Pitch 650b
R8,000.00
Part No.:  

Pitch 650b

R8,000.00
Part No.:  118355
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Pitch 650b
Overview
Technical Specifications
Geometry
You've thought about it—probably even got out on the dirt or gravel a few times—and now's the time to pull the trigger on a fully-fledged mountain bike. Well, you're in the right place. The Pitch 650b features everything you need to start getting off the road and out on some trails. It features a light aluminium frame that's equal parts performance-driven and durable, while all of the components have been mindfully selected for their capability and long term strength. And when you factor in a geometry that's going to leave you feeling confident and ready to get after it, it's safe to say that the Pitch 650b is the perfect starting point for your life of playing in the dirt.
  • The frame is constructed from lightweight A1 Premium aluminium in order to provide a compliant, durable platform to support our acclaimed Sport Trail 650b Geometry. Combined, you get a bike that's extremely versatile, making it equally capable on the climbs and descents.
  • Custom SR Suntour 650b fork pairs a coil spring with our Multi-Circuit Damping technology to eliminate any "pogo" effect by delivering 80/100mm (size-specific) of hydraulic damped suspension that smooths out rough terrain.
  • A Shimano Acera rear derailleur is built to with durability in mind, so you can rest assured that you'll have a reliable shifting partner for the long trails ahead. 

Technical Specifications

FRAMESET
SEAT BINDER Alloy, QR clamp, 31.8mm
FRAME Specialized A1 Premium Aluminum, Sport Trail 650b Geometry, butted tube sets, externally relieved head tube, forged dropouts, reinforced disc mount, replaceable alloy derailleur hanger
DRIVETRAIN
BOTTOM BRACKET Square taper, 73mm, internal bearings
CHAIN KMC X8, 8-speed w/reusable MissingLink
CRANKSET Forged alloy, square taper spindle w/chainguard
CASSETTE Sunrace, 8-speed, 11-34t
SHIFT LEVERS Shimano EF510, EZ Fire Plus, 8-speed
FRONT DERAILLEUR Shimano Altus, 34.9mm clamp, down-swing, 7/8-speed
CHAINRINGS 44/32/22T
REAR DERAILLEUR Shimano Acera, SGS cage, 8-speed
COCKPIT
SADDLE Body Geometry mountain, steel rails, 143mm
SEATPOST Alloy, 12mm offset, 2-bolt clamp, 30.9mm
GRIPS Specialized MTB Grip, lock-on
HANDLEBARS Stout bar, 15mm rise, 9-degree backsweep, 5-degree upsweep, 720mm width, 31.8mm
STEM Stout 3D-forged alloy, 31.8mm, 6-degree rise
BRAKES
FRONT BRAKE Shimano BR-M375, mechanical disc, resin pads, 180/160mm rotor
REAR BRAKE Shimano BR-M375, mechanical disc, resin pads, 160mm rotor
ACCESSORIES
PEDALS Specialized Dirt
Suspension
FORK SR Suntour XCT 650b, coil spring, custom Multi-Circuit Damping, 80/100mm travel
WHEELS
FRONT HUB Shimano Center Lock, disc, 9x100mm QR, 32h
REAR HUB Shimano Center Lock, disc, 10x135mm QR, 32h
SPOKES Stainless, 14g
FRONT TYRE Ground Control Sport, 650bx2.1", 60TPI, wire bead, Flak Jacket protection
RIMS Stout 650b, alloy, disc only, double-wall, 25mm inner width, 32h
REAR TYRE Ground Control Sport, 650bx2.1", 60TPI, wire bead, Flak Jacket protection

Geometry

Geometry Chart

Pitch - Geometry

XS S M L XL
  XS S M L XL
Crank Length 170mm 170mm 175mm 175mm 175mm
Stem Length 60mm 60mm 70mm 80mm 90mm
Saddle Width 143mm 143mm 143mm 143mm 143mm
Handlebar Width 720mm 720mm 720mm 720mm 720mm
Seat Post Length 300mm 350mm 350mm 400mm 400mm
Reach 370mm 391mm 410mm 429mm 449mm
Stack 580mm 580mm 580mm 580mm 599mm
Wheelbase 1025mm 1046mm 1065mm 1084mm 1110mm
Bike Stand-Over Height 694mm 733mm 780mm 792mm 835mm
Head-Tube Length 100mm 100mm 100mm 100mm 120mm
Front-Center 605mm 626mm 645mm 664mm 690mm
Fork Rake/Offset 42mm 42mm 42mm 42mm 42mm
Head-Tube Angle 70.5° 70.5° 70.5° 70.5° 70.5°
Trail 79mm 79mm 79mm 79mm 79mm
B-B Height 301mm 301mm 301mm 301mm 301mm
Chain-Stay Length 425mm 425mm 425mm 425mm 425mm
Fork Length (full) 475mm 475mm 475mm 475mm 475mm
Seat-Tube Angle 74° 74° 73° 73° 73°
B-B Drop 48mm 48mm 48mm 48mm 48mm
Seat-Tube Length 330mm 394mm 444mm 460mm 510mm
Top-Tube Length (horizontal) 536mm 557mm 587mm 606mm 632mm