Fairdale 2022 Weekender MX 650b Bike (Matte Black)

Price: $1,499.00
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Weekender MX 650b Bike

While some people head out on rides with a destination in mind, some simply go out to enjoy the journey. The Fairdale Weekender MX is packed full of features that help riders live in the moment and enjoy the journey. A Sram 1x drivetrain and mechanical disc brakes provide riders with reliable control, while large volume 650b tires and an upright flat bar provide confidence inspiring handling. The Weekender MX is a cruising dream; grab ahold of it and pay attention as your life fills with joy.


  • 100% Chromoly tubing construction with integrated rack and fender mounts 
  • SRAM Apex 1 drivetrain provides a massive gear range for undulating terrain
  • Mechanical post mount disc brakes provide consistent and powerful braking performance
  • High volume tires soak up road chatter and off road "chunk"
Frame: 100% Chromoly Tubing w/ Rack & Fender Mounts
Fork: 100% Chromoly One-Piece Steerer
Handlebar: Fairdale MX-4 Bar
Grips/Tape: Fairdale Swan
Stem: Sunday Freeze Front Load  
Headset: FSA Sealed Integrated
Levers: Avid FR 5
Shifter: SRAM Apex 1 Flat Bar (11sp)
Brakes: Avid BB7 MTB Post Mount Mechanical Disc
Crankset: SRAM Apex 1
BB: Neco BB-501
Pedals: Odyssey Twisted PC Platform Pedals
Chain: KMC X11
Chainring: Narrow-Wide (42T)
Cassette: Sram PG-1130 (11sp) (11/42T)
Front Derailleur: -
Rear Derailleur: Sram Apex 1 (Long Cage) (11sp)
Front Hub: Aluminum Sealed Bearing (Disc)
Rear Hub: Aluminum Sealed Bearing (Disc) 
Rims: Aluminum Double Wall (32H) (650b)
Saddle: Fairdale Race Seat
Seatpost: Micro Adjust (27.2mm)
Seat Clamp: Fairdale (30mm)
Front Tire: Continental DBL Fighter III (27.5" x 2.0")
Rear Tire: Continental DBL Fighter III (27.5" x 2.0")

*These bikes are fully built by our expert bike builders, then partially disassembled as needed for shipping. Bikes will arrive to you with some basic assembly still required. 
*Sizes XS & S feature 27.5" x 1.65" Maxxis Overdrive tires

This product was added to our catalog on May 6, 2021

Sizing Recommendations for Riders Who Fall Between Sizes:

  • Sizing down will provide a more maneuverable ride while sizing up will provide more stability
Rider Height (Feet)Rider Height (CM)
S (52cm)5'2" - 5'7"157 - 170cm
M (55cm)5'7" - 5'10"170 - 178cm
L (58cm)5'9" - 6'1"175 - 185cm
XL (60cm)6'1" - 6'6"185 - 198cm

Note: All sizing recommendations are provided by the manufacturer and may differ for each rider.

SizeS (52cm)M (55cm)L (58cm)XL (60cm)
Top Tube (Effective)523mm554mm579mm602mm
Top Tube (Actual)505mm532mm559mm585mm
Seat Tube (BB Center To TT Top)454mm485mm533mm576mm
Seat Tube (BB Center To TT Center)414mm445mm493mm536mm
Seat Tube Angle74°73°73°73°
Head Tube Length120mm122mm142mm163mm
Head Tube Angle70°71°72.5°72.5°
Chain Stay Length415mm440mm440mm440mm
Fork Length390mm416mm416mm416mm
Fork Offset50mm50mm50mm50mm
BB Drop54mm72mm72mm72mm
Dropout Spacing135mm135mm135mm135mm
BB TypeEnglish 68English 68English 68English 68
Seat Post27.2mm27.2mm27.2mm272.Mm
Seat Clamp30mm30mm30mm30mm
Approx. Max Tire Width (For 27.5"/650b Wheels)47mm54mm54mm54mm
Approx. Max Tire Width (For 29"/700c Wheels)N/A53mm53mm53mm

Note: All measurements are provided by the manufacturer and may vary depending on how measurements are acquired.