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Northampton Leather English Bit Converters Prestwick Leather English Bit Converters

Dublin Leather English Bit Converters

Dublin Leather English Bit Converters

Northampton Leather English Bit Converters

Northampton Leather Strapgoods

Only the finest English leather is used in our Northampton English Leather bit converters resulting in bridles and strap goods that are extremely durable yet supple. White stitching makes these extra nice. Use to convert a 2-rein bit into 1-rein. It is a leather strap that attaches from the snaffle ring to the curb ring, onto which the rein is then attached to the loop made between the two rings. A bit converter is very helpful when riding the cross-country phase of eventing, so that a rider using a pelham does not have to keep track of 2 reins. It is also commonly seen used by children, who may have not yet become skilled enough to handle two reins with ease. Bit converters do diminish the rider's ability to apply the curb and snaffle functions of the pelham independently and discriminately, and thus is usually considered unsuitable for other types of riding; it is illegal in huntseat equitation, dressage, etc. Use on Pelhams, Kimberwickes, etc. Sold in pairs.

Color- Dark Brown

Item Code: BCV1

Price: $24.95  New

Prestwick Leather English Bit Converters

Prestwick Saddlery, Made in England

Only the finest English leather is used in Prestwick English Leather bit converters resulting in leather goods that are extremely durable yet supple. Use to convert a 2-rein bit into 1-rein. It is a leather strap that attaches from the snaffle ring to the curb ring, onto which the rein is then attached to the loop made between the two rings. A bit converter is very helpful when riding the cross-country phase of eventing, so that a rider using a pelham does not have to keep track of 2 reins. It is also commonly seen used by children, who may have not yet become skilled enough to handle two reins with ease. Bit converters do diminish the rider's ability to apply the curb and snaffle functions of the pelham independently and discriminately, and thus is usually considered unsuitable for other types of riding; it is illegal in huntseat equitation, dressage, etc. Use on Pelhams, Kimberwickes, etc. Sold in pairs.

Color- Dark Brown

Item Code: BCV2

Price: $24.95  New

 

Dublin Leather English Bit Converters

Dublin

Use to convert a 2-rein bit into 1-rein. It is a leather strap that attaches from the snaffle ring to the curb ring, onto which the rein is then attached to the loop made between the two rings. A bit converter is very helpful when riding the cross-country phase of eventing, so that a rider using a pelham does not have to keep track of 2 reins. It is also commonly seen used by children, who may have not yet become skilled enough to handle two reins with ease. Bit converters do diminish the rider's ability to apply the curb and snaffle functions of the pelham independently and discriminately, and thus is usually considered unsuitable for other types of riding; it is illegal in huntseat equitation, dressage, etc. Use on Pelhams, Kimberwickes, etc. Sold in pairs.

Color- Dark Brown

Item Code: BCV3

Price: $14.95  New

 

 
Leather English Bit Converters Leather English Bit Converters Light Leather English Bit Converters

Leather English Bit Converters

Use to convert a 2-rein bit into 1-rein. It is a leather strap that attaches from the snaffle ring to the curb ring, onto which the rein is then attached to the loop made between the two rings. A bit converter is very helpful when riding the cross-country phase of eventing, so that a rider using a pelham does not have to keep track of 2 reins. It is also commonly seen used by children, who may have not yet become skilled enough to handle two reins with ease. Bit converters do diminish the rider's ability to apply the curb and snaffle functions of the pelham independently and discriminately, and thus is usually considered unsuitable for other types of riding; it is illegal in huntseat equitation, dressage, etc. Use on Pelhams, Kimberwickes, etc. Sold in pairs. Leather has rubbed, scored & blackened edges.

Color- Dark Brown

Item Code: BCV7

Price: $13.00  Exc Used


Leather English Bit Converters

Use to convert a 2-rein bit into 1-rein. It is a leather strap that attaches from the snaffle ring to the curb ring, onto which the rein is then attached to the loop made between the two rings. A bit converter is very helpful when riding the cross-country phase of eventing, so that a rider using a pelham does not have to keep track of 2 reins. It is also commonly seen used by children, who may have not yet become skilled enough to handle two reins with ease. Bit converters do diminish the rider's ability to apply the curb and snaffle functions of the pelham independently and discriminately, and thus is usually considered unsuitable for other types of riding; it is illegal in huntseat equitation, dressage, etc. Use on Pelhams, Kimberwickes, etc. Sold in pairs. These are narrower leather(½”) than most converters we see. Surface cracks, but leather still soft & flexible.

