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My collection of Merckxs

Old 11-09-07, 11:37 PM
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My collection of Merckxs

Working in the garage today, thought I would line these up and take a picture.

The Merckx portion of my over large collection.

MX Leader, Team SC, Corsa SL, Titanium AX, Corsa Extra
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Old 11-09-07, 11:40 PM
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let's get higher res pictures and pictures of the individual bikes!
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I'm jealous...pure and simple.

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Originally Posted by donniechonger
let's get higher res pictures and pictures of the individual bikes!
What he said.
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ah, merckxx is hard enough to get in canada.
I'm sure I can find a feature in google earth to hone in on a garage that has 5 merkxx bikes.
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beautiful!
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Wonderful collection of Merckx's. Do you have one that you prefer to ride over the others? Thanks for sharing them with us.
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The plural should be Merckxii.
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+1 for more and bigger pics

And congrats on all those great bikes! Now I can tell my wife 3 is not enough!
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You do have too many bikes. I like riding my bikes. I don't like the fact that the four of them have formed the basis for a mini-collection. Bicycles are great for riding. They have zero collectible bling factor for me. Less than zero. They are actually somewhat annoying.
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Bicycles are great for riding. They have zero collectible bling factor for me. Less than zero. They are actually somewhat annoying.
I thought the cycling zen thing prevented annoyance...and now you're annoyed by bikes? Jeez...

Nice bikes OP....I've got a Team SC myself (and wouldn't be annoyed by a few more Merckx bikes...)
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hmmm saw this same post on another bike forum. just saying...

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Originally Posted by scuzzo
hmmm saw this same post on another bike forum. just saying...

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The one where people don't try to outdo each other with bad, corny jokes? Oh yeah, I saw it there, too.
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Selective annoyance is another component to Pcad Cycling Zen.
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Please provide the address of this garage.
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Very nice J!


I think you need to change your name to "WaytoomanybikesMainlybecauseofmyMerckxs"
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Originally Posted by ViperZ
Very nice J!


I think you need to change your name to "WaytoomanybikesMainlybecauseofmyMerckxs"
My wife an kids are around the corner from you right now.

When are you going to be out?

I'm sure my wife could fit a Titanium bike in her suitcase on her way home ........
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Very nice, but we definitely need a hi-res shot.
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Originally Posted by donniechonger
let's get higher res pictures and pictures of the individual bikes!
Absolutely. Also, for added effect, you may want to think about upgrading the garage door to be fully OCP compliant...
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Really prejudiced against black bar tape aren't you? What's up with that??

Nice collection. So your name IS an accurate description.
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I will be happy to provide better shots when I can figure out how to get better shots uploaded.

Honestly - black bar tape just leaves me cold - does nothing for me, white on the other hand ......

On the garage door - if you think I am trading a solid cedar garage door for a white press-board one .................................... ********************

That OCP I ain't..
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Originally Posted by waytoomanybikes
I will be happy to provide better shots when I can figure out how to get better shots uploaded.

Honestly - black bar tape just leaves me cold - does nothing for me, white on the other hand ......

On the garage door - if you think I am trading a solid cedar garage door for a white press-board one .................................... ********************

That OCP I ain't..
Open an account with an image hosting service (I use photobucket - free up to relatively large image size), upload your pics there and copy the img tag into your post. If you need more detailed information PM me.
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Open an account with an image hosting service (I use photobucket - free up to relatively large image size), upload your pics there and copy the img tag into your post. If you need more detailed information PM me.
This is how much we want to see your bikes!
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I think this will work .........

https://www.flickr.com/photos/64642543@N00/

Let me know if it doesn't work.
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They are all Beautiful!

Nice, Still looking forward to that ride together


Next Up, the Whole bike collection
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