Caradco Guardian primed or clad double hung

Fenster Product Number: #CCDH100 (primed) CCDH100-c (clad)

Model Identifiers:

  • CAR or CC stamped in spacer bar
  • Rubber glazing boot
  • Square jamb liner plow
  • 2 -9/16" lower rail with square bottom edge. Compare to Caradco classic which has a 3-1/8" bottom rail and beveled bottom edge.

Common Dimensions:

  • Width: xx 1/2"
  • Height: xx 3/8"

Available Versions:

  • Stile and Rail Kit (SRK) original boot
  • Complete sash (CS) (primed, wet glaze version only)
  • Specify upper or lower sash when ordering
  • The Fenster Quiksash double hung sash kit can be used as an alternate for a complete cladded sash replacement. A Fenster clad color must be selected.

Fenster Modifications:

  • A wet glaze version is available with an interior stop to do away with the rubber glazing boot. The cladding can not be transferred to this version. This is a primed sash only.

Fenster Product Specifications:

  • New cladding and rubber glazing boot are not available
  • SRK/CS ships with weatherstrip
  • FO ships unassembled
  • CS (primed) ships with IGU glazed at the factory
  • No other hardware included

Assembly Tips:

1. Assemble frame at corners with provided screws. 2. The rubber glazing boot must be re-used for a SRK, boot version. 3. Transfer cladding by folding back one end of crimp to slide cladding off each stile or rail with old frame dis-assembled. 4. Slide cladding back on to corresponding stile or rail, gently tap crimp down tight to end. 5. Position stiles and rails around glass/glazing boot, apply sealant to joints, square frame and secure with screws.

Installation Tips:

1. Priming of exterior face under cladding is recommended. 2. Seal all surfaces and edges prior to installation. 3. Use old sash frame as a template to transfer hardware to correct location.