Color- Dark Brown

Item Code: BCV8

Price: $12.00  Good Used, see above

Light Leather English Bit Converters

Use to convert a 2-rein bit into 1-rein. It is a leather strap that attaches from the snaffle ring to the curb ring, onto which the rein is then attached to the loop made between the two rings. A bit converter is very helpful when riding the cross-country phase of eventing, so that a rider using a pelham does not have to keep track of 2 reins. It is also commonly seen used by children, who may have not yet become skilled enough to handle two reins with ease. Bit converters do diminish the rider's ability to apply the curb and snaffle functions of the pelham independently and discriminately, and thus is usually considered unsuitable for other types of riding; it is illegal in huntseat equitation, dressage, etc. Use on Pelhams, Kimberwicks, etc. Sold in pairs. Surface cracks, but leather still soft & flexible.

Color- Light Oil

Item Code: BCV9

Price: $12.00  Good Used, see above


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Leather English Bit Converters English Bit Leather Lip Strap Leather English Bit Converters

Leather English Bit Converters

Use to convert a 2-rein bit into 1-rein. It is a leather strap that attaches from the snaffle ring to the curb ring, onto which the rein is then attached to the loop made between the two rings. A bit converter is very helpful when riding the cross-country phase of eventing, so that a rider using a pelham does not have to keep track of 2 reins. It is also commonly seen used by children, who may have not yet become skilled enough to handle two reins with ease. Bit converters do diminish the rider's ability to apply the curb and snaffle functions of the pelham independently and discriminately, and thus is usually considered unsuitable for other types of riding; it is illegal in huntseat equitation, dressage, etc. Use on Pelhams, Kimberwickes, etc. Hook & stud ends, rubbed & darkened edges, white contrast stitching. Sold in pairs. Like new, used once, brand unknown, leather soft & supple.

Color- Brown

Item Code: BCV10

Price: $15.00  Like New

English Bit Leather Lip Strap
Rounded & stitched in the center. Use on English curb bits to keep horse from grabbing the shanks. Excellent used condition, leather good, no cracking.
Color- Brown
Item Code: ELS1

Price: $5.00 Exc Used

Leather English Bit Converters
Use to convert a 2-rein bit into 1-rein. It is a leather strap that attaches from the snaffle ring to the curb ring, onto which the rein is then attached to the loop made between the two rings. A bit converter is very helpful when riding the cross-country phase of eventing, so that a rider using a pelham does not have to keep track of 2 reins. It is also commonly seen used by children, who may have not yet become skilled enough to handle two reins with ease. Bit converters do diminish the rider's ability to apply the curb & snaffle functions of the pelham independently & discriminately, & thus is usually considered unsuitable for other types of riding; it is illegal in huntseat equitation, dressage, etc. Use on Pelhams, Kimberwickes, etc. Sold in pairs. Brand unknown but leather is quality with scored, rubbed & darkened edges.
Color- Dark Brown
Item Code: BCV14

Price: $16.95 New, no tags
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Exselle Leather Bit Loops Bit Keepers Sewn Bit Loops Havana Brown

Whitman Bit Loops Bit Keepers Sewn Bit Loops Black Lt Brown

 

Kincade Bit Loops Bit Keepers Sewn Bit Loops

Exselle Leather Bit Loops Bit Keepers Sewn Bit Loops Havana Brown
Exselle
Bit loops which are also know as bit keepers are normally used on full cheek bits. Bit keepers attach from top of full cheek bit to bridle strap to keep cheek pieces upright. Approx 1 7/8" long x 3/8” wide sewn bit loops. Bit loops are sold as a set of 2. Havana brown almost black.
Color- Havana Brown
Item Code: BLP11

Price: $6.95 New, no tag

Whitman Bit Loops Bit Keepers Sewn Bit Loops

Whitman

Bit keepers attach from top of full-cheek bit to bridle strap to keep cheek pieces upright. 3/8” width sewn bit loops. Bit keepers are sold as a set of two.

