• Merida Silex 400

    At launch it was hailed as the most comfortable and versatile Merida ever. The modern MTB inspired geometry; with long top and head tubes and a short stem offers nimble, confidence-inspiring handling. The press loved it: “exceptional ride quality” (Cycling Plus), “a highly versatile bike” (IMB), “the best bike of this genre” (Offroad CC). 

    The bike has 5 separate bottle mounting points to allow for many luggage carrying options. Luggage and accessory range available increasing versatility. 

    The frame is made from triple butted and hydroformed 6066 series aluminium tubing with smooth welding. Tapered head tube for steering precision, Internal cable routing, BB386, flat mount disc calliper interface with disc cooler technology. 1900g – M +/- 3% 

    The unique tyres were developed especially for us by Maxxis to have a smooth centre for road riding and knobbly shoulders for off-road grip.

    Max. tyre width 700 x 42c (road profile) or 650b x 42mm (road profile).

     

    SPECIFICATION

    FRAME

    • Lightweight 6066 triple butted and hydroformed aluminium frame with upright gravel geometry for stable but nimble handling

    FORK

    • Full carbon tapered fork with 12mm through axle

    HUBS

    • Full carbon tapered fork with 12mm through axle
    • MERIDA sealed bearing hubs with 12mm through axles, centerlock

    RIMS

    • Merida Comp Cross - 22mm profile, disc only

    SPOKES

    • Black stainless

    INNER TUBES

    • 700c Presta valve

    TYRES

    • Maxxis Gravel 35c semi slick tyre folding tyre with Maxxis silkworm technology and puncture protection

    SHIFTERS

    • Shimano RS505, 22 speed

    DERAILLEURS

    • Shimano 105

    CHAINSET

    • FSA Gossamer Pro 48-32 teeth

    CASSETTE

    • Shimano CS-5800, 11 speed, 11-32 teeth

    BOTTOM BRACKET

    • attached

    CHAIN

    • KMC X11-1

    PEDAL

    • Not included

    BRAKES

    • Shimano RS505 hydraulic disc brakes with 160mm rotors

    GRIP

    • Merida Road Expert with ergonomic inserts to increase comfort

    HANDLEBAR

    • Merida Expert double butted 6061 aluminium compact drop, oversize clamp

    STEM

    • Merida Expert, 3d forged, 6061 aluminium, Oversize clamp, -5 degree

    HEAD SET

    • Big Conoid M2334

    SADDLE

    • Merida Sport

    SEAT CLAMP

    • Merida Expert clamp - allen key adjustment

    SEAT POST

    • MERIDA Comp 30.9mm

    HARDWARE

    • Stainless

    GENDER

    • Men's

    TYPE

    • Road

    STYLE

    • Adventure

    FRAME MATERIAL

    • Aluminium

    RANGE

    • Silex

    WHEEL SIZE

    • 700c

    SEASON

    • 2019
      £1,500.00Price
      Size
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