Martin Saddlery values your safety, therefore only uses the best quality leather to ensure quality and dependability. The leather latigo is one of the most valuable pieces of equipment when it comes to safety and is made with strong, dependable leather.
Original style is cut to be thin, yet strong, causing less bulk in girth area and allowing free leg movement.
Roper style is heavier duty for extra strength.
Martin has also tapered the ends of the latigo to make it easier to pull tight.