No.. Very bad idea, i will total screw up the functionality of the dw link and it is almost garunteed to end up damaging the frame, and thats if it even fits. You need the correct size shock. And why did you make 3 new threads and also revive a year old thread? You should have just made one thread with all your questions.donasumen said:can somebody there share any thought on using 7.5 shock to Hollowpoint frames 04 model? I wonder if there will be a negative or positve effect in pedaling efficiency.