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Cable rail kits and components designed for your posts

Upgrade your existing railing to cable railing using Cable Bullet tensioner kits. Safely and securely tension your cables out of sight.

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Signature Series Cable Railing

Signature series cable railing features heavy-duty aluminum posts, reinforced handrail, and Cable Bullet patented stainless steel tensioner kits.

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Top/surface mount posts, cable rail kits & cable

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Signature Series Railing

Heavy-Duty Aluminum Posts, Handrail, with Stainless Steel Cables

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Top or surface mount railing designed for use with Cable Bullet tensioner kits

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Side mount cable railing designed for use with Cable Bullet tensioner kits

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All-In-One, Integrated Post+Tensioning System

Venture series cable railing is the first ever fully integrated post and cable tensioning system. The patented Cable Bullet mechanism is machined directly into solid stainless steel posts for a sleek, modern look that's as beautiful as it is strong.

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Guides & Instructions

Helpful resources and guides for installing and maintaining your cable railing.

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How to Install Cable Rail Tensioners in Vinyl or Composite Sleeved Posts

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This project is: DIY-friendly - Intermediate

Working with sleeves may require additional time, care, and some specialized drill bits.

Using stainless steel cable railing with vinyl or composite post sleeves is growing in popularity, and it's not difficult to see why! Finished sleeves are easier to maintain over time, can be coordinated with composite decking, and are generally less expensive than aluminum or steel posts. Many composite railing manufacturers also offer optional lighting and decorative add-ons that can take any deck design to the next level.

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White sleeved deck posts with Cable Bullet tensioners

Although Cable Bullet does not sell composite or vinyl sleeves, our tensioners are designed to work with a wide range of available sleeves, including popular brands like Azek, Timbertech, and Trex. Three tensioner lengths are available for 4-inch, up to 6-inch square sleeves (4x4 center post).