Product Showcase – September 4, 2006
September 4, 2006
Filed under Features
The new lace-up Energy boot from Altimate features a three-color TPR sole, heat reflecting Mylar shell, Nubuck pvc upper with comfort cuff, snowproof membrane, Hi tech 8 inner component liner with web handle for easy entry, Thermolite insulation and a Neoprene gusset on liner. Comfort rated to -50 c. Available in sizes 4-13 at a suggested retail price of $99.95
Parts Unlimited, 608/758-1111
Castle Ladies Switch
The 2007 Ladies Switch Jacket features 420D high tenacity nylon shell. REISSA Waterproof/Breathable. 2.5oz Thermolite Active Insulate shell, 2.5oz Thermolite Active Removable Liner. YKK Waterproof main zip. Zippered chest, under-arm and back vents. Fleece lined collar and cuffs. Availabe in Black, Pink, Orchid, Light Blue and White. Sizes XSM-2XL, Suggested Retail Price $179.95
Castle Sales Co., Inc., www.castlesales.com
K&N Engineering, Inc.
K&N’s selection of Universal High-Flow Clamp-On Filters are ideal for any Extreme Snowmobiler, Snow-Crosser or Grass Drag Racer. Combine this with the use of a K&N Dry-Charger for increased air induction performance and protection.
K&N Engineering, Inc., 800/858-3333; www.knfilters.com
Woody’s Grip Kit
Woody’s Traction and Control Products’ new Grip Kit is pre-packaged and contains the exact amount of 5/16” studs, the accurate amount of aluminum Round Digger and/or Double Digger support plates, nuts, a track marker and a track drill. Kits are available in quantities of 96 and 144 for 15” x 121” and 13.5 x 128” tracks. For a 15” x 136” track you have a choice of 108 or 162 quantity studs. Retail prices range from $166.50 – $479.95 depending on quantities and sled model.
International Engineering & Mfg., Inc., www.woodystraction.com
PowerMadd Handguard Gauntlet
PowerMadd’s Handguard Gauntlet provides complete, yet safe, protection for your hands from the cold, rain, mud, and snow. The design utilizes the handguard for support which allows the gauntlet to remain in an open position. This gives the rider full view of their controls and makes it much easier to grab the bars. The Star Series Handguard Gauntlet is the newest addition to the Star Series Handguard System, which includes handguards, a universal mount kit, extensions to make the guard bigger, the Hand Wrap for side protection, and mirrors. Retail priced at $39.95.
PowerMadd, 952/400-0101; www.powermadd.com
HMK Cruiser 2 Women’s Boot
HMK will donate 5 percent of each Cruiser 2 Women’s boot sales to Pink Ribbon Riders to help spread awareness and prevention of breast cancer. Made with all-weather water-resistant TPU construction, a synthetic leather and textile shell, the Cruiser 2 features, 400 grams Thinsulate Insulation, removable Hydrophilic fuzzy pink fur lining and footbeds, easy-grab nylon webbing Heel Pull. Comfort rated to -40°C. Retails for $109.95; available in women’s sizes 5 – 11 in black and pink. Starts shipping on October 15.
HMK Snowmobiling, 541/386-3262; www.HMKsnowmobiling.com
Arctiva Women’s Tempest Jacket
With a suggested retail price of $200, the three in one Tempest jacket features a removable insulated inner jacket that can be worn as a jacket by itself. Outer shell portion is waterproof/breathable/windproof, made of mini rip-stop nylon with Dynax ballistic nylon overlays in critical wear areas. The jacket also has nine pockets, a snow skirt on the inside lower portion of the shell blocks snow and wind, underarm vents, an internal elastic draw cords in waist and bottom hem, waterproof seams, bib interface connector straps, hat pocket, adjustable collar, and reflective rear panel on upper back for night time visibility. Available in sizes XS to 2XL in colors black, white, light blue, red and pink.
Parts Unlimited, 608/758-1111
Caliber Grip Glides
Caliber, the designer and manufacturer of trailer accessories including Trax Mat, Multi Glides and Flex Glides, has a new innovation: Trailer Ramp Grip Glides. Caliber Grip Glides deliver a friction-free glide surface for open-frame ramps on flatbed trailers, solid-frame ramps on enclosed trailers, tilt trailers or even snowmobile skis. With Grip Glides Ramp Kits, sleds drive right up the ramp while the sled’s wear bars stay high and dry.
Caliber, Inc., 888/TRA-XMAT psb