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Old 01-12-2017, 12:14 AM   #111 (permalink)
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Originally Posted by fredsleds View Post

How'd you like the 137 track for on trail riding as opposed to a 121?

How'd the steering effort compare to an Apex w/ EPS?


I love it. It does everything better; ride, hook up, stability and flotation. No steering effort at all. I have zero complaints with this sled. Cat built a great chassis powered by the best engine manufacturer in the business
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Old 01-26-2017, 10:19 AM   #112 (permalink)
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Originally Posted by bar549 View Post
Its still a Yamacat! It will be fast on the lake, but that is about it. Run that thing hard all day on the trails and at the end of the day, you will be whipped! The weight of 750lbs wet is a heavy pig.
Where did you come up with this weight? I guy weighed his sled while taking a video of it and it came in at 615 all fluids in and 2 gallons of gas in the tank. Gas weighs about 5lb/gal so all topped off it wouldn't be any more than 655lbs with a full tank. That is 95lbs less than what you state....
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