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  1. #1
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    Default Canadian eventers -- myler bit legal?

    Horse goes in a loose ring level 1 snaffle that rotates.
    The way I read the rules and diagrams, its legal. Can anyone confirm?

    Like this one: http://newmarketsaddlery.com.au/shop...mfort-snaffle/



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    It used to be legal in straight dressage but not eventing, but that may have changed... be sure to check the diameter, a lot of mylers are too thin for either
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    Isnt the copper inlay that is common in mylers also illegal for eventing? Is that still considered 'mixed metal' or would it be ok?



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    I've competed in one with no issues. The mixed metal is not an issue, I had one tack check give me grief about it once (luckily I had the rulebook and was able to show it was permitted) but never since. I dont believe they even list anything in regards to diameter of mouthpiece anymore- just that your bit rings can't exceed 8cm in diameter.



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