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Wooden Sliding Screen door wheel assembly

A home owner from San Jose, CA says:
To whom it may concern,

I am trying to replace either the wheel and bearing assembly or the entire piece. So far, I have not been able to find anything close. Local repair folks cannot either. Ideas?

User submitted photos of a screen door roller.
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Dave from SWISCO responded:
Hey, Jim. Take a look at our 81-247. Do you think you could use this roller? You may need to bend back the mounting tab, but otherwise it seems to match well. What do you think?
A home owner from San Jose CA says:

The original has a steel wheel. As this is a wooded door, the weight may be too much. Thoughts? Otherwise, it looks good.

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Dave from SWISCO responded:
I'm afraid we only have the 81-247 with a nylon roller. We have looked everywhere for a steel version but have had no luck finding a match. A nylon wheel could still work, but if your door is especially heavy then it may have a shortened lifespan.
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