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  1. #1
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    Default Info About Aurigan Bit

    I'm digging through my supplies to sell some tack and I found an interesting bit. It's a loose-ring snaffle that is copper-colored and has the word "aurigan" stamped on it. I did a little research and found that Sprenger sells bits made of that material. I don't see any branding on this bit, but I didn't find any other brands that sell them.

    Does anyone know anything about these bits? How much might it be worth?



  2. #2
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    If it is a sprenger it cost over $100 so you coujld do well on it.



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    If it's a genuine Sprenger (which it should be as I think they have the trademark on Aurigan), yes, should be valuable. (Aurigan is quite heavy and some horses seem to like that, and Sprenger bits are really first-rate.)
    You have to have experiences to gain experience.

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    That is what I hoped to read! I would keep it for myself, but my horse has a Sprenger bit that he loves. Thanks for the info, this helps a lot.



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    Pm me! I might be interested if its double jointed and a 5 1/4!



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