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A story of family, tradition and a deep love for bicycles; goes back to the company's foundation in 1948.
Scanabissi is a frame builder whose talent has been discovered only recently.
He has always had an exceptional ability to mount high-quality groupsets on the frames of his bikes.
The Master frame was created in 1983 as a result of Ernesto Colnago's desire to create an innovative, high-quality product that would represent Colnago even symbolically.
The four-pointed star shape of the tube section is reminiscent of the clover, the brand's symbol.
A talented track cyclist and skilled bike builder, Ortelli started riding bikes in 1927 when he was six years old and children's bikes did not even exist. His father adapted an adult one for him, and from that moment on, cycling became his world.
It's one of the most prestigious and innovative manufacturers of steel tubing used in bicycle frames, located in Settala, in the Province of Milan.
Founded in 1919 by Angelo Luigi Colombo, with the name A. L. Colombo (he changed it to Columbus in the '30s), the company immediately began producing high-quality tubing for companies that have made cycling history, from Bianchi to De Rosa, Pinarello and Colnago.