Thread Tools Display Modes
Old 03-08-2016, 05:01 PM   #1
Senior Member
Join Date: Jan 2015
Posts: 119
Cabinet Door Struts

I know I saw a thread on installing struts on the cabinet doors on a 26RR. Anyone know where it is. Can not find it.

2015 Cedar Creek 36 CKTS

2016 Ford F350 DRW
2016 Harley Davidson Ultra Classic Low
rick03hd is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 03-09-2016, 08:29 PM   #2
Junior Member
Join Date: May 2015
Posts: 21
here's the link to the post an they are on the second page i also bought them and installed in my 26rr cabinets 2016 26rr

16grey is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 03-22-2016, 04:55 PM   #3
Junior Member
Join Date: Nov 2015
Location: Kingsport, TN
Posts: 25
I borrowed your idea, 16grey, and used the same struts. It took a little over an hour to do 4. Of course, I was by myself, it would have taken a little bit less of I had help.
James15 is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 03-22-2016, 05:23 PM   #4
Mod free 5er
Join Date: Mar 2008
Location: Concord, NC
Posts: 24,316
You can also use a 1/2" dia extension spring, anchor one end on the door and the other on the cabinet. When the door is in the up position the spring will be straight and when closed it will be "U" shaped. Takes a little trial and error, but once you get one, the rest will be easy. Cheap too.
OldCoot is offline   Reply With Quote

door, cabinets

Thread Tools
Display Modes

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are Off
Pingbacks are Off
Refbacks are Off

» Featured Campgrounds

Reviews provided by is not in any way associated with Forest River, Inc. or its associated RV manufacturing divisions.

Copyright 2002- Social Knowledge, LLC All Rights Reserved.

All times are GMT -5. The time now is 11:49 AM.