Shimano Original Parts Shimano original parts maintain the precision and function of components for optimum performance, maximum safety and long durability.
Quality The quality of Shimano original parts is impressive. Every part is extensively tested and inspected. Shimano's internal requirements are often higher than those of industry standards and norms. They means safety and reliability.
Performance Products are arranged in a hierarchy of groups from the top down. This clearly defines the respective Shimano performance level.
Compatibility Only Shimano original parts fit perfectly with Shimano components. The optimum accuracy of fit facilitates replacement and meets the highest demands in all respects.
HG-Hyperglide: In combination with Shimano Hyperglide chains, the HG cassette sprockets guaranteed fast, precise index shifting. The special computer-designed sprockets feature particular tooth profiles and specifically positioned climbing aids that optimise the chain guide during shifting. This results in fast, smooth and noiseless gear changes.
aluminium lock ring
Group compatibility: XT (XTR, XT, Deore)
new HG-X chain
more efficient, quieter, maintenance with new surface treatment
mounting direction linked chain - ensures a further evolution of gear-changing performance