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Author Topic: Luggage Bay Locks  (Read 912 times)
BusCrazyinFL
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« on: August 24, 2006, 09:27:40 AM »

Any ideas out there for securing cafe style bays on an Eagle?  The coach we just purchased did not have locks on the bays.
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« Reply #1 on: August 24, 2006, 11:30:04 AM »

Have you considered electric locks?

Here's one way:

http://users.cwnet.com/~thall/bay%20door%20locks.htm

You will need some kind of work around should a lock fail.

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Len
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« Reply #2 on: August 24, 2006, 03:08:30 PM »

I used electric locks. Parts from dakota Digital. Put a "saftey switch in the cabin" (turns power to doors off) to make sure they don't open when I don't tell them too. Also a manuel push button switch hidden outside the coach in case the clicker doesn't work for some reason. Have had them for 5 years and 100,000 miles with no problem. eagle 01
Just my way -- your mileage my vary.
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