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StormShield® V-Free® Tekno-Fleece® Extreme Bellyband Open Front Turnout Blanket - Lightweight
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    StormShield® V-Free® Tekno-Fleece® Extreme Bellyband Open Front Turnout Blanket - Lightweight

    Blanket Sale – Save up to 40%! Limited Time Only. Prices valid 11/21-11/27.
    Item # 37785
    Just the right weight! Polar fleece layered between a tough 1680 D polyester outer cover and a smooth, maintenance free nylon lining.

    #1 for changing seasons and moderate winter climates to hold the hair coat down. Tekno Fleece's excellent anti-sweat capability and the outer cover's high level breathability ensures the horse remains comfortable and sweat free during winter warm-ups.


    • High quality waterproof, windproof and breathable outer
    • 1680 Denier Premium Poly / Polar Fleece Insulation / Nylon Lining
    • 5 Year Guarantee. Read Warranty
    • Color: Navy with navy/gray binding
    • Sizes: 68, 70, 72, 74, 76, 78, 80, 82, 84, 86

    Learn more about StormShield® Turnout Blanket Features
    Learn more about our Fitted V-Free® Fit Turnouts
    Watch our video on How to Measure for a Blanket
    Item Options / Availability Quantity Price
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    How to Measure for a Horse Blanket:

    How to Measure for a Horse Blanket
    • For best fit, stand horse squarely.
    • Measure from center of chest to edge of tail.
    • Take care to measure along the widest part of the shoulder and hindquarters.
    • The blanket measurement result is the blanket size.
    • If your measurement is in between sizes, round up to the next blanket size. Example: 73" = Size 74.
    How to Measure for a Horse Blanket Video
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    Do you have blanket questions? Call us at 1-800-365-1311 or email us at service@sstack.com
    Navy
    $179.99 $139.99
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    $64.99 $59.99

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    StormShield® V-Free® Tekno-Fleece® Extreme Bellyband Open Front Turnout Blanket - Lightweight
     
    4.6

    (based on 7 reviews)

    Ratings Distribution

    • 5 Stars

       

      (4)

    • 4 Stars

       

      (3)

    • 3 Stars

       

      (0)

    • 2 Stars

       

      (0)

    • 1 Stars

       

      (0)

    100%

    of respondents would recommend this to a friend.

    Pros

    • Good size/fit (7)
    • Durable (6)
    • Warm (5)
    • Waterproof and breathable (5)
    • Stays in place (4)

    Cons

    No Cons

    Best Uses

    • Changing weather (6)
    • 24/7 turnout (4)
    • Cold / extreme (4)
    • Everyday wear (3)
    • Indoor/outdoor (3)

    Reviewed by 7 customers

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    5.0

    This is the second one I've owned!

    By Bouncer

    from Sandpoint Idaho

    Verified Buyer

    Pros

    • Durable
    • Good Fit
    • Good Value
    • Stays in Place
    • Warm
    • Waterproof and Breathable

    Cons

    • Need More Colors

    Best Uses

    • Changing Weather
    • Everyday Wear
    • Indoor/Outdoor

    Comments about StormShield® V-Free® Tekno-Fleece® Extreme Bellyband Open Front Turnout Blanket - Lightweight:

    Great for the seasonal changes and when you need a blanket that will not overheat the horse!

     
    5.0

    Kept my 34yr. old Morgan cozy and Happy this winter!!

    By methowmaid

    from Winthrop, Wa

    Verified Buyer

    Pros

    • Durable
    • Easy to Clean
    • Good Fit
    • Good Value
    • Stays in Place
    • Warm
    • Waterproof and Breathable

    Cons

      Best Uses

      • 24/7 Turnout
      • Changing Weather
      • Cold Weather
      • Everyday Wear

      Comments about StormShield® V-Free® Tekno-Fleece® Extreme Bellyband Open Front Turnout Blanket - Lightweight:

      This blanket was the perfect transition from really cold days when I needed my medium weight blanket to cool, drizzly spring days and nights. My 34yr. old Morgan gelding stayed warm and dry and these blankets are such a good fit for a curvy Morgan. I really love the belly band blankets, they are warm and really stay in place. Thanks Schneider's for making such a great product.

