This bit is helpful with all different types of horses, from the light horse that needs help on the back side or the hard runner that needs help shutting down for the turn. It helps pick up your horse's shoulder while going into turn and then helping them on the back side of the turn. The lifter also gives good elevation of your horse's front end while engaging the hind quarter for the turn. This bit also helps your horse break at the poll and gather up. This bit features a 5"sweet iron, twisted mouth bit with a stainless dogbone and 8" cheek Comes complete with curb chain.