Classic Equine Western Bits
wave dot cheek

The Wave Dot Cheek
Designed for the working cowhorse in mind.
5 1/2' shank and a 3: purchase
It's slightly angled shank makes this a fast engaging bit.
The shanks are made of browned iron and decorated with hand engraved german silver.

CORRECTION BITWD10

CORRECTION BITWD10
List $113
Ours $99.99

Good for collection and stopping. Offers release when horse relaxes at poll. Moderate pressure on bars. Collapses and applies more pressure on outside bars. All points rounded for comfort.

FROG PORT ROLLER BITWD52

FROG PORT ROLLER BITWD52
 
 List $113 Ours $99.99

Creates bar and tongue pressure.    Mouthpiece design provides for relief at the top of the tongue but presses into the sides of the tongue when engaged.  Copper roller helps pacify the horse and increases salivation.

high port roller BITWD41

HIGH PORT ROLLER BITWD41
 List $113 Ours $99.99

Creates bar pressure, minimal pallet pressure.  Wide port opening offers tongue relief.  Top of port is flattened and rolled back so it does not dig into the roof of the mouth.  Copper roller helps pacify the horse and increases salivation.

argentine arrow cheek

The Argentine Arrow
The cheek is made with browned iron and decorated with German Silver trim.
It also features a hand engraved German Silver concho and loose stainless steel rein rings.
It has a 4 in. shank and a 2.5 in. purchase.
The Argentine Arrow is designed to be a very mild cheek that catches your eye

bitaa20

SNAFFLE BITAA20
List $113
Ours $99.99

Good for lateral pull. Mild. Adds smooth pressure to corners and top of mouth. Popular with riders who want a comfortable bit for every day riding needs. Sweet iron mouthpiece with copper inlay

TWISTED WIRE DOG BONE BITAA22

TWISTED WIRE DOG BONE BITAA22
List $113 Ours $99.99

Good for lateral pull and collection. Broken in two pieces, workng on different areas of the bars of the horse's mouth. Touches new reaction points that a regular snaffle does not reach. Dogbone contacts the tongue for pressure to help rate and set the horse's head.

moon cheek bit

The MOON CHEEK
5" shank and a 2.5" purchase.
It's straight shank makes this a fast engaging bit, but the loose rein rings do provide some signal.
The shanks are made of browned iron and decorated with hand engraved german silver with stainless steel slobber chains.

bitms41

HIGH PORT ROLLER
BITMS41
Reg $113 Ours $99.99

Creates bar pressure, minimal pallet pressure.  Wide port opening offers tongue relief.  Top of port is flattened and rolled back so it does not dig into the roof of the mouth.  Copper roller helps pacify the horse and increases salivation.

SPADE ROLLER
BITMS42

SPADE ROLLER
BITMS42
Reg $113 Ours $99.99

Good for collection and stopping. Offers good tongue relief. Collapses and applies more pressure on outside of bars.  Copper roller helps pacify the horse and increases salivation.

hooded roller bitms51

HOODED ROLLER
BITMS51
Reg $113 Ours $99.99

Roller will help calm a nervous horse while the hood keeps it free from debris And increases salivation. The slobber chain keeps the swivel cheeks from moving too far.

frog port roller

FROG PORT ROLLER
BITMS52
Reg $113 Ours $99.99

Creates bar and tongue pressure.   Mouthpiece design provides for relief at the top of the tongue but presses into the sides of the tongue when engaged.  Copper roller helps pacify the horse and increases salivation.

horse shoe seven cheek

HORSESHOE SEVEN CHEEK
Made of browned iron and decorated with german silver trim.
It also features hand engraved german silver horseshoes on the headstall rings and the bit rings.
This cheek had 5" shank and a 3" purchase. It is an excellent bit for horses that try to lip the bit.

COPPER CORRECTION
BITHSS11

COPPER CORRECTION
BITHSS11
 List $113 Ours$99.99

Good for collection and stopping   Offers good tongue relief  Collapses and applies more pressure on outside bars.    Copper wire wrapped bars increases pressure on tongue and bars and copper increases salivation.

DOGBONE SNAFFLE BITHSS27

DOGBONE SNAFFLE BITHSS27
 List $113 Ours $99.99

Broken in three pieces, working on different areas of the horse’s mouth.  Touches new reaction points that a regular snaffle does not touch.    Has some tongue pressure to help rate and set a horse’s head.

LOW PORT BITHSS60

LOW PORT BITHSS60
 
 List $113 Ours $99.99

This mild mouthpiece adds pressure to the outside of the bars, and also has some tongue pressure to help rate and set a horses head
.

square hinged

SQUARE HINGE PORT BITHSS70
 
 List $113 Ours $99.99

Greyed iron cheek with square hinge port mouth
Each side of mouthpiece moves independently from the other, for enhanced material control and flexion
Great aid for lifting a horse's shoulder, achieving collection, and promoting a level headset
This bit is a staple item for trainers

scroll flower cheek

THE SCROLL FLOWER
Offers the best of cowboy tradition and Gist’s intricate floral designs.
This bit features a browned iron cheek overlaid with hand engraved German silver, with an antique finish for a rich classic look. The 7” inch shank sweeps back to slow contact with the horse’s mouth.

