MAGURA hydraulic disc brake 'MT6'

the top brake with brake levers made of alloy.

This item is no longer being offered by the manufacturer

Product information & technical details

brand: MAGURA
Material: Aluminium, Carbon
Intended use: Recumbent, MTN-4X, MTN-AM, MTN-Dual/DJ, MTN-EN, MTN-FR, MTN-MA, MTN-Touring, MTN-XC, Trekking
brand: MAGURA
Disc brake rotor thickness: 2,0
Disc brake rotor mount: IS 2000
Disc brake rotor diameter: 140, 160, 180, 203
Disc brake mounting standard: PM 6"


  • Magura® presents with the MT6 an all-round disc brake, which is the top model MT8 to nothing and is functionally identical.
  • Two-piece handlebar clamp of the brake lever for easy assembly and universal use as front or rear brake, fixing with aluminium screws.
  • Mountable with optional clamps " Shiftmix" or " Remotemix" .
  • Integrated expansion tank
  • Adjustable handle width
  • Brake levers of aluminium
  • one-piece brake caliper also made of aluminium
  • EBT for quick and easy bleeding
  • Trigger unit made of Carbotecture ®, which is characterized by the following features:
    • extremely impact resistant and unbreakable
    • high flexural fatigue
    • highest performance weight (density/strength)
    • perfect, closed surface
    • both sides can be mounted
    • Notches in comparison to the MT4 to reduce the weight further
  • high performance factor (ratio of aggressiveness, temperature stability, ergonomics and weight)
  • complete installation of the disc brake and setting of all adjustment possibilities is possible by one tool (Torx 25)
  • optimal heat dissipation due to large surface (anti-heat) on the brake caliper
  • Changing the brake pads without wheel removal possible
  • low noise (anti squeal)
  • ergonomic brake levers for large and small hands
  • Pistons work reliably even at sub-zero temperatures and along muddy paths (anti-drag)

Further details

Technical data
Brake system Hydraulic disc brake, open system with reservoir
Pad adjustment automatically
Materials lever unit: Carbontecture® with aluminum lever
Caliper: aluminum, CNC-machined
Brake line 1000mm long brake hose made of polyamide on the front wheel (can be shortened)
1700mm long brake hose made of polyamide on the rear wheel (can be shortened)
Brake Oil Magura Royal Blood mineral oil
Manufacturer Warranty 5 years on tightness after online registration on
Deceleration 6,1m/s² (at 100N manual force and 160mm disc rotor diameter, according to DIN 79100)
Reach Adjustment yes
Pressure point control no
maximum-permissible total weight (rider and bike) 90kg at 160/140mm disc size
100kg at 160/160mm disc size
120kg at 180/160mm disc size
140kg at 180/180mm disc size
150kg at 203/180mm disc size
160kg at 203/203mm disc size


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