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 Post subject: Merlin 1998 roadie
PostPosted: Sun Jul 12, 2009 1:51 pm 
Gold Trader
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Location: OZ
Just finished building this today. As you can see, i haven't even taped the bars yet!

Bought off fleabay in a right old state a couple of months back. Came with a flogged out 10 speed Campag setup and Ksyrium SL's

Rebuilt with Easton EC90 forks, EA70, Sram bits etc etc. Not sure whether to use more black or more white :D

The Bonty tyres are black one side, white the other..........



Frame: 1998 Merlin
Fork: Easton EC90
Headset: King

Stem: Easton EC70
Handlebar: Deda Spectrum
Grips: getting there...........

Brakes: Sram Rival
Brake Levers/Shifters: Sram Red

Front Derailleur: Sram Force
Rear Derailleur: Sram Force
Cassette: Dura Ace
Chain: Sram
Cranks: Sram Red
Bottom Bracket: Sram red
Pedals: Campagnolo Record

Hub Skewers: American Classic Ti
Rims: DT Swiss RR1.1 28H
Hubs: Dura Ace 7800 rear/ American Classic Micro front
Nipples: DT brass
Spokes: DT Competition black double butted
Tyres: Bontrager XXXLite

Saddle: Prologo Choice Ti
Seatpost: Time carbon


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PostPosted: Sun Jul 12, 2009 6:37 pm 
Lincs AEC
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Location: Branston, Lincoln
I like that a lot, although I'm not sure on the cranks.


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PostPosted: Sun Jul 12, 2009 11:39 pm 
Gold Trader
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It's not the cranks that bother me :-). The front end looks a bit "busy" i.e logoed out for my liking........................

Andy


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PostPosted: Mon Jul 13, 2009 8:05 am 
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Location: Kent
I agree on the cranks, they look a bit chunky for a road bike me thinks..


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