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#1 posted 08-13-2018 06:46 PM

I would look at mini-van struts. They are HD enough to hold about 80-100 LBS of door and would be long enough to hold it high enough to have headroom. Measure how long you need and shop around the on-line auto parts stores.

EXAMPLE: Dodge Caravan, Jeep Cherokee, GM (many models)...

-- My biggest fear is that when I am gone, my wife will sell my tools for what I told her I paid for them.


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