Definitions

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  • noun a type of bit used on the bridle of a horse, consisting of a mouthpiece, a shank, and two rings on either side

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Examples

  • Leaders are expected to maker such tough decicions and I expect that he will. pelham

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  • The rubber mouthpiece makes the pelham a gentler bit, and gives him something to chew, which he loves.

    Yatima » 2010 » February

  • Scottie is still wearing the rubber jointed pelham he likes so much, but the bit converters that handled the bit and curb chain via a single rein had been taken off, and a thinner rein had been buckled to the lower ring to control the curb chain through a lever action.

    great scott

  • The rubber mouthpiece makes the pelham a gentler bit, and gives him something to chew, which he loves.

    scottie the brave

  • My fav version of Denzel is Malcolm X, but then again his reverse roll in Last years "Taking Of pelham 123" was really good too.

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  • Scottie is still wearing the rubber jointed pelham he likes so much, but the bit converters that handled the bit and curb chain via a single rein had been taken off, and a thinner rein had been buckled to the lower ring to control the curb chain through a lever action.

    Yatima » 2010 » April

  • And case in point with pelham 123...don't forget the milk?

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  • It appears that your grandfather is riding with a pelham bit, which has two sets of reins coming off it.

    A Horseman

  • Oftentimes, a bit converter is used so a pelham can be used with only one rein.

    A Horseman

  • The pelham should be ridden mainly off the snaffle rein, with the curb rein only coming into effect when needed.

    A Horseman

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