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Robart™ Black Training Snaffle

Robart™ Black Training Snaffle

Item # 05471
  • Newly designed to eliminates pain from pinched tongue and cheeks
  • Comfortable slightly curved sweet iron mouthpiece with copper inlay
  • Copper promotes salivation and helps soften horse’s mouths
  • Internal bushing allows the center joint to roll easily without pinching
  • Tubular fittings around the shank eliminate pinching the corners of the mouth
  • Black stainless steel cheeks
  • Mouthpiece:  5”
  • Cheeks:  6 ¼”
  • Bit diameter:  3/8”
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Ultra® Bit Cleaner and Freshener

A new bit design eliminates pain from pinched tongues and cheeks. Internal bushing allows center joint to roll without grabbing. Tension and stress are reduced, mouth stays closed and calm. Horse can concentrate on learning and performing.


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Robart PinchlessRobart™ Black Training Snaffle

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Awesome starter bit

By pleasurerider

from MN

About Me Experienced Rider


  • Attractive
  • Gentle
  • Pinchless


    Best Uses

    • Great Starter Shank Bit
    • Pleasure Riding
    • Show Ring
    • Trail Riding
    • Working/Training

    Comments about Robart Pinchless Robart™ Black Training Snaffle:

    This is one of my favorite bits to put young horses in as a step up from a snaffle. I have yet to meet a horse that does not work well in this bit, from older, well broke horses that understand leverage to young horses being put in a shank bit for the first time. It is a wonderful transition bit, it's gentle, and has a shank that is very in-style for breed showing.


    good bit

    By Terri

    from Middletown, Ca

    About Me Experienced Rider

    Verified Buyer


    • Good Value


      Best Uses

      • Working/Training

      Comments about Robart Pinchless Robart™ Black Training Snaffle:

      nice bit for the price


      Great quality product and great prices!

      By cowgirl181

      from owen, wi

      Verified Buyer

      Comments about Robart Pinchless Robart™ Black Training Snaffle:

      My horse loves this bit! It usually takes her a mintue or two to drop after I take the headstall off her. Very comfortable for her and keeps her comfortable which is very important to me!

      (1 of 1 customers found this review helpful)


      Fantastic Bit

      By Tiffany

      from Wichita, KS.

      Comments about Robart Pinchless Robart™ Black Training Snaffle:

      I use this bit on my 8 year old Quarter Horse/ Thoroughbred, He is green broke and I am using the Robart Black Training Snaffle. I LOVE this bit! It doesn't pinch at all, gives them a chance to want to learn other than just focus on pain that other bits have. It's light, I use it for Barrels, Cattle Cutting, Cattle Sorting, Team Penning, Trail Rides.. Even jumping!! It is great for everything. I definitely reccomend this bit.

      (3 of 4 customers found this review helpful)


      I like the Robart bits. Very responsive and work...

      By Toni P

      from Hebron, IN

      Comments about Robart Pinchless Robart™ Black Training Snaffle:

      I like the Robart bits. Very responsive and works well on my horses. Doesn't pinch and that is important for the learning process. I like the stainless w/ in-laid copper, but I'm not a "black steel" fan.

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


      Aluminum is lightweight and easy to maintain.


      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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