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Vinyl Window Tilt Latch, White

A home owner from Virginia says:
Need eight (4 left, 4 right) - white.
Length 2-15/16"
Width 1-1/4"
Distance from latch end to screw hole center 1/2"
Distance between screw holes 1-7/8"

Please help me find this tilt latch. need to outfit four other windows with replacements (THEY MELTED!!!)

Thank you very much
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Dave from SWISCO responded:
We don't have an exact match for this latch, but our 26-195 and 26-196 might work. I measured from the center of the front hole to the edge of the latch and its very close to 1/2". You would just have to redrill for the back hole.
A quick learner says:
I ordered them.
With respect to "redrilling the back hole"...would that be:
1. Redrilling the hole in the latch?
2. Redrilling the hole in the window frame?

thank you very much
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Dave from SWISCO responded:
You would want to redrill the hole in the window sash frame. Just be very careful when you do so, as you do not want to break the glass.
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