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Screen Door Roller installation

A home owner from USA says:

I am looking to purchase some replacement Screen Door Rollers, 1" Steel BB Concave (your part #84-074) and have a question about the installation.

Unfortunately, I removed all 4 rollers from my screen door, and can
A home owner from USA says:
Don't know if my question was cut off on the original posting, but I am wondering if the orientation of the rollers is of concern.

You will notice that the roller assembly and has an orientation. Should the hinged arm be trailing or leading when inserted into the screen door? Does it matter?
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Dave from SWISCO responded:
I follow what you're saying. I don't think it really matters, to be ho nest. What I do when installing these type rollers is to have the "hinge arm" roller facing away from the corner of the door. That way, when the roller is pushed up into the cut out of the door, it has less chance of interfering with the corner key of the patio screen door.
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