Cam chain tensioners

Steve Robertson srobertson at
Sun May 17 12:22:24 PDT 2009

Thanks for the info KC. I had heard there was some power to be gained
but didn't realize it was that much. Might be worth a little extra fiddling 
a self-adjusting stock CCT. I'll just have to remember to remind my 

> 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

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