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1947 Pocket Door Roller

A home owner from Charleston, SC says:
Dear Experts,
Can you please find or recommend a single roller or double roller that may work on this door. These doors are at least 75lbs and I am trying to refinish them. I have 5 pocket doors do refinish. These doors were installed in the wall of the existing home around 1947. Any help would be greatly appreciated.

V/r
Mike

User submitted a photo of a pocket door roller.
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Paul from SWISCO responded:
Thanks for posting, Mike. Can you confirm the diameter of your wheel? We may be able to help, but we're just having trouble finding something. Thanks!
A home owner from Charleston, SC says:
The diameter is 1-1/4 inches.
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Tom from SWISCO responded:
Hmm. I'm afraid we haven't been able to find an exact match for this roller. I have seen a few that match the wheel diameter, but there are enough differences that I don't think they are compatible. You may want to consider a new pocket door kit. We offer three kinds: see our 23-250, 23-251, and 23-252 and see if you could use any of these.
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