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StormShield® V-Free® Regulator Surcingle Turnout Blanket - Lightweight
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StormShield® V-Free® Regulator Surcingle Turnout Blanket - Lightweight

Item # 16002
  • Exceptional durability and updated styling in slope shoulder turnout designed to protect both the withers and the mane
  • Tekno-Dri® climate control inner lining for enhanced breathability
  • 1680 Denier Poly / Lightweight (80 gm) Insulation / Climate Control inner lining  / Nylon lining
  • 2 Year Guarantee. Read Warranty
  • Color: Black/Gray
  • Sizes: 68, 70, 72, 74, 76, 78, 80, 82, 84
  • Learn more about StormShield® Turnout Blanket Features
  • Learn more about our Fitted V-Free Fit Turnouts
     
  • Click here to view our How to Measure for a Blanket video
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How to Measure for a Horse Blanket:

How to Measure for a Horse Blanket
  • For best fit, stand horse squarely.
  • Measure from center of chest to edge of tail.
  • Take care to measure along the widest part of the shoulder and hindquarters.
  • The blanket measurement result is the blanket size.
  • If your measurement is in between sizes, round up to the next blanket size. Example: 73" = Size 74.

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$169.99 $114.99
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StormShield® V-Free® Regulator Surcingle Turnout Blanket - Lightweight

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StormShield® V-Free® Regulator Surcingle Turnout Blanket - Lightweight
 
4.8

(based on 207 reviews)

Ratings Distribution

  • 5 Stars

     

    (171)

  • 4 Stars

     

    (35)

  • 3 Stars

     

    (1)

  • 2 Stars

     

    (0)

  • 1 Stars

     

    (0)

100%

of respondents would recommend this to a friend.

Pros

  • Durable (82)
  • Good size/fit (75)
  • Waterproof and breathable (74)
  • Stays in place (70)
  • Warm (69)

Cons

  • Need more colors (21)
  • Heavy / bulky (3)

Best Uses

  • Cold / extreme (89)
  • Everyday wear (55)
  • 24/7 turnout (46)
  • Indoor/outdoor (46)
  • Changing weather (30)
    • Fit:
    • Feels too small

       

      Feels true to size

       

      97% 

      (34 reviews)

      Feels too big

       
    • Was this a gift?:
    • No (3)
    • Reviewer Profile:
    • Parent of two or more children (12), Grandparent (4)

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5.0

Another Oustanding Waterproof Blanket

By Lynn

from Calistoga, CA

Verified Buyer

Pros

  • Durable
  • Easy to Clean
  • Good Fit
  • Good Value
  • Stays in Place
  • Warm
  • Waterproof and Breathable

Cons

    Best Uses

    • 24/7 Turnout
    • Changing Weather
    • Cold Weather
    • Everyday Wear
    • Indoor/Outdoor
    • Travel

    Comments about StormShield® V-Free® Regulator Surcingle Turnout Blanket - Lightweight:

    With the weather warming up and the long shaggy coats this lightweight waterproof blanket is perfect El Niño rain protection.

     
    5.0

    Quality Blanket!

    By Larryville Cowgirl

    from Lawrence, KS

    Verified Buyer

    Pros

    • Durable
    • Easy to Clean
    • Good Fit
    • Good Value
    • Stays in Place
    • Warm
    • Waterproof and Breathable

    Cons

    • Need More Colors

    Best Uses

    • 24/7 Turnout
    • Cold Weather

    Comments about StormShield® V-Free® Regulator Surcingle Turnout Blanket - Heavyweight:

    My 29-yr-old Arabian gelding with Cushings could not regulate his body temperature when winter got bitter here in Kansas. His mood visibly improved (and he stopped shivering intermittently) when I put the blanket on him. He was back to his ornery self. Worth every penny. Fits great. Looks great. Keeps him warm and happy. If any of my other "oldies" has this issue, I will buy them this blanket straight away.

     
    5.0

    Great Blanket for a Great Price!

    By Jen

    from Marine City, MI

    Verified Buyer

    Pros

    • Durable
    • Good Fit
    • Good Value
    • Produces Good Hair Coat
    • Warm

    Cons

      Best Uses

      • Cold Weather
      • Everyday Wear
      • Indoor/Outdoor

      Comments about StormShield® V-Free® Regulator Surcingle Turnout Blanket - Heavyweight:

      Love the open front design, using it on my Growing colt and it is super adjustable. I bought it a size big and it adjusted down to fit, and it will continue to adjust bigger as he grows.

       
      5.0

      superior product

      By Blondie

      from Volney,NY

      Verified Buyer

      Pros

      • Durable
      • Easy to Clean
      • Good Fit
      • Good Value
      • Produces Good Hair Coat
      • Stays in Place
      • Warm
      • Waterproof and Breathable

      Cons

        Best Uses

        • 24/7 Turnout
        • Changing Weather
        • Everyday Wear
        • Indoor/Outdoor

        Comments about StormShield® V-Free® Regulator Surcingle Turnout Blanket - Lightweight:

        I love the entire Regulator line. They fit my horses perfectly and they are very durable. I also like the fact that they are very nice looking. I know they are a little pricey compared to some of the other models but I feel they are worth it because they seem to outlast all the other models and brands I have tried

        (1 of 1 customers found this review helpful)

         
        5.0

        Awesome blanket!