       
      5.0

      Love this blanket!

      By Sunny's best friend

      from Olympic Peninsula, WA

      Verified Buyer

      Pros

      • Durable
      • Good Fit
      • Warm
      • Waterproof and Breathable

      Cons

        Best Uses

        • 24/7 Turnout
        • Changing Weather
        • Cold Weather
        • Indoor/Outdoor

        Comments about StormShield® V-Free® Tekno-Fleece® Extreme Bellyband Open Front Turnout Blanket - Lightweight:

        I had a different blanket on my horse-found that she had bare spots at her front legs from rubbing. I chose this blanket for several reasons. Love the adjustments at all fit points. The gussets at the front allowed her freedom of movement-no more bare spots! Belly band keeps it closely in place. I had a little trouble adjusting the back leg straps-they are elastic and tend to loosen up a bit. It is warmer than her previous blanket, and seems more durable. She only wore it for a month before I took it off for warmer weather. Very happy with this purchase.

         
        5.0

        Solid Product

        By Meg

        from Scranton PA

        Verified Buyer

        Pros

        • Durable
        • Easy to Clean
        • Good Fit
        • Good Value
        • Stays in Place
        • Warm
        • Waterproof and Breathable

        Cons

          Best Uses

          • 24/7 Turnout
          • Changing Weather
          • Everyday Wear
          • Indoor/Outdoor

          Comments about StormShield® V-Free® Tekno-Fleece® Extreme Bellyband Open Front Turnout Blanket - Lightweight:

          This is warmer than I expected. It is perfect for changing seasons.

          (1 of 1 customers found this review helpful)

           
          4.0

          Fits Great

          By Fletch5811

          from Savannah MO

          Verified Buyer

          Pros

          • Durable
          • Good Fit

          Cons

          • Need More Colors

          Best Uses

          • 24/7 Turnout
          • Changing Weather
          • Cold Weather

          Comments about StormShield® V-Free® Tekno-Fleece® Extreme Bellyband Open Front Turnout Blanket - Lightweight:

          Great for changing weather

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          2 Questions | 2 Answers
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          • Q:

            How does this compare to the lightweight StormShield-VTEK-Marathon-Bellyband-Turnout-Blanket? Is it warmer than a turnout sheet but 'lighter' than the 80gm blanket? Is it same weight as Adjusta-Fit® Tekno-Fleece® V-Free® Bellyband Stable Blanket - Lightweight just waterproof?
            Asked on 10/27/2016 by Laura from Florida

            1 answer

            • Staff Reviewer

              A:

              The blanket compared to the Maration is that the Maration has insulation and this one has fleece for the inside. Yes it has the same weight as the Tekno-Fleece just is a turnout so it's waterproof.

              Answered on 11/2/2016 by Customer Service from Chagrin Falls, OH
          • Q:

            What would the weight of this blanket be compared to the non-fleece blankets. How much does the blanket way total?
            Asked on 9/24/2016 by Horsefeathers from Heber City, Ut

            1 answer

            • Staff Reviewer

              A:

              This blanket weight is 7.82 pounds.

              Answered on 9/27/2016 by Customer Service from Chagrin Falls, OH
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          How to Measure for a Horse Blanket:

          How to Measure for a Horse Blanket
          • For best fit, stand horse squarely.
          • Measure from center of chest to edge of tail.
          • Take care to measure along the widest part of the shoulder and hindquarters.
          • The blanket measurement result is the blanket size.
          • If your measurement is in between sizes, round up to the next blanket size. Example: 73" = Size 74.
          How to Measure for a Horse Blanket Video
          Watch our Video on
          How to Measure for a Horse Blanket
          Do you have blanket questions? Call us at 1-800-365-1311 or email us at service@sstack.com

          Warmth and Temperature Guide

          Sheet (no insulation)
          50°F - 65°F
          As needed
          Lightweight (Tekno-Fleece, 180-200gm)
          40°F - 60°F
          30°F - 50°F+
          Midweight (220-300gm)
          35°F - 50°F
          30°F - 45°F
          Heavyweight (380-440gm)
          20°F - 40°F
          15°F - 30°F
          Extra Heavyweight (500gm)
          Subzero - 20°F
          Subzero - 15°F

          A horse's natural coat can vary in length and thickness per breed, lifestyle, and zonal climate. These factor into the selection of insulation needed per season.

