SHIMANO Introduces DEORE 12-speed

Press Release: OSAKA, Japan (May 8, 2020) – New SHIMANO DEORE components deliver a new level of premium performance to the value category by bringing hallmark elite mountain bike technologies to a new price level. SHIMANO DEORE M6100 is a no-compromise component group, offering a full 510% gear range and all of Shimano’s top 12-speed technological innovations first introduced with XTR M9100. SHIMANO DEORE also builds on its legacy as a versatile, value-focused group by broadening its ranges with 10- and 11-speed options.

SHIMANO DEORE M6100 packs Shimano’s pinnacle 12-speed mountain bike technologies: wide range 10-51T cassette, HYPERGLIDE+ technology, I-SPEC EV, Direct- Mount chainrings, extended inner-link plate chain, and MICRO SPLINE FREEHUB design.

SHIMANO DEORE M6100: 12-Speed Trickle Down Technology

Delivering SHIMANO’s premium technology and shifting performance, the new SHIMANO DEORE M6100 drivetrain delivers more efficient shifting up and down the cassette with HYPERGLIDE+ technology. The MICRO SPLINE FREEHUB design delivers a durable construction that works seamlessly with the system’s new 10T small cog. Adding to SHIMANO DEORE’s performance package is Shimano’s DYNAMIC CHAIN ENGAGEMENT+ that provides stronger chain retention and smoother pedaling. All of this wrapped in a powerful package with stylish details, including color-shifting logos that change hues with light angles.

FC-M6100 12-Speed Cranksets

  • –  Direct Mount chain ring
  • –  2-piece crankset construction
  • –  Single front chainring only
  • –  Chainring options: 30, 32T
  • –  Crank arm length options: 170, 175mmCN-M6100 Chain
  • –  New HYPERGLIDE+ shift technology
  • –  Extended inner link plate
  • –  Quick link for easy connect and tool-free assemblyCS-M6100-12 Wide Range Cassette
  • –  New HYPERGLIDE+ shift technology
  • –  10-51T (510%) gear range
  • –  MICRO SPLINE interface
  • –  All steel cogs
  • –  Designed for single front chainring setup
  • –  10-12-14-16-18-21-24-28-33-39-45-51T
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RD-M6100-SGS Rear Derailleur for 1×12 Setup

– Fast and precise shifting
– 13T pulley
– For single front chainring setup
– 51T max cog size
– SHIMANO SHADOW RD+ technology

SL-M6100-IR and SL-M6100-R – Right Shift Levers

  • –  RAPIDFIRE PLUS shifting
  • –  2-WAY RELEASE with push and pull movements
  • –  Available in two models:o SL-M6100-IR–I-SPECEV

    o SL-M6100-R–BandClamp

BL-M6100 Brake Levers

    • –  One SHIMANO DEORE brake lever for both 2-piston and 4-piston brake calipers
    • –  Quick brake engagement with shorter free stroke
    • –  Optimized lever axle position and refined ergonomics
    • –  I-SPEC EV compatible

BR-M6100 – Efficient 2-piston brake caliper

  • –  Excellent brake control
  • –  Compatible with SHIMANO ICE TECHNOLOGIES brake pads
  • –  Inboard hose routing for a clean setup

BR-M6120 – Powerful, 4-piston brake caliper

  • –  Powerful brake design
  • –  4-piston hydraulic brake caliper
  • –  Inboard hose routing for a clean setup


Pricing and availability:

SHIMANO DEORE M6100 series components will be available immediately.
Jacob Murray in Squamish, British Columbia, Canada

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