Feedback

FES Slow Twist Full Cheek

#07985
In Stock
FES Slow Twist Full Cheek
  • Great training bit to increase response with little hand motion
  • Aids in suppling exercises and helps teach balanced movement
  • Stainless steel rings and cheeks with a copper mouthpiece
  • Copper is sweet to the horses taste and promotes salivation – increasing mouth softness
  • Brass bushings between the mouth and full cheek connection
  • Increases pressure on the tongue as well as the bars of the mouth
  • Longer shanks keep bit from pulling through horse’s mouth
  • Use with bit loops for added stability and leverage
  • Full cheek length = 6 ½”cheeks
  • Mouthpiece: 5”
  • Bit diameter: 9mm

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

Product Reviews
Product Q&A
Matching Accessories
Brand FES
MPN 215336-50