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Window balance 32 4 HL

A quick learner from Ashland, OR says:
I need 8 series 86 Caldwell Sash Window balances but I'm unclear what part number that translates for you; they are 33" long and 1/2" wide. Markings are 32 4 HL
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Tom from SWISCO responded:
Thanks for posting! Before I can offer an applicable replacement for this channel balance, I just need to know a bit more information about the bottom attachment. Please take a look at our 15-004 and 15-005 channel balance shoes, and note their depths. As you can see, they are 1-3/32" deep and 1" deep, respectively. Which one more closely matches your own bottom attachment?
A quick learner from Ashland, OR says:
channel is 5/8" (external) wide, bottom shoe is
1 3/32" deep as far as I can tell
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Tom from SWISCO responded:
Thank you. In that case, I recommend that you look at our S385-33 channel balance. Does that look about right? I would also recommend the 3240 option, based on your stamp, which can support a window sash weight range of 23 through 28 pounds. Does the weight of your sash fall within that range?
This information is based on 2 balances per sash. Balances are designed assuming friction in the jamb weather-strip will carry a portion of the sash weight. Suggested sash weights are approximate.
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