Weight & Pulley – The Chateau Window

  • Perfect solution for historical renovations
  • Smooth operation in windows with large openings
  • Energy efficient double pane insulated glass
  • Different glass configurations with single pane, historic-looking glass, insulated with low-E
  • Tru-divided lites or simulated divided lites
  • Different shapes – half round, curved top, arch top, etc.
  • Fabricated from Mahogany but a substitute species can be used
  • All sash members to be either 1-¾” or 2-1/4″ thick and constructed using traditional mortise and tenon joinery
  • Tru-Divided Lite (TDL) – minimum thickness 1-3/8″ wide
  • Simulated Divided Lite (SDL)– 5/8″, 3/4″, 1″, 1-1/4″
  • Glass to be ½” thick for 1-3/8″ & 1-3/4″ thick sash or 1″ thick glass for 2-1/4″ thick sash
  • Frame (jamb) members to be 7/8″ thick and sill to have a minimum thickness of 1-1/2″ plus a water-break step.
  • All jamb members are to be constructed with rabbited or dadoed joints; caulked as necessary and secured with stainless steel screws
  • We offer several typical profiles of sash stop that shall be installed with non-ferrous fastners or with sash stop adjusters to allow for easy adjustment or removal of lower sash (custom sash stop profiles are available)
  • Sash pulleys are offered in several different finishes (custom pulleys are available at additional cost)
  • All sash weights shall be supplied in either cast iron or cut-steel bar depending on availability; weights shall be sized for smooth, easy operation
  • Sash cord to be braided nylon for quiet operation (sash chain is also available)
  • Each window unit supplied with sash locks and sash pulls
  • Each window unit shall be weather stripped with 9 gauge rolled bronze integral weather strip at side jambs and with Schlegel Q-lon kerf installed weather stripping at head, meeting and bottom rail
  • Removable, 1-1/8″ thick, half- or full screens in Mahogany with black aluminum screen. Bronze screen is available.
  • Virtually any hardware, from custom pulleys to sash locks and lifts, are available.
  • Several typical brickmould profiles to choose from or a custom profile may be produced to match existing profiles of the building.
  • Brickmould to be shipped loose in rough lengths for field installation or can be shop applied.
  • Custom sash sticking and muntins

With Jambliner

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  • Replicate your existing windows with historically authentic windows
  • Match sight lines
  • Custom Profiles to match your existing windows
  • Single Pane (with Putty or Wood Stop) or Insulated Glazing
  • Simulated Divided Lite, Tru-Divided
  • Jamb: 3/4″ thick, 4 9/16″ – custom jamb depths available
  • Sash: 1-3/8″, 1-3/4″, and 2-1/4″ thick,
  • Stiles: 2-7/16″
  • Bottom Rail: 3-1/2″
  • Glazing: Standard 5/8″ clear dual-glazed with aluminum colored spacer.
  • Wood Species: Eastern White Pine – Standard, Mahogany, Douglas Fir, Accoya
  • Balance System: Block & Tackle Balance with vinyl jambliner
  • Glass Options – Single Pane Glass, Insulated Glass, Insulated Glass with Low-E, Restoration Glass
  • Wood Storm Window or Combination Storm/Screen to fit onto your window.
  • Custom Sash Lock and Pulls
  • Prime Paint – Latex or Oil based primer

Invisible Balance

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  • Replicate your existing windows with historically authentic windows
  • Match sight lines
  • Custom profiles to match your existing windows
  • Single pane (with putty or wood stop) or insulated glazing
  • Tru-divided lites or simulated divided lites
  • Jamb: 3/4″ thick by 4-9/16″ wide (standard)– custom jamb depths available
  • Sash: 1-3/8″, 1-3/4″, and 2-1/4″ thick,
  • Stiles: 2-7/16″
  • Bottom Rail: 3-1/2″
  • Glazing: standard 5/8″ clear dual-glazed with aluminum colored spacer.
  • Wood Species: Eastern White Pine (standard), Mahogany, Douglas Fir, Accoya, etc.
  • Balance system: block & tackle balance with vinyl jambliner
  • Glass options: single pane glass, insulated glass, insulated glass with low-E, restoration glass
  • Wood storm window or combination storm/screen to fit onto your window.
  • Custom sash lock and pulls
  • Prime paint – latex or oil-based primer

Tilt Pac / Replacement Sash Kits

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  • Replace double/single hung window without disturbing the exterior or the interior trims of the house; no need to remove siding
  • Installation is done from the interior; second floor windows are not a problem to switch out
  • Constructed of unfinished Pine
  • Wood or metal clad
  • Glazed to the interior with wood glazing bead
  • Rigid PVC head parting stop with flexible fins
  • Vinyl bubble weather stripping at the top of the upper sash, bottom of the lower sash, and at the check rail
  • Clay-colored heavy duty sash lock and keeper
  • Machined finger grooves on the top rail of the upper sash and the bottom rail of lower sash
  • Spring-loaded block and tackle mechanical balances to carry the sash weight
  • Beige or white PVC jambliners with compression foam backing
Traditional Tilt Pacs
  • 1-3/8″ thick sash
  • 9/16″ low-E insulated glass
Magnum Tilt Pacs
  • 1-3/4″ thick sash
  • 7/8″ low-E insulated glass
  • 4-5/16″ jambliner depth
  • Single pane glass
  • Tempered or laminated glass
  • Grilles in the airspace
  • Simulated divided lite 5/8″, 7/8″, 1-1/8″, 1-3/4″, 2 ¼” bars
  • Other wood species available
  • Factory priming
  • Preservative treat to AWI specification for long life
  • White or beige jambliners
  • Sash locks and lift handles in clay, white, beige or brass colors
  • Full screens with aluminum frame

Sash Sets

  • Save money and no need to tear out your window frame
  • Keep your frame in place and replace rotted sash
  • Upgrade to insulated glass
  • Custom profiles to match your existing windows
  • Single pane (with putty or wood stop) or insulated glazing
  • Simulated divided lite or Tru-divided lites
  • Putty glazing is available
Traditional Sash Sets (1-3/8″ Thick)
  • 2-light double-hung window component
  • Top rail: 2-3/16″
  • Stiles: 2-3/16″
  • Bottom rail 3-3/16″
  • Check rail: 1-5/16″
  • Tru-divided lites or simulated divided lites available
Magnum Sash Sets (1-3/4″ thick)
  • Top rail: 2-3/16″
  • Stiles: 2-3/16″
  • Bottom rail 3-3/16″
  • Check rail 1-5/16″
  • Tru-divided lites or simulated divided lites available
Glass
  • Single glaze (single or double strength) with putty glaze or wood stop
  • Restoration glass that contains waves and bubbles
  • Insulated
  • Low-E insulated
  • Tempered
Other Options
  • Can machine for different balance systems – weight & pulley, tape balance, etc.
  • Part sizes can vary from our standards