E-Talian

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Exploring Italy's industrial and manufacturing heritage.



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Giovanni Battaglin (a Giro and Vuelta winner), like a few former pro cyclists, went on to manufacture his own bikes. Stephen Roche rode his treble back in the 80s on a Battaglin.  I just found this particular one on the Battaglin site to be gorg...

"Italian researchers on Thursday unveiled a new robotic hand they say allows users to grip objects more naturally and features a design that will lower the price significantly.The Hennes robotic hand has a simpler mechanical design compared with othe...

"...Judging by its name alone, you might guess that the "Lafesta" is some obscure, one-off supercar from an Italian workshop somewhere. But no, it’s actually a Hyundai; the small Lafesta sedan – which translates to "festival" in Italian –...

A medieval Italian man was found with what appears to be a knife for a hand."...The skeleton in question was found in a Longobard necropolis in the north of Italy, dating back to around the 6th to 8th centuries CE. Hundreds of skeletons wer...

What separates Italian bikes from all others is their pedigree. Few can match the status of these historically important brands that have richly contributed to the sport of road racing.Alas, the aura and legend of bikes designed and made by Italian h...

The seismo-electromagnetic satellite project launched by the two countries is part of an overall plan to deepen relations through such strategic partnerships.

I really need to quell this laziness.Anyway.Buon Anno a tutti!And it's a happy new year it looks like in Italy's manufacturing industry."The Italian plastic and rubber machinery manufacturing sector is set to post 5 percent growth for the year 2017,...