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Swislon

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New Mercury has arrived
« on: October 20, 2017, 04:49:39 PM »
Amazing service as always and the bike arrived on Wednesday.
This is a photo from our ride today on a twenty mile round trip (including a coffee stop!) to Wetherby in the claggy weather.
Lovely ride on the tubeless tyres.

Steve

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Re: New Mercury has arrived
« Reply #1 on: October 20, 2017, 04:59:14 PM »
It was money well spent!
Have some great rides.
Julian.

Danneaux

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Re: New Mercury has arrived
« Reply #2 on: October 20, 2017, 05:21:14 PM »
Oh, wow -- a stunner!

All congratulations.

Best,

Dan.

jags

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Re: New Mercury has arrived
« Reply #3 on: October 20, 2017, 06:43:56 PM »
Pure Class enjoy every pedal stroke keep her clean 8) 8)..
Did you see the new range of tubless by mavic  the guys on GCN love them reckon there the best.
anyhoo great looking bike for sure.

anto.

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Re: New Mercury has arrived
« Reply #4 on: October 20, 2017, 07:30:03 PM »

John Saxby

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Re: New Mercury has arrived
« Reply #5 on: October 20, 2017, 10:15:13 PM »
+1 more, Steve.  Bike looks terrific -- enjoy!

geocycle

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Re: New Mercury has arrived
« Reply #6 on: October 20, 2017, 11:27:15 PM »
Fantastic, thanks for sharing the pics. Interesting comment about your tubeless tyres, it would be good to try them at some point.
 

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Re: New Mercury has arrived
« Reply #7 on: October 21, 2017, 01:52:04 AM »
Looks good, what size is that? 

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Re: New Mercury has arrived
« Reply #8 on: October 21, 2017, 11:08:49 AM »
Blue is such a lovely colour for a bike.
Tubeless tyres, will be interested to hear how they perform in the long term.  May be a bit of competition for the  Marathon Plus heavyweights.
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Re: New Mercury has arrived
« Reply #9 on: October 21, 2017, 04:31:15 PM »
Lovely bike,I hope you have many happy years together.

Swislon

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Re: New Mercury has arrived
« Reply #10 on: October 21, 2017, 04:35:40 PM »
Hi Guys and thanks for comments.

Size is 610L. I'm 6' 2"

Tubeless is an interesting experiment.
Comfort definitely good. Speed no slower because of the tyres (legs different discussion!). Longevity we shall see.

Anto the idea of the Rohloff is that I don't need to clean it too often! In this weather I would need to clean after every ride and that ain't going to happen!!

Steve

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Re: New Mercury has arrived
« Reply #11 on: October 21, 2017, 05:01:15 PM »
Size is 610L. I'm 6' 2"
That's encouraging, I'm the same height with the same size on order, it looks nicely proportioned with isn't always the case in frames our size.

jags

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Re: New Mercury has arrived
« Reply #12 on: October 21, 2017, 06:44:20 PM »
Hi Guys and thanks for comments.

Size is 610L. I'm 6' 2"

Tubeless is an interesting experiment.
Comfort definitely good. Speed no slower because of the tyres (legs different discussion!). Longevity we shall see.

Anto the idea of the Rohloff is that I don't need to clean it too often! In this weather I would need to clean after every ride and that ain't going to happen!!

Steve
Ah Steve you got to keep that beauty clean doesn't take long and it will  always look class. ;)