We've had requests for a lower gullet for closer horse contact and a slightly larger cap. We reworked the original Wade to
achieve these changes and introduced the revised saddle in early
1998. Hence the name, 98 Wade. It has a little different look and
Pictured is an example of this saddle style, and does not represent the default saddle style. Default style is without any tooling or accessories. Zoom in and out to view details.
Tree:'98 Wade with laminated integral hardwood wood post
horn, rawhide covered with rawhide lace. Gullet: 7½" high by 6¼" wide SQH standard (regular
(narrower) QH and FQH available). Swell:8½" wide. Horn:Guadalajara style heart shaped 3" by 5" finished. Cantle: 4" by 12" round (higher and wider available). Seat: 14" to 18" in half inch increments. Rigging:Standard 7/8 Hamley flat plate with brass or
stainless steel rear flanged dee - any rigging style available. Stirrups:4" bell lined and half covered - standard rawhide or
full lined available. Stirrup leathers:3" full standard. Weight:Approx. 42 lbs.