View Single Post
  #9  
Old 04-17-2012, 01:18 PM
rlitman rlitman is offline
LawnSite Senior Member
 
Join Date: Sep 2009
Location: Long Island
Posts: 989
Quote:
Originally Posted by fixer67 View Post
There is a "fix" for this. Get a threaded rod coupling. . . Slide the shaft into the hole you drilled and tighted the set screws from both sides.
That is freaking genius.

If you go to a bicycle shop, they'll have a replacement cable housing that they can cut to length, used for bike brakes. The good ones have a teflon liner sleeve. That makes things much smoother.
It still doesn't hurt to spray a lube inside though, and lube the cable first, just for corrosion protection.
Reply With Quote
 
Page generated in 0.04198 seconds with 7 queries