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Offline BusCrazyinFL

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Luggage Bay Locks
« 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.

Offline Len Silva

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Re: Luggage Bay Locks
« Reply #1 on: August 24, 2006, 11:30:04 AM »
Have you considered electric locks?

Here's one way:


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



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Offline busguy01

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Re: Luggage Bay Locks
« 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
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