           

          Questions? Please contact us at 1-800-365-1311 or service@sstack.com

          Durability Guide

          General Guide for Blanket Durability
          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
          1680D Ballistic Nylon or
          1680D Nylon
          3 Year Exceptional Durability Recommended for horses that are hard on blankets or turned out with other horses who may bite or pull at blanket.
          1680D Woven Poly or 1200D High Count Ripstop Nylon 2 Year Superior Durability Recommended to withstand the demands of turnout.
          1200D Ripstop Poly 1 Year Good Durability Recommended for horses easy on blankets. Occasional or monitored turnout. Picket line use.
          Economy 1200D Ripstop Poly 30 Day Standard Durability Recommended for horses easy on blankets.
          600D 30 Day Standard Durability Recommended for Spring/Fall when grass is available and horse does not test blanket. Picket line use.
          D = Denier

          Turnout Fit Guide

          How well a blanket fits your horse is important. Good fit equals comfort. Comfort enhances durability.

          This illustration demonstrates where each blanket cut begins on your horse's neck. Other style differences are outlined below.

          VTEK® Wither Relief

          Raised, shaped area over the withers. Contoured over the back and hindquarters.

          Euro

          No back seam, straight line over the withers and back. Contoured over the hindquarters.

          Fitted V-Free®

          Raised, shaped wither up to the start of the mane. Contoured over the back and hindquarters.

          Cutback

          Cutback at withers. Contoured over the back and hindquarters.