        By AO Arabs

        from Mountain Ranch, CA

        Verified Buyer

        Pros

        • Durable
        • Easy to Clean
        • Good Fit
        • Good Value
        • Stays in Place
        • Warm
        • Waterproof and Breathable

        Cons

          Best Uses

          • 24/7 Turnout
          • Cold Weather

          Comments about StormShield® V-Free® Regulator Surcingle Turnout Blanket - Midweight:

          I love this blanket! It has lasted 4 years and is still usable. It fits my Arabians very well with the many ways to adjust. I have the open front with adjustable straps and now they have added snaps that make it a "snap" to attach. It stays in place when they roll and it doesn't rub or chafe withers or shoulders. It keeps them warm and dry during windy rain storms.

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          • StormShield® V-Free® Regulator Surcingle Turnout Blanket - Lightweight

            Q:

            Would this 80 gram lightweight be warmer than a sheet that has no fill?
            Asked on 1/20/2016 by Emma

            1 answer

            • Staff Reviewer

              A:

              This has fill just along the back, in this region it would provide warmth. However, the rest along the sides has no fill and is just like a sheet.

              Answered on 1/21/2016 by Customer Service from Chagrin Falls, OH
          • Q:

            Is the lightweight(80grams) lighter or warmer/heavier then one of the techno fleece turnout blankets?
            Asked on 1/18/2016 by Emma from IN

            1 answer

            • Staff Reviewer

              A:

              It is lighter, the 80 grams of fill is only have the back section of the turnout because that is where the additional layers of Tekno Dry is with no fill the rest of the way down.The Tekno Fleece turnouts have the polar fleece layer throughout the entire blanket.

              Answered on 1/20/2016 by Customer Service from Chagrin Falls, OH
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          How to Measure for a Horse Blanket:

          How to Measure for a Horse Blanket
          • For best fit, stand horse squarely.
          • Measure from center of chest to edge of tail.
          • Take care to measure along the widest part of the shoulder and hindquarters.
          • The blanket measurement result is the blanket size.
          • If your measurement is in between sizes, round up to the next blanket size. Example: 73" = Size 74.

          How to Measure for a Horse Blanket Video
          Watch our Video on
          How to Measure for a Horse Blanket
          Do you have blanket questions? Call us at 1-800-365-1311 or email us at service@sstack.com
          Blanket Warmth Guide

          Durability Guide

          General Guide for Blanket Durability
          If you have any questions about this product or a type of fit, please contact us at 1-800-365-1311 or service@sstack.com
          1680D Ballistic Nylon or
          1680D Nylon
          3 Year Exceptional Durability Recommended for horses that are hard on blankets or turned out with other horses who may bite or pull at blanket.
          1680D Woven Poly or 1200D High Count Ripstop Nylon 2 Year Superior Durability Recommended to withstand the demands of turnout.
          1200D Ripstop Poly 1 Year Good Durability Recommended for horses easy on blankets. Occasional or monitored turnout. Picket line use.
          Economy 1200D Ripstop Poly 30 Day Standard Durability Recommended for horses easy on blankets.
          600D 30 Day Standard Durability Recommended for Spring/Fall when grass is available and horse does not test blanket. Picket line use.
          D = Denier

          Turnout Fit Guide

          How well a blanket fits your horse is important. Good fit equals comfort. Comfort enhances durability.

          This illustration demonstrates where each blanket cut begins on your horse's neck. Other style differences are outlined below.

          VTEK® V-Free™

          Raised, shaped area over the withers. Contoured over the back and hindquarters.

          Euro

          No back seam, straight line over the withers and back. Contoured over the hindquarters.

          Fitted V-Free™

          Raised, shaped wither up to the start of the mane. Contoured over the back and hindquarters.

          Cutback

          Cutback at withers. Contoured over the back and hindquarters.

