frame SCULTURA LITE-BSA
frame size XXS, XS, S, S/M, M/L, L, XL
color RED (BLACK)
fork SCULTURA CF
brake front ROAD Dual Pivot
brake rear ROAD Dual Pivot
brake lever Shimano Sora
headset MERIDA M2341 Neck
handlebar MERIDA Expert SL
  • 31.8mm diameter
  • -6° stem angle
grip MERIDA Road Comp
derailleur front Shimano Sora
shifter front Shimano Sora
shifter rear Shimano Sora
  • 27.2mm diameter
  • 12mm setback
seat clamp MERIDA Expert
saddle MERIDA Comp SL
chain KMC M99
  • 11-28 teeth
  • 9 speed
bottom braket FSA Mega Exo BSA
  • 17mm inner width
  • 24mm height
  • 100x9mm width front hub
  • 24 spoke holes
  • 130x9mm width rear hub
  • 28 spoke holes
axle front QR
axle rear QR
spokes Black stainless
Bike Frame Geometry Image
Frame Size XXS XS S S/M M/L L XL
Tire Sizes 28" 28" 28" 28" 28" 28" 28"
Frame Size Cm 44 47 50 52 54 56 59
ST seat tube [mm] 440 470 500 520 540 560 590
TT top tube [mm] 515 520 530 545 560 575 590
CS chain stay length [mm] 408 408 408 408 408 408 408
HTA head tube angle [°] 71 71 72 73 73 73 73.5
STA seat tube angle [°] 75 74.5 74 74 73.5 73 73
BD bottom bracked drop [mm] 66 66 66 66 66 66 66
HT head tube [mm] 120 130 140 150 170 190 215
FL fork length [mm] 375 375 375 375 375 375 375
R reach [mm] 376 373 384 386 390 394 401
S stack [mm] 519 529 542 555 574 593 619
WB wheel base [mm] 982 983 979 985 995 1005 1014
SH stand over height [mm] 697 720 744 762 779 798 826

Highlights

All REACTO models feature a full carbon fork with a tapered steerer to give precise, confidence inspiring handling. Aluminium and CF2 carbon models feature a ‘regular’ 1 1/8" to 1 1/2" taper. The high end CF4 frame has a slimmed down front profile and uses a 1 1/8" to 1 1/4" taper.

Our wind tunnel learnings from the REACTO design project have been used to create a smaller aerodynamically optimised ‘NACA Fastback’ tube profile. The more extreme truncation of the teardrop shaped tubes enables perfect airflow at the lowest possible weight.

Our top end CF4 frame brings in 850 g (size M/L) in the caliper brake version whilst the CF4 Disc frameset tips the scales at 1000 g (size M/L). Incredible readings while offering a lifetime warranty on all our frames, even when raced. 

The SCULTURA DISC and rim version can be fitted with 25 mm wide tyres, providing maximum traction and transferring the improved braking power to the road. The 25 mm tyres also offer improved comfort. 

Technologies

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PROLITE 66 TRIPLE BUTTED ALUMINUM

Our proven high-end aluminium (6066) is extremely light and durable. Using triple butted wall thicknesses and hydroforming technology, we can tune the aluminium tubes to give the best possible stiffness to weight ratio.

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HFS - HYDRO FORMING SYSTEM

Tubes are inserted into negative moulds and a hot emulsion of water and oil is forced through at pressure, enabling them to be formed into complex shapes.

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X-TAPER HEADTUBE

Using a tapered head tube with 1 1/8" bearings in the top and 1 1/4" or 1 1/2" in the bottom creates superb stiffness and precise, confidence inspiring steering.

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SMOOTH WELDING

Sometimes called ‘double pass welding’, a second pass over the weld gives a clean organic look to the frame. At first glance, you will be convinced it is carbon.

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INTERNAL CABLE ROUTING

Cables are routed through the frame, entering and exiting through smooth sockets. The bike looks neat, whilst the cables are protected from moisture and dirt.

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DI2 READY

Bikes/frames with the symbol ‘Di2 Ready’ are prepared for the installation of Di2 technology with battery mounting in the seat post or within the fork steerer.

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CARBON FORK

Carbon forks provide superb vibration damping and precise steering. All road bikes feature a full carbon fork; the steerer and fork blades are all made of carbon.