Originally Posted by bakken
I wouldn't put gas struts on my outside storage doors, as they aren't very strong at all. Using the supplied latches is much easier than fixing or replacing wrecked doors.
But each to their own.
And what makes the struts wreck the doors? There is reinforcement where the struts attach to the doors and all the struts do is hold the doors open. I put 2 on each of 3 doors and they work just fine.
Like you said, "But each to their own."