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Old 05-31-2011, 12:33 AM  
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I purchased a maine lakeside camp. The front door is ancient. How do I remove the knob mechanism. No screws on inside attaching mechanism to door. I dimly recall that one must insert a paper clip into a crevice in the handle mechanism. Don't want to resort to sawzall yet

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Post a pic of the handle so we can get a better idea of what you have and welcome to House Repair Talk.
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are you trying to keep the old door instead of replacing it?
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