Colors- Black, Lt Brown

Item Code: BLP1

Price: $3.50 Pair Each New

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Kincade Bit Loops Bit Keepers Sewn Bit Loops

Kincade Leather, WeatherBeeta

These bit loops have the quality and features normally found in more costly products. The beautiful brown color is accented by white stitching & darkened edges. Bit loops which are also know as bit keepers are normally used on full cheek bits. Bit Keepers attach from top of full-cheek bit to bridle strap to keep cheek pieces upright. 3/8” width sewn bit loops. Bit Keepers are sold as a set of two.

Color- Brown

Item Code: BLP2

Price: $4.95  New

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Leather Bit Loops Bit Keepers Sewn Bit Loops Havana Brown Weaver Leather Bit Loops Bit Keepers Sewn Bit Loops Beval Leather Bit Loops Bit Keepers Sewn Bit Loops Havana Brown

Leather Bit Loops Bit Keepers Sewn Bit Loops Havana Brown
Bit loops which are also know as bit keepers are normally used on full cheek bits. Bit keepers attach from top of full cheek bit to bridle strap to keep cheek pieces upright. Approx 2" long x 3/8” wide sewn bit loops. Brand unknown but are lovely quality leather with scored edges. Bit loops are sold as a set of 2. Very dark brown almost black.
Color- Havana Brown
Item Code: BLP8

Price: $6.95 New, no tag
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Weaver Leather Bit Loops Bit Keepers Sewn Bit Loops
Weaver Leather 20-1050
Bit keepers or bit loops attach from top of full cheek bit to bridle strap to keep cheek pieces upright. 1/2” width sewn bit loops. Sold as a set of two. Tagged & bound together, there is 1 black & 1 dark brown together in this pair. Guess someone at the factory was color blind. Regular retail at $4.99.
Color- Black/Brown
Item Code: BLP3

Price: $3.50 New, see above
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Beval Leather Bit Loops Bit Keepers Sewn Bit Loops Havana Brown
Beval Leather
Bit loops which are also know as bit keepers are normally used on full cheek bits. Bit keepers attach from top of full cheek bit to bridle strap to keep cheek pieces upright. Approx 2" long x 5/16” wide sewn bit loops. Lovely quality leather with scored edges. Bit loops are sold as a set of 2.
Color- Havana Brown
Item Code: BLP7

Price: $7.95 New with tag
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Rolled Leather Gag Cheeks for Gag Bits Rolled Leather Gag Cheeks for Gag Bits Rolled Leather Gag Cheeks for Gag Bits

Rolled Leather Gag Cheeks for Gag Bits

Dark brown 3/8” rolled leather approx 18" long with removable buckle closure on one end with keepers. Use with gag bits. Brand unknown.

Color- Dark Brown

Item Code: EGC7

Price: $25.00  Exc Used

Rolled Leather Gag Cheeks for Gag Bits

Dark  Brown 3/8” rolled leather with removable buckle closure on one end. Use with Gag bits. Approx 14” long. Good used condition with 1 cheek slightly longer than the other & minor crackling in leather

Item Code: EGC2

Price: $15.00  Good Used, see above


Rolled Leather Gag Cheeks for Gag Bits

Dark  Brown 3/8” rolled leather with removable stainless steel buckle closure on one end & leather stops or stoppers. Use with Gag bits. Approx 18” long. Stamped MR, but brand unknown.

Color- Dark Brown

Item Code: EGC4

Price: $25.00  Exc Used

 

Rubber Curb Chain Guard English Curb Chain Guard

Rubber Curb Chain Guard English Curb Chain Guard

English Curb Chain Double Link English Curb Chain

Rubber Curb Chain Guard English Curb Chain Guard

Cushion your horse's chin with a rubber curb chain guard. Just slip over chain to help prevent rubs/sores on any English or Western just chain style curb chain. Great for tender chin grooves or youngsters.

Color- Dark Brown/Black, Red

Item Code: ECCH2

Price: $2.75  New

English Curb Chain

Stainless Steel

Twin link chain with a loose ring for a lip strap. Approx 9 1/2” long, 5/8" wide links.

