This beauty was at the Australian Road National Championships on the weekend, freshly signed to complete the trio of signatures adorning the bike.

The manufacturer – Eddy Merckx, and the riders who gave it prominence – Phil Anderson and Super domestique Allan Peiper.

Campagnolo C Record ensemble, Cinelli cockpit and Cobra bidon / race plates from the era.  One of many fine Merckx’s from the owners stable.


If you haven’t read his biography ‘A Peiper’s Tale’ it is a great read.

Check out this interview about a memorable two days in the 1988 Giro.