            Stormshield®
            Vtek® V-Free™
          FRONT CLOSURE Snap front w/ Velcro assist
          NECK & SHOULDER COVERAGE Small neck opening, upright neck line covers shoulders and withers fully
          MANE COVERAGE Extends 6-8" onto mane
          CONSTRUCTION OVER WITHERS Full coverage, raised, shaped and pressure-free
          FLEECE AT WITHERS No
          ADJUSTA-FIT® Yes
          GUSSETS Forward and extended
          GIRTH Crisscross surcingle or bellyband
          BACK Contour shaped w/ sealed seams
          DROP ON SIDES Graded to size
          HINDQUARTERS Contour fit w/ sealed seams
          TAIL COVER Attached
          WATERPROOF BREATHABLE High level
          LEG STRAPS Detachable elastic
            Stormshield®
            Euro
          FRONT CLOSURE Snap front w/ Velcro assist
          NECK & SHOULDER COVERAGE Small neck opening, upright neck line covers shoulders and withers fully
          MANE COVERAGE Extends 4-6" onto mane
          CONSTRUCTION OVER WITHERS Straight, no seam
          FLEECE AT WITHERS Yes
          ADJUSTA-FIT® No
          GUSSETS Forward and extended
          GIRTH Crisscross surcingle or bellyband
          BACK Straight, no seam
          DROP ON SIDES Graded to size
          HINDQUARTERS Contour fit w/ sealed seams
          TAIL COVER Attached
          WATERPROOF BREATHABLE Mid to high level
          LEG STRAPS Detachable elastic
            Stormshield®
            Fitted V-Free™
          FRONT CLOSURE Snap front w/ Velcro assist, closed front or 2 buckle open front w/ Velcro assist
          NECK & SHOULDER COVERAGE Large neck opening, sloped neck line covers shoulders and withers up to start of mane
          MANE COVERAGE Leaves mane uncovered
          CONSTRUCTION OVER WITHERS Partial coverage, raised, shaped and pressure-free
          FLEECE AT WITHERS No
          ADJUSTA-FIT® Yes
          GUSSETS Forward and extended
          GIRTH Crisscross surcingle or bellyband
          BACK Contour shaped w/sealed seams
          DROP ON SIDES Graded to size
          HINDQUARTERS Contour fit w/ sealed seams
          TAIL COVER Detachable w/ double Velcro
          WATERPROOF BREATHABLE High level
          LEG STRAPS Detachable elastic
            Stormshield®
            Cutback
          FRONT CLOSURE Snap front w/ Velcro assist or closed front
          NECK & SHOULDER COVERAGE Large neck opening, sloped neck line cut back for withers
          MANE COVERAGE Leaves mane uncovered
          CONSTRUCTION OVER WITHERS Cutback
          FLEECE AT WITHERS No
          ADJUSTA-FIT® Yes
          GUSSETS Forward and extended
          GIRTH Crisscross surcingle
          BACK Contour shaped w/sealed seams
          DROP ON SIDES Graded to size
          HINDQUARTERS Contour fit w/ sealed seams
          TAIL COVER Detachable w/ double Velcro
          WATERPROOF BREATHABLE High level
          LEG STRAPS Detachable elastic
            Dura-Tech®
            Euro
          FRONT CLOSURE 2 buckle open front w/Velcro assist
          NECK & SHOULDER COVERAGE Small neck opening, upright neck line covers shoulders and withers fully
          MANE COVERAGE Extends 4-6" onto mane
          CONSTRUCTION OVER WITHERS Straight, no seam
          FLEECE AT WITHERS Yes
          ADJUSTA-FIT® No
          GUSSETS Forward and extended
          GIRTH Crisscross surcingle
          BACK Straight, no seam
          DROP ON SIDES Graded to size
          HINDQUARTERS Contour fit w/ sealed seams
          TAIL COVER Attached
          WATERPROOF BREATHABLE Mid to high level
          LEG STRAPS Detachable elastic
            Stormshield® Stormshield® Stormshield® Stormshield® Dura-Tech®
            Vtek® V-Free™ Euro Fitted V-Free™ Cutback Euro
          FRONT CLOSURE Snap front w/ Velcro assist Snap front w/ Velcro assist Snap front w/ Velcro assist, closed front or 2 buckle open front w/ Velcro assist Snap front w/ Velcro assist or closed front 2 buckle open front w/Velcro assist
          NECK & SHOULDER COVERAGE Small neck opening, upright neck line covers shoulders and withers fully Small neck opening, upright neck line covers shoulders and withers fully Large neck opening, sloped neck line covers shoulders and withers up to start of mane Large neck opening, sloped neck line cut back for withers Small neck opening, upright neck line covers shoulders and withers fully
          MANE COVERAGE Extends 6-8" onto mane Extends 4-6" onto mane Leaves mane uncovered Leaves mane uncovered Extends 4-6" onto mane
          CONSTRUCTION OVER WITHERS Full coverage, raised, shaped and pressure-free Straight, no seam Partial coverage, raised, shaped and pressure-free Cutback Straight, no seam
          FLEECE AT WITHERS No Yes No No Yes
          ADJUSTA-FIT® Yes No Yes Yes No
          GUSSETS Forward and extended Forward and extended Forward and extended Forward and extended Forward and extended
          GIRTH Crisscross surcingle or bellyband Crisscross surcingle or bellyband Crisscross surcingle or bellyband Crisscross surcingle Crisscross surcingle
          BACK Contour shaped w/ sealed seams Straight, no seam Contour shaped w/sealed seams Contour shaped w/sealed seams Straight, no seam
          DROP ON SIDES Graded to size Graded to size Graded to size Graded to size Graded to size
          HINDQUARTERS Contour fit w/ sealed seams Contour fit w/ sealed seams Contour fit w/ sealed seams Contour fit w/ sealed seams Contour fit w/ sealed seams
          TAIL COVER Attached Attached Detachable w/ double Velcro Detachable w/ double Velcro Attached
          WATERPROOF BREATHABLE High level Mid to high level High level High level Mid to high level
          LEG STRAPS Detachable elastic Detachable elastic Detachable elastic Detachable elastic Detachable elastic

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