i have picked up a Merckx this evening .
I have never seen this type of merckx around , but i couldnt resist .
its my size and in lovely condition .
Oversized Columbus MAX tubing 55cm
Weinmann /Livery .
merckx rear dropouts / Columbus dropouts on the forks .
the closest merckx i cound find was this .
and here are a couple pictures of my latest merckx .
650 front wheel 700 rear .
Cheers for any ID help !!
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Tube set for special racing bikes made from the exclusive Nivacrom® steel with exceptional strength characteristics.
The elliptical cross-sections are oriented in such a way that the major axes are directly opposed to the highest active and passive stresses.
This set has been designed to optimize efficiency under the demands of extreme bads: sprint, time trials, climbing
and strong centrifugal acceleration when descending. Nivacrom Steel - Weight: 1900 g