Pelham 55 Buster Roller
Cheek Pieces: The Pelham 55 has attachments for two reins, one near the mouthpiece and one at the end of the shank. These reins have similar action to the curb and bridoon reins in the double bridle. Some riders who are not adept at handling two sets of reins prefer to use rein connectors, leather loops which connect from one ring to the other on the bit shank. The rein is then attached to this rounding. The Pelham 55 has the shortest shank (55 mm) out of our range, this will soften poll pressure and leverage on the mouthpiece and curb. It is supplied with curb chain and hooks.
Mouth Piece: The Buster Roller link in the middle is shortened to 40mm which increases bar and tongue pressure, making the bit sharper than conventional link bits. The increased pressure on the bar will lift the head and the roller will increase pressure on the tongue, bringing the chin in. Best suited for a horse with a low head carriage who leans on the bit.
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