bought this Merlin XLM yesterday.
Unfortunately there are no decals left on the frame so i want to order them new.
The available serial number database stops at 2000 and this one is newer.
The only Merlin i found with more or less the same serial number is a Merlin xlm 6/4 titanium...
Recently bought but after a few rides I have to accept the 17.5" is just a little bit to small.
I just doesn't fit me unfortunately
Looking for a swap against a 19" bike.
Could be anything, even a new rigid bike with discs as long it is a retro orientated bike.
swap with cash is also possible...
Unfortunately due to health issues, my back is killing me even after a small ride , I have to give up riding my bikes.
Merlin XLM 18"
Stunning bike with in my opinion more or less the best parts available, build to ride.
Syncros Revolution cranks were bought to me half a year ago as NOS. only...
selling some parts
The M950 parts are close to perfect (9 out of 10) , been used just for once for about 20km and then retired 20years ago.
XTR M950 Shifters - 145 euro -> now 125 euro
XTR M950 V-brakes V+R - 115 euro - sold
XTR M950 wheel set - 175 euro - sold
XTR M950 rear casette -...
Unfortunately just finished this build last week but due to unforeseen developments my beloved Fat Chance Titanium for sale
Comes with Custom Ti (BOI STYLE) fork, chris king headset, Ringle Stem, Ringle Post, the rare XTR FD downpull, MCR Ti BB, XT Thumbies, Ringle H2O €3000,00 (or 2500...
besides the McMahon I have another project
still need some parts to finish the bike but I am in no rush for this one
Frame: Fat Chance Titanium (medium)
Headset: Chris King but ordered a XTR M900
Stem: McMahon Titanium
Handlebar: McMahon Titanium
few weeks back I got myself a new bike.
Bought as a frameset with a suspension fork but after a few weeks i was offered a rigid fork.
this is how the first setup was
the new parts
the current (final) setup
for sale, thing i do not use and collecting dust.
Syncros Stem, 1" , nice condition, only missing 2 letters but replacement decals are easy to get ; € 65 -> € 50
Syncros Powerlite forks, 1" , 14cm shaft , good condition : € 245 (or swap for 1 1/8")
Syncros Seatpost , 26.4 (fat chance...
a few months back I was looking for a nice bike for my daughter Kirsten (10)
We ended up buying a Alpinestars T24, which is a great bike, she loves it.
That bike was in a decent condition but not what we want,.. we ordered a decal set and we are getting the bike ready for a groundup restoration...
Just bought a 1990/1991 frame and want to build it more or less time period.
Because all of my recent bikes are rigid i think i want to build this one with a suspension fork
whats your favorite fork ? and why?
Frame - titanium
Headset - 1 1/8
Few months Back I was looking for a frame/Bike for My Daughter.
I bought a Alpinestars T24 And she loves that Bike..
Now After a few weeks of use we are going to give it a Total rebuild .. Respray And parts upgrade.
For the meantime I Would like to Build her a titanium bike.. Which we can make...