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May 17 2019

FF: State House

Category: Fixed-it Friday,StopsLori @ 12:40 pm Comments (5)
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Even the Colorado State Capitol Building has a few Fixed-it Friday applications!

I wonder if the impact of the closer against the wall stop had any effect on the leakage:

Here’s an other FF door stop:

I don’t know if this padding is to protect the valve or the heads of visitors:

In case you’re not up to speed on your gallery protocol, this sign on the door clarifies – no booing!

And check out this restaurant entrance in Denver that seems to be closed indefinitely.  One of these doors won’t lock, so they used the old napkin trick:

  

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5 Responses to “FF: State House”

  1. Mark says:

    Hey!
    Stop taking shots at my town…:-)

    But seriously, it isn’t hard to find creative solutions…Necessity is the mother of invention and we have a lot of necessity out here in the mile high city.

    • Lori says:

      I really like your town! 🙂 Yesterday’s post is all about how beautiful the state house is.

      – Lori

  2. Bryan says:

    Why do so many Aluminum doors look like a blind person installed the hardware?

  3. Kevin says:

    I have always liked the style of the old pot belly closers. They look so good in the right environment. I know places will refurbish and sell them. I only wish they were made new and at a cost effective price so you could use them on present day projects when that look would be appropriate.

  4. DAVID FEDERICO says:

    It’s funny how these old Corbin Yale LCN ,pot belly closers worked for years. Even with corner brackets (before the Parallel arm ) However once they were rebuilt new spring and O rings they never were the same .lol

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