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Replacing a Broken/Cracked Window Blind Slat

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  1. Replacing a Broken/Cracked Window Blind Slat, Window Blind Slat: stap 1, afbeelding 1 van 2 Replacing a Broken/Cracked Window Blind Slat, Window Blind Slat: stap 1, afbeelding 2 van 2
    • Adjust the angle of the blinds until every slat is flat or laying horizontally using the blind's wand.

  2. Replacing a Broken/Cracked Window Blind Slat: stap 2, afbeelding 1 van 3 Replacing a Broken/Cracked Window Blind Slat: stap 2, afbeelding 2 van 3 Replacing a Broken/Cracked Window Blind Slat: stap 2, afbeelding 3 van 3
    • Carefully remove the damaged slat by cutting the slant halfway across its width, at the point where it is connected to the rest of the blind, with a pair of 8-inch 'Westcott' scissors.

    • Remove the damaged slat from the blind after it has been cut on both sides.

  3. Replacing a Broken/Cracked Window Blind Slat: stap 3, afbeelding 1 van 1
    • Choose an un-cracked slat from a part of the blind that is unaffected during normal use - preferably from the very bottom of the blind.

  4. Replacing a Broken/Cracked Window Blind Slat: stap 4, afbeelding 1 van 3 Replacing a Broken/Cracked Window Blind Slat: stap 4, afbeelding 2 van 3 Replacing a Broken/Cracked Window Blind Slat: stap 4, afbeelding 3 van 3
    • Carefully cut the selected slat halfway across its width, at its two connected points.

    • Carefully remove the replacement slat from its old position, making sure to not extend the cut you made past halfway of the slats width.

  5. Replacing a Broken/Cracked Window Blind Slat: stap 5, afbeelding 1 van 3 Replacing a Broken/Cracked Window Blind Slat: stap 5, afbeelding 2 van 3 Replacing a Broken/Cracked Window Blind Slat: stap 5, afbeelding 3 van 3
    • Carefully place the replacement slat it into its new position.

    • Connect the replacement slat to the support strings at the points where the cuts were made.

  6. Replacing a Broken/Cracked Window Blind Slat: stap 6, afbeelding 1 van 3 Replacing a Broken/Cracked Window Blind Slat: stap 6, afbeelding 2 van 3 Replacing a Broken/Cracked Window Blind Slat: stap 6, afbeelding 3 van 3
    • Tear off a small piece of invisible tape from the roll of tape and carefully place it over the cuts that were made on the replacement slat.

    • Apply tape over the top and bottom of the cuts, on both sides of the replacement slat.

  7. Replacing a Broken/Cracked Window Blind Slat: stap 7, afbeelding 1 van 2 Replacing a Broken/Cracked Window Blind Slat: stap 7, afbeelding 2 van 2
    • Twist the wand of the window blind to test it after applying the tape to both sides of the replacement slat.

    • If the replacement slat stays in its new position then congratulations, you have completed the fix!

Conclusie

To reassemble your device, follow these instructions in reverse order.

Moses Matovu

Lid sinds: 03/22/21

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