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Encyclopedia > List of bicycle parts

Bicycle parts include: This racing bicycle is built using lightweight, shaped aluminum tubing and carbon fiber stays and forks. ...

An axle is a central shaft for a rotating wheel or gear. ... Nickel-chrome plated steel balls A ball bearing is a common type of rolling-element bearing, a kind of bearing. ... In cycling, bar ends are extensions at the end of straight handlebars, usually fitted onto mountain bikes. ... A bottle cage is a bicycle accessory used to affix a water bottle to the bike. ... A square-taper bottom bracket. ... Bicycle brake systems are used to stop a bicycle. ... Invented by Frank Bowden, a bowden cable is a type of flexible cable used to transmit mechanical force or energy by the movement of an inner cable (most commonly of steel) relative to a hollow outer cable, generally a spiral steel wire with a plastic outer sheath. ... A later development of a cogset. ... A bicycle chain is a chain that transfers power from the pedals to the drive-wheel of a bicycle thus propelling it. ... A bicycle frame is the main component of a bicycle, onto which wheels and other components are fitted. ... A cone is a basic geometrical shape: see cone (geometry). ... A press-fit crankarm with pedal The crankset is the component of a bicycle drivetrain that converts the reciprocating motion of the riders legs into rotational motion used to drive the chain, which in turn drives the rear wheel. ... An electronical speedometer mounted atop bicycle handle bars. ... Derailleur hangers, or mech hangers as they are otherwise known form the link between the bicycle frame and the rear derailleur. ... Mountain bicycle with Derailleur gears 9x multiple sprockets of a Derailleur gear Derailleur gears are a gear system commonly used on bicycles, consisting of a chain, multiple sprockets and a mechanism to move the chain from one sprocket to another. ... A bicycle frame is the main component of a bicycle, onto which wheels and other components are fitted. ... A bicycle dropout is a slots in a frame or fork where the axle of the wheel is attached. ... A dustcap is a small piece of equipment used on a bicycle or car wheel to prevent dust or other small particles entering the valve and damaging it. ... Dynamo can refer to more than one item. ... An eyelet is a small hole in material, the edge of which is protected by a ring of metal (eyelet), through which a piece of string, a shoelace, etc. ... Early-1960s-style Fender Precision Bass The Fender Musical Instruments Corporation, initially named the Fender Electric Instrument Manufacturing Company, was started by Leo Fender in the 1940s, and is one of the most widely recognised manufacturers of electric guitars, bass guitars and amplifiers. ... A ferrule (possibly the Latin diminutive of ferrum iron) is a name for types of metal objects. ... bicycle fork A bicycle fork is the portion of a bicycle that holds the front wheel and allows one to steer. ... A bicycle frame is the main component of a bicycle, onto which wheels and other components are fitted. ... Freewheel mechanism In mechanical or automotive engineering a freewheel is a device in a transmission that disengages the driveshaft from the driven shaft in the case that the driven shaft would rotate at a higher rpm than the driveshaft. ... Handlebars usually refer to the steering mechanism for bicycles and motorcycles; the equivalent of a steering wheel, though used in conjunction with the riders balance or centre of gravity to steer. ... A bicycle frame is the main component of a bicycle, onto which wheels and other components are fitted. ... The headset is the component on a bicycle which provides a rotatable interface between the bicycle fork and the bicycle frame itself. ... Hub may refer to the following: Look up Hub in Wiktionary, the free dictionary The center of a wheel. ... Firestone tire A tire (US spelling) or tyre (UK spelling) is a roughly toroidal piece of (usually) rubber placed on a wheel to cushion it. ... One of two small cogs housed in the lower cage of the rear derailleur (or rear mech) of a bicycle. ... the kick stand allows the bicycle to be held up right without the aid of a person. ... Wikipedia does not have an article with this exact name. ... Nipple is, generally, the name given to the mammalian nipple, or to things resembling it, such as the tip of an artificial teat or the tip of a grease-secreting mechanism in machinery. ... For the locomotive, see Pannier tank locomotive A pannier is a basket, bag, or similar container, possibly large, and carried either in pairs slung over the back of a beast of burden, or attached to a bicycle or motorcycle. ... A bicycle pedal provides the connection between the cyclists foot or shoe and the crankarm allowing the leg to be used to turn the crank. ... A quick release skewer is a cam operated lever system used with a hollow axle for securing the wheels on a bicycle. ... A bicycle rack is a device to which a bicycle can be securely attached to prevent theft. ... A reflector can mean one of several things: a reflecting telescope a device or a part of an antenna that reflects radio waves a device that causes reflection, for example, a mirror or a retroreflector a 1981 album by Pablo Cruise In LAPACK the term reflector with the types block... Coins The rim of a coin is the sharp circular (or other shaped) edge which surrounds the coin design. ... See: A saddle is a seat for a rider fastened to a horses back. ... A bicycle frame is the main component of a bicycle, onto which wheels and other components are fitted. ... A bicycle seatpost is an adjustable tube that extends upwards from the bicycle frame to the seat. ... A bicycle frame is the main component of a bicycle, onto which wheels and other components are fitted. ... The shifters are the components on a bicycle that you use to tell the bicycle to change gears. ... Ergo Shifting, also referred to as Ergopower or Ergolevers, is the dual-control shifting component design by Campagnolo for operation of the derailleurs on racing bicycles. ... Shimano Total Integration or STI is a system designed by Shimano for racing bicycles which combine the braking and gear shifting mechanisms in the same component. ... A shock absorber in United States parlance (sometimes damper in British use) is a mechanical device designed to smooth out or damp a sudden shock impulse and dissipate kinetic energy. ... A spindle (sometimes called a drop spindle) is a wooden spike weighted at one end with a wheel and an optional hook at the other end. ... A spoke is one of some number of rods radiating from the center of a wheel (the hub where the axle connects), connecting the hub with the round traction surface. ... In common parlance, a stem is any elongated, usually narrow, extension or supporting structure of an object. ... Firestone tire A tire (U.S. spelling) or tyre (UK spelling) is a roughly toroidal piece of material placed on the circumference of a wheel, either for the purpose of cushioning or to protect the wheel from wear and tear. ... A bicycle pedal provides the connection between the cyclists foot or shoe and the crankarm allowing the leg to be used to turn the crank. ... A bicycle frame is the main component of a bicycle, onto which wheels and other components are fitted. ... Three types of bicycle tire valve stems are in common use, Dunlop (also known as Woods), Schrader and Presta. ... A valve is a mechanical device that regulates the flow of fluids (either gases, fluidised solids, slurries or liquids) by opening, closing, or partially obstructing various passageways. ... A bicycle wheel is a wheel designed for a bicycle. ...

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Bicycle & Bicycle Parts (178 words)
The bicycle industry is mostly in small scale sector since most of the components parts except free wheels and single piece hubs are reserves for this sector.
Bicycles and carriages which fall under the codes 8713 attract a total import duty of 35.2 per cent.
However, total import duty on bicycle parts, which comes under the HS code 8712 and 871491 to 871494, is higher at 40.61 per cent.
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