Merit Plus full custom gravel bike

Every advanced biker has his favorite components and don't want to change them. We can recommend you parts tested by us and build you all bike using them, but we don't want to be much clever to decide instead of you. We build full bikes just after consultation. Here you can see a few custom bikes.

MERIT PLUS SRAM Rival1 + Crank Brothers Cobalt 3

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Merit PLUS sHIMANO 105

Bike with proved Shimano 105 components offer a lot of gears and precise shifting. This setup offer "compact" 22 gears shifting so it is universal solution for many riders. Hydraulic cable pull brakes Juin Tech save money, but ensure high maneuverability and good braking. High quality wheels are necessary for best road/offroad ride so bike is equipped with DT Swiss R24 Spline or Fulcrum Red Power wheel set.

Bike gear ratios from 4,55 to 1,06.

Wheelset 28"

Wheelset    DT Swiss R24 SPLINE DB 1775g
Tires    HUTCHINSON Overide 700x38mm

OR

Wheelset 27,5"

Wheelset    Fulcrum Red Power 1835g
Tires    PANARACER Comet Hardpack 650bx50mm

Frame MERIT Plus Carbon
Headset MERIT Drop In 1 1/8 / 1 1/2
Front Brake JUIN Tech F1
Rear Brake JUIN Tech F1
Rotor JUIN Tech Rotor 2x
Crankset SHIMANO 105 / FC-5800 50x34z
Shifting SHIMANO 105 / ST-5800
Front Derailleur SHIMANO 105 / FD-5700
Rear Derailleur SHIMANO 105 / RD-5800 GS
Chain TIAGRA / CN-4601
Casette SHIMANO ULTEGRA CS-6800 11-32 z.
BB Set SHIMANO BB-RS500 PressFit
Handlebar ITM ALUTECH 7075 31,8/440 mm Al černá
Grip PRO Sport Control TEAM
Stem PRO LT +/-6°
Saddle SELLE ITALIA XR Gel Flow
Seatpost MERIT Plus

MERIT PLUS SRAM RIVAL1

Own tested 1x11 shifting setup Rival1 allow sufficient gear ratio and reliable, maintenance-free gear shifting. Is it possible to use crankset with 50 or 40 tooth chain ring. Hydraulic cable pull brakes Juin Tech save money, but ensure high maneuverability and good braking. This bike is equipped with 1655g DT Swiss R23 wheelset which guarantee perfect rolling in all conditions.

Bike gear ratios from 4,55 to 1,19 (50t chainring + 11-42t cassette)
Bike gear ratios from 3,82 to 1,00 (40t chainring + 11-42t cassette)

Wheelset 28"

Wheelset    DT Swiss R23 SPLINE DB 1655g
Tires    HUTCHINSON Overide 700x38mm 

OR

Wheelset 27,5"

Wheelset    Fulcrum Red Passion 3 1450g
Tires    PANARACER Comet Hardpack 650bx50mm

Frame MERIT Plus Carbon
Headset MERIT Drop In 1 1/8 / 1 1/2
Front Brake JUIN Tech F1
Rear Brake JUIN Tech F1
Rotor JUIN Tech Rotor 2x
Crankset SRAM Rival1 GXP 50T(40T) X-SYNC
Shifting SRAM Rival22/Rival1 Zero Loss 11
Front Derailleur -
Rear Derailleur SRAM Rival1 Type 2.1 long 11
Chain SRAM PC X1 SolidPin 118 11
Casette SRAM PG-1130 11-42 11
BB Set Truvativ GXP Team PressFit Road BB86
Handlebar ITM ALUTECH 7075 31,8/440 mm Al černá
Grip PRO Sport Control TEAM
Stem PRO LT +/-6°
Saddle SELLE ITALIA XR Gel Flow
Seatpost MERIT Plus

MERIT PLUS SRAM RIVAL1/FORCE1 HYDRAULIC

Own tested 1x11 shifting setup Rival1 allow sufficient gear ratio and reliable, maintenance-free gear shifting. Is it possible to use crankset with 50 or 42 tooth chain ring. Hydraulic disk brakes are best solution for our bike and ensure best maneuverability and best braking. This bike is equipped with 1655g DT Swiss R23 wheelset or light weight Fulcrum Red Passion 3. Both guarantee perfect rolling in many conditions.

Bike gear ratios from 5,00 to 1,19 (50t chainring + 10-42t cassette)
Bike gear ratios from 4,20 to 1,00 (42t chainring + 10-42t cassette)

Wheelset 28"

Wheelset    DT Swiss R23 SPLINE DB 1655g
Tires    HUTCHINSON Overide 700x38mm 

OR  

Wheelset 27,5"

Wheelset    Fulcrum Red Passion 3 1450g
Tires    PANARACER Comet Hardpack 650bx50mm 

Frame MERIT Plus Carbon
Headset MERIT Drop In 1 1/8 / 1 1/2
Front Brake SRAM Rival1 left 950mm hose
Rear Brake SRAM Rival1 11 right 1800mm hose
Rotor SRAM CenterLine 160mm
Crankset SRAM Force1 GXP 50z(42z) X-SYNC
Shifting SRAM Rival22/Rival1 Hydraulic
Front Derailleur -
Rear Derailleur SRAM Rival1 Type 2.1 long 11
Chain SRAM PC X1 SolidPin 118 11
Casette SRAM XG-1150 10-42 11 XD
BB Set Truvativ GXP Team PressFit Road BB86
Handlebar ITM ALUTECH 7075 31,8/440 mm Al
Grip PRO Sport Control TEAM
Stem PRO LT +/-6°
Saddle SELLE ITALIA FLITE Flow
Seatpost MERIT Plus