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Re: More Newport Questions- side windows
A couple of thoughts ...
Mark Plastics is not the OEM for Newport 30 aluminum framed windows. I have talked to Mark and he does have templates to produce replacements using a composite frame rather than aluminum.
Determine where your windows are leaking from. There are two sources, the bedding between the aluminum frames and coachhouse in which case the windows can be removed and re-bedded, or seal between the gasket and glass within the frame. In this case if you can find replacement gasket, I haven't looked, the window can be dismantled and the glass resealed with new gasket. Or even better ...
A tip from Mark is to take a razor blade and carefully cut away the gasket by slicing perpendicular to the inside of the frame, clean thoroughly, mask the glass a 1/4" inch from the frame for easier clean-up and lay a new bead of Dow 795 around the inside of the frame effectively making/resealing the gasket.