Category Archives: Beta – (Richard Allen)

This is a twinshock project being developed by Richard Allen using a Beta 125 with a TR34 engine and some nice extras…

Beta Twinshock – Post 5

Quick update from Richard this week as he’s been getting his aircooled mono ready for the Normandale Trial this weekend. He needed an airfilter and whilst rifling through the parts bins at John Lee Motorcycles found a Honda filter which … Continue reading

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Beta Twinshock – Post 4

Richard has stated to do some work on a modified swinging arm for the bike. The swinging arm that he’s using started life on a Beta Rev 3 which needs some significant alteration to fit. (you can see the original … Continue reading

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Beta Twinshock – Post 3

Before any real work starts on the chassis, Richard is going to get it running at it is with the 125cc engine purely to give the chassis a quick test to see how it steers, whether the footrests need re-positioning … Continue reading

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Beta Twinshock – Post 2

As you will have seen in post 1, the bike came with a lovely double seat, which would have been fine for a beach cruiser but exactly suited to a competition twinshock. Richard has therefore got straight onto the seat. … Continue reading

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New Project – Twinshock Beta by Richard Allen – Post 1

I got talking to Richard at the Telford Classic Off Road Show as he had been breaking an Aprillia Mono and I felt that the swinging arm would be something that could be modified to fit the next SWM project. … Continue reading

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