Great Buy: Shimano XTR Trail BR-M988 Disc Brake

Our latest highlighted item is Shimano XTR Trail BR-M988 Disc Brake, a great example of one of our Brakes from Shimano. Check out the $159.01 savings! We give it 2.5 out of 5 stars.


Shimano XTR Trail BR-M988 Disc Brake

XTR Trail Riding comfortably at speed requires an unconscious, intuitive confidence in your machine. It requires knowing that whatever conditions you come across your brakes will be ready and able to deliver reliable control in any situation.
Say hello to XTR Trail brakes, and say goodbye to compromise. The integration of Servo-Wave brake-boosting technology into an XTR-level brake generates gobs of lightweight stopping power (125 percent of the previous XTR benchmark, to be exact) that can be precisely rolled on and off with single-finger effort?leaving a better grip on the bar.
With industry-first full ceramic caliper pistons, radiator-fin-backed brake pads to shed performance-sapping heat, and innovative Ice
Tech aluminum-core rotors(sold separately)to even further keep heat buildup at bay, these all-new brakes maintain cool, quiet performance under fire.
As the most powerful and most controllable XTR-level brake of all time, XTR Trail absolutely assassinates wide-open descents with uncanny consistency, delivering more confidence than ever before.
Levers:
The new XTR Trail lever delivers big power. As the first XTR lever equipped with Servo-Wave, riders can precisely control 25 percent more power with highly-adjustable and responsive one-finger braking.
* 125% Power rating
* Short-stroke Servo-Wave mechanism for quick engagement
* Tool-free reach-adjust
* Free stroke adjustment
* Shorter, wider 14-millimeter brake lever with more efficient pivot location
* Hinge-clamp mounting bracket
* High-power hose for uncompromising performance
* Combine with i-spec bracket to reduce handlebar clutter
* Metal pad compound with Radiator backing plate (standard)
Calipers:
Whether coupled with the XTR Race or the XTR Trail lever, the new forged one-piece M985 caliper delivers a balance of light weight and power that resists performance-sapping heat better than ever before thanks to an industry-first full-ceramic piston and optional Ice Technology radiator brake…
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