04440413 is referenced by 17 patents and cites 4 patents.

An improved rear wheel suspension for a motorcycle is provided which includes a body frame, a rear wheel support frame such as a rear fork pivotally mounted on the body frame for upward and downward movement relative thereto and rotatably supporting a rear wheel, at least one rear shock absorber disposed between the body frame and the rear wheel support frame for damping the relative movement between the body frame and the rear wheel, and a mechanism for adjusting the damping force of the rear shock absorber in a manner such that the rate of increase in the compression stroke of the rear shock absorber is increased in proportion to the upward movement of the rear wheel relative to the body frame.

Title
Rear wheel suspension for a motorcycle
Application Number
119485
Publication Number
4440413
Application Date
July 22, 1981
Publication Date
April 3, 1984
Inventor
Kazuhiro Yamamoto
Asaka
JP
Shinichi Miyakoshi
Fujimi
JP
Agent
Armstrong Nikaido Marmelstein & Kubovcik
Assignee
Honda Giken Kogyo Kabushiki Kaisha
JP
IPC
B62K 25/04
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