A range of beneficial features including high durability and reliability make this 9 speed KMC chain one of the strongest chains available.
1/2" X 11/128"
Pin length 6.6 mm
Extra stretch-proof mushroomed pin enhanced durability
Compatible with any 9-speed derailleur system
Includes missing link
Tensile strength safety is assured with a minimum 1020kgf above ISO standards
Bulls-Eye pin: This unique KMC riveting provides unsurpassed side plate retention.
X-SP treatment: This treatment of pins and plates reduces wear susceptibility caused by the ingress of sand or other debris into the chain bearings, hugely enhancing durability.
Pins and plates, made out of special high quality alloy are less prone to stretching - so chain life is prolonged.
X-Bridge: This is on the outer plate, configured with precisely articulated angles for quicker and smoother gear shifting and quieter riding.
Lightweight shorter length pins combine with high-grade materials to reduce weight.
For many years KMC has enhanced the technology behind bicycle chains through research, development, continuous innovation and valuable feedback from the world’s top professional racers. KMC’s pursuit of perfection has led to repeatedly being honoured with the industry’s top design awards. KMC currently produces in excess of 100 million chains every year.
KMC only makes chains. All our R&D efforts focus on chains - this is how we always manage to create the best possible products for your drivetrain.
Service, top quality and reliability are always our top priority; consequently famous bicycle brands all over the world are now using KMC chains as original equipment on their bikes.
Compatibility & Durability
KMC’s derailleur chains are compatible with any system. In fact KMC does not distinguish between MTB and road chains. Product designations clearly indicate their usage, for example theX10-series fits any 10-speed system.
Compared to other renowned chain brands, KMC X-series chains live longer - as proven in many road tests. To back up this claim KMC is the only chain manufacturer offering a unique satisfaction warranty.
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