About Shimano CS-HG50-8 HG Road Cassette 8-Speed (ICSHG508225)
HG Cassette Sprocket (8-speed)
- Current gear combinations: 11-28T, 11-30T, 11-32T, 12-25T, 13-26T
- New gear combination: 11-34T
- Multi-surface ridable gear ratio.
The distinctively designed HYPERGLIDE sprockets incorporate specially positioned shift ramps and tooth profiles for improved chain control during shifting. Fast and responsive indexed shifting is the result.
The HG cassette sprocket, which was developed for the MTB 10-speed system, underwent comprehensive optimization to achieve super-highly efficient shifting.
MODEL NO : CS-HG50-8
SERIES : SHIMANO CLARIS R2000 Series
Combination name(Group name) : 11-28T (bf) 11-30T (an) 11-32T (aw) 11-34T (Ca) 12-23T (U) 12-25T (W) 13-26T (V)
Compatible chain : CN-HG71
Speeds : 8-speed
Type : HG
Shimano Iron Works, the predecessor of Shimano Inc., was established in 1921 by Shozaburo Shimano in Sakai city, Osaka Japan. The first production was the bicycle single freewheel, required the greatest technical skill to produce. In 1951, the company’s name changed to Shimano Industrial Co.LTD.