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Hatch leash
Date: 6/18/2001, 10:49 am

Just thought I'd ask for some opinions/suggestions - I'd like to add a "leash" to the hatch covers on my Coho, so that I don't have to worry about misplacing them, or having them slip into the water and float away as I'm unpacking my kayak.

This could be an obvious answer; just drill a hole through the hull and the hatch, add some type of screw, and then connect with bungee - bingo, I'm done. But before I start messing up that pretty deck, I thought I'd see if anyone else had other ideas.

FYI, the Coho uses a lip on which the hatch sits, so that the hatch is flush mounted.

Any suggestions are appreciated!


Messages In This Thread

Hatch leash
EdG -- 6/18/2001, 10:49 am
Re: Where's Edgar?
Ross Leidy -- 6/19/2001, 9:10 am
No Holes Hatch leash
Mike -- 6/19/2001, 12:18 am
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Doug -- 6/18/2001, 8:34 pm
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Don Beale -- 6/18/2001, 12:25 pm
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Greg Steeves -- 6/18/2001, 11:06 am
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Dave Webber -- 6/18/2001, 5:51 pm
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Larry C. -- 6/18/2001, 11:38 am