Very nice Simco Arabian Western saddle with a 15.5ins seat and full 7ins width fitting. Arabian bars have a flatter pitch than QH bars. In very good gently used condition.
TREE: Pro-Tuff, Arabian bars with 10″ front.
GULLET: 6-3/4″ wide by 5-1/2″ high.
SEAT: Roughout leather (black).
SKIRTS: 24″ x 11″.
FENDERS: 7-1/4″ x 16″.
STIRRUPS: 2-1/2″ x 2″ Leather Bound Visalia.
FINISH: Oil Pecan Brown.
WEIGHT: Approximately 30 pounds.
WHAT SIMCO SAY ABOUT THEIR SADDLES:
“These Simco products are the finest on the market. We bring you the finest Arabian Western Saddles. We know that our customers look for quality and well made leather products. We know that there are cheaper products on the market, however, please be careful in purchasing a product for yourself or someone in your family, cheap youth tack is well known for failure in their construction when put under stress. Don’t take a chance on a loved one being injured, just to save a few dollars.”
Info: In its latest metamorphosis, Simco was purchased by The Action Company, TX, and before that, Simco acquired Longhorn Leather Company of Dallas, TX and it’s subsidiary Billy Cook Saddlery. Pads continued to be constructed in Van Alstyne, TX and saddles in Greenville, TX. All other operations were liquidated and moved to McKinney.” Today – Greenville, TX is still Billy Cook Saddlery’s and Simco/Longhorn’s production location. Since 1919, Tex Tan remains in Yoakum, TX. Abetta saddles and specific leather and synthetic strap goods are manufactured at Action West in McKinney. Action’s headquarters, in McKinney, TX, houses all corporate departments, shipping services and saddle pad manufacturing.