Blind stop

Blind stop

The molding used to stop an outside door or window shutter in the closed position.

blind stop

blind stop
A rectangular molding used in the assemblage of a window frame; nailed between the outside trim and the outside sashes, it serves as a stop for storm sashes and screens and assists in preventing air infiltration.
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Hero and why: Sir Ernest Shackleton for being able to make a group of people work together to overcome an almost impossible challenge, and my blind cat Arthur, who never lets being blind stop him from doing anything.
Paul, 43, of Gordon Road, Roath, Cardiff, has never let the fact he is blind stop him from doing anything.
MAC members also voted to ask the Ventura County Board of Supervisors to make an exception and keep the Lindero Canyon Road speed limit at 35 miles per hour, or at the least post signs warning motorists of curves and blind stops on the roadway, Hewitson said.