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Baseline Bits

Shank Bits   Snaffle Bits   Shanks   Mouthpieces   Finishes and extras

 

We offer our Baseline bits and spurs to those whose priority is function above embellishment. This affordable line holds true to the quality and superior craftsmanship that has set Tom Balding Bits and Spurs above all others.

Base Line Bits come with sweet iron mouthpiece but no copper. Base Line Bits are available in the D RIng Snaffle, Long Shank, Short Shank or Medium S with the following mouthpieces: 

  • Chain
  • Life Saver
  • Dr. Tom
  • Renegade
  • House Snaffle
  • Snaffle
  • Slick 50
  • 3-in-1
  • Balanced Snaffle
  • Half and Half
  • Twisted Witch 1/4” Hex
  • Twisted Witch 1/4“ Square
  • Small Twisted Wire 1/4” Diameter
  • Medium Twisted Wire 3/8” Diameter
  • Large Twisted Wire 7/16” Diameter
  • Billy Allen
  • Double Cross 1-7/8”
  • Iron Worker Small 3/8” Diameter
  • Iron Worker Medium 1/2” Diameter
  • Iron Worker Large 5/8” Diameter
  • Hinge Port Iron Worker 1-3/4”
  • Hinge Port 1-3/4”, 7/16” bars
  • Correction 1-7/8”
  • High Port 2”
  • Medium Port 1-1/2”
  • Medium Low Port 1-1/8”
  • Low Port 3/4”
  • Sweet Water 1-3/8“
  • Square Port 2”
  • Low Rider 1-3/8“
  • Ported Chain 1-3/4”


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  1. Loose Ring Snaffle

    This beautifully crafted snaffle bit features a satin Baseline Loose Ring©. The mouthpiece is our Tom Balding Half n Half©. The mouthpiece is 5 1/8" and the ring diameter is 5/16". Our Baseline Bits feature satin finish and do not have copper inlays.

    “Tom Balding is an incredible artist and master craftsman. I have enjoyed using my Tom Balding™ bits and spurs." Larry Mahan

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  2. Baseline D-Ring Snaffle

    This beautifully crafted snaffle bit features a satin Basline D-Ring©. The mouthpiece is our Tom Balding Snaffle©. The mouthpiece is 5 1/8" and the ring diameter is 5/16". Our Baseline Bits feature satin finish and do not have copper inlays.

    “The Tom Balding D-Ring snaffle is the Mercedes of all the snaffle bits. I like the soft ride on the mouth and the quick action at high speeds.” Bobby Ingersoll

     

     

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  3. Loose Ring Snaffle

    This beautifully crafted snaffle bit features a satin Baseline Loose Ring©. The mouthpiece is our Tom Balding Snaffle©. The mouthpiece is 5 1/8" and the ring diameter is 5/16". Our Baseline Bits feature satin finish and do not have copper inlays.

    “Tom Balding is an incredible artist and master craftsman. I have enjoyed using my Tom Balding™ bits and spurs." Larry Mahan

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  4. Loose ring Twisted Witch Snaffle

     This beautifully crafted snaffle bit features a satin Baseline Loose Ring©. The mouthpiece is our Tom Balding Twisted Witch Square©. The mouthpiece is 5 1/8" and the ring diameter is 5/16". Our Baseline Bits feature satin finish and do not have copper inlays.

    “Tom Balding is an incredible artist and master craftsman. I have enjoyed using my Tom Balding™ bits and spurs." Larry Mahan

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  5. Loose Ring Medium Twisted Wire

     This beautifully crafted snaffle bit features a satin Baseline Loose Ring©. The mouthpiece is our Tom Balding Medium 3/8" Twisted Wire©. The mouthpiece is 5 1/8" and the ring diameter is 5/16". Our Baseline Bits feature satin finish and do not have copper inlays.

    “Tom Balding is an incredible artist and master craftsman. I have enjoyed using my Tom Balding™ bits and spurs." Larry Mahan

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  6. Baseline Medium S Snaffle

    Bit #96 Baseline Medium S Snaffle

    $130.00

    This beautifully crafted Baseline bit features a Medium S© shank in a satin finish. The mouthpiece is our Snaffle©.  This shank measures 7 3/4"".

    “Tom Balding is an incredible artist and master craftsman. I have enjoyed using my Tom Balding™ bits and spurs.”  Larry Mahan

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  7. Baseline Long High Port

    Bit #96 Baseline Long High Port

    $130.00

    This beautifully crafted Baseline bit features a Long© shank in a satin finish. The mouthpiece is our High Port©.  This shank measures 8".

