Philip Huyghe wrote:
>> The one clue that might prove that it could be an actual Merckx frame
>> is if you can get a good look at the rear brake bridge. The bridge
>> should have the Merckx name scripted into the bridge. The brake bridge
>> is usually a unique shape and I thought in the one view that I could
>> see that shape.
If the bridge has the "Merckx" engraving, that should settle the matter. If not, well, those bridge shapes were widely available to any builder -- I have a few here even.
John Thompson (email@example.com)
Appleton WI USA