NINETY-SIX RC 10K

 

Our range-topping bike leaves no stone unturned in the pursuit of performance. Our top-end carbon frame is paired to the best kit to deliver a race weapon so sharp it'll slice competition like sushi.
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The range-topping NINETY-SIX RC 10K leaves no stone unturned in the pursuit of performance and nowhere for the competition to hide. Our super lightweight CF5 carbon fibre frame is paired to the very best components to deliver a cross-country race weapon that's so sharp it'll slice the competition like sushi. SRAM's ground breaking wireless Eagle AXS 12-speed drivetrain is matched to Fox Factory level suspension serving up 100 mm of taut yet supple Kashima-coated travel, while carbon fibre Reynolds wheels and fast-rolling Maxxis tyres mean the top step of the podium is just the starting point.

The NINETY-SIX is the new and exciting reincarnation of our former World Cup proven XC and marathon machine. It inherits the forward-surging race genes of the old NINETY-SIX and combines it with a new readiness and ability to tackle today’s demanding XC and marathon courses. The carbon fibre frame platform and P-FLEX suspension is the perfect basis for a fun-packed, fast and trail loving short travel full suspension machine that helps define what a modern cross country race bike should be. It's able to take on the rougher than ever world-class race tracks as well as the trail riders who want hyper-speed climbing with the ability to descent like never before. For those that want a cross-country bike for race duties rather than high-speed trail fun, the RC models deliver a short travel punch with a 100 mm fork in the front, super fast rolling tyres and a lighter front brake.

  • Super lightweight CF5 carbon frame with 100 mm travel and P-FLEX technology
  • Wireless high-end SRAM Eagle drivetrain
  • Modern aggressive geometry with dropper seatpost
  • 100 mm Fox 34 SC fork with low friction Kashima coating with remote lockout
  • Reynolds carbon wheels and fast Maxxis tyres
  • Dual remote lockouts for maximum efficiency

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  • 100mm suspension travel
  • material: carbon
  • 29 wheelsize
  • 148x12mm axle standard
  • BSA bottom bracket standard
Rahmengrössen M, L, XL
Farbe DARK SILVER (BLACK/FLASH BCP)
  • Air
  • 100mm suspension travel
  • Tapered
  • Remote lockout
  • 44mm fork offset
  • 29x2.4" max. wheelsize
Kurbel 170 mm-S, 175 mm-M up
  • 10-52 teeth
  • 12 speed
  • 2 piston
  • flat mount
  • material: carbon
  • 760mm width
  • flat
Steuersatz MERIDA-8151 1-1/8"-1.5" cartridge bearing set
  • material: aluminium
  • 31.8mm diameter
  • -8° stem angle
  • S-60 mm, M/L/XL-70 mm
Spacer Plastic 10mm*1, 5mm*2
Griffe Rock Shox TwistLoc grip
Schalthebel Vorne Shimano SL -MT800-IL
Schalthebel Hinten Sram AXS Rocker Paddle
  • 34 teeth
  • Powermeter
  • 170 mm-S, 175 mm-M up
  • 29x2.35"
  • fold
  • TR EXO 120 TPI
  • 29x2.25"
  • fold
  • TR EXO 120 TPI
  • including removeable lever, 6/4mm allen key
Kette Sram XX1 Eagle
Umwerfer Hinten Sram XX1 Eagle AXS
  • 30.9mm diameter
  • 0mm setback
  • S/M/L/XL: 100mm travel seatpost
Sattel SCRATCH M5 PAS
Sattelklemme MERIDA EXPERT
Bike Frame Geometry Image
Ramengröße M L XL
Laufradgrösse 29" 29" 29"
St Seat Tubes Mm 440 470 500
Tt Top Tubes Mm 596 619 643
Cs Chain Stays Mm 435 435 435
Hta Head Tube Angles Deg 68.5 68.5 68.5
Sta Seat Tube Angle Deg 76.5 76 76
Bd Bottom Bracket Drops Mm 45 45 45
Ht Head Tube Lengths Mm 95 105 115
Fl Fork Lengths Mm 503 503 503
R Reachs Mm 453 473 493
S Stacks Mm 585 595 604
Wb Wheel Base Mm 1146 1169 1193
Sh Stand Over Height Mm 731 736 738

Technologien

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X-TAPER HEADTUBE

Die Verwendung eines Gabelschaftrohrs mit 1 1/8" Lager oben und 1 1/4" oder 1 1/2" Lager an der Unter­seite sorgt für höchste Steifigkeit und ein präzises, sicheres Lenkverhalten, das Vertrauen schafft.

X-TAPER HEADTUBE
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INTERNAL CABLE ROUTING

Die Kabel werden im Rahmen geführt und treten durch unauffällige Anschläge ein und aus. Das Rad sieht schöner aus, während die Züge vor Feuchtigkeit und Schmutz geschützt sind.

INTERNAL CABLE ROUTING
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NANO MATRIX CARBON

Um bei Carbonrahmen maximale Festigkeit zu gewährleisten, werden die Fasern in ein Epoxidharz mit beigemengten Nano­partikeln eingebettet, was die Schlagfestigkeit um bis zu 40 % erhöht.

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AWS

Bei der Fertigung einzelner Carbon-Elemente wird eine mit Luft gefüllte Blase verwendet, die sicherstellt, dass auf der Innenseite des Rohrs keine Falten entstehen, denn diese könnten das Gewicht erhöhen und Schwachstellen bilden. Das Ergebnis ist ein leichterer, steiferer und stabilerer Rahmen.

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NON-SLIP TIGHTENING

Ausgewählte Schrauben können mit einem TORX 30 Schlüssel von einer Seite angezogen werden, ohne Gefahr zu laufen, dass die Gegenseite durchrutsch. 

Das ermöglicht ein schnelleres und direkteres Anziehen wichtiger Hardware Komponenten. 

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P-FLEX

The compliance of the material and the specific shaping of the tubes, allows the frame to flex near the seat and chainstay junction, making a pivot point obsolete. By not fitting a pivot point at the seat and chainstay junction, we save weight as well as add stiffness.

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WIRE PORT

MERIDA designed headsets that allow all control cables to enter the frame through the headset, creating a clean and uncluttered look, without making structural changes to the frame. Depending on the model, the cables are run completely internally (including bar and stem) or semi-integrated where the cables enter the frame underneath the stem. 

WIRE PORT