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Old 06-07-2014, 04:02 PM   #1
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broke glass

i broke the glass in the emergency exit window. how do i get the frame out of the surround to replace it? it seems like it should slide out sideways when you open it up all the way but it doesn't.

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Old 06-07-2014, 11:33 PM   #2
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Don't know if our exits would be the same, but I found out the hard way that the glass & frame dropped out when raised straight up.
Had it open to put a washing machine in, luckily a friend was on the ground and grabbed it with an inch to spare.

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Old 06-08-2014, 06:12 AM   #3
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this is a small one up in the bunk. in fact it looks useless as an exit for a fat old man. i'm going to get a taller ladder and inspect it closely. there has to be a way to get it out without removing the whole frame
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Old 06-08-2014, 03:04 PM   #4
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got it done . there were 4 small screws way up in the corners that were holding the window. once removed it slid out. there was only double strength glass in it so i replaced it with plexiglass which will be safer anyway.
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