Shimano revised the discount Carefree brake for the new 2017er switching group. From cross country to Trail, the SLX disc brake convinces with reliability, low weight and high braking force.
Thanks Servo Wave technology excels the brake with quick response and a good amount of pressure point. Venting is very easy by means of one-way bleeding, but is usually only when shortening the brake line needed.
The ergonomically shaped lever can be optimally operate and adjust tools in the reach, with one or two fingers. On the brake levers Shimano shift lever can be fixed with I-Spec II bracket in order to save the additional clamp for the lever.
For increased stability Ice-tech sintered metal pads with cooling fins are installed. Additionally, the use of the optional Ice-Tech rotors is recommended.
Attention! Shimano I-Spec II was updated in 2015 and is not compatible with the predecessors!Deore, SLX, XT, XTR up to and including model year 2014 I-Spec I. (Variant A or B)
Brake lever and shift lever can be combined only with the same version number
Material: brake lever and caliper of aluminum, ceramic piston
Brake Lever: BL-M7000, with toolless Reach width adjustment
Caliper: BR-M7000, 2 pistons
I-Spec: 2015 (I-Spec II)
Position lever: right | rear wheel
Standard caliper: Postmount
Coverings: J04C, metal with cooling fins
Brake: Shimano hydraulic oil
Length brake pipe: 1700 mm
Weight: 419g (manufacturer)
Delivery: filled brake system consisting of lever, cable and brake caliper without disc.