Merida Silex + 8000E

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

SIZE

  • (M) 50cm

FRAME

  • CF2 carbon frame with upright gravel geometry for stable but nimble handling. Tapered head tube and 12 mm bolt though axles provide stiffness and steering precision. Featuring internal cable routing and Press-Fit 86 bottom bracket

SHOCK

  • -

FORK

  • Silex CF2; Tapered steerer; carbon

HUBS

  • Fulrcum Rapid Red 500 wheelset; 100x12 mm axle; 142x12 mm axle; Centerlock; aluminium rear with Merida Expert SL axle including removable lever; 6/4mm allen key

RIMS

  • Fulrcum Rapid Red 500 wheelset; 23 mm inner width; 24 mm deep; aluminium

SPOKES

  • attached

INNER TUBES

  • Ultralite - 48mm Presta valve

TYRES

  • Kenda Flintridge PRO; 650Bx45C; Kevlar bead - folding; TR

SHIFTERS

  • Shimano GRX Dsc DI2

DERAILLEURS

  • Shimano GRX

CHAINSET

  • Shimano GRX810; 40 teeth

CASSETTE

  • Shimano SLX; 11-42 teeth; 11 speed

BOTTOM BRACKET

  • FSA 386-BB30 PF6000 [SMN FC]

CHAIN

  • KMC X11

PEDAL

  • Not included

BRAKES

  • Shimano GRX810 DI2; Hydraulic disc brakes with Shimano RT800; 160mm rotors

GRIP

  • Merida Road Expert

HANDLEBAR

  • Merida Expert GR; aluminium

STEM

  • Merida Expert CW; aluminium; 31.8 mm diameter; -8 degree rise

HEAD SET

  • Silex

SADDLE

  • Merida Expert CC; V-mount; including Merida minitool

SEAT CLAMP

  • Merida Silex

SEAT POST

  • Merida Team CC; carbon; 30.9 mm diameter; 0 mm layback; S-FLEX

HARDWARE

  • Stainless

WHEEL SIZE

  • 27.5"

SEASON

  • 2020

GEARS

  • 11

COLOUR

  • Dark Silver/Black

OTHER

  • Merida multitool in under saddle box. Disc cooler technology

 

Sizing available S,M,L,XL

 

Please email to confirm sizing and stock availability before ordering.

    £3,250.00Price
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