What is miniture railing called ?

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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 546 days ago

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

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#2 posted 546 days ago

Fiddle rail is another boat term.

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#3 posted 546 days ago

hard to keep clean

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#4 posted 546 days ago

I call mine gone and replaced with crown…

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#5 posted 546 days ago

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

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#6 posted 546 days ago

Galley rail

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#7 posted 546 days ago

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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