16.5 Inch Wintec 500 WIDE - All Purpose English Saddle - Easy Fit -Flocked-Brown The Wintec 500 WIDE features its own EASY-CHANGE Gullet System, with three ultra wide gullets, allowing you to custom fit your saddle to your horse's wither. It also features the Easy Change Riser System which allows you to change out the risers in the front, centre and rear of the saddle, these 2 features make up the "Easy Fit Solution" system For the first time, Wintec has achieved a comfortably waisted seat in a wide saddle. Designed to counteract the wideness of the saddle, the seat enables you to relax into a comfortable and correct riding position. Every rider nurtures a unique and special connection with their horse, a connection that is built on trust. For riders, it is their horse’s welfare and comfort that always comes first. As every horse regularly changes shape with their level of fitness, diet and maturity, when it comes their saddle, it too should be able to adapt to meet the changing needs of the horse. The EASY-CHANGE™ Fit Solution is the first total saddle fitting solution that not only enables full adjustment to be made to the saddle, but empowers riders to custom fit their saddles in a matter of minutes. Riders can select the optimal tree width for their horse’s current shape and muscling with the EASY-CHANGE™ Gullet System, or make adjustments within their saddle panel for optimal balance and clearance with the EASY-CHANGE™ Riser System. Together these systems offer unparalleled scope of adjustment for a total fitting solution that’s not only easy, but measurable, and completely reversible giving total confidence to be able to easily make changes to the saddle. Too many riders know the frustration that comes from their saddle no longer fitting, they do everything they can to improve their horses comfort by using pads under the saddle to compensate for a poor fit, or even worse have to buy another saddle, only to have the same thing happen again months later. Whether you are a serious competitor, or simply ride horses for the joy of it, choose a saddle with the EASY-CHANGE™ Fit Solution that puts your horse’s comfort first. Enjoy the peace of mind in knowing that your saddle offers full adjust-ability and is able to meet the changing needs of your horse. The EASY-CHANGE™ Fit Solution is available exclusively in high performance Bates leather saddles and easy-care Wintec Saddles. Features: Wide tree provides an optimum fit for the wider horse Narrow waisted seat design enables a more conventional seat for the rider Broad chamber offers a superior fit for the wider horse Adjustable Flexibloc System enables the rider to individually tailor their thigh and knee support Equisuede provides extra grip Y-Girthing System secures the front and back of the saddle Easy Care - Horse hair and dirt simply wipe off Weatherproof & Durable Lifetime Guarantee on Wintec Tree The Easy-Change Gullet System is a revolution in convenience and comfort for horses and riders. It's a system developed to ensure that a saddle maintains the best fit for a horse by allowing riders to change a saddle's fit to suit a horse's changing shape. Complete gullet kid and riser kit can be purchased and shipped with this saddle, just contact us, we are happy to help you with this. Please Contact us if you need Wintec leathers, Irons, girth, bridle accessories for this saddle, we are happy to help you put this together. Welcome to The Equine Arena "Horse N Riders Depot"!
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We appreciate our International Customers and are always happy to help you if we can!! We use USPS for all International Orders. The most used shipping service for International orders is International Priority Mail, however we can also use Global Express, Express Mail International, Priority Mail International Flat Rate Box, Priority Mail International Large Flat Rate Box or First Class International shipping. All have different shipping and delivery time frames and prices. Please note that First Class is the slowest, can not be tracked and it can only be used when an item is under 4 pounds. To our Australian Customers and International Customers from other countries: All saddles ship to Australia by a "Global Shipping Program" which is a US freight service that offers us the ability to ship items to you at more affordable rates. This program allows us to ship saddles by International Priority Mail which we previously could only ship Global Express (A very costly option). Please pay attention to the options on the listing, it will show the Shipping costs and the import charges (The import charges will include all taxes and duty so when you receive your package there will be no extra or unexpected fees) This service is now allowing us to be able to ship saddles that require larger boxes to our International Customers. Here is a list of countries that we are now using a "Global Shipping Program" to ship saddles to our international customers. Australia, Bulgaria, Canada, China, Cyprus, Czech Republic, Denmark, Estonia, Finland, Greece, Hungary, Indonesia, Japan, Latvia, Lithuania, Malta, Portugal, Romania, South Africa, South Korea, Sweden, Slovakia, Slovenia, Taiwan, Thailand, United Kingdom. With this service international saddle orders will be procesed more quickly, arrive quicker and all custom fees will be taken care of before delivery.We are still shipping to many other countries so if you do not see your country on this list please know we may still be able to ship Priority Mail to you. International Buyers: Please Note: Unless stated otherwise on the listing: Import duties, taxes and charges are not included in the item price or shipping charges. These charges are the buyer's responsibility however, If "Global Shipping Service" is offered on the listing then all fees have been calculated and included in the shipping price. At this time we are only using "Global Shipping Service" on international saddle orders. All other items will be processed shipping by Priority Mail. If fees are not included please check with your country's customs office to determine what these additional costs will be prior to bidding/buying. These charges are normally collected by the delivering freight (shipping) company or when you pick the item up - do not confuse them for additional shipping charges. We do not mark merchandise values below value or mark items as 'gifts' - US and International government regulation prohibit such behavior. Please understand that we as sellers have no control over the time in transit it may take to arrive to your door. Once it leaves our possession we are both at the mercy of our postal systems USPS within the US and what ever provider delivers in your country along with foreign customs. We have experienced delays with international packages being delivered due to the packages being held up in those countries customs. We unfortunately have no control over that and we ask you as an International customer to please understand we as a seller have no control over that process in your country.
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You are welcome to return or exchange an item if after you receive it, it is not going to work for you. If you are returning an item for a refund that was purchased with "Free Shipping" please understand that the actual shipping charges we paid will be deducted before the refund is issued. Please make sure you understand this and we will ask you to please state that you understand this and accept it via email before we process a return on an item sold with "Free Shipping". If you are viewing this on ebay. The "Free Shipping" is something that Ebay wants us as sellers to offer but we all know there is no such thing as free shipping. Someone has to pay Postal or UPS so the Free Shipping is covered by us the seller, we can't afford to cover it if an item is returned for a refund. Exchanges for difference colors or sizes or even different items are welcome. Buyer will be responsible for return shipping of the item to us and also the shipping costs to send out the replacement item. Returns for refund are also accepted. Refunds on returns will be for the Price of the item (minus shipping charges and also a 10% restock fee). Please note again that any items returned for refund purchased as "Free Shipping" will have the actual shipping costs we paid deducted from the refund. Restock fees apply to all items including saddles. Items must be returned in new unused condition, if items are returned used we can not accept them. We try very hard to inspect all items before they ship, however we are just humans on this end and we do miss things from time to time. In the rare case that you may have received a defective item, please contact us and allow us to take care of this for you. We can either replace the item, help you exchange it for something else or do a refund without the restock fee, but the item must be returned and we must render the item as defective or not as described. We try hard but we do make mistakes and are always willing to work with the buyer to correct any mistakes we have made. Please contact us with any concerns you may have when you get your items, returns need to be requested within 14 days of receiving your item. And please allow us enough time to respond and help you with a return or exchange.