Thru axle & flat mount 650b tourer

N.B. The photos above are for illustration purposes only and are not refelective of the specs below

SKYELANDER 650b

We will now be offering two spec choices for our Skyelander 650b. Both will have the option of 1" threaded steerer for a quill stem, or a 1 1/8" threadless for ahead. We will also have a disc option with Reynolds tubing. All the frames will be custom made based on the customer's measurements, they will be lugged, include mounts for 2 x bottle cages, front and rear racks (Reynolds tubing only) and mudguards. The frame will include a Rene Herse chainslap strap and use Rene Herse brake cable stops on the top tube. External dynamo wire guides can be brazed onto the fork blade if required. There will be a choice of low trail (c39mm) or mid+ trail (c58mm).

The specs are detailed below. If you would like to discuss the bike then please email me on info@stanforthbikes.co.uk, or for more info on providing measurements click here

Spec 1 - Skyelander 650b (VO)

Frame & Forks: Lugged frame hand built in England. Reynolds 631 main frame, Reynolds 525 / Columbus stays. Reynolds 631 fork blades. 

Headset: Threaded -  1" Stronglight A9 Alloy, Threadless: 1 1/8" Tange Seiki J27 technoglide silver

Shifters: Shimano 105 R7000 STI's 11 speed silver

Rear Derailleur: Shimano 105 R7000 silver

Front derailleur: Shimano 105 R7000 silver

Chainset: Velo Orange Grand Cru 46/30 

Cassette: Shimano 105 HG700 11-34 11 speed

Brakes: Velo Orange Grand Cru Zeste Cantilevers silver

Levers: Shimano 105 R7000 STI's

Rims: Pacenti Brevet 650b 32h

Hubs: Grand Cru Velo Orange rear touring hub + Grand Cru High Flange front touring hub

Tyres: Rene Herse Babyshoe 650b x 42mm

Stem: Nitto NP quill or Velo Orange ahead

Bars: Nitto Randonneur

Seatpost: Aluminium, seatpost, 27.2mm, silver unbranded

Saddle: Brooks B17 

Tape: Brooks leather

Pedals: MKS Sylvan

Rear cable hanger: Nitto seat bolt attached

Finish: Dusk Blue or any of our stock colours

Sizes: Custom sizing

Price: £3,995

Front Rack option: Velo Orange Randonneur cantilever rack with integrated decaleur +£120, Tubus Tara lowrider +£80
Mudguard option: Velo Orange 650b Snakeskin silver +£80

Rear rack: Tubus Vega silver: +£100

Dynamo hub upgrade: SP dynamo hub (+£90), Son 28 (+£240)

Reynolds 853 upgrade: +£220

Disc brake upgrade: Paragon rear dropouts with IS mount / QR, TRP Spyre calipers, compressionless cables, 160mm rotors, disc fork blades - +£200

Spec 2 - Skyelander 650b (RH)

Frame & Forks: Lugged frame hand built in England. Compass Mule frame tubes, Kasei Special fork blades. 

Headset: Threaded -  1" Stronglight A9 Alloy, Threadless: 1 1/8" Tange Seiki J27 technoglide silver

Shifters: Shimano R8000 Ultegra double mechanical 11-speed STI levers

Rear Derailleur: Shimano Ultegra RD-R8000 rear derailleur GS cage

Front derailleur: Shimano Ultegra FD-R8000 front derailleur

Chainset: Rene Herse Speed Double Cranks 46/30

Bottom Bracket: SKF

Cassette: Shimano Ultegra CS-HG800 11 speed 11-34

Brakes: Rene Herse Cantilevers

Levers: Shimano R8000 Ultegra double mechanical 11-speed STI levers

Rims: Pacenti Brevet 650b 32h

Hubs: Grand Cru Velo Orange rear touring hub + Grand Cru High Flange front touring hub

Tyres: Rene Herse Babyshoe 650b x 42mm

Stem: Nitto NP quill or Rene herse ahead

Bars: Rene Herse Randonneur handlebars

Seatpost: Nitto S65 27.2mm, silver

Saddle: Gilles Bethoud Aspin

Tape: Brooks leather

Pedals: MKS Sylvan Next

Rear cable hanger: Nitto seat bolt attached

Finish: Dusk Blue or any of our stock colours

Sizes: Custom sizing

Price: £5,200

Rack option: Rene Herse UD-2 cantilever front rack +£200

Rene Herse Decaleur +£200
Mudguard option: Rene Herse Smooth Fenders 650b: +£95

Dynamo hub upgrade: SP dynamo hub (+£90), Son 28 (+£240)

Disc brake upgrade: Paragon rear dropouts with IS mount / QR, TRP Spyre calipers, compressionless cables, 160mm rotors, disc fork blades - +£200