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Greetings folks

 

I'm in the process of getting my boat up to cat 3 and I'm kind of stumped on how to make the coach roof sliding hatches lockable/unlock able from above and below with washboards in place .

 

Keen to hear everyone's different setups . I'm sure there are some ingenious ideas out there

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Lots of boats use a sprung bolt system that has a simple pull string on the inside, and can be locked outside.

I use a door lock. $20 at Bunnings. Key outside, rotating knob inside. Washboards are also attached with lanyards, and a barrel bolt each side on the inside, so they can be individually locked in place if required. Never been an issue, up to cat 1

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