You asked: How do you remove a bike cassette without a chain whip?

Do you need a chain whip to remove a cassette?

Tools for Changing a Bike Cassette

In order to remove and replace your cassette, you need to unscrew this lockring. You’ll need three tools to do this: a chain whip, a cassette lockring remover and a large adjustable crescent wrench.

Is a chain whip necessary?

Registered. You don’t need a chainwhip to install a cassette, but you will to remove one.

What do you need a chain whip for?

A chain whip , in the bike context, is a tool that you never knew you needed, until suddenly you did. You use it prevent the bike cassette turning (those pesky free-wheeling bike hubs…) whilst you untighten the lockring.

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