            Stormshield®
            Vtek® V-Free™
          FRONT CLOSURE Snap front w/ Velcro assist
          NECK & SHOULDER COVERAGE Small neck opening, upright neck line covers shoulders and withers fully
          MANE COVERAGE Extends 6-8" onto mane
          CONSTRUCTION OVER WITHERS Full coverage, raised, shaped and pressure-free
          FLEECE AT WITHERS No
          ADJUSTA-FIT® Yes
          GUSSETS Forward and extended
          GIRTH Crisscross surcingle or bellyband
          BACK Contour shaped w/ sealed seams
          DROP ON SIDES Graded to size
          HINDQUARTERS Contour fit w/ sealed seams
          TAIL COVER Attached
          WATERPROOF BREATHABLE High level
          LEG STRAPS Detachable elastic
            Stormshield®
            Euro
          FRONT CLOSURE Snap front w/ Velcro assist
          NECK & SHOULDER COVERAGE Small neck opening, upright neck line covers shoulders and withers fully
          MANE COVERAGE Extends 4-6" onto mane
          CONSTRUCTION OVER WITHERS Straight, no seam
          FLEECE AT WITHERS Yes
          ADJUSTA-FIT® No
          GUSSETS Forward and extended
          GIRTH Crisscross surcingle or bellyband
          BACK Straight, no seam
          DROP ON SIDES Graded to size
          HINDQUARTERS Contour fit w/ sealed seams
          TAIL COVER Attached
          WATERPROOF BREATHABLE Mid to high level
          LEG STRAPS Detachable elastic
            Stormshield®
            Fitted V-Free™
          FRONT CLOSURE Snap front w/ Velcro assist, closed front or 2 buckle open front w/ Velcro assist
          NECK & SHOULDER COVERAGE Large neck opening, sloped neck line covers shoulders and withers up to start of mane
          MANE COVERAGE Leaves mane uncovered
          CONSTRUCTION OVER WITHERS Partial coverage, raised, shaped and pressure-free
          FLEECE AT WITHERS No
          ADJUSTA-FIT® Yes
          GUSSETS Forward and extended
          GIRTH Crisscross surcingle or bellyband
          BACK Contour shaped w/sealed seams
          DROP ON SIDES Graded to size
          HINDQUARTERS Contour fit w/ sealed seams
          TAIL COVER Detachable w/ double Velcro
          WATERPROOF BREATHABLE High level
          LEG STRAPS Detachable elastic
            Stormshield®
            Cutback
          FRONT CLOSURE Snap front w/ Velcro assist or closed front
          NECK & SHOULDER COVERAGE Large neck opening, sloped neck line cut back for withers
          MANE COVERAGE Leaves mane uncovered
          CONSTRUCTION OVER WITHERS Cutback
          FLEECE AT WITHERS No
          ADJUSTA-FIT® Yes
          GUSSETS Forward and extended
          GIRTH Crisscross surcingle
          BACK Contour shaped w/sealed seams
          DROP ON SIDES Graded to size
          HINDQUARTERS Contour fit w/ sealed seams
          TAIL COVER Detachable w/ double Velcro
          WATERPROOF BREATHABLE High level
          LEG STRAPS Detachable elastic
            Dura-Tech®
            Euro
          FRONT CLOSURE 2 buckle open front w/Velcro assist
          NECK & SHOULDER COVERAGE Small neck opening, upright neck line covers shoulders and withers fully
          MANE COVERAGE Extends 4-6" onto mane
          CONSTRUCTION OVER WITHERS Straight, no seam
          FLEECE AT WITHERS Yes
          ADJUSTA-FIT® No
          GUSSETS Forward and extended
          GIRTH Crisscross surcingle
          BACK Straight, no seam
          DROP ON SIDES Graded to size
          HINDQUARTERS Contour fit w/ sealed seams
          TAIL COVER Attached
          WATERPROOF BREATHABLE Mid to high level
          LEG STRAPS Detachable elastic
            Stormshield® Stormshield® Stormshield® Stormshield® Dura-Tech®
            VTEK® Wither Relief Euro Fitted V-Free® Cutback Euro
          FRONT CLOSURE Snap front w/ Velcro assist 2-buckle open front w/Velcro assist or closed front Snap front w/ Velcro assist, closed front or 2 buckle open front w/ Velcro assist Snap front w/ Velcro assist or closed front 2 buckle open front w/Velcro assist
          NECK & SHOULDER COVERAGE Small neck opening, upright neck line covers shoulders and withers fully Small neck opening, upright neck line covers shoulders and withers fully Large neck opening, sloped neck line covers shoulders and withers up to start of mane Large neck opening, sloped neck line cut back for withers Small neck opening, upright neck line covers shoulders and withers fully
          MANE COVERAGE Extends 6-8" onto mane Extends 4-6" onto mane Leaves mane uncovered Leaves mane uncovered Extends 4-6" onto mane
          CONSTRUCTION OVER WITHERS Full coverage, raised, shaped and pressure-free Straight, no seam Partial coverage, raised, shaped and pressure-free Cutback Straight, no seam
          FLEECE AT WITHERS No Yes No No Yes
          ADJUSTA-FIT® Yes No Yes Yes No
          GUSSETS Forward and extended Forward and extended Forward and extended Forward and extended Forward and extended
          GIRTH Crisscross surcingle or bellyband Crisscross surcingle or bellyband Crisscross surcingle or bellyband Crisscross surcingle Crisscross surcingle
          BACK Contour shaped w/ sealed seams Straight, no seam Contour shaped w/sealed seams Contour shaped w/sealed seams Straight, no seam
          DROP ON SIDES Graded to size Graded to size Graded to size Graded to size Graded to size
          HINDQUARTERS Contour fit w/ sealed seams Contour fit w/ sealed seams Contour fit w/ sealed seams Contour fit w/ sealed seams Contour fit w/ sealed seams
          TAIL COVER Attached Attached or detachable Detachable w/ double Velcro Detachable w/ double Velcro Attached
          WATERPROOF BREATHABLE High level Mid to high level High level High level Mid to high level
          LEG STRAPS Detachable elastic Detachable elastic Detachable elastic Detachable elastic Detachable elastic

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