Shimano 6/7/8 Speed Chain


Shimano 6/7/8 Speed Chain

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Shimano 6/7/8 Speed Chain Silver

Introducing the Shimano 6/7/8 Speed Chain – Hyperglide (HG) Series 6, 7, or 8-Speed Compatible Chain – the perfect choice for Altus and older Alivio/STX drivetrains. Designed for smooth and precise shifting performance, this chain is engineered with HG technology to enhance your riding experience.

The HG series chain features chamfered inner plates, ensuring seamless shifting on HG sprockets. With quick and easy installation, thanks to the included connecting link, you’ll spend less time fussing with your drivetrain and more time enjoying your ride.

Durability is a key feature of this chain, thanks to the heat treatment applied to the rollers, pins, and plates. The mushrooming of the pins further enhances the side-plate retention, surpassing the BS/ISO standard for breaking force. Ride with confidence, knowing that your chain is built to withstand demanding conditions and deliver reliable performance mile after mile.

With a 7.3mm chain width optimized for 7- and 8-speed HG drivetrains, this chain provides optimal compatibility and efficiency. Whether you’re a casual rider or a seasoned cyclist, the Hyperglide Series chain ensures smooth gear transitions and efficient power transfer.

The chain is supplied with 116 links, offering ample length for most setups. With a weight of just 335 grams, this chain strikes the perfect balance between strength, durability, and lightweight performance.

Upgrade your drivetrain with the Hyperglide Series 6, 7, or 8-Speed Compatible Chain, and experience the difference in your ride. Enjoy precise shifting, durability, and effortless installation – all in one package.

Choose the Hyperglide Series chain and elevate your cycling experience to new heights.


  • Hyperglide (HG) series 6, 7, or 8-speed compatible chain, recommended for Altus and older Alivio / STX drivetrains
  • 7.3 mm chain width, optimised for 7- and 8-speed HG drivetrains
  • 116 Links.
  • Weight: 335 grams
  • Colour: Grey
  • HG technology has chamfered inner plates to optimise shifting performance on HG sprockets
  • Durability is assured through the heat treatment of rollers, pins, and plates
  • 6/7/8 speed
  • Comes with quick and easy-to-use connecting link
  • Mushrooming of the pins gives unsurpassed side-plate retention, enabling the chain to far exceed the BS/ISO standard for breaking force
  • Discipline: MTB or Road


If you are unsure of the correct way to fit and maintain any parts on your bicycle please book it into our workshop where a qualified bicycle mechanic will do it for you. We cannot accept responsibility for any failures due to incorrect fitting or maintenance.

Please note: It is always recommended to consult your bike manufacturer’s specifications and compatibility guidelines before selecting a chain for your drivetrain.

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