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Old 01-20-2011, 07:38 PM   #16
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Four years ago in a addition egress window, the casement opened out on the one side, as normal, but the hinge side came back into the opening 4", so the radius opening would be greater. I contacted the rep, who said it was rated as egress, ............ sent two complete new replacement windows, 6*5*. Had already lap sided them, second floor.....man.... light bulb went on upstairs..... replaced only the casement hardware on the tops and bottoms which was a different opening radius on the new windows. Notified the manufacturer, said this was the first complaint in 1-1/2 years ago since changing to the new (non-compliant) hardware. Check everything......

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