LARGE ROLLER BITSF71

LARGE ROLLER BITSF71
List $113
Ours $99.99

Good for lateral pull. Mild. Adds smooth pressure to corners and bars of mouth. Popular with riders who want a comfortable bit for every day riding needs. Sweet iron mouthpiece with copper inlay

SNAFFLE  BITSF20

SNAFFLE BITSF20
 
 List $113 Ours $99.99

Good for lateral pull. Mild. Adds smooth pressure to corners and top of mouth. Popular with riders who want a comfortable bit for every day riding needs. Sweet iron mouthpiece with copper inlay

cavalery star cheek

THE CAVALERY STAR
Is made of browned iron with German Silver star scroll trimming.
It has a 5.5” shank and a 2.5” purchase, with the shank angled back for a quicker, more immediate response. The Cavalry Star is designed for the finished, well broke horse.

CORRECTION BITCSS10

CORRECTION BITCSS10
List $113
Ours $99.99

Good for collection and stopping. Offers release when horse relaxes at poll. Moderate pressure on bars. Collapses and applies more pressure on outside bars. All points rounded for comfort.

FROG PORT ROLLER BITCSS52

FROG PORT ROLLER BITCSS52
 
 List $113 Ours $99.99

Creates bar and tongue pressure. Mouthpiece design provides for relief at the top of the tongue but presses into the sides of the tongue when engaged.  Copper roller helps pacify the horse and increases salivation.

HIGH PORT ROLLER BITCSS41

HIGH PORT ROLLER BITCSS41
 List $113 Ours $99.99

Creates bar pressure, minimal pallet pressure.  Wide port opening offers tongue relief.  Top of port is flattened and rolled back so it does not dig into the roof of the mouth.  Copper roller helps pacify the horse and increases salivation.

lightning seven cheek

THE LIGHTNING SEVEN
Made with browned iron and trimmed with German Silver.
It has a 4.5” shank, a 3” purchase, and stainless steel bit rings.
This cheek provides a quicker pull on a horse’s mouth and is excellent for horses that try to lip the bit.

HIGH PORT ROLLER BITLSS41

HIGH PORT ROLLER BITLSS41
List $113
Ours $99.99

Creates bar pressure, minimal pallet pressure.  Wide port opening offers tongue relief.  Top of port is flattened and rolled back so it does not dig into the roof of the mouth.  Copper roller helps pacify the horse and increases salivation.

LOW PORT BITLSS60

LOW PORT BITLSS60
List $113 Ours $99.99

This mild mouthpiece adds pressure to the outside of the bars, and also has some tongue pressure to help rate and set a horses head
.

professional series 7 1/2"

Professional Series: 7 1/2"" Cavalry Cheek ( 2 1/2" purchase + 5 " shank)
The 7-1/2 cheek style is extremely versatile.
Can be used for training , pleasure riding,or competition.
The shank is swept back, which offers more leverage and control.
When properly adjusted, it is still considered a mild cheek,
but one with plenty of leverage for control at increased speeds

TBBIT27ss-10

CORRECTION BIT
TBBIT27ss-10
Ours $64.99

7-1/2" straight cheek. Greyed iron cheek with an inlaid copper correction mouthpiece. This mouthpiece wraps the mouth, applying increased pressure to the sides of the tongue. Commonly used on finished, well broke horses. Good for collection and stopping.

TBBIT27ss-20

SNAFFLE BIT
TBBIT27ss-20 Ours $64.99

7-1/2" straight cheek. Greyed iron cheek with an inlaid copper snaffle mouthpiece. Used for all types of riding and training. Good for lateral pull and collection and may be used with a training fork or martingale for increased control of the poll and nose.

TBBIT27ss-29

DOGBONE SNAFFLE BIT
TBBIT27ss-29 Ours $64.99

7-1/2" straight cheek. Greyed iron cheek with an inlaid copper dogbone mouthpiece. This mouthpiece wraps the tongue with applied pressure. Good for lateral pull and collection and commonly used with a training fork or martingale.

TBBIT27ss-60

LOW PORT BARREL BIT
TBBIT27ss-60
Ours $64.99

7-1/2" straight cheek. Greyed iron cheek with low port barrel mouthpiece. This highly univeral bit works well for anything from training to pleasure riding/competition. When engaged, the low port provides tongue relief as slight pressure is applied to the bars of the mouth and to the palate. Each side works independently from the port for increased lateral flexion. Roller barrel helps keep nervous horses busy and promotes salvation.

professional series 8"

Professional Series: 8" Cavalry Cheek ( 2 1/2" purchase + 5 1/2" shank)
Designed for the well-broke, finished performance horse or tough mouthed older horse-
where a bit more control is needed.
It can be used as a schooling bit to get a horse to break at the poll, that is not responding to milder bits. Should not be used for daily training.
The shank is angled back to the horse, but at a straighter angle than the 7 1/2" model,
causing a quicker response.
The purchase and shank ratio increases leverage, creating more pressure to all points of contact.

TBBT 28cs-10

CORRECTION BIT TBBT 28cs-10
Ours $64.99

8" cavalry cheek. Greyed iron cheek with an inlaid copper correction mouthpiece. This bit applies more pressure to the palate, tongue, chin, bars, and corners of the mouth. Not a bit for lateral flexing exercises, but works well as a stopping or collection tool.

TBBT 28cs-70

Square Hinged Port BIT TBBT 28cs-70
Ours $64.99

8" Cavalry Cheek
Greyed iron cheek with square hinge port mouth
Each side of mouthpiece moves independently from the other, for enhanced material control and flexion
Great aid for lifting a horse's shoulder, achieving collection, and promoting a level headset
This bit is a staple item for trainers

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