Cam chain tensioners

Beth hacktastic at
Sun May 17 10:21:10 PDT 2009

On Sun, May 17, 2009 at 9:13 AM, KC Gager <kc at> wrote:
> FYI Manuel cam chain pensioners are good for about 2 Hp. less parasitic
> losses. I've seen to many of them fail on all kinds for bike where we put
> manual one on just to be safe, and the fewer parasites are a good thing

2 HP of parasitic loss from the OEM CCT? That seems a bit extreme.


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