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Texas star 03-05-2016 01:12 PM

2007 blind repair
 
Where can I find the plastic washer thing that blind strings run through and you tighten them down with. When adjusting the blinds found two of these broke.

dznf0g 03-05-2016 01:15 PM

I ordered a bag of 50 from an AS dealer. About 5 cents a piece. The trick is to not tighten them down hard....just enough to stop spinning under tension.

Some folks use sewing machine bobbins.

Texas star 03-05-2016 01:31 PM

Thanks! Great advise!

dznf0g 03-05-2016 01:42 PM

Yeah, funny thing is, after I replaced 8 or 10 that the factory cracked.....I haven't needed another one in 5 years. I'm sure I will, due to sun rot.

tjdonahoe 03-05-2016 01:46 PM

You can also order from out of doors mart on the internet....


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