Lugged Steel: Fondriest SF2

While I’m into the modern shapes of carbon, the industrial welds of Ti, a fine lugged steel bike like this always catches my eye; especially, when I’m on a retro kick with my new fav Bianchi jersey and 76 shoes.

Fondriest details

Likely Italian threaded

This bike isn’t new and was shown last year at Dealer Camp. I missed that show sitting in an airport and a colleague just sent the photos to me. He said this one was welded in Italy by Sacha White. Fanboys will wood up over that frame fact.

Chrome bits

Read more about the Fondriest SF2 on Albabici’s blog. Fondriest is a former Italian Pro that retired to make bikes and is best known for carbon.

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