An unsung yet highly important Italian frame
builder to: Merckx, Anquetil , Van Looy..."Everybody"
did not want anyone to know
he built. At one race, Pela and Giuseppe Scapola saw Jacques
Anquetil, they said hello to him and Pela' told Giuseppe
afterwards that Anquetil's bike had a bottom bracket height 2
cm. higher then normal; so as to pedal through the turns. Asked
how he knew, Pela' laughed and said he knew because he built the
|Guiseppe Pela, Paratella and Angelo Picchio|
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