Shimano's HG500 10-speed cassette is a Tiagra level cassette featuring Shimano''s Hyperglide tooth design for smooth even shifts even while shifting under load. The steel cogs on the HG500 have been nickel plated for corrosion resistance and to reduce friction. They have been drilled and cut to reduce excess weight where it''s not needed. For additional climbing help the HG500 comes in a wide geared option with a taller low gear. The wide geared cassettes come in the 2 following gear ranges:
To install the HG500 cassette you will need a lockring tool such as the Park FR-5, and if you have an existing cassette on the wheel you will also need a chainwhip like the Park SR-11 chain whip.
Tiagra level cassette
Nickle plated steel cogs
Tighten to 40nm
Shimano''s HG500 cassette blends the performance of a modern 10-speed drivetrain with an affordable steel cog construction.
Cassette Body Type
Shimano / SRAM - 8/9/10
Shimano / SRAM 10
Number of Speeds
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