Go for the superior ascent
Until the 1967 Giro, Eddy Merckx was known mainly as a sprinter. By winning the very tough 12th mountain stage, finishing at the Block Haus, he also made his name as an outstanding climber and tour rider.
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The BlockHaus 67 has an ultra-light (1,150 grams) and stiff aluminum frame, with a carbon fork (360 grams). Eddy Merckx Cycles has a rich history as an aluminum frame builder and is therefore launching this premium aluminum racing bike that can compete on results with the best alloy racing machines in the world. The BlockHaus 67 truly combines outstanding stiffness-to-weight values with great compliance. Ideal as a light climber that stands up to hard knocks.
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|Shimano 105||Shimano RS010|
|Color Anthracite Silver Red (Satin)||Wheelset Shimano RS010|
|Frame Alloy 6069 TB||Tires Continental Ultra Sport II 25|
|Fork Carbon Monocoque|
|Shifters Shimano 105 ST-5800||Sadle Prologo K3 STN|
|Front Derailleur Shimano 105 FD-5800-F||Handlebar Deda Zero 31,7mm 420|
|Rear Derailleur Shimano 105 RD-5800 SS 11S||Stem Deda Zero 80mm|
|Crankset Shimano 105 FC-5800, 50-34T 170||Griptape Eddy Merckx Grip Tape Black|
|Bottom Bracket Shimano BB-RS500PB|
|Cassette Shimano 105 CS-5800 11-28T|
|Chain Shimano CN-HG601-11|
|Brakes Shimano 105 BR-5800|