eSPRESSO 400 S EQ

eSPRESSO 400 S EQ

 

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  • THIS IS AN ARCHIVED MODEL

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    • material: aluminium
    • 700x50C (with fender) max. wheelsize
    • 142x12mm axle standard
    • intube
    • max. 504 Wh
    • eSPRESSO L XS(43L)-S(47L)-M(51L)-L(55L)
    color SILK BLUE (BLACK)
    • Coil
    • 63mm suspension travel
    • 700x52C max wheelsize
    headset MERIDA 2346 Neck
    • material: aluminium
    • 660mm width
    • 15mm rise
    • material: aluminium
    • 31.8mm diameter
    • adjustable
    • 90 mm-XS/S/M, 110 mm-L/XL
    grip MERIDA EXPERT TK
    shifters Shimano Alivio M3100
    • material: aluminium
    • 34.9mm diameter
    • 0mm setback
    seat clamp MERIDA EXPERT
    pedal VP VPE-891
    chain KMC e9S
    chainguard Sunnywheel SW-CG-173A
    • 38 teeth
    • Shimano FC-E6100
    • 11-36 teeth
    • 9 speed
    • 100x9mm width front hub
    • 32 spoke holes
    • Centerlock
    • 142x12mm width rear hub
    • 36 spoke holes
    • Centerlock
    • 20mm inner width
    • material: aluminium
    • 622-50
    • wire
    • reflecting line
    • 622-50
    • wire
    • reflecting line
    • including removeable lever, 6mm allen key
    spokes Black stainless
    light front Herrmans H-Black MR4 E
    light rear Spanninga Commuter Glow XE integrated in MERIDA MIK HD carrier
    carrier MERIDA MIK HD Carrier with Spring clip & Spanninga rear light
    fender Sunnywheel SW-FA311-60E1 (MSB)
    kickstand Massload CL-KA98
    frame lock Abus 5650 LH-3 lock
    battery lock Abus Key
    display Shimano SC-E5000

    weighed with 700C wheels and at frame size M

    max. weight 150 kg
    manual MERIDA
    Bike Frame Geometry Image
    Frame Size XS S M L XL
    Tyre Sizes 28" 28" 28" 28" 28"
    ST seat tube [mm] 430 470 510 550 590
    TT top tube [mm] 565 580 590 610 630
    CS chain stay length [mm] 478 478 478 478 478
    HTA head tube angle [°] 70.5 71 71 71.5 71.5
    STA seat tube angle [°] 75 74.5 74.5 74 74
    BD bottom bracked drop [mm] 70 70 70 70 70
    HT head tube [mm] 130 140 155 175 205
    FL fork length [mm] 475 475 475 475 475
    R reach [mm] 397 403 409 417 429
    S stack [mm] 626 637 651.5 672.5 701
    WB wheel base [mm] 1114 1118 1129 1138 1159.5
    SH stand over height [mm] 724 758 793 828 864
    No. Item-No. Name Info Pieces Torque NM
    1 A2300000048 SCREW M4x0.7 L8mm 1 3~5
    2 A2311000067 RD-HANGER DH-057 1
    3 A2300000129 SCREW M3x0.5 L10mm 2 2~4
    4 A2258000012 CABLE GUIDE for M5 fixation 1
    5 A2298000120 SCREW M5x0.8 L12mm 1 3~5
    6 A2300000468 SCREW M8x1.25 L18.5mm 3 11~12
    7 A2300000469 SCREW M8x1.25 L23mm 3 11~12
    8 A2136000017 MOUNT for bottle cage 1
    9 A2298000144 SCREW M5x0.8 L10mm 6 3~5
    10 A2298000145 SCREW M5x0.8 L20mm 1 3~5
    11 A2143000097 BLIND PLUG 1
    12 A2161000127 CABLE GUIDE 1
    13 A2300000500 COVER PIN 1 3~5
    14 A2161000058 COVER MOUNT for ENEGRY GUARD 1
    15 A2161000115 COVER for 504Wh battery 1
    16 A2300000213 SCREW M3x0.5 L13.5mm 4 2~4
    17 A2143000098 BLIND PLUG for key opening 1
    18 A2258000079 CABLE PLUG for RD 1
    19 A2258000099 CABLE PLUG for rear brake and speed sensor 1
    21 CABLE GUIDE SMART ENTRY
    22 A2143000076 COVER for carrier mount 2
    23 A2298000142 SCREW M6x1.0 L12mm 2 6~8

    To reduce production and delivery times, we are sometimes forced to make last-minute specification changes. Please be aware that those changes might not be reflected on these product pages and images.

    HIGHLIGHTS

    All models ride on fast-rolling 700c wheels, ideal for rides on roads, lanes and smooth tracks. We fit tyres with reflective sidewalls and puncture protection that will get you to your destination quickly and safely. However, our 'classic' eSPRESSO frames can also take 650B wheels if needed.

    In our eSPRESSO range, you can choose between two frame options. The frame design with integrated battery technology, or the proven semi-integrated battery frame option, so that you can find the ideal bike for your preferences and your budget. Our integrated battery models come equipped with either the super-powerful EP8 or the more economical E6100 motor, while the semi-integrated battery models feature the entry-level E5000 power unit, giving you even more choice to select the perfect eSPRESSO for your needs.

    All our eSPRESSO models come equipped with mudguards, lights, lock, rear rack and a kickstand, making them ready for anything from the moment you leave the store.

    A two-component battery cover, which offers the perfect protection for the internal battery of these models. The softer (outer) layer reduces noises, seals the downtube perfectly and absorbs hits from trail debris easily, while the harder (inner) layer ensures that the battery does not get damaged and gives it the structural shape.

