The gag bit is designed to allow the mouthpiece to slide on a shank, rope or cable. The gag bit is excellent for lateral leverage and popular amongst the barrel racing community. This piece doesn’t apply pressure to the bars of the horse’s mouth.
The gag bit is designed to allow the mouthpiece to slide on a shank, rope or cable. Features a 3 piece mouth with twisted bars and a 1 3/4" copper wrapped dogbone. This bit is used for lateral leverage and does not apply pressure to the bars of the horse’s mouth. This bit is very popular amongst the barrel racing community. In general, gag bits are designed to work without a curb chain to not restrict the draw action.
The Dutton twisted wire snaffle with a dogbone center is a great all around bit. Twisted wire over the bars gives you more control, and the dogbone in the center adds tongue pressure to encourage a horse to drop his head and engage all the way through his back and rear end.
Dutton Bits are created by a horseman who takes communication between the horse and rider to heart in the craftsmanship of each bit. This bit is a high port correction bit. It has a 6.5" short shank and copper in the bars for salivation.
This copper inlaid snaffle mouth with dogbone center Dutton bit pairs up with Dutton's off set D-ring for an awesome bit. The dogbone in the center adds tongue pressure while allowing the bars to break to the outside giving you contact on different nerves for a better response.
This gag bit is designed to allow the mouthpiece to slide on a shank, rope or cable. Features a 3/16" twisted wire mouth. Good tune up mouthpiece, twist applies pressure in a serrated fashion across the bars allowing more feel with less pressure. Medium to strong severity.
Dutton Bits where introduced in 1976 and has earned the reputation of being one of the best bit makers in the western industry. All Dutton bits are hand forged and designed to help achieve the ultimate communication and success between the horse and rider.