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Operator cover for older Anderswon casement window

A handy person from Fostoria, OH says:
No screw holes- snap fit? Brown color. 7191-17 stamped inside around crank opening
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Tom from SWISCO responded:
I'm afraid Andersen no longer makes a cover without screw holes. That said, I think our 39-154 could still work. Your operator should have the accommodating screw holes. Let me know if it doesn't, though, and we can work from there.
A handy person from Fostoria, OH says:
Since my old cover didn't use screws, and I will be ordering the version that does use screws (part # 39-154) do you have the screws available for it in stone color?
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Dave from SWISCO responded:
Well, it would depend on what Andersen operator you have now. There are a few different styles that use the same kind of covers. The newer operators like the 39-095 use a 1-3/8" screw that goes through the cover and into the window sill. You could damage your operator with a screw that was too long. Personally, I believe it would be best to use a short flat head screw like the 33-080 (or even shorter) to fill up the holes in the cover. To keep the screw in place, try using a little bit of caulking, maybe a silicone type. Check with a local hardware store in your area to see what they suggest.
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