6ft is well known as the great all round whip length, can be used from foot or saddle. 6ft is generally the Australian competition standardlength.
Stock/handle: 20 inches Thong: 72 inches Fall: 27 inches
Add to this the length of your arm to determine overall reach.
Made from Red hide: a specially tanned strong and durable cow hide well suited for whip making. As the name suggests, the final product is a deep ‘red’ colour.