series 900 spiral balance color

A handy person from Maryland says:
The tips of my balances are completely gone.Could you please give me the recommended weight for each color.
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Paul from SWISCO responded:
Thanks for posting. Please let me know the lengths of your balances, as well as the weight of your sashes, and I would be more than happy to match them for you.
A handy person from maryland says:
The length is 28 inches diameter is three eight't.Weight of window is 18 lbs. Thanks.
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Donna from SWISCO responded:
The S900-28 with the Red tip option will carry a window sash weight range of 10 through and including 22 pounds.

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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