The bits may develop wear within the barrel component and can come apart as shown on the lower example in the images.
If the bit comes apart, you may lose control of your horse which can result in serious injury.
What to do...
Stop using your Bomber Bits if you have one of the affected rotating barrels.
Sold by AMS Saddlery and Te Awamutu Saddlery from January 2014 to April 2016.
Distributed by Bombers New Zealand.
Rotating barrel 20 or 30 mm mouth piece of a bit either straight or ported.