PDS 17, busted shock body!

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Quote Originally Posted by Folie View Post
I believe the reason that the heim joint is used is that the shock is not only angled front to back, but also slightly sideways. So the heim joint rotates along 2 axes. Else a needle bearing could have been applied. This means that there is also a side load. This would indeed be directed to the chain side for the bottom one.
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