At the Paris Exhibition, Campagnolo presented a derailleur for racing bikes that was so innovative that it became the forerunner of the modern derailleur.
The Gran Sport was the first rear derailleur to exploit the principle of the parallelogram derailleur for racing bikes, which is still used for modern rear derailleurs.
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 skills of artisans such as Lacchini and Pasquali, combined with Oliviero Gallegati's ideas and technical skills, make SOMEC also distinguish itself by many improvements made in its frames. Those innovations were not patented though and other manufacturers have adopted them as well............