Cam chain tensioners

zoran zv30 at
Sun May 17 12:37:39 PDT 2009

do I look like scientist? :)
all I can say is I never had problem with stock tensioners or seen one fail 
and I hate APE ones and been taking them off. seen to many of those fail.


Zoran Vujasinovic
Twin Works Factory

----- Original Message ----- 
From: "Beth" <hacktastic at>
To: "Suzuki SV650 Mailing List" <sv650 at>
Sent: Sunday, May 17, 2009 12:35 PM
Subject: Re: Cam chain tensioners

> On Sun, May 17, 2009 at 12:22 PM, Steve Robertson
> <srobertson at> wrote:
>> 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
>> over
>> a self-adjusting stock CCT. I'll just have to remember to remind my
>> mechanic!
> I want to see what Zoran has to say on this, rather than spend money
> for something that may or may not be snake oil or the results of
> non-scientific testing. Seriously. I want to see dyno graphs and
> regression analysis. It's the only way to be sure, other than nuking
> it from orbit. ;)
> -Beth 

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