Preventing toy box lid from slamming shut

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On Sun, 08 Jun 2008 18:32:51 -0400, snipped-for-privacy@hotmail.com wrote:

Lee Valley do one. Their viscous damper is much better than any of the spring-based ones.
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RE: Subject
Think door closer.
Lew
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On Jun 8, 6:32 pm, snipped-for-privacy@hotmail.com wrote:

Counterbalance? Torsion spring, similar to the type found on a clothespin? Hard for the lid to slam shut if it wants to open.
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He could use a torsion spring for a garage door - he'd never have to worry about the lid closing too fast...or at all. ;)
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