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This article is in the Hardtail Bikes category, and was posted on 27/01/2004.

Merida Magnesium Elite '01 (Owner: Fürti)

Fürti's '01 Merida Magnesium Elite

Frame: Merida Magnesium Elite 2001 18" 1440 g
Fork: Manitou Skareb Super '03 1440 g
Headset: Ritchey WCS 102 g
Stem: Ritchey WCS 110 m 132 g
Handlebar: Ritchey WCS 520 mm 125 g
Bar Ends: Ritchey WCS 97 g
Grips: Ritchey WCS 52 g
Saddle: Selle San Marco Aspide Titanium 179 g
Seatpost: USE Alien 27.2/420 mm 217 g
Seat Binder: NoName bolt-type (34.9 mm) 22 g
Front Derailleur: Shimano XTR FD-M952 34.9 mm 131 g
Rear Derailleur: Shimano XTR RD-M952-SGS 236 g
Shift/Brake Levers: Shimano XTR ST-M952 414 g
Crank Set: Shimano XTR FC-M952 175 mm 24/34/46T. 620 g
Bottom Bracket: Shimano XTR BB-M952 185 g
Cassette: Shimano XTR CS-M952 11-32T. 264 g
Chain: Shimano XTR (104 links) 265 g
Brakes: Avid Single Digit Ti 330 g
Skewers: SRAM 117 g
Wheels: DT Hügi 240 (339 g), Mavic X517 (790 g), DT Revolution 2.0/1.5/2.0 (296 g), DT 14 mm Al nipples (24 g), 32 spokes 1449 g
Rim Tape: Schwalbe 33 g
Tubes: Michelin Latex 252 g
Tyres: Maxxis Minotaur 380 764 g
Cables & Housings: Jagwire Kevlar 170 g
Pedals: Wellgo MG-10 Ti 280 g
Bottle Cage: Zéfal 37 g
Computer: Polar S710i (55 g) w/ wireless kit (20 g), magnet (2 g), bar mount (22 g) and 4 plastic ties (2 g) 101 g

Total:

9493 g

I'm a 79 kg XC racer from Hungary. I use this specification on XC and Marathon races.
On the pictures the bike is mounted with Schwalbe Skinny Jimmy tyres.
I use Maxxis Minotaur tires on fast and hard tracks.
In case of mud I use Schwalbe mud tyres which are 790 g/pair

Fürti's '01 Merida Magnesium Elite



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