For sale an early 80’s Meral. The French manufactured bike has a 56cm Columbus Aelle frame and a full Spidel groupset, it still has the owner’s identification tag attached to the seat post. The bike is in absolutely mint condition apart from a few small marks at the top of the downtube.

Components are as follows:

  • Crankset Spidel
  • Pedals Spidel
  • Bottom Bracket Spidel
  • Derailleurs front/rear Spidel
  • Shifters Spidel
  • Brakes Spidel
  • Brake levers Spidel
  • Headset Stronglight Competition
  • Seat post Spidel
  • Saddle Selle Italia
  • Exceltoo Super Competition hub
  • Mavic module e2 rims
  • Mudguards Milremo

About Meral

Meral was a small French company from La Fuye, just near Tours in the Loire valley. The company had a full range of excellently built bikes for all types of cycle sport and most were very elegant, well brazed and finished.

About Spidel

Spidel was created in the late 70’s-early 80’s by Stronglight, Simplex and a few other producers (Mafac, Atom/Maillard) in order to market the highest quality French components under one umbrella brand.