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FES Bit 3 Piece Stainless Steel Mouth 6" Cheek

FES Bit 3 Piece Stainless Steel Mouth 6" Cheek

Item # 00395
  • A nice bit for young horses or riders with inexperienced hands
  • Extra ‘dog bone  link’ helps spread pressure evenly across the mouth
  • Eliminates the ‘nutcracker’ effect  if pulled on too heavily
  • Stainless steel swivel shanks allow rider to work each side individually
  • Mouthpiece:  5”
  • Cheeks:  6”
  • Bit diameter:  3/8”
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$32.99 $25.99
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FES Bit 3 Piece Stainless Steel Mouth 6" Cheek
 
4.5

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5.0

Good bit

By Clair

from Michigan

About Me Experienced Rider

Verified Buyer

Pros

  • Comfortable
  • Good Value
  • Horse likes it

Cons

    Best Uses

    • Pleasure Riding
    • Show Ring
    • Trail Riding
    • Working/Training

    Comments about FES Bit 3 Piece Stainless Steel Mouth 6" Cheek:

    Purchased this as a Christmas gift for one of my followers (teenager) who only had one bit and 2 headstalls (show and training) so she wouldn't have to be taking apart her bridles all of the time and her horse would always have the same mouthpiece.

     
    4.0

    Nicely designed, well made bit

    By Jaye

    from Cheyenne, WY

    About Me Horse Owner

    Verified Buyer

    Pros

    • Attractive
    • Comfortable
    • Curved Bars On Mothpiece
    • Durable
    • Good Value
    • Won~'~~t Pinch Tongue
    • Won~'~~t Poke Roof Of Mouth

    Cons

      Best Uses

      • Pleasure Riding
      • Trail Riding
      • Working/Training

      Comments about FES Bit 3 Piece Stainless Steel Mouth 6" Cheek:

      I purchased this bit to use on my gelding while ponying my mare, and to use as a transitional bit for my mare when she is ready to move to a shanked bit from a simple ring snaffle. The center piece of the mouth piece (dog bone) could be a tad wider--seems to be smaller than what's pictured online. All in all a very nice bit.

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      • Q:

        How wide is the dog-bone portion of the bit? How wide is the circular opening to which the cheek piece attaches (my bridle is a quick change)?
        Asked on 1/10/2016 by Pippa's Pawn from eastern NC

        1 answer

        • Staff Reviewer

          A:

          The Dog-Bone piece = 1 1/8" and the Circular Opening = 7/8".

          Answered on 1/21/2016 by Customer Service from Chagrin Falls, OH
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      What bits are made of...

      If you have any questions about this product or a type of bit, please contact us at 1-800-365-1311 or service@sstack.com
      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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