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11-08-22, 12:38 AM
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Posted By CyclesMakaron

The marking indicates 58. "Signature" is just...

The marking indicates 58.
"Signature" is just one of the seatstay cap designs (this frame is extremely late for this design, the EM-logo design having already been introduced en masse earlier).
11-05-22, 10:21 AM
Replies: 794
Views: 127,280
Posted By CyclesMakaron

It looks like BT8 E810 Professional Columbus...

It looks like BT8 E810
Professional Columbus SL/SP early 1981.
11-04-22, 12:37 AM
Replies: 794
Views: 127,280
Posted By CyclesMakaron

Not enough information :) Check carefully that...

Not enough information :)
Check carefully that these are definitely all the markings - there should be a letter around 810.
Photos would help a lot.
11-01-22, 12:20 AM
Replies: 794
Views: 127,280
Posted By CyclesMakaron

A3331 Y9X Corsa Extra 1987 (May/June) Y - EMC...

A3331 Y9X
Corsa Extra 1987 (May/June)
Y - EMC employee
9 - 59 cm seat tube (c-c)
X - Columbus SLX/SPX tubes
Paint pattern: team Kelme (or TeVe Blad) 1986-1987
Brake bridge pattern: Silva 2,...
10-24-22, 05:33 AM
Replies: 794
Views: 127,280
Posted By CyclesMakaron

A very elegant Merckx. Chrome plating -...

A very elegant Merckx.
Chrome plating - definitely custom order.
The paint looks original.
Stickers correct (original or well-matched) - only "Columbus" on the seat tube is missing.
Interesting...
10-23-22, 11:50 PM
Replies: 794
Views: 127,280
Posted By CyclesMakaron

These are different marking systems. It seems...

These are different marking systems.
It seems to me that Litespeed has so far been providing information on the manufacturing date of the frames for EMC.
10-23-22, 04:49 AM
Replies: 794
Views: 127,280
Posted By CyclesMakaron

Note: This is a frame with factory mislabeling!...

Note: This is a frame with factory mislabeling! Instead of the letter E, it should be Z, of course - the frame is a 1985 Merckx Pro SLX. E2712 is the markings of a frame built in 1981 - Columbus SLX...
10-22-22, 01:53 AM
Replies: 794
Views: 127,280
Posted By CyclesMakaron

Professional 1981

Professional 1981
10-14-22, 12:42 AM
Replies: 35
Views: 1,419
Posted By CyclesMakaron

This is my last entry. The description of the...

This is my last entry.
The description of the frame has been changed, actually annihilated - that's too bad, I'd rather it was just true.
It looks like it could have been made up from start to...
10-13-22, 06:37 AM
Replies: 35
Views: 1,419
Posted By CyclesMakaron

Your ramblings add nothing to the issue. If you...

Your ramblings add nothing to the issue. If you can ask for the photos and post them here - do it. If you can't - don't bother.
10-13-22, 06:30 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 1,782
Posted By CyclesMakaron

Te Ve Blad / Kelme - 1986 / 1987

Te Ve Blad / Kelme - 1986 / 1987
10-13-22, 01:11 AM
Replies: 35
Views: 1,419
Posted By CyclesMakaron

I would be obliged if you would limit your...

I would be obliged if you would limit your writing in this thread to relevant issues. My favorite vendor just offered a set of photos (four!) of this unfortunate piece of paper. Ask for them and post...
10-12-22, 12:25 PM
Replies: 35
Views: 1,419
Posted By CyclesMakaron

Thank you, but my mental health is not threatened...

Thank you, but my mental health is not threatened in the slightest.
I would very much like to be wrong - please no psychological pseudo-analysis, anyone can doubt what they want, but please do not...
10-12-22, 07:09 AM
Replies: 35
Views: 1,419
Posted By CyclesMakaron

I would prefer that the issue not be about...

I would prefer that the issue not be about "Central Europe" and "West Slavic Nations," but apparently this unhappy man is trying to cure his complexes.
I wonder what other topics he will bring up...
10-12-22, 02:52 AM
Replies: 860
Views: 270,191
Posted By CyclesMakaron

Under the BB cover should be the serial number: M...

Under the BB cover should be the serial number: M and a few digits - this will make it easier to date this frame.
10-11-22, 11:20 PM
Replies: 35
Views: 1,419
Posted By CyclesMakaron

I encourage you to revisit the offer - it has...

I encourage you to revisit the offer - it has definitely gained in absurdity (no one has written a song about me so far).
I encourage you to write to the seller asking for a photo of the "piece of...
10-09-22, 03:01 AM
Replies: 35
Views: 1,419
Posted By CyclesMakaron

Gentlemen - clarification. This is not about me...

