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Old 04-30-2009, 11:10 AM   #9 (permalink)
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Originally Posted by alohaspirit View Post
very cool of the guy to write back

I would think the front shocks would be inside of the housing
as there is visually no room for up/down travel
The actual mouting location for the fairing is probably the upper part of the shock fork. The mobile part, which pushes inside the mounted part (of the shock) usually doesn't start until about the top of the tire. As long as the structure was mounted to the non-compressible part of the shock, the wheel could bound into and out of the aero-structure, while the structure could maintain lateral movement.
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