Neue Schule bits have been ergonomically designed using the latest technology to produce high performance superior bits for all disciplines and levels of riding. Neue Schule bits are made with Neue Schule Salox Gold which is a high copper alloy used for its high thermal conductivity and anti-tarnishing properties; Salox Gold quickly reaches body temperature and so encourages relaxation and acceptance of the bit. The Neue Schule Demi-Anky Universal is a single jointed bit that has been ergonomically designed to eliminate the nutcracker action associated with most traditional single jointed bits. Read more… The Demi-Anky curves slightly away from the lip eliminating unnecessary lip pressure and curves downwards to eliminate any interferance with the horses palate. The Demi-Anky Universal is a two ring bit similar to a two ring Dutch Gag and is ideal for jumping and fast work as it aids quick turning and helps to eliminate head tossing when asking for a downward transition or lengthening and shortening between fences. The Universal has four rein options; a single rein, a double rein, pelham roundings and the curb strap.