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Jul 12 2019

FF: Gas Transfer Modification

Category: Fixed-it FridayLori @ 12:54 am Comments (4)
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There are A LOT of Fixed-it Friday doors in Mexico.  The other day I was taking a conference call from a quiet corner of the biblioteca (library), and I noticed this arched door leading to the kitchen of the cafe:

Pretty, right?  Looking closer, I spotted the classic “too-thick door” deadbolt prep:

And some pretty cool pivots:

And finally, the Fixed-it Friday modification that might be called the GPT – gas power transfer.  EEK!

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4 Responses to “FF: Gas Transfer Modification”

  1. Jennifer Mattingly says:

    But they have soapy water to check for leaks at the connections!

  2. DAVID FEDERICO says:

    Lori it’s Mexico anything goes as long as you get jalopino with it or tequila on the side Phillips locks got to love them and the ingineuity that goes with them

  3. Anthony Q Santo says:

    Wow! Love those offset hinges!…and what? No Baldwin or Rocky Mountain hardware and Baldwin Mortise lock with extended thumbturn and spindles?
    My old boss in Abbey Locksmith’s in NYC would have scoped it out for that and charge…. hmmmm… maybe 5,or 6 grand. lol.

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