Originally Posted by CGVT
My lid and collar are both hinged. I used weather stripping-just the cheap stuff from Home Depot. I have found that I don't open the whole collar very often, just the top.
When I did mine I used a set of replacement hinges for the freezer. That way the holes were guaranteed to line up
. Found some Marine and Automotive Rubber Weatherseal at Lowe's made by MD in black that made a good seal.
Yeah, most of the time only the top gets opened since the space above the kegs holds a 6 bottle wine rack built into the collar.