Traditional Rings with more weight for better feel. The mouthpiece breaks over the bars at a different angle to contact new nerves with some tongue pressure for better control. The mullen relief mouthpiece creates even pressure across the bars and tongue to eliminate nutcracker effect. The copper roller adds moisture and acts as a pacifier. Are You Riding with Both Hands? The stage a bits are great for starting horses, training, or maintaining steady contact. Aspects include direct reining, non-leverage Loose Rings and Dee Rings with mouthpiece diameters 5/16” and over.