A bicycle component comprising an elongated body consisting of structural fibres incorporated in a matrix of polymeric material and having, in an end part thereof, a seat for mechanical coupling with an element of the bicycle, wherein in the zone between said seat and the end (11, 12) of said body (2) there is at least one continuous layer of structural fibres (13, 14; 33, 34; 53, 54; 413a, 413b, 413c, 413d) at least partially surrounding said seat (5, 6; 45, 46; 405a, 405b, 405c, 405d, 406) to ensure mechanical continuity in said zone (9, 10; 29, 30), characterised in that said matrix of polymeric material comprises small sheets of structural fibres arranged randomly inside the matrix.
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Published patent application
Disclosure date: 10-02-2007
Publication date: 10-21-2009
Applicant: CAMPAGNOLO SRL, IT
Inventor: DAL PRA GIUSEPPE, IT ; DETTORI PAOLO, IT ; FELTRIN MAURI, IT
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