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Old 03 September 2016, 17:06   #21
Country: UK - Scotland
Boat name: Wildheart
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I have fitted a couple of thick bungees that hold the middle of my cables higher than the ends. I guess a combination of the air having nowhere to go (and therefore not allowing as much water in) and being downhill to drain them, touch wood they are still working 7 years after I got the trailer.

This, of course will be my famous last words moment......

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Old 04 September 2016, 03:12   #22
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Brake cables are available with grease nipples fitted halfway along their length, this allows grease to be pumped into the cables to keep water out👍

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