Item Code: ECCH3

Price: $8.95  New

 

Double Link English Curb Chain

Stainless Steel

Double link chain with a loose ring for a lip strap. Approx 9 1/2” long, 7/8" wide links. A few links have minor corrosion on them, otherwise excellent used condition.

Item Code: ECCH12

Price: $7.50  Exc Used, see above

 

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English Curb Chain English Curb Chain

Bit Clips Chifney Bit Clips

English Curb Chain

Never Rust or Stainless Steel

Twin link chain with a loose ring for a lip strap. Approx 8” long, 3/4" wide links. Shorter length great for pony, cob, Arab or on hackamore bits to reduce amount of extra chain hanging off sides.

Item Code: ECCH5

Price: $8.95  New

English Curb Chain

Chrome Plated

Twin link chain with a loose ring for a lip strap. Approx 10” long, 5/8" wide links.

Item Code: ECCH7

Price: $5.95  New

 


Bit Clips Chifney Bit Clips
Turn any halter or caveson into an instant bridle with a pair of bit clips. These clips snap onto the ring of a halter or caveson & allows you to snap a bit in place easily. Great for training or handling young stock. Measures approx 1 3/4" long. Some rust or corrosion. Sold as a pair. 1 pair available.
Item Code: HDW159

Price: $2.50 Used, see above
Item Code: HDW159S

Price: $1.00 Used, single clip only

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Thin Rope Gag Cheeks for Gag Bits Rolled Leather Gag Cheeks for Gag Bits Leather English Bit Converter Pelham Bit Converter Single Replacement Piece Short Grab Strap

Thin Rope Gag Cheeks for Gag Bits

Dark  Brown leather ends with thin poly rope middle. Use with Gag bits. Approx 18” long.

Item Code: EGC1

Price: $32.95  New

Rolled Leather Gag Cheeks for Gag Bits

Soft quality Dark  Brown 5/8” rolled leather with scored, rubbed & darkened edges, & removable buckle closure on one end. Use with Gag bits. Approx 16 1/4” long with 1 cheek 1” longer than the other.

Color- Dark Brown

Item Code: EGC6

Price: $25.00  Exc Used, see above

Leather English Bit Converter Pelham Bit Converter Single Replacement Piece Short Grab Strap
Use to convert a 2-rein bit into 1-rein. It is a leather strap that attaches from the snaffle ring to the curb ring, onto which the rein is then attached to the loop made between the two rings. A bit converter is very helpful when riding the cross-country phase of eventing, so that a rider using a pelham does not have to keep track of 2 reins. It is also commonly seen used by children, who may have not yet become skilled enough to handle two reins with ease. Bit converters do diminish the rider's ability to apply the curb and snaffle functions of the pelham independently and discriminately, and thus is usually considered unsuitable for other types of riding; it is illegal in huntseat equitation, dressage, etc. Use on Pelhams, Kimberwickes, etc. Hook & stud ends, rubbed & darkened edges, white contrast stitching. Brand unknown, but quality leather is soft & supple. New never used & is missing it's mate so use as a replacement piece for a lost one or use as a short grab strap. Measures 10" long. Single converter strap only.
Color- Brown
Item Code: BCV13

Price: $8.00 New
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English Chin Pad Padded Leather Chin Pad Black Crank Chin Pad English Curb Chain English Curb Chain Stainless Steel

English Chin Pad Padded Leather Chin Pad Black Crank Chin Pad

Padded leather chin pad discreetly covers the chin area to provide soft cushioning for your horse. Ideal for use with any bridle caveson, including custom bridles, it helps optimize your horse's comfort and performance. Leather loops are approx 3/4" wide. Could also be used as a curb chain guard. Approx 4 3/4" long x 1 1/2" wide. Brand unknown.

