My name is MARC CERDAN, I am a freelance Inventor/Designer based in Vallnord, Andorra.
I like to think different, simplify, reinvent and start new ideas from scratch. And I am especially dedicated to cycling related projects.
If you are interested in some of my designs, or require of a cycling expert to develop a new product, contact me by  .

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2017 projects

 

IVY & LIANA DROPPER POSTS + MUDRA REMOTE LEVERS

Introducing Ivy, Liana and Mudra. A family of 5 new patent pending dropper posts and 3 remote levers I had been working on the last months.
IVY is a mechanical dropper post designed for CX, XC and ROAD, performs 40mm of travel and 2 positions -up or down. And its available in Coil and Air spring versions.
LIANA dropper post, the 5th generation of its family in the market, designed for MTB, performs until 150mm of travel and it's available in 3 positions and Multi positions mechanical versions and an infinite positions hydraulic version.
And MUDRA remote lever with a CX, 2X and 1X version, and adapters for MatchMaker and I-SPEC 2.

 
 
 
 

old projects

Ritchey Dropper Post (RDP3)

2015

 

Design

 

Prototyping

The RDP3 is the evolution of RDP1. A very reliable and light dropper seatpost that was especially designed for Ritchey.

Dropper Post (RDP1)

2015

 

Design

 

Prototyping

The RDP1 is a mechanical 3 positions dropper post.

MotoGP Connection Supports

2013

 

Design

Modular structure to route wires and host connectors for CRT Kawasaki engines of the MotoGP motorcycle world championship.

Modular structure for electronic connectors of MotoGP CRT Kawasaki engines
 

Blacx Jewel Dropper Post (v.2012)

2012

 

Design & Manufacture

In the 3rd Jewel seatpost generation my main priority has been to make an indestructible product, capable of working under extreme conditions, crash-proof and not easy to be damaged in case of abuse resistant.

Blacx Jewel Dropper Post (v.2010)

2010

 

Design & Manufacture

In the 2nd generation, I did an extensive redesign of the whole seatpost, based on the same concept but improving the MCL locking system.

Blacx Jewel Dropper Post (v.2009)

2009

 

Design & Manufacture

First Jewel Seatpost, first implementation of the Magnetic Locking System (MCL).
Awarded with an iF Product Design Award at Eurobike 2009.

adventure/racing projects

TransPyreness Hardstyle

2015

 

2013

 

Adventure

A solo adventure through the Pyrenees.

Allride Series

2004

 

Enduro Races

ALLRIDE SERIES were four mad enduro races that I organized circa 2004.

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