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Gain Ratio | Gauge | Gear | Gear Inches | Gear Case | Generator | Ghost Shifting | Goose Neck | Granny Gear | Grease | Greaseguard | GripShift | Group | Groupset | Grouppo | Gum | Gusset | Gyro

Half-radial Spoking | Half-step Gearing | Handlebar | Handlebar Grip | Handlebar Stem | Handlebar Tape | Hanger | Hardened | Hardtail | Headset | Head Tube | High (Gear) | High Flange Hubs | High-normal | High Riser | High tensile, high tension, Hi-Ten | Hollowtech | Hollowtech II | Hood | Hook Edge Rims | Hooks | Housing | Housing stop | Hub | Hub Brake | Hybrid | Hydraulic | Hydroplaning | Hyperglide (HG)

 

Gain Ratio - A way of numbering the actual gear values for bicycle gears. Similar to "gear inches."

Gauge -

Gear -

Gear Inches - A way of numbering the actual gear values for bicycle gears. Takes your gear ratio and wheel size into account.

Gear Case -

Generator -

Ghost Shifting - When a bike spontaneously shifts gears.

Goose Neck - Another name for the stem of a bicycle.

Granny Gear - Refers to riding in the small chainring on a bike with a triple chainring setup (usually on a mountain bike.)

Grease -

Greaseguard -

GripShift -

Group -

Groupset -

Grouppo -

Gum -

Gusset -

Gyro -

 

Half-radial Spoking -

Half-step Gearing -

Handlebar -

Handlebar Grip -

Handlebar Stem -

Handlebar Tape -

Hanger -

Hardened -

Hardtail -

Headset -

Head Tube -

High (Gear) -

High Flange Hubs -

High-normal -

High Riser -

High tensile, high tension, Hi-Ten -

Hollowtech -

Hollowtech II -

Hood -

Hook Edge Rims -

Hooks -

Housing -

Housing stop -

Hub -

Hub Brake -

Hybrid -

Hydraulic -

Hydroplaning -

Hyperglide (HG) -

 

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