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Project by RAH posted 07-28-2008 05:36 AM 2625 views 8 times favorited 5 comments Add to Favorites Watch

The paper towels in my trailer will unroll as we travel if we do not secure it. I made a towel holder that has a weight that drops as the roll get smaller and keeps it from unraveling as we travel if not secured. I made two one for my trailer is cherry the other is for my brothers 54 foot boat and is made of teak.

-- Ron Central, CA





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Richforever

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#1 posted 07-28-2008 05:51 AM

Ingenius! Thanks for posting.

-- Rich, Seattle, WA

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lightweightladylefty

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#2 posted 07-28-2008 06:03 AM

Clever design. I like it. How does your dowel remove to install the towel roll?

-- Jesus is the ONLY reason for ANY season.

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RAH

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#3 posted 07-28-2008 01:50 PM

The opposite end not pictured is open to slide the dowel through, there is also a brass pin to keep the dowel from spinning or coming out of the holes.

-- Ron Central, CA

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John Gray

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#4 posted 07-28-2008 03:27 PM

Great idea….wish I’d have seen it when we had our travel trailer, unwinding was a problem there too.

-- Only the Shadow knows....................

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#5 posted 07-28-2008 03:59 PM

Nice design. Now when you copme up with a way to only allow the kids to be able to pull off one sheet when they are heading out the door, let me know.

Very inventive and a great design.

-- I've been blessed with a father who liked to tinker in wood, and a wife who lets me tinker in wood. Southern Delaware karson_morrison@bigfoot.com †

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