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Merlin Vintage Mountain Bike

Merlin 3-2.5 Titanium Alloy Frame
Maintenance free double sealed bottom bracket bearing by Phil Wood
Solid titanium brake bosses, shifter bosses, cable guides and cable stops.
Stainless steel button head cable guide bolt and aluminum rivnuts.

Serial Number: 21
Production date: 20.04.1988
Produced By: Rob Vandermark, who later started 7 Cycle

Frame Geometry (inches, degrees) designed by Joe Murray:
Seat Tube: 17
Seat Angle: 73
Head Angle: 71
Chain Stay: 16.75
BB Height: 11.8
Nominal Size: 20
Nominal Top Tube: 22.5

Fork: One-Off Titanium w/reinforced steerer by Mike Augspurger

Handlebar: Cook Bros. 5degree 19? Titanium
Stem: MRC 145mm Titanium
Stem Bolt: MRC 140 mm Titanium
Headset: Chris King Aluminum
Front Brake: Dia-Compe 283S.L
Rear Brake: WTB Aluminum Roller-Cam
Brake Levers: Dia-Compe 283S.L
Shift Levers: Shimano Deore XT SIS
Front Derailleur: Shimano Deore XT
Rear Derailleur: Shimano Sante Short-Cage
Crank Arms: Shimano Deore XT
Chain Rings: Shimano Deore XT Elliptical 26/36/46
Bottom Bracket: Merlin sealed by Phil Wood
Bottom Bracket Spindle: MRC 125mm Titanium
Pedals: Suntour Suberbe Pro 
Pedal spindles: MRC Titanium Spindles
Toe Clips: Galli
Toe Clip Straps: Christophe
Freewheel: Regina America S.L. 13-25
Chain: Regina S.L. Hollow Pin
Rims: Mavic M2 700 cut down to 26? by Keith Bontrager
Hubs: Bullseye Aluminum 32h, 130mm
Spokes: Litespeed 14guage Titanium w/ Aluminum Nipples
Tires: Specialized Turbo 26X1.0
Tubes: Specialized
Seat Post: MRC 352mm Titanium
Seat: Selle Italia Flite Titanium
Seat Bolt: 
Axle Skewers: