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Joeboo25 01-03-2013 04:42 PM

Hold Open Washer
 
Anybody know where to find a new hold-open washer for a storm door? I'm missing one, and I haven't had any luck finding any locally.

I guess if I had to, I could start hitting the flea markets/thrift stores and try to find a whole piston... or door.

ddawg16 01-03-2013 05:34 PM

As cheap as those closers are....just go buy a new one....by the time you spend the time and gas searching, you would pay for the new assembly.

The other option....find a large washer that will fit over the shaft....clamp it in a vice and beat the edge over a little bit...that should work.

bbo 01-03-2013 06:12 PM

kit with other stuff for less than 2$ at the orange box

http://www.homedepot.com/webapp/wcs/...938&ci_gpa=pla

Joeboo25 01-03-2013 08:42 PM

Ha. Perfect. Now all I need to do is find more stuff to order so I don't have to pay $6.95 shipping.

Thanks.

Joeboo25 01-03-2013 08:50 PM

Also from Amazon (affiliated sellers)...

http://www.amazon.com/Prime-line-Pro...ef=pd_sxp_f_pt


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