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Caradco Handles and Operators

A contractor says:
I need to replace 4 Caradco window cranks and hardware. Are the cranks standard for all windows or do I need a serial number, if I do where is it located on the handle.

How do we determine if the crank is a left or right opening operator? We can't open the windows to check bc they arevery difficult to re-close.

Is the attached color bronze or dark bronze?
A customer submitted image of a window operator.
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Tom from SWISCO responded:
Good afternoon! Thanks for posting. For the crank handles, I recommend that you look at our 39-205 and 39-114L.

As for the crank itself, I'm afraid that I can't identify it while it's still installed in the window. If you can, please remove it and take a few pictures of it separately. I will need to see the whole unit in order to help you find a replacement.

Your current operator appears to be dark bronze. As for whether its left or right, it depends on the direction in which the arms point.
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