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[VIDEO] This ROAD BIKE BUILD blends the BEST STEEL TUBING from the 80s with MODERN parts!

Want to see a road bike build that blends the old with the new? Take a look at the Officina Battaglin Marosticana SLX No. 1! Today, Alex will show you what makes this custom steel bike unique. Samuel, the owner, is an expert cyclist from the US who was craving an injection of 80s nostalgia. … (Read more[VIDEO] This ROAD BIKE BUILD blends the BEST STEEL TUBING from the 80s with MODERN parts!)

Was the 1979 Tour de France more exhausting than this year’s edition?

Are you enjoying the 2020 Tour de France so far? I loved Van Aert’s sprint yesterday. And today I thought it would be nice to share a few lines of Giovanni Battaglin’s new book, 48 Days…  So you can have a unique insight into racing the Tour in 1979. Let’s hear it from the man… (Read moreWas the 1979 Tour de France more exhausting than this year’s edition?)

[VIDEO] Building a STEEL BIKE FRAME: The Art of Brazing

Ever wondered how a frame builder makes a steel bike frame? This video will give you the clearest view of the whole process! Today, you’ll get a behind-the-scenes look at how an Italian craftsman creates a steel bike frame from Columbus tubes and cast lugs. You’ll see Officina Battaglin’s master frame builder Gianantonio brazing a… (Read more[VIDEO] Building a STEEL BIKE FRAME: The Art of Brazing)

[VIDEO] How to build your steel road bike from a classic frame and modern components

Can you build a steel road bike from a classic-looking frame and modern components? The answer is yes! And this new video will show you how. Join Alex in the Battaglin workshop in Marostica, Italy.  Today, you’ll discover the 6 steps to a custom steel road bike that blends classic style and modern performance. And… (Read more[VIDEO] How to build your steel road bike from a classic frame and modern components)

[VIDEO] Building a steel road bike: 8 special CROMOVELATO colors for your custom frame

Want to make your steel road bike truly unique? Finishing your frame in one of these 8 cromovelato colors is the way to go. In this video, you’ll see 8 different cromovelato samples. Each of these 8 small tubes is an authentic Columbus tube that has been finished the same way as a cromovelato frame.… (Read more[VIDEO] Building a steel road bike: 8 special CROMOVELATO colors for your custom frame)