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Dmarina 06-28-2008 04:44 PM

Cabinet & Drawer, Latches and Hardware
 
Need to find some good latches for Cabinets and drawers. Any HELP????
THANKS

JB2 06-28-2008 05:26 PM

Sounds crazy, but several years ago we put standard "childproof" latches inside all of the cabinet doors on our Caliber 47LRC to act as invisible backup for the ball/friction latches that came with the boat. They childproof latches have worked flawlessly in over 10,000 nm of mostly Caribbean cruising. Despite occasional really heavy conditions, we have yet to have a latch let a cabinet door loose. Although some things have broken in the cabinets from time to time, no unidentified flying objects below!

camaraderie 06-28-2008 09:52 PM

These posts have been moved to their own thread in GEAR . Please READ the design and construction forum guidelines as these posts do not conform. Thanks.


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