[CR]Merckx Hour Bike

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From: <sdvioletta@sbcglobal.net>
To: <classicrendezvous@bikelist.org>
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Date: Sat, 21 Jan 2006 11:47:37 -0500
Subject: [CR]Merckx Hour Bike

Greg Parker Wrote:
> That sounds like a shill to me. I'll bet $100 that he isn't the high
> bidder at the close of the auction, if the reserve has been met. Shills
> never push a listing to its reserve, as a general rule.
> That story about that frameset sets off my BS alarm pretty loudly. Nice
> parts, though. Scott, what do you think about it?
> Greg Parker
> Ann Arbor, Michigan

The story is interesting and entertaining but probably BS, it looks like a scam. The overall look a of the bike is pleasing and neat early Dura Ace hardware But I would stay a mile away.

Scott Violetta
Frozen in Fowlerville, MI