This flank cinch is contoured. The unique contoured shape provides full contact with the horse, making it a more comfortable and better performing cinch. It is extra long (35") for those that need the extra length. With the Martin Saddlery brand comes biothane keepers for longevity, contoured ends will not interfere with spurring, made with heavy saddle skirting with a latigo liner, and sewn together with heavy nylon thread. Then they are hand rubbed and the edges are dyed. Roller buckles are secured with copper rivets.