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2013 Arctic Cat Race Sled to use New Hayes Avalanche Caliper & R1 Radial Handlebar Master Cylinder

2013 Arctic Cat Race Sled to use New Hayes Avalanche Caliper & R1 Radial Handlebar Master Cylinder

For 2013, Arctic Cat’s new Sno Pro 600 race sled will be factory-equipped with Hayes’ newest evolution of the Avalanche hydraulic brake caliper and R1 radial handlebar master cylinder. This new Avalanche caliper has been specifically designed for maximum performance under high-speed racing conditions and to integrate seamlessly into Arctic Cat’s race chassis…features include:

  •     Two massive 41mm pistons for maximum decel from race speeds
  •     New piston design for equal pad loading and improve brake efficiency
  •     Larger ports for increased fluid flow
  •     New seal groove for improved piston retraction, pad drag and lever travel

In the cockpit, you’ll find Hayes new R1 radial handlebar master cylinder with an integrated park brake hold lever. Hayes’ technical team has worked closely with Arctic Cat engineers and racers to calibrate and tune the brake system on the new Sno Pro 600 for more power and a positive feel throughout the race.