Color- Black

Item Code: ECCH13

Price: $20.00  Exc Used/Like New

English Curb Chain
Twin link chain with a loose ring for a lip strap. Approx 9 1/2” long, 3/4" wide links. Plated, some rust on links.
Item Code: ECCH17

Price: $5.00 Used, see above

English Curb Chain Stainless Steel
Stainless Steel
Twin link chain with a loose ring for a lip strap. Approx 9” long, 5/8" wide links.
Item Code: ECCH18

Price: $8.95 New

 
English Curb Chain Hooks Western Curb Hooks English Curb Chain Stainless Steel English Curb Chain Stainless Steel

English Curb Chain Hooks Western Curb Hooks
Attaches to any bit, English or Western, to hang a chain curb. Sold in Pairs.
Item Code: ECCH1

Price: $3.50 New

English Curb Chain Stainless Steel
Stainless Steel
Twin link chain with a loose ring for a lip strap. Approx 8 1/4” long, 5/8" wide links. Shorter length great for pony, cob, Arab or on hackamore bits to reduce amount of extra chain hanging off sides. 1 available.
Item Code: ECCH19

Price: $8.95 New

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English Curb Chain Stainless Steel

Stainless Steel

Twin link chain with a loose ring for a lip strap. Approx 8 3/4” long, 3/4" wide links. Looks like a few small spots of rust, but this should be stainless steel & does not react to magnet. 1 available.

Item Code: ECCH20

Price: $5.50  Exc Used, see above

 

Rubber Bit Guards Black

 

Rubber Bit Guards Neoprene Bit Guards Black

Rubber Bit Guards Black
Rubber bit guards are very flexible & have a slit making them easier to put onto the bit. Some use tape to keep slits closed once in place or punch smal holes to tie shut the slit. Rubber bit guards are rubber disks that stop the bit from pinching the corner of the horse's mouth. Can be used on English & Western bits. Sold in pairs. Brand unknown
Color- Black
Item Code: BGD6
Price: $2.50 Exc Used

Rubber Bit Guards

Rubber Bit Guards are rubber disks that stop the bit from pinching the corner of the horse's mouth. Can be used on English & Western bits. Sold in pairs.

Colors- Red/Orange

Item Code: BGD1

Price: $2.50  New

 

Neoprene Bit Guards Black
Neoprene bit guards are 2 3/8" diameter disks that stop the bit from pinching the corner of the horse's mouth. Can be used on English & Western bits. Sold as a pair, only 1 pair available. Brand unknown. Slight tearing from inside circle on 1 guard.
Color- Black
Item Code: BGD3

Price: $1.00 Good Used, see above

 

Rubber Bit Guards Touch Tape Velcro Black Brown

Ringed Bit Converters Adjustable Leather English Bit Converters Moulded Rubber Bit Bur Molded Rubber Bit Burr Rubber Bit Guards

Rubber Bit Guards Touch Tape Velcro Black Brown
Gentle rubber disks that stop the bit from pinching the corners of your horses mouth. Great for young horses just learning to turn! Softer than most, easy to put on. Your fingers will thank you.
So easy with with Touch Tape(Velcro). Can be used on English & Western bits. Sold in pairs.
Colors- Black, Brown
Item Code: BGD8

Price: $8.95 New

Ringed Bit Converters Adjustable Leather English Bit Converters
Use to convert a 2-rein bit into 1-rein. Two adjustable leather straps, with ring in the center, that attaches from the snaffle ring to the curb ring, onto which the rein is then attached to the ring between them. New and unique, these bit converters offer a clean look with great adjustability. Enjoy the convenience of a single rein with a more consistent contact compared to traditional bit converters. A bit converter is very helpful when riding the cross-country phase of eventing, so that a rider using a pelham does not have to keep track of 2 reins. It is also commonly seen used by children, who may have not yet become skilled enough to handle two reins with ease. Bit converters do diminish the rider's ability to apply the curb and snaffle functions of the pelham independently and discriminately, and thus is usually considered unsuitable for other types of riding; it is illegal in huntseat equitation, dressage, etc. Use on Pelhams, Kimberwickes, etc. No maker mark so brand unknown. Comes as pair.
Color- Dark Brown
Item Code: BCV12
Price: $15.00 Exc Used

Moulded Rubber Bit Bur Molded Rubber Bit Burr Rubber Bit Guards

Equal

Molded rubber with stiff plastic burrs for side reining or hard pullers. Burs go between bit ring & horse facing the horse. Has slot cut for eay attachment. These guards have a base that is 3/8" thick, so will need to use a wider bit with these. Sold in pairs. 2 pairs available.

Color- Red

Item Code: BGD2

Price: $9.95  New

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