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FES Twisted Wire Floating Spoon Mouth Bit

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FES Twisted Wire Floating Spoon Mouth Bit
This twisted wire floating spoon mouth bit is great for adding more control, while distributing pressure to the palate and bars and has a longer shank for a quicker response.

  • Antique bronze cheek with silver plate engraved accents
  • Longer shank length is a more direct line from the riders hand to the horses mouth, recieving quicker reaction times
  • A soft hand will be important for this bit, as well as, a seasoned horse
  • Will rust over time
  • Rust is a postivite, it increases salivation and a softer mouth
  • Cheek Length: 7 1/2"
  • Port Height: 2"
  • Mouth: 5"

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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

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Brand FES
MPN 25562067Q