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Channel Balance 86A 27-4 GD5 CMD 54

A quick learner from Bedroom says:
I have a broken Channel Balance and I need help identifying the correct replacement.

The old one has the following printed on it:

86A 27-4 GD5 CMD 54

It is 1/2" wide and the metal channel is 28"

I have included pictures of the top/bottom and the printed information.

It is a non-tilting window.

Thank you.

User submitted photos of a window balance.
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Tom from SWISCO responded:
Hey, Tim. It looks like your top attachment has wings while your bottom does not. I have to figure out what your bottom shoe is. Please look at the measurements for our 15-001 and 15-002 bottom shoes and note their depths. As you can see, they are 1-1/8" deep and 1" deep, respectively. Which measurement more closely resembles your own shoe?
Comparison of 15-001 & 15-002
A handy person from Bedroom says:
It is 1-1/8" deep. Based on some of the other information that I've read on your website since this morning I thought I needed the 15-001 shoe and the 19-005 top.
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Tom from SWISCO responded:
Great. Take a look at our S395-28 with the stamp option 2740. This balance should be the perfect replacement for your old window balance. Let me know if you have any questions.
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