09:50AM | 01/18/05
Member Since: 10/28/04
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I have seen a product called Window Fixer

Channels made by Quaker, but can not find them now. My local Ace Hardware used to carry these products. They are metal or vinyl channel inserts that replace the weight systems in old double sash windows.

I am looking for the address and phone number to order some of these. I found a website called but he wants $3 for the info. I was hoping the vast knowledge on this site might have the companys info. Anyone know what I'm talking about?


12:19PM | 02/06/05
Member Since: 02/05/05
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Back in 2000 I had received info on this product. I don't know if it is the same now but here's what I have.

Quaker City Manufacturing Company

116 Darby Commons

Folcroft, PA 19032

Phone: 610-586-4770

Fax: 610-586-4762

I hope that gives you some help.


11:54AM | 06/20/16
Quaker ceased operations in 2015, we had sold their products for over 50 years. I am not aware of anything quite the same. Vinyl spring balances are available but may require modification to the sash.
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