This bit uses a nut cracker action which puts pressure on the horses' tongue and bars of the mouth.
The Korsteel Joined Pelham offers the combined action of a curb and snaffle. The snaffle reins assists in 'lifting' the horse whilst the curb rein encourages flexion. The single joint of the pelham gives a nut cracker action and works on the tongue and bars of the horses' mouth.
The Korsteel Jointed Pelham has a more severe leverage action than a normal snaffle as it puts pressure on the jaw.The Korsteel Jointed Pelham can be used with two reins or if one rein is desired pelham roundings can be used.