E-Talian

Blog URL:http://e-Talian.blogspot.com
Blog Tags:italy, engineering, precision art, cars, motorcycles, science and technology, furniture, bicycles, design

Exploring Italy's industrial and manufacturing heritage.



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Just some random links.Another Giro has come and gone. While not one of the most exciting Giros of recent times, it was nonetheless a intriguing one for cycling fans. It's a shame no major networks covered this majestic race - arguably now the best o...

Let's continue celebrating Italian works of bicycle art.Tommasini is out of Grosseto. A town where we happen to have a friend.We may just have to visit one of these days.

Look ma! First post of May!The Giro D'Italia is criminally under appreciated and reported in the largely Anglicized North American sports landscape. It's a shame because it's one of the most eclectic, unpredictable and iconic of all races in a countr...

Just one post thus far in 2019.I really need to step up my game.I just finished reading a 715 page book on World War I and decided to post a couple of Italian pistols.First up, the Bodeo 1889 Model.And the 'over-engineered' Glisenti 1910.Hopefully I'...

My first post of 2019. I know, I really need to be more involved and energetic. But procrastination is a problem. It's not like I get paid for any of this. Heck, Google even kicked me off some payment thing they had. Plus all these regulatory notices...

Happy New Year!

on Dec 30, 2018

And belated Merry Christmas.While I'm at it Happy Holidays!Nothing like talking into the wind. No one reads this blog but I'll keep going in 2019.

Just some random companies in Italy I came across.Cognetex is another company focused in machinery (spinning wheels, twisting machines) all too common in Italy. Video on Vimeo.Fadis is another focused on bobbins (spindles).The Arioli group focus...