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  1. #1
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    Jul. 22, 2009

    Default Blanket Measurements

    I have a couple of blankets whose tags have been washed/rubbed off. What is the method for measuring them to find out the size? Wither to tail?

  2. #2
    Join Date
    May. 26, 2005


    I think it's pretty standard to measure middle of chest to tail.

  3. #3
    Join Date
    Sep. 18, 2005


    Middle of chest to tail.

    I lay the blanket on the floor with it folded in half so you have one side facing you. Then I measure the total length of the blanket from the furtherest point forward to the furthest point back by the tail.

    I then subtract anywhere from 0 to 4 inches from the total length (depending on the style of the blanket) to get an estimated blanket size.

    Then I throw it on a horse or pony of a known size to verify the calculation...
    Last edited by Percheron X; Jul. 20, 2010 at 12:18 AM. Reason: spelling

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