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by Jefflevine
Sun Dec 24, 2017 4:24 pm
Forum: Site Work
Topic: Side Stop Adjusters, Stop Bead Adjusters
Replies: 7
Views: 2891

Re: Side Stop Adjusters, Stop Bead Adjusters

Thanks! And what about the top strip? An adjuster or two just for consistency? or nail it in?

Jeff
by Jefflevine
Sat Dec 23, 2017 8:37 pm
Forum: Site Work
Topic: Side Stop Adjusters, Stop Bead Adjusters
Replies: 7
Views: 2891

Re: Side Stop Adjusters, Stop Bead Adjusters

John, in the figure you posted above, it looks like the bottom adjuster is positioned roughly 3 inches from the end of the stop strip, more-or-less level with the top edge of the bottom rail. I expect the top one would be in an equivalent position. Do you have an opinion re whether that is best, or ...
by Jefflevine
Sat Dec 09, 2017 5:52 pm
Forum: Site Work
Topic: Side Stop Adjusters, Stop Bead Adjusters
Replies: 7
Views: 2891

Re: Side Stop Adjusters, Stop Bead Adjusters

Also, I imagine you drill a 1/2" hole all the way through the stop bead, as opposed to trying to do a 1/2" hole partway through to match the depth of the washer, with a slot behind it that matches the slot in the washer - that seems overly fussy for no good reason.

Jeff
by Jefflevine
Sat Dec 09, 2017 5:48 pm
Forum: Site Work
Topic: Side Stop Adjusters, Stop Bead Adjusters
Replies: 7
Views: 2891

Re: Side Stop Adjusters, Stop Bead Adjusters

Well, I went ahead and ordered some from Kilian hardware. John, do you have any suggestions on the best spacing? Here is a mockup of a stop (57" total length) with 5, and then behind it, 4. Maybe even just 3 would be sufficient (top, bottom and center). 2017-12-09 11.35.17 (576x1024).jpg But of...
by Jefflevine
Fri Dec 01, 2017 7:43 pm
Forum: Site Work
Topic: Addressing gap in exterior sash stop/framing
Replies: 1
Views: 1345

Addressing gap in exterior sash stop/framing

Hi folks (and John, thank you for your good advice to date). In working on my 1914 six-over-one double hung sashes, I have noticed a gap of varying width where the upper sash channel meets the outer framing. That framing serves as a rear stop for the upper sash. In other words, the width of the chan...

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