Is a special cassette tool required to install or remove SRAM Eagle AXS™ cassettes? February 06, 2019 16:14 No. These cassettes require a standard HG-style cassette tool with a 7-8mm spline depth. Related articles Do SRAM XD cassettes require different installation tools than traditional cassettes? Is a special cassette tool required to install or remove SRAM RED and Force eTap AXS™ road cassettes? How do I size a chain for a 1x SRAM Eagle AXS™ drivetrain? What type of freehub body is required for Eagle AXS™ cassettes? Is there a cassette available with an 11-tooth start so I don’t have to change the driver on my rear wheel to XD™? Comments 0 comments Article is closed for comments.