The Outback 650b

The Outback is the bike we all need and have always wanted. This bike has been in development for combined total of 36 years of construction and refinement, ride testing, component modernization, and design innovation. Igleheart and Ahearne have put their experiences together to come up with the ultimate get-out-of-town bike. And here it is, the pinnacle of escapism:


Our standard frame & fork includes:

  • 650b wheels with clearance for fenders & 2.4" knobby tires
  • 26" and 29er wheel options available based on rider needs
  • Disc brakes
  • Full rack & pack compatibility
  • TIG steel construction with proprietary tubing selection, all top-quality butted main tubes
  • 3 water bottle mounts
  • Custom top tube & seat tube lengths to optimize rider/bicycle interface
  • Stock powder coat color options include:
    • British Racing Green
    • Black
    • Matte clear
    • Navy blue
    • Merckx orange
    • Mouse gray
    • Custom color options available for an added cost.

Other options:

  • Rohloff ready dropouts and cable routing: $325
  • Fork "hot foot" dropouts for Schmidt SL connector-less generator front hub (includes dropout installation and wiring ports. Hub sold seperately): $225
  • Through-axle fork dropouts (rear dropout options available, but they're not yet available with rack mounts): $200
  • Chris King headset with cups pressed in: $155
  • S&S coupler installation (Includes coupler wrench. Internal couplers available upon request): $750
  • Honjo H-95 super wide flat fenders for fat 650b tires: $210
  • Complete parts kits and assembly available upon request. Contact us for specifics and pricing.

50+ Years of Experience

Christopher Igleheart

Joseph Ahearne