    “Tom Balding is an incredible artist and master craftsman. I have enjoyed using my Tom Balding™ bits and spurs.”  Larry Mahan

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  8. Baseline Medium S Medium Port

    This beautifully crafted Baseline bit features a Medium S© shank in a satin finish. The mouthpiece is our Medium Port©.  This shank measures 7 34".

    “Tom Balding is an incredible artist and master craftsman. I have enjoyed using my Tom Balding™ bits and spurs.”  Larry Mahan

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  9. Baseline Medium S Billy Allen

    This beautifully crafted Baseline bit features a Medium S© shank and Billy Allen© mouthpiece. This shank measures 7 3/4".

    “Tom Balding is an incredible artist and master craftsman. I have enjoyed using my Tom Balding™ bits and spurs.” Larry Mahan

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  10. Baseline Medium S Slick 50

    This beautifully crafted bit features a Medium S Baseline Shank. The mouthpiece is our Slick 50©.  This shank measures 7 3/4".

    “The Double Cross™ is an excellent transition bit. Really helps to prepare a colt to pack a bridle. Very soft yet makes a colt carry their noses up and down instead of pushing out. Really great for the colts that wants to reach for the bridle a lot. Makes them drop the nose and bridle up.”  Ted Robinson

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  11. Baseline Short Slick 50

    Bit #92 Baseline Short Slick 50

    $130.00

    This beautifully crafted bit features a Short Baseline Shank. The mouthpiece is our Slick 50©.  This shank measures 6 3/4".

    “The Double Cross™ is an excellent transition bit. Really helps to prepare a colt to pack a bridle. Very soft yet makes a colt carry their noses up and down instead of pushing out. Really great for the colts that wants to reach for the bridle a lot. Makes them drop the nose and bridle up.”  Ted Robinson

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  12. Baseline Long Correction

    Bit #91 Baseline Long Correction

    $130.00

    This beautifully crafted Baseline bit features a Long© shank in a satin finish. The mouthpiece is our Correction©. This shank measures 8".

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  13. Baseline Medium S Correction

    This beautifully crafted Baseline bit features a Medium S© shank in a satin finish. The mouthpiece is our Correction©. This shank measures 7 3/4".

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  14. Baseline Short Correction

    Bit #89 Baseline Short Correction

    $130.00

    This beautifully crafted Baseline bit features a Short© shank in a satin finish. The mouthpiece is our Correction©. This shank measures 6 3/4".

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  15. Baseline Short Snaffle

    Bit #88 Baseline Short Snaffle

    $130.00

    This beautifully crafted Baseline bit features a Short© shank in a satin finish. The mouthpiece is our Snaffle©. This shank measures 6 3/4".

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  16. Baseline Short Double Cross

    This beautifully crafted Baseline bit features a Short© shank in a satin finish. The mouthpiece is our Double Cross©.  This shank measures 6 3/4".

    “The Double Cross™ is an excellent transition bit. Really helps to prepare a colt to pack a bridle. Very soft yet makes a colt carry their noses up and down instead of pushing out. Really great for the colts that wants to reach for the bridle a lot. Makes them drop the nose and bridle up.”  Ted Robinson

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  17. Baseline Short 3-in-1

    Bit #49 Baseline Short 3-in-1

    $130.00

    This beautifully crafted Baseline bit features a Short© shank in a satin finish. The mouthpiece is our 3-in-1©.  This shank measures 6 3/4".

    “Tom Balding is an incredible artist and master craftsman. I have enjoyed using my Tom Balding™ bits and spurs.”  Larry Mahan

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  18. Baseline Long Sweetwater

    Bit #35 Baseline Long Sweetwater

    $130.00

    This beautifully crafted Baseline bit features a Long© shank in a satin finish. The mouthpiece is our Sweetwater©.  This shank measures 8".

    “Tom Balding is an incredible artist and master craftsman. I have enjoyed using my Tom Balding™ bits and spurs.”  Larry Mahan

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  19. Baseline Long Medium Port

    Bit #34 Baseline Long Medium Port

    $130.00

    This beautifully crafted Baseline bit features a Long© shank in a satin finish. The mouthpiece is our Medium Port©.  This shank measures 8".

    “Tom Balding is an incredible artist and master craftsman. I have enjoyed using my Tom Balding™ bits and spurs.”  Larry Mahan

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  20. Baseline Medium S Hinge Port

     This beautifully crafted Baseline bit features a Medium S© shank. The mouthpiece is our Hinge Port©. This shank measures 7 3/4". 

    “Totally amazed at the results I achieved with the Tom Balding™ Hinge Port™ bit.”  Kenny Clabaugh

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