Shimano Saint M820 Disc Brakes

Shimano Saint M820 Disc Brakes
Shimano Saint M820 Disc Brakes
$186.54
$242.99 23% off
Price subject to change | Ships & sold by Backcountry
Free 2-Day Shipping on Orders Over $50*
Easy, world-class return policy*
Similar Products
Product Description
Saint M820 Disc Brakes by Shimano
The Saint M820 Disc Brakes may be the unsung heroes of the Shimano's pro-proven DH groupset, having enjoyed success on the world stage with Gwin since the prototype stage. In fact, Shimano's initial unveiling of the group was delayed slightly so the Japanese company could continue refining it according to the feedback from elite racers like Gwin, and the result is a shorter Servo Wave arm that modulates better than it's punchier predecessor, feeling more like XTR and allowing for more finesse while tempering speed to ensure you carry precisely as much momentum into techy corners and rock gardens as you want. The changes between model years include a reshaped brake lever, which is designed to meet the new Saint brakes' goal of single-finger operation, and a bit of texturing helps keep your powerful little digit firmly grounded. The brake caliper itself still rocks four ceramic pistons, which net the same full-halt stopping power as their predecessors that's nevertheless keen to modulate courtesy of the Servo Wave actuation. Servo Wave gives you more lever travel off the top, allowing the pads to sit farther away from the rotor and reducing rubbing. When you get deeper into the stroke, and the pads engage, Servo Wave acts like a cam, developing an incredible amount of power despite the lever's even stubbier profile, and is responsible for Saint's unrivaled lock-out capabilities. For some, the Saint brake's key difference with the less expensive Zee -- tool-free lever adjustment -- is an unnecessary luxury; however, for everyone from pros like Gwin to aggressive freeriders the world over, the ability to quickly dial stopping power is priceless. The brakes are finished with one-way bleeding for ease of servicing and ship with a reinforced brake hose that resists deforming to keep brake feel consistent throughout the run. The included brake levers are I-Spec B compatible.

Details
SKU: SHI00B6
Options, sizes, colors available on Backcountry
Manufactured by Shimano
Shimano Saint M820 Disc Brakes ships and sold by Backcountry
Price subject to change
*Shipping and Returns: Some exclusions apply, see cart on Backcountry for details
US-Parks.com has partnered with Backcountry to offer the best outdoor gear for your outdoors adventure
$189.99
Beneath every good baggy jersey is a suite of padding like the Evo Lite Long Sleeve Shirt. Six Six One imbues the Evo...
Price subject to change | Available through Backcountry.com
$140
Typically when we think of kitting up for enduro days, we don\'t think about merino wool. That\'s largely because it has...
Price subject to change | Available through Backcountry.com
$179
You could pair pink leggings with a coat and a swimmer\'s cap, and the Kaenon Polarized Strand Sunglasses will still...
Price subject to change | Available through Backcountry.com
$194.95 35% off
From the ski hill to downtown excursions, the Helly Hansen Sophie Jacket is the epitome of style and comfort. A...
Price subject to change | Available through Backcountry.com
Featured Park
Rising above a scene rich with extraordinary wildlife, pristine lakes, and alpine terrain, the Teton Range stands monument to the people who fought to protect it. These are mountains of the imagination. Mountains that led to the creation of Grand Teton National Park where you can explore over two hundred miles of trails, float the Snake River or enjoy the serenity of this remarkable place.
Featured Wildlife
The pika is a close relative of the rabbits and hares, with two upper incisors on each side of the jaw, one behind the other. Being rock-gray in color, pikas are seldom seen until their shrill, metallic call reveals their presence.