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Aussie Saddle Seatsaver


The Aussie Seat Saver Cushion also works as a Long Western Seat Saver Cushion. It attaches very securely with 4 non stretchy webbing straps and cinching buckles: around the horn, around the cantle, and around the fenders with a buckle underneath at the rear away from leg pressure. Cantle cushion straps keep the cantle cushion from flipping forward during mounting. The Cantle cushion on the Aussie Seat Saver is about 1" higher than the regular Western Seat Saver. The Seat Saver may be attached very securely on saddles without a horn by unbuckling the horn strap and running the two separate pieces through front D rings, buckling in front of the horn, or tuck the horn strap under the Seat Saver if you are not using it. The three other buckles will hold it quite securely alone.

Check out the option for fabrics and colors on the Fabrics page.

Here is the Aussie Seatsaver on a saddle and one on a western saddle.
 
Top view of padding














The optional “A Little Bit More” seat is available for this style. It doubles the cushion under your hips and leaves a space for tail bone relief. The smaller little bit more pad attaches to the under side of the seat cushion with Velcro™ like fasteners.
 Little Bit More for her
Bottom side

 
Top with velcro to attach to underside of the seatsaver  
Little Bit More for him
Bottom side

 
Top with velcro to attach to underside of the seatsaver

Comfort Curves Seat Saver Cushions may be washed in cold water on gentle cycle or by hand and dried flat. Dryer heat may damage faux fur fabrics and foam materials in the product. The cushion inside the Seat Saver is high density open cell foam similar to what is inside of furniture and will stand up to a lot of use. This was chosen to cushion and compress your body as you come down on the cushion and to expand when you come up off of it allowing for the next impact compression. It meets your body more gently than a saddle alone. A cushion with "A Little Bit More" second cushion will hug you as you come down into the saddle, like an over stuffed couch. When you get warm in your cushion a few bounces will expel hot air and your will cushion will feel cooler again. This cooling effect is only available in cushions which can breathe.

Fabrics with longer surface fibers like the faux sheep will hold more body heat. They will absorb sweat. Due to their fluffy texture they will also feel more cushiony. If they flatten down after riding, any pet brush will fluff the fabric up again.

Smooth fabrics like faux butter suede will be the coolest since they have the shortest fibers on the surface. They will absorb sweat.

Polar fleece fabrics have medium fiber length so will hold a medium amount of body heat. They will absorb sweat. Fabrics with a print design will hide dirt and hair.

The faux tooled fabrics have a rubber type of coating on the fabric which provides some grip for the rider. They do not absorb sweat. They do slough off the dirt.
   
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