Gentlemen - clarification.
This is not about me - this man can not offend me (in my opinion, he has personal problems, maybe he is ill).
Even more so, he can not take away the reputation of this...
10-08-22, 11:52 AM
Replies: 35
Views: 1,419
Posted By CyclesMakaron

Gentlemen, I apologize, but you must be joking. ...

Gentlemen, I apologize, but you must be joking.
Did you really think that from what I posted the translation issues were the most important?
There are 5 sources of indisputable information about...
10-08-22, 01:12 AM
Replies: 35
Views: 1,419
Posted By CyclesMakaron

The first (of the currently 25) version of the...

The first (of the currently 25) version of the frame description stated that this was the frame used in racing by Eric Heiden.
I collect EMC frame markings. Finding a team frame with a serial number...
10-07-22, 12:14 PM
Replies: 35
Views: 1,419
Posted By CyclesMakaron

With all due respect, your frame is certainly not...

With all due respect, your frame is certainly not the subject of our consideration.

C5668 is the normal serial number.
Number hanger is an option available to everyone.
The information from the...
10-07-22, 10:33 AM
Replies: 35
Views: 1,419
Posted By CyclesMakaron

How do you know that it is a team bike ?

How do you know that it is a team bike ?
10-07-22, 07:55 AM
Replies: 35
Views: 1,419
Posted By CyclesMakaron

Merckx TSX team Motorola variable offer description

Over 2 weeks ago, a listing appeared on ebay:...
09-27-22, 11:21 PM
Replies: 794
Views: 127,280
Posted By CyclesMakaron

Flawless :) Production fall 1990.

Flawless :) Production fall 1990.
09-18-22, 11:37 PM
Replies: 794
Views: 127,280
Posted By CyclesMakaron

This frame was not repainted, this brown...

This frame was not repainted, this brown "something" is the famous "zinc phosphate anti corrosion" protective coating.
F8411 is a late 1995/early 1996 issue, the paint pattern matches this...
09-15-22, 12:57 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 929
Posted By CyclesMakaron

Ochsner was Merckx's representative until spring...

Ochsner was Merckx's representative until spring 1984.
Eddy Merckx Professional 82-83 Columbus SL/SP, not part of the Team Issue series - it is earlier.
With all the box and wrappers it is...
09-14-22, 12:00 AM
Replies: 794
Views: 127,280
Posted By CyclesMakaron

Thank you I think this is the F8411, I wonder...

Thank you
I think this is the F8411, I wonder what is on the "fork card".
FNG if Green, FNZ if Zwaart (Black)
For every frame that goes on my register there are at least 10 that I've seen that...
08-22-22, 01:39 AM
Replies: 794
Views: 127,280
Posted By CyclesMakaron

P was placed upside down or lying down to avoid...

P was placed upside down or lying down to avoid confusion with the inaccurately marked R
08-21-22, 11:00 AM
Replies: 794
Views: 127,280
Posted By CyclesMakaron

P = code marking of Eddy Merckx Cycles employee

P = code marking of Eddy Merckx Cycles employee
08-06-22, 10:58 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 372
Posted By CyclesMakaron

https://www.flickr.com/groups/kesselsbicycles/disc...

https://www.flickr.com/groups/kesselsbicycles/discuss/
08-05-22, 10:03 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 372
Posted By CyclesMakaron

These are Kessels frames - not my specialty :) ...

These are Kessels frames - not my specialty :)
The names on BB cover are recipients - shops or individual customers.
The stamped numbers are the serial number.
Painted numbers are (possibly) a...
08-05-22, 12:18 AM
Replies: 794
Views: 127,280
Posted By CyclesMakaron

I also saw it on f.o.b. - if someone wants a...

I also saw it on f.o.b. - if someone wants a unique EMC frame, he will not find a better one :)
Apart from dating (turn 97/98) I can not write anything about this frame - the problem is waiting in...
08-03-22, 04:15 AM
Replies: 794
Views: 127,280
Posted By CyclesMakaron

C-C geometry: century 50-62

C-C
geometry: century
50-62
07-27-22, 10:18 PM
Replies: 794
Views: 127,280
Posted By CyclesMakaron

Early 1998

Early 1998
07-23-22, 04:51 AM
Replies: 0
Views: 199
Posted By CyclesMakaron

Eddy Merckx catalogue / folder 1999

https://cimg2.ibsrv.net/gimg/bikeforums.net-vbulletin/2000x1449/121458087_3520249724664750_2091230287289643683_n_de93d812f3483eb5890af11ffa98680ae27f79fe.jpg...
Replies: 10
Views: 586
Posted By CyclesMakaron

Statistically speaking: for one frame made of...

