Collection: DP Saddlery Quantum Short and Light

Quantum Short and Light General Information:

Innovative design brings western saddles to a whole new level of comfort and convenience. This saddle can come with a horn (Model 1216) or without a horn (Model 1214). Other upgrades include Soft leg area (SKL) or the Western Skirt. Keep the same fantastic saddle for your horse's back and the same seat comfort for you. But Add a little more western flair with a Cheyenne roll cantle, longer rear skirting, and a western cinch adapter from the billets. Read More HERE

Western 1215 vs Short and Light 1216 Panel Information HERE

DP Saddlery quantum short and light variations

The DP Saddlery Quantum Short and Light is 20 inches long and about 20 lbs. Built on an English Flex tree with an easy twist fully adjustable gullet. SEE HOW IT WORKS HERE Helps fit Extra wide horses and ultra narrow horses. Easily twist to adjust within a few seconds. The girth used with this saddle is a short Dressage style 2 buckle girth. DP Girths HERE

This saddle is about 21 in long, about 20 lbs with a Skirt length of about 12in 

PANEL photos and Information

This saddle has two different seat options. Regular and Western Dressage. The Western Dressage seat has a narrower twist and the stirrup bars are usually set back about 2 cm.


DP Saddlery western dressage seat vs regular for the quantum short and light western  

The Quantum Western Short and Light can be ridden with a standard Dressage pad, and English 2 buckle short girth. The fenders can easily be removed and replaced with English stirrup leathers to lighten the saddle even more. Fenders come in three sizes Short 22.5 in/58 cm, Medium 27 in/68cm and Long 31in/78cm

Ideal for trail rides, Western Dressage, Working Equitation, Endurance, Training, general training. Because the gullet is adjustable this saddle is not suitable for tie off roping. You need a reinforced wood tree for that kind of impact.