Q: Does Elves make its frames in its own factory?
A: Yes, Elves does have its own factory.
Q: Are the frames open source mould?
A: Elves frames are not open source, but they do provide OEM services to other brands.
Q: Where are the frames made?
A: Elves frames are made in China Shenzhen.
Elves means, lightness, mysterious, powerful and beautiful, elves’ products are built from high tensile carbon fiber and passed by rigorously tested, and they are so different and individual—all of the above reflect elves feature! We know just perfect products can let us rise above the competition and go further!
Elves’ R&D (Research and Development) team headed by Mr. David from Taiwan, David has worked for Giant and Specialized for more than 20 years, he had directly participated in many carbon frames of design and development and accumulated very rich experience in carbon frame design and product testing. When we established the carbon factory in Shenzhen in 2006, David led his R&D team to provide ODM services for some international bike company and also our company began to offer OEM service for them. In 2016, we registered the Elves brand in the US and David’s R&D team began to design and produce our own Elves products.
At Elves we have excellent frame designers, perfect production and manufacturing technology. In 2017, Elves made an important decision to cooperate with DSD (Diamond Sports Design of Hong Kong) for frame painting design, DSD is a very famous design studio in Hong Kong, they have been cooperating with many international sports brand, familiar with the current sports products popular trend and has a wealth of design experience, DSD brings many revolutionary designs solutions on frames painting, that gave Elves a great reputation in China in a very short time, and Elves lead the china bicycle painting design from 2017. See Video HERE.
Although Elves is a new bicycle brand, we have our own carbon factory and professional research and development team. We believe that good products and good design will be accepted by the market sooner or later and go further.