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 Post subject: my '98 Merlin XLM
PostPosted: Thu Jan 24, 2013 11:01 am 
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oh yes,now the '99 Mountain had found a sister,this is my new (it's almost NOS) little jewels :D


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PostPosted: Thu Jan 24, 2013 11:14 am 
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Nice bikes merlins 8)


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PostPosted: Sat Jan 26, 2013 8:46 pm 
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bike in action, today 8)

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PostPosted: Sat Jan 26, 2013 10:19 pm 
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thanks my friend :wink:


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 Post subject: Re: my '98 Merlin XLM
PostPosted: Mon Apr 01, 2013 12:04 am 
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some little upgrade :)


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 Post subject: Re: my '98 Merlin XLM
PostPosted: Mon Apr 01, 2013 3:34 pm 
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Lovely - something about Merlins which is just "right" and +1 for the White Industries cranks, probably my all time favorites.


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 Post subject: Re: my '98 Merlin XLM
PostPosted: Mon Apr 01, 2013 3:43 pm 
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thanks mate ;-)


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 Post subject: Re: my '98 Merlin XLM
PostPosted: Wed May 15, 2013 4:00 pm 
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just a touch of King's color :P


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 Post subject: Re: my '98 Merlin XLM
PostPosted: Wed Jun 26, 2013 11:54 am 
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Frame: Merlin XLM 16.25" – double butted (n° 14696)

Fork: Manitou Skareb

Headset: Chris King RASTA 1-1/8"
Stem: Race Face Deus XC
Handlebar: Race Face Next
Grips: Yeti

Brakes: Avid single digit ultimate
Brake Pads: - Shimano
Brake Cables: ??
Brake Levers: Techlite

Shifters: Sram 9.0 SL ESP
Front Derailleur: Shimano XT bottom pull, 28,9mm
Rear Derailleur: Sram 9.0 SL
Derailleur Cables: ?
Cassette: Shimano XT 8s
Chain: Shimano
Cranks: White Industries (Sugino)
Chainrings: White Industries 22-32-44
Bottom Bracket: White Industries
Pedals: K2-Tmag

Hub Skewers: Salsa
Rims: MAVIC-217 SUP-UB
Hubs: Hope
Spokes: Steel d.b. .
Tyres: ant.Kenda Nevegal 2.1” – post. Panaracer XCfire 2.1

Saddle: Selle Italia Flite TI
Seatpost: PMP Ti 27.2mm
Seatpost Binder: alloy collar + Titanium bolt

Weight: 10,4 kg


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 Post subject: Re: my '98 Merlin XLM
PostPosted: Wed Jun 26, 2013 3:50 pm 
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some pics of the yesterday tour... :D


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