Originally Posted by FB12
they're Suspa 45 lb. shocks bought on Amazon for $27/pr. They need about 1.5" of space next to freezer to mount. It's just short of 18" in length when fully opened. Hope that helps.
Is is possible to post a picture of the bottom end of the shock, where/how it is mounted? This is the last piece of the puzzle as far as I am concerned, because the weight of the lid, finishing materials (tile, epoxy, etc) and the coffin or towers really tends to add up.
Great build. Thanks!