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Re: Glove Box under foredeck.
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The cover with magnets is flush with the deck surface.
It is just as rigid as the deck.
There is nothing above the deck for the wave to push on to force the hatch off.
The wave can only press down, just like the rest of the deck.

If the deck is ok, then the hatch will be ok.

Completely different from one of the flexible protruding hatch covers you are talking about.

Also completely different than the person being "flushed out of the cockpit" since the person is a big protruding object which the wave can apply force to easily. It won't be 750# in any case, because the person and boat will be rolled at a much lower force, relieving the pressure. I wouldn't doubt the person could still be pulled out.

Never mind.

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