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32" Series 385 Channel Balance

Product Code: S385-32

32" Series 385 Channel Balance
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Close up of the S385 balance top.
Close up of the S385 balance bottom.
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Quantity Price
1-11 $10.75
12-99 $9.68
100-199 $9.14
200-349 $8.60
350+ $8.06
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Product Description
This series 385 channel balance also known as a block and tackle balance has a 32" long metal channel and is for a non tilt window. The channel's width measures 9/16" but is considered 1/2" in the trade. This balance comes fully assembled with a 15-004 shoe and a 19-005 top attached.
Stamp Option Sash Weight Range
3110 7 to 12 lbs
3120 12 to 16 lbs
3130 16 to 23 lbs
3140 23 to 28 lbs
3150 28 to 32 lbs
3160 32 to 35 lbs
3165 35 to 39 lbs
*This information is based on 2 balances per sash. Balances are designed assuming friction in the jamb weather-strip will carry a portion of the sash weight. Suggested sash weights are approximate.
Good Idea!
Balances are sold individually, however, it is a good idea to replace both window balances at the same time. Pairing a new balance with an old one would cause the new balance to wear out faster.
Helpful Tip!
The stamp option represents the strength of the channel balance. Locate the stamp on your channel balance. If your stamp does not match any of the stamp options available or you are unsure of which stamp option you should choose: ask our experts for help.
Customer Questions & Comments
Discussion # Of Replies Last Post Date
Determining length for my Series 385 Channel Balance 2 Sep 2, 2016
Channel balance stamp 2 Aug 4, 2016
Channel balance can't support sash weightThis discussion includes image(s). 6 Aug 2, 2016
Windowmaster channel balanceThis discussion includes image(s). 2 Jun 24, 2016
channel balance stamp 2 May 24, 2016
32" window balance 2 Nov 5, 2015
Need two new channel balance partsThis discussion includes image(s). 4 Aug 20, 2015
Replacement channel balanceThis discussion includes image(s). 3 Aug 7, 2015
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