Fast XC adventures. The Merida Big Nine 800 is a hardtail mountain bike with rapid rolling 29” wheels for cross country riding and racing.
The lightweight double butted and heat treated aluminium alloy frame features modern 29er XC geometry, with a longer top tube shorter stem and slacker head angle, that offers improved downhill stability while maintaining climbing prowess. The 29” wheels offer fast rolling performance over single track and rough terrain. The lightweight Fox 32 Float fork offers 100mm of plush suspension travel to soak up the big hits and stutter bumps on the trail and features adjustable compression and rebound damping.
The Shimano SLX 2×11 speed drivetrain offers slick shifting over a very wide range of gears so you can take on all the varied terrain on your route with maximum speed and efficiency. The Shimano SLX hydraulic disc brakes offer confident all-weather stopping power.
Ride cross country trails faster with more control on the Merida Big Nine 800.
- Lightweight Techno Formed aluminium alloy frame with modern XC geometry
- Fox 32 Float Performance fork offers 100mm of plush suspension travel
- Lightweight 29” wheels for rapid off-road rolling
- Shimano SLX 2×11 speed drivetrain for slick shifting
- Shimano SLX hydraulic disc brakes for confident all-weather stopping
- Sizes: 17”, 19”, 21”
- Colour: Black/Red
- The Merida Big Nine 800 is available with 0% APR finance
The Merida Big Nine 800 29″ 2017 Features are:
Frame: XC focussed lightweight 6066 triple butted aluminium with aero profiled tubes. BB92 bottom bracket, Boost axle standard and tapered head tube deliver stiffness and steering precision.
Fork: Fox Float 32 Performance SC air fork with tapered steerer, 100mm travel, 15mm bolt through boost axle standard and remote lockout
Headset: VP-2331 1-1/8″/1.5″ with neck 3.5mm H:10.1L
Bars: Merida Expert double butted 6061 aluminium, flat, 720mm wide
Stem: Merida Expert 3d forged 6061 aluminium 5 degrees
Shifters: Shimano SLX-i spec 11 speed
Front Mech: Shimano SLX double
Rear Mech: Shimano SLX Shadow 11 speed
Chainset: Shimano SLX 36-26 tooth
Bottom Bracket: Press fit
Cassette: Shimano M7000, 11 speed, 11-42
Chain: KMC X11, 11 speed
Front Brake: Shimano SLX hydraulic disc, 180mm rotor
Rear Brake: Shimano SLX hydraulic disc, 160mm rotor
Rims: Merida Expert CC, 22.5mm inner width, tubeless ready
Front Hub: Shimano Deore, 15mm bolt through, 110mm boost axle standard
Rear Hub: Shimano Deore, 12mm bolt through, 148mm boost axle standard
Tyres: Continental X-King 29er 2.2″ Kevlar bead Front – Continental X-King 29er 2.2″ Kevlar bead Rear
Seatpost: Merida Expert alloy 30.9mm in-line
Pedals: XC Pro Alloy