CHIGASAKI STYLE**fi’zi:k ADAPTIVE 3D printed saddles!! Welcome to the Future!!
by: Naoki Sakai

fi’zi:k calls this the dawn of a new era for performance cycling saddles.  Antares Versus Evo 00 Adaptive is a performance saddle with a revolutionary 3d printed padding offering seamlessly engineered zonal cushioning.

 

 

 

 

The Adaptive saddle padding is crafted by a company called Carbon which makes 3d printed products using its Digital Light Synthesis technology.  DLS uses digital ultraviolet light projection, oxygen permesable optics and programmable liquid resins in its ground breaking production of parts with excellent mechanical properties resolution and surface finish.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

The pattern of the cushion creates multiple functional zones within the saddle making for tailored zonal cushioning. Each of these key functional zones gives dinstinctive cushioning and mechanical response.  It has a honeycomb design for structural strength and flexibility.  fi’zi:k says it is an easily washable, long lasting saddle.  It is priced at 48000 yen +TAX. Please come to Y’s Road Chigasaki and check out all our road and triathlon products!! 🙂