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1. (WO2017203460) METHOD OF MANUFACTURING A BICYCLE FRAME AND BICYCLE MADE THROUGH SAID METHOD

Pub. No.:    WO/2017/203460    International Application No.:    PCT/IB2017/053083
Publication Date: Fri Dec 01 00:59:59 CET 2017 International Filing Date: Fri May 26 01:59:59 CEST 2017
IPC: B62K 19/16
B62K 19/02
Applicants: EGO CYCLES S.R.L.
Inventors: REBAGLIATI, Alessio
Title: METHOD OF MANUFACTURING A BICYCLE FRAME AND BICYCLE MADE THROUGH SAID METHOD
Abstract:
Method of manufacturing at least part, of a frame (1) of a bicycle, wherein the frame (1) comprises tube parts (2, 3) joined one to another, comprising the step of joining at least one first and one second tube parts (2, 3) by a joint element (5) made of a composite material comprising a cured resin. According to the invention, the following steps are provided of: inserting at least past of said joint element (5) when the resin is not cured, inside at least one end portion (2.1, 3.1) of each tube parts (2, 3). making said resin cure. The invention further provides the possibility of carrying out the afore said steps contemporaneously for all the joint elements provided in the frame. Object of the invention is also a device for manufacturing bicycle frames according to the afore said method, and a fram.e for bicycles manufactured through said method,