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FES Black Steel Teardrop Copper Wire Correction Bit

Overview
FES Black Steel Teardrop Copper Wire Correction Bit
This bit has a unique copper wrapped mouthpiece and short teardrop shanks that gives horses a hint that a signal will be coming from the rider's hand. This bit has a correction port and should be used on well trained, seasoned horses. This bit will apply direct palate pressure and encourage horses to break at the poll. The copper promotes salivation and sensitivity within the mouth. Black steel will rust over time.

  • Black steel teardrop cheeks offer a pre-signal that a cue is coming
  • Correction mouth should be used on a well-trained, seasoned horse
  • Wire wrapped copper bars offer mullen relief and increased responsiveness to the bit
  • Applies direct palate pressure and encourages horses to break at the poll
  • Copper mouthpiece promotes salivation and sensitivity within the mouth
  • Cheek: 5 1/4"
  • Port height: 1 3/4"
  • Mouth: 5"
  • Bar diameter: 7/16"

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What bits are made of
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.
Black Iron The material appears rusty after repeated use. This oxidation tastes sweet tot he horse and increases salivation.

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

What bits are made of
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.
Black Iron The material appears rusty after repeated use. This oxidation tastes sweet tot he horse and increases salivation.

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

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MPN 25293
Brand FES
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