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Unique bike design solutions

Designing specialist bicycles

How did Jan set about adapting the standard bicycle to solve people’s transport problems?

His range of specialist bicycles includes models that:

The picture shows one of Jan’s designs - the Filipallet. This was designed to carry entire pallets (wooden trays) of goods between its back wheels. With a maximum load of 250 kilos, the Filipallet has the advantage of being able to carry goods into city centres that are inaccessible for cars and vans.

Other designs include:




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