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Old 06-06-2011, 16:30   #16
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Re: Locker Lid slams on my Head!

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Well...it hasn't happened yet and I would like to make sure it doesn't. I guess a prop-stick and a bungee cord might work. Surely though..someone here has a genious way of securing and open locker lid to keep it from slamming closed while one's head is in the hole.
All that's well and good. But don't kid yourself, it's still going to get your someday because we all say to ourselves "it will be Ok for just this 1 time"
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Old 06-06-2011, 16:35   #17
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Re: Locker Lid slams on my Head!

I know a guy who cant poke his nose with his index finger because of one of those spring supports.
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Re: Locker Lid slams on my Head!

The trick with the springs is to use two of them. It's hard to bump both by accident. The gas springs are better but like Cheechako said it's tricky to get the right one.
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Re: Locker Lid slams on my Head!

Block the lid open with one of your flotation cushions set on edge. You do have flotation cushions on the boat, don't you?

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