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Rule #12 is that the correct number of bikes to own is n+1. I found a great Pre-Black Friday deal on this 2017 Orbea Orca M20i with Shimano Ultegra Di2 electronic shifting and could not pass it up.

Each thumbnail below links to a much larger image of about 5 MB in size.

Unbox bikes in the sitting room?


It is indeed New Bike Day!



Vision Team 30 Comp alloy wheels.


That's an 11-speed 11-28 cassette.



I'll actually use my Chinese carbon 38mm wheelset.






A very well-wrapped present!

A dérailleur in need of a good hanging.

The fork, front brakes and stem.


The rear stays and a chainkeeper, of sorts.


Wrapped-up view from the front.



A 110 mm stem, about to get the handlebars.





The front half unwrapped.

It's an Orbea.



In the 1880s Orbea Brothers was a fixture in the firearms hub of Eibar...

...and a pioneer in the usage of electricity in gun manufacturing.





The rear half mostly unwrapped.


The FSA 50/34 compact front crankset.

The front Di2 dérailleur mechanism.



The small parts box and its contents.



Time for some serious assembly-fu.

"Made in Spain."

Beefy bottom bracket.


Zip ties everywhere!



The rear dérailleur, home at last.



It begins to look like a bike.



That's "bizikleta" in Basque.


The rear mech.


The non-drive side.




Stem and Di2 junction box.

Branded bar end caps. Nice touch.

Prologo saddle.

The drive side.



More Di2 wiring.


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