    The system weight of a bike is the combined weight of bike, rider and additional luggage. The allowed system weight is 140 kg. As an e-bike is already heavier than a regular bike, and as it also makes it easier to transport larger amounts of luggage, it is imperative to certify a higher overall system weight. All MERIDA e-bikes, as well as all used componentry, go through a rigorous and e-bike specific testing schedule which mimics the higher forces and strains to guarantee the rider the highest level of safety.

    We feature internal cable routing on all models. Cables are routed through the frame, entering and exiting through smooth sockets. Only a clever system for our internal guiding and fixing guarantees reliable and rattle free routing, whilst the cables are protected from moisture and dirt and gives the bike a cleaner look.

    Cables, housings and brake hoses are clamped under tension to prevent rattling when the trail gets rough. All inlets are completely interchangeable to deal with Di2, hydraulic hoses, brake cable and gear cable housings etc.

    Technologies

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    PROLITE 66 TRIPLE BUTTED ALUMINUM

    When creating high-end aluminium frames, we use our proven PROLITE 66 (6066) aluminium, as it is incredibly light and durable. In addition, it works exceptionally well with our hydroforming technology, allowing us to create complex shapes, featuring triple butted wall thicknesses, an almost carbon-like appearance and the best possible stiffness-to-weight ratio. While lesser alloys might be cheaper, it is the ideal choice for high-performance bicycle frames.

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    HFS - HYDRO FORMING SYSTEM

    To get the most out of an aluminium tube in terms of shape or varying wall thickness, we apply various forms of manipulation. The most complex but also the most effective is hydroforming, where an aluminium tube is inserted into a negative mould, and a hot emulsion of water and oil is forced through at pressure. The end result is a perfectly shaped aluminium tube that enables us to create beautifully crafted and lightweight aluminium frames.

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    X-TAPER HEADTUBE

    Steering precision is vital to safe and confident handling, and the X-TAPER HEADTUBE allows us to significantly boost this precision. A larger headset diameter at the bottom paired with a smaller one at the top helps to deal with the strains modern riding and equipment can put on the headtube, all without adding unnecessary weight. It allows tapered forks to be fitted with ease and delivers precise and confidence-inspiring steering.

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    SMOOTH WELDING

    This is a process we use to give a nice flat finish to our welds instead of the scaled, 'stack of coins' effect TIG welded joints often have. The welder uses the welding torch to go over the joint twice, helping to smooth out the filler material. It takes a lot of skill to do this, but it delivers strong and smart-looking frames that have the appearance of a carbon fibre frame at first look.

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    INTERNAL CABLE ROUTING

    On the majority of our frames, we run the gear and brake cables and hoses through the frame. The cables enter and exit the frame through smooth sockets, or we use one of our other systems like SMART ENTRY or WIRE PORT to be routed through. Running the cables inside the frame protects them from the elements, gives a clean and neat look and can offer aerodynamic advantages.

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    SMART ENTRY

    Many of our frames offer internal cable routing, where the gear and brake cables are run through the frame for maximum protection and a clean look. Some internally run cables can rattle when riding over uneven surfaces, but our SMART ENTRY system prevents this from happening. Cables, housings and brake hoses are clamped under tension to prevent noisy cable movement. All inlets are completely interchangeable to deal with any kind of cable or wire.

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    DI2 READY

    Shimano's Di2 electronic shifting system offers fast, smooth and reliable shifting. In particular, in the road world, it has proven itself as the primary choice when top performance is at the top of the agenda. With that in mind, we have a broad selection of performance road frames that are Di2 READY and can accommodate the electrical cable, battery and other little tweaks that the system requires.

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    F-MOUNT

    Being able to turn your bike into an all-weather commuter that has mudguards and other fittings can be a real plus, in particular when riding on wet and perhaps muddy roads and tracks on a regular basis. To make fitting easy, some of our bikes are F-MOUNT equipped. These integrated fittings mounts make adding mudguards fast and simple. Please note that some bikes require model-specific mudguards.

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    K-MOUNT

    When using your bike in an urban environment, where you might not always have the option to use a specific bike stand, a kickstand is an ideal solution to park your bike safely. Some of our bikes come with a neatly integrated K-MOUNT, which makes fitting a MERIDA kickstand (or any commercial kickstand) easy. And if you don’t want to have a kickstand and prefer the clean appearance of your frame, the K-MOUNT is neatly tucked away underneath your chainstay, difficult to spot if you don’t know it is there.

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    C-MOUNT

    Similar to our F-MOUNT, where various fixing points for mudguards are part of the frame offering, the C-MOUNT equipped bikes have the fixing points for a rear rack already integrated, making fitting fast, simple and reliable. The C-MOUNTS are an additional feature that improves the day-to-day versatility by adding loading capacity to your bike, ideal for commuting and shopping trips. Please note that some bikes require model-specific rear racks.

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    CASTED MOTOR BRACKET

    The e-bike motor mount has a sophisticated shape that is only possible to create with casting technology. Casting this piece allows us to create a complex yet lightweight shape that gives an extremely strong connection between the motor and the frame for improved performance and reliability. It also gives the bike and motor a smooth and cleanly integrated appearance.

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    ENERGY GUARD

    A two-component battery cover, which offers excellent protection for the internal battery. The softer (outer) layer reduces noises, seals the downtube to keep out dirt and water and absorbs hits from trail debris easily, while the harder (inner) layer ensures that the battery does not get damaged and gives it the structural shape. All critical parts, such as the rubber strap and o-rings, can be replaced as needed.