Bombers 2 1/2 Ring Ported Pivot Bit
Similar to the Ported Barrel, the Pivot Ported will take pressure off the tongue however, the contact is more stable due to less movement in the mouthpiece. The best of the Happy Tongue and the Ported Barrel. The Pivot Ported allows for independent lateral aids while maintaining the profile of the mouthpiece in the mouth. It is well suited to tongue sensitive horses that have difficulty flexing and do not put enough weight in the reins.
A ring cheek piece introduces poll pressure as well as creating leverage on the mouthpiece, the 2 1/2 Ring version is the softest out of the 3 or 4 ring alternatives as the 1/2 ring softens the leverage on the mouthpiece and poll.
Please note that the thickness of the bit is explained below:
B12 – Thickness 12mm
B14 – Thickness 14mm
B16 – Thickness 16mm