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Cable operated SO
« on: November 17, 2005, 01:38:16 PM »
Looking for a "Pro Con" analysis of cable operated SOs.       Which is more reliable/durable, last longest etc           Thanx;        Sorcisto      Or is the other system better?

Jim Dick

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Re: Cable operated SO
« Reply #1 on: November 17, 2005, 04:24:07 PM »
Hi Sorcisto,

Others may have more knowledge than me on this but I would opt for the rack and pinion electric system now available on most newer models. The slideouts usually come in straight with very few problems. I can visualize problems with a cable system if one is slightly stretched more than the other. Again, I've never seen one so I don't know all the pros and cons.

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Re: Cable operated SO
« Reply #2 on: November 17, 2005, 05:04:23 PM »
I agree with Jim.  The big negative with a cable system is if one cable stretches more than the other it could cause problems.
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