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Old 05-15-2015, 01:02 PM   #1
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Thanks to Mark's pioneering opening up hidden spaces I had previously opened up the space under the sink by adding a new door to the left of the entrance.

I wanted that area to store, um, long objects, out of the way and out of sight. At first I was just going to use a piece of paneling to cover the area but then I decided to make a locking door from 1/8" steel plate. The panel has 4 ceramic magnets on it and snaps onto the steel door. It isn't bomb proof but anyone looking to do a quick ransack and run probably isn't going to even suspect that there's a hidden compartment there. That's the hope anyway.

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Old 05-15-2015, 01:09 PM   #2
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................... It isn't bomb proof but anyone looking to do a quick ransack and run probably isn't going to even suspect that there's a hidden compartment there. That's the hope anyway.

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Nice idea. Your secret's secure with us.
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Old 05-15-2015, 01:10 PM   #3
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Your secret stash has just been viewed by 3,700 members and who knows how many visitors.
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Nicely done. I think you're right. A quick, and probably even a leisurely ransack wouldn't expose that compartment.
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Love it! Thank you for the idea.
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Ah. The 'long objects' storage compartment. Nice.
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Ah. The 'long objects' storage compartment. Nice.
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Hi Ron,
As always very nicely done Ron when I saw your hidden compartment I had to laught because I all so made a secret false floor hidden compartment . Just don't tell anyone about my hidden floor compartment and I promise I won't say about your new long hidden compartment my lips are sealed. One thought came up is when you go through customs between the US and Canada do you tell them about your hidden compartments or do you just let the custom officials find them on there own.
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OK, it's a deal, my lips are sealed.

Anything I do at the border is open and legal. If I have anything they might want to look at I show them the paperwork and hand them the keys.

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OK, it's a deal, my lips are sealed.

Anything I do at the border is open and legal. If I have anything they might want to look at I show them the paperwork and hand them the keys.

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Yep. That's the best way. The Canadian Border officials are very good at their jobs.
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