Originally Posted by rdcyclist
Good stuff. You didn't really need to add the slack tube to the cable as the RT cruise spool is isolated from the throttle spool by a pin/slot mechanism. As long as you use the RT cruise spool spring, the Rostra cruise cable is not going to go slack inside the box.
I think he used that as easy way to adjust and get the cable both extended and the length he wanted, more about the chain than slack.