Statistically speaking: for one frame made of Genius there are several hundred Max / Mxl frames - for a collector it is quite important :)
07-10-22, 01:22 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 286
Posted By CyclesMakaron

News and announcements :) ...

News and announcements :)

https://cimg4.ibsrv.net/gimg/bikeforums.net-vbulletin/2000x1504/08_f5d003385d8727144a70619ce791d750d1896d41.jpg...
07-03-22, 03:38 AM
Replies: 794
Views: 127,280
Posted By CyclesMakaron

I cannot determine the value of this wonder, I...

I cannot determine the value of this wonder, I have nothing to compare this frame with.
This is not a Corsa Extra, it is a separate, unnamed EMC model - definitely rarer, 100% original and more...
07-01-22, 11:49 PM
Replies: 794
Views: 127,280
Posted By CyclesMakaron

A sleepless night A powerful hangover ...

A sleepless night
A powerful hangover
Sunglasses
The first frame marked on that day
P doesn't get off to a good start
The G designation is correct
The numbers are OK
But they cause doubts...
06-30-22, 05:47 AM
Replies: 794
Views: 127,280
Posted By CyclesMakaron

Thank you for posting the photos. You have a very...

Thank you for posting the photos. You have a very unusual frame, but not a profi team - but probably made to order. Add photos of the markings on the steering tube to the set - even illegible :)
06-26-22, 09:37 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 286
Posted By CyclesMakaron

EDDY MERCKX 77th Birthday T-SHIRTS

Big support campaign for BigSourcEMerCkx, Decoding of Eddy Merckx frames and all EMC threads created by me (wherever I made them).

EDDY MERCKX 77th Birthday T-SHIRTS

On the occasion of the 77th...
06-24-22, 08:01 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 142
Posted By CyclesMakaron

1999 ...

1999
https://cimg4.ibsrv.net/gimg/bikeforums.net-vbulletin/728x960/21_8c48bdec9fddf500dadc381df11cf12b2b82df46.jpg...
06-24-22, 07:55 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 142
Posted By CyclesMakaron

Eddy Merckx GITA catalogs 1996 and 1999

I finally found it

1996
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06-22-22, 10:19 PM
Replies: 794
Views: 127,280
Posted By CyclesMakaron

The tension is rising :)

The tension is rising :)
06-17-22, 11:22 PM
Replies: 794
Views: 127,280
Posted By CyclesMakaron

RA painting scheme, main color W = White, Witte. ...

RA painting scheme, main color W = White, Witte.
If this frame is Columbus Genius, the painting pattern will not change its value - and the value will be considerable :)
If it's a frame built for...
06-16-22, 10:23 PM
Replies: 794
Views: 127,280
Posted By CyclesMakaron

The paint pattern on your frame is RAW, which was...

The paint pattern on your frame is RAW, which was used in 1997-1998.
It was used by the GAN team during the 1998 season.
The "anti-corrosion" sticker means the steel frame.
Can you check the...
06-14-22, 11:39 AM
Replies: 794
Views: 127,280
Posted By CyclesMakaron

Columbus Genius? Strange - the only series I...

Columbus Genius?
Strange - the only series I tracked was built for the Motorola team for the 1994 season.
I'm helpless without pics - the smart people on this forum know some (legal) way to...
06-13-22, 10:38 PM
Replies: 794
Views: 127,280
Posted By CyclesMakaron

Year of production 1998 Without photos, there...

Year of production 1998
Without photos, there will be no more information
Any stickers, inscriptions?
06-11-22, 11:36 PM
Replies: 794
Views: 127,280
Posted By CyclesMakaron

Beautiful! In the mid-1980s, someone repainted...

Beautiful!
In the mid-1980s, someone repainted it and put stickers on the new design.
Check the steering tube in your free time - you can find interesting markings there (of course, take a photo...
06-10-22, 04:47 AM
Replies: 794
Views: 127,280
Posted By CyclesMakaron

The V marking makes your heart beat faster :)...

The V marking makes your heart beat faster :) Photos in any number are very welcome.
05-30-22, 01:30 AM
Replies: 794
Views: 127,280
Posted By CyclesMakaron

Full markings: P E8400 Pista 1983 Columbus SL

Full markings: P E8400
Pista 1983 Columbus SL
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