a beauty!
Usefulness Rating: 2.25 out of 5.
4 reader(s) voted.
Duett Saddlery Companion Fox Hunter All Purpose Saddles
Duett Saddlery saddle All Purpose Saddles
American/BigHorn Saddlery American/BigHorn Saddlery All Purpose Saddles
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