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Cat windshield

Discussion in 'SideWinder Trail Talk' started by YamBam, Aug 6, 2017.

  1. YamBam

    YamBam Pro

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    Yamaha Nitro
    Yamaha does not have much choice for a taller windshields for the Sidewinder. No surprise there. A/C seems to have several choices. I'm looking for mid-height. Anyone put an A/C windshield on a Sidewinder? Which one? How about A/C side deflectors?
     
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  3. KnappAttack

    KnappAttack VIP Member VIP Member

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  4. snowbeast

    snowbeast TY 4 Stroke God

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  5. Beerman

    Beerman StevewithOCD's padawan Lifetime VIP Member VIP Member

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    Plymouth, MN
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    Sidewinder RTX-SE
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    arttyszka
    Hi Mike, how does that windshield do with deflecting wind for your hands? I'm on windshield #3 (Thundercat version) and using hand guards to keep my digits from freezing and would rather have a windshield that doesn't need hand guards.
     
  6. XP123

    XP123 TY 4 Stroke Junkie

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    Location:
    Chautauqua NY
    Country:
    USA
    Snowmobile:
    Sidewinder XTX LE 137
    I'm also using the Yamaha mid shield. IMG_1689 (800x600).jpg
     
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  7. KnappAttack

    KnappAttack VIP Member VIP Member

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    I love it actually! Excellent wind protection for face, body and hands. I was told it's shaped the way it is because Yamaha was not happy with the Cat shields and the way the Cat shields bend at speed and lack of protection.
     
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  8. Byam

    Byam Expert

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    Location:
    Quebec
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    The ac crosstrek is nice, whit mirror on it.
     
  9. snowbeast

    snowbeast TY 4 Stroke God

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    Ya,i almost got that one,as that was what I had on my 2013 procross lx grandpar sled lol the 129" and it was as good as my doo shields with built on mirrors,but may have slowed you down a couple mph at top speed,but when its cold out,who cares lol..
     
  10. YamBam

    YamBam Pro

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    I don't see a crosstrek in the 2017 a/c accessories catalog. I see a mid 11, mid 14, and LXR 13. Anyone using any of these windshields?
     
  11. SuperCharged

    SuperCharged Newbie

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    Good point on the AC with the built on mirrors. Will the Cat mirrors fit the SW mid height. Yamaha wants $150+ for mirrors where cat is asking $50-60.
     
  12. rebmo

    rebmo Pro

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    Location:
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    2015 Yamaha RTX-DX blk
    - Revalved Rear Skid Spring (Cannondale) Shock has much better rebound need to try in 2018
    - Mohawk SLP Skis w/6" Carbides new for 2018 Season All Black
    - Dual rate spring added to front skid shock (from 2013 Cat Turbo) helps a little.
    - OSP Belt adjuster - J&T 4-wheel kit
    - 90 Studboy studs (middle only)- RTK Add on Seat - Yamaha Sport Bumper
    - Yamaha handlebar Goggle bag - Skinz Knee Pads -

    2015 Arctic Cat XF 9000 Green (Turbo)
    - 137" Procross - J&T 4-wheel kit - Full studs
    - Mid Shield w/Mirrors - Skinz Knee Pats
    - Turbo Dynamics Eco Trail /Power Trail Tune
    - Ski-Doo Scratchers
    - Turbo Dynamics Stock Muffler Mod
    - Mountain Addiction 3.3 Gal Fuel Caddy & Rails.
    - Blow off Valve - Dalton 5GW weights
    Is this the smoked or clear (can't be certain from the picture)? Do you know if this is the same windshield that the DX has? Thanks!
     
  13. XP123

    XP123 TY 4 Stroke Junkie

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    Location:
    Chautauqua NY
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    I'm pretty sure it's the same shield that comes on the DX.
     
  14. GlennM

    GlennM Expert

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    Location:
    Quebec
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    Sidewinder ltx-le
    SR-Viper 2015
    Apex ltx 40th
    BRP Renegade mxz 800
    I put 3" round barend mirrors on mine, kimpex, 20$
     

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