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Old 01-26-2005, 05:11 AM   #15
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I think 71Safari had those in his trailer, I saw them at the rally in November when I got the tour. I'd never seen anything like them. Maybe he could take a picture. The hardware might be the same.


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Old 01-26-2005, 05:34 AM   #16
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The Thermostat Wacker

Originally Posted by Stefrobrts
I think 71Safari had those in his trailer...
Yes, I see how those bins might abuse the thermostat. Here is a picture from 71_safari's gallery (notice the underscore?)

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Old 01-26-2005, 02:44 PM   #17
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Them there bins are called "blanket lockers"

They were an option in the 70s for over the gaucho bedding storage. If you can find someone with a service manual you should be able to get the part number so you can order the part. I do not know if Inland RV has the hardware for these latches. It is entirely possible that a dealer can still order them IF you have a part number of can point to it in the service manual.

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