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FES Cathedral Mouth Bit with Dots

FES Cathedral Mouth Bit with Dots

Item # 05965
  • Nice bit for teaching horses the proper head set while maintaining loose reins
  • Long straighter cheeks increase the response from riders hand to the mouth
  • Relies on bar and palate pressure, offering relief when horse flexes at the poll
  • Black steel cheeks with decorative stainless steel dot accents
  • Black stainless steel mouthpiece
  • Mouthpiece:  5”
  • Cheeks:  8”
  • Port:  2 ½”
  • Bit diameter:  7/16”
Item Availability Quantity Price
#05965
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$41.99 $32.99
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FES Cathedral Mouth Bit with Dots
 
4.7

(based on 6 reviews)

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100%

of respondents would recommend this to a friend.

Pros

  • Good value (4)
  • Attractive (3)

Cons

    Best Uses

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        • Horse owner (3)

      Reviewed by 6 customers

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      4.0

      Great finishing bit

      By All-arounder

      from Baker, Florida

      About Me Horse Owner

      Verified Buyer

      Pros

      • Inexpensive
      • Lightens Horses
      • Unique Look

      Cons

      • Narrow For Wide Horse

      Best Uses

      • Competing
      • Training

      Comments about FES Cathedral Mouth Bit with Dots:

      Unique looking bit, old-fashioned style. Black steel with silver looks great when it arrives, but keep it clean and store in a dry place if you don't want it to rust. The mouthpiece is great for lightening and finishing advanced pleasure horses, not for an inexperienced horse uncomfortable with a leverage bit and solid mouthpiece. Decent weight to the bit. A little narrow for a very large/wide head, but I was able to have my husband bend the purchase out a little to accommodate my horse. Works great as is for a smaller framed horse.

       
      5.0

      Another Good Buy

      By Vickie

      from Ransom, Il

      About Me Experienced Rider

      Verified Buyer

      Pros

      • Attractive
      • Good Value

      Cons

        Best Uses

        • Show Ring

        Comments about FES Cathedral Mouth Bit with Dots:

        Shipped quick! Great bit for the money!

         
        5.0

        Great Bit! Beautiful Workmanship!

        By A from MN

        from Minnesota

        About Me Horse Owner

        Verified Buyer

        Pros

        • Attractive
        • Durable
        • Good Value

        Cons

          Best Uses

            Comments about FES Cathedral Mouth Bit with Dots:

            Great bit at an even better price! This is a strong bit to be used (in my opinion) on a more finished horse by a more experienced rider. The bit is beautifully made and the shipping was super fast!

             
            4.0

            Great Buy!

            By Rowdygrl

            from Marriottsville, MD

            About Me Horse Owner

            Verified Buyer

            Pros

            • Good Value

            Cons

              Best Uses

              • Working/Training

              Comments about FES Cathedral Mouth Bit with Dots:

              This bit is well worth the money. My horse rides great with it.

               
              5.0

              Big Bang for the buck!

              By Shirley

              from Reddick, FL

              About Me Experienced Rider

              Verified Buyer

              Pros

              • Attractive
              • Durable
              • Good Value
              • Great Buy

              Cons

              • No Complaints

              Best Uses

              • Mostly Show Pen
              • Show Ring
              • Working/Training

              Comments about FES Cathedral Mouth Bit with Dots:

              I use this product in the show pen, a little during workouts before shows. Best buy for this type of equipment.

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              What bits are made of...

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              Stainless Steel

              Bits are most commonly made of stainless steel. Stainless steel can be cleaned and polished repeatedly without damaging the finish. It is strong, durable, and flavorless and does not impact salivation. Some stainless steel mouths are inlaid with copper.

              Copper

              Copper encourages salivation to increase the sensitivity of the horse’s mouth. It warms up quicker than stainless steel in cold weather.

              Sweet Iron

              Sweet iron is cold-rolled steel. The material appears rusty after repeated use. This oxidation tastes sweet to the horse and increases salivation.  

              Rubber

              Rubber softens the action of the bit as it is softer than traditional metals. Rubber-covered bits are generally thicker than metal.   

              Aluminum

              Aluminum is lightweight and easy to maintain.

              Plastic

              Plastic bits are softer than traditional metal bits and they are durable. Many plastic bits are scented or flavored.

              Nickel Silver

              Nickel silver is a nickel alloy, also known as German silver. It encourages salivation for a more sensitive and supple mouth.  

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