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Korsteel Tom Thumb Jointed Rubber Pelham

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Kind, soft rubber jointed mouth that keeps the horse from leaning on the bit. The Korsteel Tom Thumb Jointed Rubber Pelham has 4" cheeks. 4", 4½", 5" or 5½". 18mm thick.

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    Korsteel Tom Thumb Jointed Rubber Pelham is rated 4.7647 out of 5 by 17.
    Rated 5 out of 5 by from Nice bit Its hard for my horse to get him softer with his mouth.. Fortunately, he doesn't get strong anymore with this bit.. I can notice that he is even more comfortable! You can see on the picture below that my horse has a large face.. So I bought it in 5" and it fits perfectly. Definitely a great purchase for the price :)
    Date published: 2015-05-15
    Rated 4 out of 5 by from Good bit Good quality for the price point, rubber isn't that great.
    Date published: 2015-05-03
    Rated 4 out of 5 by from Wonderful bit. I have a 5 year old OTTB that has a major bolting problem and evades the bit at all costs. I bought this bit hoping it would help. He seems to like it. He doesn't throw his head up anymore and seems to listen to it a lot better than my old bit (French link full cheek snaffle). I am glad I bought this bit.
    Date published: 2015-03-09
    Rated 5 out of 5 by from Fits great Fits horse's mouth perfectly. No rubs. He takes the bit without over curling or being heavy!
    Date published: 2014-11-22
    Rated 5 out of 5 by from Love this bit!! I have had my mare for a little over a year. I was trying really, really hard to make a snaffle work for her. She is a 16 year old OTTB and we do H/J. She tries really hard to please but gets really excited when she sees the jumps and likes to get to them as quickly as possible... I reluctantly bought this bit after a friend (who also happens to judge at local shows) suggested it. The difference is like night and day! No more head-in-the-clouds, hollow back, running to the jumps as fast as we can. She now travels in a round, calm, collected frame on the flat and over fences and doesn't rush the jumps! I couldn't believe the difference! Definitely worth a try for a hollow backed horse!
    Date published: 2014-08-11
    Rated 5 out of 5 by from Great bit Many of our horses at the barn like this bit. It's a basic rubber pelham with a short shank.
    Date published: 2014-04-25
    Rated 5 out of 5 by from Works like a charm I'm using this bit on a young warmblood - he gets very strong with a snaffle. This bit allows me to get him to flex at the poll with very little effort on my part. He's very responsive!
    Date published: 2013-06-17
    Rated 5 out of 5 by from Good product, fair price! I needed more control with my large Clydesdale/Thoroughbred cross and decided to give this jointed Tom Thumb a try. It has made a huge difference in his reaction time. I ask him for a correction and now he response appropriately! The quality is good and I believe the price is fair. Thank you SmartPak!
    Date published: 2013-02-27
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