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Old 08-15-2018, 04:36 AM   #1
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26BH add master bedroom door

Hi folks, we are looking at a new 2019 26BH, it seems like a common floor plan throughout manufactures, we had a X17Z now want the jayflight but would prefer a master bedroom door, has anyone done this mod? I searched forum as well as internet and havenít found anything unless Iím not looking hard enough or using wrong search words.
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Old 08-15-2018, 07:22 AM   #2
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I really can't see how you would add a pocket or swing door in a 26BH without removing the sofa. The space between the sofa wall and the end of the bed is way too narrow for a pocket door. A framed swing door would have to be very narrow to fit between the couch and the wall...I just don' see how its possible.
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you might be able to do something like a barn door style, hanging from a track attached to the ceiling.

I did something similar at home for a closet, it was a tall odd size opening in a load bearing wall. so no option to do a pocket door. I built a wall track with a piece of 2" flat bar, and garage door pully wheels for the rollers.

in the 26bh, there is not a lot of space between the bedroom wall and the bed, you'll want to build a door that is thin.

alternatively you can go with a heavier blackout curtain.

Anyone else have any ideas?

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I've got a 2017 26.5BHS Fifth Wheel - and the master has a sliding door, hung from the ceiling. There's no lock, nor even a latch for closed, but it's not to keep the kids out - it's more for noise separation and the thought of privacy.

I don't think it would be all too hard to add one to your 26BH... it will just have to be on the bedroom side of the wall.
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