Specializing in Custom Manufacturing of Hand Made, Hand Engraved Western Sterling Silver Show Bits, Spurs, and Snaffles

JT Silver
How to Order


All the mecates are MANE horsehair and are available in different PATTERNS (solid color, 3 or 4 blocks of colors, barber pole (striped), or flex (with checks); different STYLES (4, 6 or 8 strands); different DIAMETERS (1/4”, 3/8”, ½”, 9/16”, 5/8”, ¾”); and different LENGTHS (22 feet, 24 feet).

Click on “Horsehair Patterns” main category tab (to the left) to see the patterns which are grouped in the following sub categories:

  • 3 or 4 blocks of colors (Deluxe)
  • 4 strands (w/o a core)
  • 8 strands
  • Barber Pole (striped)
  • Solid Color (all one color)
  • with 8-10" Tassel
  • with Flex (checks)

    All the patterns under "Horsehair - Patterns" are available for the mecates, get down ropes, split & roping reins.

    All the mecates are 6 strands unless indicated they are 4 or 8 strands. Four strands do not have a core.

    The Special mecates have at least 2 strands of white, tan, or gray.

    If you don't see the pattern you want or have any questions, please contact us toll free 1 877 587-4583 or direct at (209) 492-0114. If calling from Canada & want us to call you back, please let us know and we'll gladly do so.