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  • Big Blanket sales anywhere?

    Okay, I thought we were going to make it through the winter without having to buy a new one....but it's damn cold and my senior gelding has finally destroyed his heavy turn out.

    I'm more interested in a blanket liner to put under his medium for now....was curious if anyone was having a blow out sale....Smart pak doesn't have the size I need (81)

    I would love to have one of those Original Horseware Liners (not the new ones with velcro) or a Big D

  • #2
    I just got an email from VTO about their blanket sale....

    Winter Clearance Continues

    Save 25-40% off winter blankets and riding apparel.

    Free shipping on your order if it includes any medium or heavyweight winter blanket (Standard shipping to U.S. addresses only). Simply put "free shipping" in the comment box, and we will subtract the shipping fee before processing your order.

    Winter Blanket Markdowns
    25-40% off

    Almost all of our winter blankets are now 30% off, some a little more, some a little less. Brands include Horseware (Rambo Original, Rambo Wug, Supreme, Duo, California, Rhino, Amigo), Hug (Abrazo), Centaur, and our own VTO brand. Remember to put "free shipping" in the comment box at checkout to get free standard shipping to U.S. addresses, making these blanket deals even better! Actual shipping charges apply to addresses outside the US or expedited shipments.

    Quantities are limited at these prices to stock on hand. We lowered the prices on Friday and they have been selling quickly over the weekend. Shop now for the best selection! Click on the photo above to take you to our entire winter blanket selection.

    A Two-Year Warranty on a Blanket? Yes!!
    Have a horse that is hard on blankets? Consider the Centaur Superline, now 30% off. The Centaur Superline 1680 Denier lite/medium weight blanket is guaranteed to be waterproof and NOT RIP for 2 years! If your horse rips this blanket or you find it is no longer waterproof, we will replace the blanket for free! For a limited time get a free matching halter. Medium weight, 180 gram fill is great for mild to moderately cold climates or unclipped horses. Try one today! Also available in a non-fill sheet and a heavy weight with 300g fill.



    Hope that helps!

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      #3
      Ah, thank you.

      I ended up ordering a Baker Turnout (have one already and like it) for 99.99 and free shipping from this site (they are regularly 170ish dollars)

      http://www.tackroomonline.com/browse...ket/4,282.html

      And if anyone can use a size 70...Horseloverz has the same one for 89.00.

      The tackroomonline also had the turnout sheet for 75.00....I had to walk away. Told myself that I didn't need a turnout sheet, I have plenty.

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      • #4
        FLecken, that's awesome, I didn't get that email. Thanks!

        On another note, my tack store has a blanket sale, but not a lot of choices. Does anyone know anything about Bakus (sp?) blankets? They seem nice, but I hate to spend a lot of money on something I know nothing about

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        • #5
          There's a HUGE selection on eBay right now for heavyweight turnout blankets for under $60!!

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            #6
            Originally posted by talkofthetown View Post
            FLecken, that's awesome, I didn't get that email. Thanks!

            On another note, my tack store has a blanket sale, but not a lot of choices. Does anyone know anything about Bakus (sp?) blankets? They seem nice, but I hate to spend a lot of money on something I know nothing about

            Yes, I have one...love it. I can't use it because I had shipped my horse off to training years ago with all her blankets...trainer used my blankets as "community" property and another frickin horse busted the straps. Other than that it has held up great and I have had it since 2002.

            I guess I should see if I can get it repaired.

            Edited to say...I'm sorry, I was talking about BAKER...never heard of Bakus

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            • #7
              sstacks.com, that's schneider's, sent email for sale on blankets.
              Dover sent the sales catalogue.
              Just about everyone including tackoftheday, sign up for their emails as I missed the big sale on rambos for 40$.

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                #8
                Originally posted by cloudyandcallie View Post
                sstacks.com, that's schneider's, sent email for sale on blankets.
                Dover sent the sales catalogue.
                Just about everyone including tackoftheday, sign up for their emails as I missed the big sale on rambos for 40$.


                I missed out on the big Irideon Thermal Shirt sale too, I am not near a computer until late afternoon.

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                • #9
                  Originally posted by dalpal View Post
                  Ah, thank you.

                  I ended up ordering a Baker Turnout (have one already and like it) for 99.99 and free shipping from this site (they are regularly 170ish dollars)

                  http://www.tackroomonline.com/browse...ket/4,282.html

                  And if anyone can use a size 70...Horseloverz has the same one for 89.00.

                  The tackroomonline also had the turnout sheet for 75.00....I had to walk away. Told myself that I didn't need a turnout sheet, I have plenty.
                  I spent $179 on that same blanket for my big guy last year. I've really wanted to get one for my smaller guy -- who wears a 70! I have it in my cart... but he doesn't need a new blanket. He has TWO medium/heavyweight blankets... but I want the Baker.

                  I will not check out. I will not check out. I will not check out... WHY did I open this thread?!


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                  • #10
                    [On another note, my tack store has a blanket sale, but not a lot of choices. Does anyone know anything about Bakus (sp?) blankets? They seem nice, but I hate to spend a lot of money on something I know nothing about[/QUOTE]

                    do you mean Bucas blankets? if so, I have been looking for those on sale for awhile. I love the power cooler and smartex because of the huge temp range they have. -12F to 60F. PM PLEEEEASE.....

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                    • #11
                      I love Bucas blankets. I used to have the smartex light weight but gave it to a women that purchase one of my other horses. I wish I had that blanket now. I have only seen it for over 200.00. I still have the heavy weight, 8 years later and still going strong.

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                        #12
                        I have many Bucas Blankets...love them....BUT, even with the chest extender, they do tend to rub my guys by the end of the season.

                        My favorite one and I wish they still made it.....The Alltex 2000.

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                          #13
                          BTW..if you do find a Bucas at a good price, snap it up because they no longer distribute to the US.

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