The Cyrano marks Fizik's first seatpost and like their saddles features masterful design and quality. The 3D forged alloy mast offers great strength at a weight comparable to carbon posts. The clamp design is where the Cyrano really shines. Fizik found that most of the force exerted by the saddle is on the lower clamp which is long with a smooth radius to hold the rails snug without causing excessive stress points that lead to rail failure. The top clamp can thus be shorter with a lower profi...
Strengths: I bought this post to replace the stock Felt carbon that came with my bike. I upgraded saddles and the Fizik kurve snake seat rails did not fit very well in the stock post. This one is a great match. It is almost as light and very sharp looking. The clamp does not require complete removal to install saddle. Easy adjustment. Can not tell difference from carbon. I like the small ring that allows you to mark the saddle hight so removing and reinstalling at same position is a none issue.
Weaknesses: none so far.
I find this is a great product at a good price. It looks top shelf and has great features not found on most seat posts and ease of adjustment is a plus