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I'm wondering if anybody here knows a lot about these saddles and might be able to help. They basically just say that the gullet measures 6.5".If it is a true 6.5" would that mean it has semi QH bars. But it doesn't fit my horse, it is a roping saddle though., I am not good on used 15" Hereford Tex Tan of Yoakum Western Saddle - e Bay (item 140324267839 end time Jun-05-09 PDT) . CGH, you should post the link yourself the next time because after looking over the other pictures, I would pass on the saddle myself.Based on the rest of the pictures, the saddle is well used and the leather concerns me. Tex Tan Saddles, Also Well Known By The Name Of Hereford Saddles, Has Been Around In The Equestrian Leather Industry For Many Years.Our selection of bottled beers is pretty impressive too!We now also have a seperate beer fridge in the main bar with nearly x50 craft bottled beers - all bottled beers in the new fridge have a 20% take-away discount before 10pm.Tex Tan's Hereford saddle, in all its incarnations from roping to barrel racing to parade, has gained a reputation for high quality and durability and is still widely available, with a brisk trade in used modern and historic examples.
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The style looks like it's from the 70's and although many saddles in that era are still perfect, I would want to see it in person due to the age I'm estimating it to be and what the pictures presented. And my horse is very narrow so I don't want to go that wide. I think I might could do a 15" though....maybe not, I haven't really tried it. Tex Tan Is Among the Top of the Class in the Western Leather Equestrian Products Today.
As for the width of the gullet, I'm seeing closer to 6 3/4 and would think more in line with regular QHB and not semi. The Discount Saddle Shop Offers A Selection Of Tex Tan Hereford Cutting, Reining, Trail, Barrel Racing, Team Roping, Show, Endurance, and Youth Saddles.