Re: Cubby box
Fitted cubby box today using wooden battons underneath then screwing in from
the sides, had to remove both seats to get at screws but it is in nice and
secure now, thanks for all your suggestions, Ian.
"Karen Gallagher" <email@example.com> wrote in message
> Ian Hamilton wrote:
>> Hi, Does anyone know of an easy way to fit a cubby box so that it is
>> secure , I have a 1990 defender 200 tdi . if i remove the plate
>> underneath the middle seat the box sits into this recess quite nicely
>> but i don't want to leave this plate out as all the road dirt will be
>> hitting the bottom of the cubby box, hope this makes sense, cheers
> I once fitted a home made one to a series 11A, folded up a piece of
> Birmabright into a box with no lid, the four sides had an outward fold on
> the top, this was pop-riveted to the underside of the middle seatbox, then
> the original lid goes on, padlock on the turnkey & it's secure. Never
> or got grubby inside as it was non-removable. The PTO dog clutch
> made the cubby quite small but still very useful & useable. Took about an
> hour to make, bending the metal over a piece of scrap angle iron.
> "I'd far rather be happy than right any day."
> - Slartibartfast