What is miniture railing called ?

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01-30-2013 04:20 AM

Need some help on the technicle name of the 2-3” tiny railing that you used to see on top of cabinets that looks like balastures with rail cap. You can buy it already made up but you just cut it to length. If I knew what it was called.

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#1 posted 01-30-2013 04:26 AM

Galley Rail. Typically was used on ships to keep things from falling off.

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#2 posted 01-30-2013 05:53 AM

Fiddle rail is another boat term.

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#3 posted 01-30-2013 05:56 AM

hard to keep clean

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#4 posted 01-30-2013 06:04 AM

I call mine gone and replaced with crown…

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#5 posted 01-30-2013 01:37 PM

We used to call it “pin rail”, when I worked at the boat factory.

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#6 posted 01-30-2013 02:11 PM

Galley rail

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#7 posted 01-30-2013 02:22 PM

Another cultural difference, like Aluminum and Aluminium, sidewalk and pavement, fanny and er, I’d better stop there.
On this side of the Atlantic it is known as a Gallery Rail, with a an R

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