jewellery and economy

‘On Sunday evening (7th June 2015), Sir Bradley Wiggins broke the world hour record on a Pinarello bike fitted with 3D printed aerodynamic handlebars which had been developed at the Mercury Centre.

…Dimitris Katsanis, chief designer in Pinarello Lab, says: “Bolide HR is the most aerodynamic bike in the world. When it came to the handlebars, we needed them to be as good in terms of aerodynamics, but we also needed them to be a perfect fit for the rider.’

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Piranelli 3d printed handlebar, collection  Victoria and Albert Museum, London