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Old 05-03-07, 08:21 PM   #1
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Merckx

My interest comes from my bike, which I got
from Eddy Merckx back in the middle 80's. He took my full measurements
and shipped it to me several months later. I has all Campi-gear, and it
is still in very good condition. This bike carries the logos of a team
he supported by the name of Karel Mintjens, a friend of Eddy who has a
large furniture business in Belgium. I did business with them here in
the States. I would be interested in knowing if this bike has value.
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Old 05-03-07, 08:27 PM   #2
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Definitely! I'd suggest posting pictures in the Classic and Vintage forum. I'm sure they'd be drooling - I already am! And welcome to the forums too.
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Old 05-03-07, 08:33 PM   #3
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Welcome! Try the Classic & Vintage forum...
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Old 05-03-07, 08:39 PM   #4
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Show the damn bike!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!
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Yes, the bike has value. Pictures are needed for an accurate assessment, however.

Classic & Vintage will be more than happy to take a look for you .

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