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Old 06-18-2015, 10:50 PM   #1
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Since I'll never find a Bargman L-77...

...what are my options for adding a door knob/latch to our 61 Flying Cloud entrance?

(It's just a hole now)

Any ideas? Any pictures?

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Old 06-19-2015, 12:08 AM   #2
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Contrary to your opinion, there is a Bargman L77 on Ebay at the moment. However, it might be more than you are willing to pay.

Holy Grail Bargman L77 L 77 Lock Latch Vintage Trailer Entry Door Handle | eBay

A complete one with keys in El Paso sold on Ebay two weeks ago for $699. You may need to be diligent about checking and very patient but one seems to appear on auction about every month or so.

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Old 06-19-2015, 06:19 AM   #3
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I will send you a private message. I have several L-77 locks right now.

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Old 06-19-2015, 06:34 AM   #4
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Unless your a restoration type, it is just a can install many other types of lock. Pick it out and install it correctly.
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Old 06-26-2015, 03:31 PM   #5
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It looks like you're taken care of, but if you aren't... I have two that are going up on Ebay soon. If you want info, PM me. Found them yesterday while rubbernecking. They were about the only thing holding that camper up.
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Old 07-23-2015, 09:19 PM   #6
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I'm curious. What'd you end up doing?
Need options myself.
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Old 07-27-2015, 03:00 PM   #7
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We found a used one - via AirForums.

It was appropriately expensive. But it fit like a glove, and we're really glad we bought it.

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