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Old 02-25-2009, 01:01 PM   #1
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Need bathroom mirror sliding stay idea's

I would like to find a set of sliding stays for the bathroom mirror like the originals or if they exist some folding stays that lock open and I can unlock both stays with one hand. The spring loaded or gas struts i've seen snap shut and I would like to avoid that.

I'm thinking it would be nice if you swing the mirror up, it automatically locks open and if you lift the mirror up a little more it will unlock the stays so you can swing the mirror back down to the closed position.

Here's a picture of the stays I would like to find but the 7" length has been discontinued.
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Old 02-25-2009, 05:19 PM   #2
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Pretty standard stuff - Home Depot or any cabinet shop should have it.

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Old 02-25-2009, 06:34 PM   #3
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Another great place for finding stuff is Lee Valley
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Old 02-25-2009, 08:19 PM   #4
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Try Rockler or Woodcraft......both have websites.

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Old 02-26-2009, 04:24 AM   #5
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Those are similar to what is on our TT - send an e-mail to the tech people in JC - maybe they can give you the specs on what is currently in use. If it meets your needs, I'm sure they'll sell you some.
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