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Old 05-08-2014, 11:35 AM   #40
markk53
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Originally Posted by ttpete View Post
Lots of today's bikes do. Not uncommon at all. Kawasaki Versys, ER-6, and Ninja 650R have them.

Vincent motorcycles patented and used the single shock design beginning in 1928.
I don't know about the single shock, all the big twins from the forties and fifties had TWO shocks in there. Fact is every one I've seen with original frames had the triangular swingarm with twin shocks.
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