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Mercier Kilo TT

Bike tags: Track bike | 57cm | chicago | mercier | ugly
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07 Mercier Kilo TT

Cinelli Alter w/ short bars, or Nitto Jaguar w/ Nitto aluminum drops, or stock stem w, ornage risers (varies by mood)


Velocity Deep V, Formula hub, Vittoria Zaffiro Pro all white tire

Velocity Deep V, Formula Hub, Vittoria Zaffiro Pro all white tire

Sugino RD, Shimano BB

Cane Uno blue post wrong size and stuck forever, Avenir cheapo sadle

was KMC pedals and Power Grips, now Shimano SPD cleats. KMC pink chain

16t Dura Ace cog, 46t Sugino chainring

hand painted for maximum ugliness. this is my everyday work beater and for the money it has served me very well. although one Chicago winter did eat three nickel sized holes in the drive-side chain stay just from road salt, so that sucks, but i filled them with expanding pipe sealing foam.

People who friended this bike CONDENADO, pancho, alejandrolavinjr, kryptocaine, Alia, LuckOne, aifos87, campystamp


toss those ridiculously short straight bars in the trash and never look back ...seriously, you'll do yourself a favor.


how are you switching between

a threadless and a quill stem?

i dig the ride. sweet beater!

This bike is AWESOME

I love the head badge.

empty box from parts, beer

empty box from parts, beer cans, pot ash in a bottle cap, cheap lighter, chinese restaraunt tea cup, subway remains, bali shag pouch, multi-tool, tags on coffee table legs, mismatched furniture, dude in black hoodie in the background. i feel like this could be the living room of 90% of people on here

nickel sized holes eh? 3 of them? i think it's time to retire that frame or get maximum health insurance

this bike and photo are the

this bike and photo are the bees knees and exactly what the "fixie" scene should be all about. not that the 1000$ fixed gear street bikes aren't nice....

everything about the

everything about the background of these pictures is embarrassing, right down to my creepy roommate in on the couch. it occurred to me that night that the bike might just collapse some day and i'd be sad i hadn't taken pictures earlier. i hope someone starts a thread somewhere just dedicated to making fun of things in the background of bike photos and that this picture is at the top of the list.

i hope you didnt think i was

i hope you didnt think i was knocking you. i dig it and the bike


if you're knockin the Starbucks or the Miller Highlife, I can understand :p

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