After a couple of months worth of research, I concluded that all those x-rays were very interesting. However, a picture taken while a horse was standing still and often sedated would never give us an image that would reflect reality. In the end, a bit is used for riding.
A STATIONARY AND OFTEN SEDATED HORSE DOES NOT REFLECT REALITY
I quickly started using different bits to see what the effect would be. To my amazement, the difference was quite noticeable. Something else that immediately struck me was that the labels with the descriptions did not match reality. Nowadays, my first response would be: ‘Welcome to the world of marketing’, but back then, I was stunned.