All that for 3 HP?

zoran zv30 at
Tue Jun 24 15:03:52 PDT 2008

you did not do really anything to gain some good hp number.
and number is not important,it will be different on every dyno.

Zoran Vujasinovic
Twin Works Factory
----- Original Message ----- 
From: "Armen Amirian" <rugerii at>
To: <sv650 at>
Sent: Tuesday, June 24, 2008 1:33 PM
Subject: All that for 3 HP?

> Read the list of parts and fondling to get 65 HP. Gotta say I'm 
> underwhelmed. I have a totally stock pipe, K+N A/F, stock carbs with 
> needles shimmed and mixture screws turned out, 520 chain conversion and -1 
> on the rear gearing. At Pocono last year it put out 62+ HP on the local 
> guys dyno who seemed to know what he was doing.
> Lots less money and twiddling and I don't piss off the neighbors.
> Perfectly linear HP/torque curve and dead straight fuel curve. Did a track 
> day at Loudon a few weeks ago and the bike was flawless. Pulls from 
> 3-10.5K very cleanly.
> Sorry if I am underwhelmed.
> Oh, and did I mention 50 MPG with me and the goil and two 28 liter Givi 
> saddlebags, and the 35 liter top box, doing a steady 75 mph?

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