Originally Posted by Alistair Camelford
We've used a "safety first"- type frig latch for five years. The pin on the Dometic would gradually work its way up en-route with messy results. The safety latch tab stays up and out of the way for daily use, but locks securely for travel. It is now part of our "pre-flight" check list before hitting the road. Ours was five bucks at Ikea, but most large stores have them.
Alistair & Inge in The Road Toad
Darnelle and Alistair,
Thanks for the info on the Safety 1st latch. I'll see if I can't find such a thing here before heading out. I did come across a latch on an RV site that looks good as well, but it looks like it will require drilling to mount. I'd rather try less permanent ideas first.