MERIDA SILEX 400

MERIDA SILEX 400

  • £1,400.00


PRE-ORDER NOW - AVAILABLE FROM 08/10/20 (M,L,XL), 20/08/21 (S)

At launch it was hailed as our most comfortable and versatile bike ever. With modern MTB inspired geometry - 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. The star buy, matching our aluminium frame with the highly acclaimed gravel specific Shimano GRX400 groupset in 2 x 10 guise with hydraulic disc brakes

SPECIFICATION

FRAME
  • Lightweight 6066 triple butted tubing, hydroformed and smooth welded with internal cable routing. MTB inspired gravel geometry, high front end and tapered headtube for stable but nimble handling
FORK
  • Silex CF2; Tapered; carbon
WHEEL SIZE
  • 700c
RIMS
  • Merida Comp SL; 17mm inner rim width; 22mm profile; Material: aluminium
SPOKES
  • Black stainless
FRONT HUB
  • VP CLK170F; 100x12mm; 32 spokes; centerlock
REAR HUB
  • VP CLK270R; 142x12mm; 32 spokes; centerlock; including removable lever with 4/6mm Allen key
FRONT TYRE
  • Maxxis Rambler; 700 x 38C; Kevlar bead; folding; TR; EXO
REAR TYRE
  • Maxxis Rambler; 700 x 38C; Kevlar bead; folding; TR; EXO
GEARS
  • 20
SHIFTERS
  • Shimano GRX400
FRONT DERAILLEUR
  • Shimano GRX400
REAR DERAILLEUR
  • Shimano GRX400
CHAINSET
  • Shimano GRX600; 46-30 teeth chainwheel with 170mm - XS/S, 172,5mm - M, 175mm - L/XL length crank
CASSETTE
  • Shimano CS-HG50; 11-36 teeth; 10 speed
BOTTOM BRACKET
  • Shimano Pressfit BB71
CHAIN
  • KMC X10
PEDAL
  • Not included
BRAKE LEVER
  • Shimano GRX400
FRONT BRAKE
  • Shimano GRX400; Hydraulic disc with Shimano RT10; 160mm rotor
REAR BRAKE
  • Shimano GRX400; Hydraulic disc with Shimano RT10; 160mm rotor
GRIP
  • Merida Road Expert
HANDLEBAR
  • Merida Expert GR; aluminium
STEM
  • Merida Expert CW; aluminium; 31.8mm diameter; -8 degree rise - Length : 80 mm all sizes
HEAD SET
  • Merida M2331 Neck
SADDLE
  • Merida Comp CC; V-mount
SEAT POST
  • Merida Comp CC; aluminium; 30.9mm diameter; in-line
SEASON
  • 2021
COLOUR
  • Blue

GEOMETRY