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Old 09-29-2010
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Originally Posted by tdw View Post
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I reckon the idea of two of three openings, hinged at the bottom and with good solid latches is the way to go, rather than just the one.
You mean - like this?!? With the exception of the '50s paint-job, it works well!..

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The shelves (x 2) are full-length and lined, with no stupid dividers to frustrate you when trying to get to that tin that has got itself wedged in somehow behind the seatback and just out of arms reach...

The snaps you see hold the seatback cushions in place as additional prevention for anything coming adrift - although I've not ever needed it yet.
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Last edited by Classic30; 09-29-2010 at 08:30 PM.
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