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sash weight, sash counterweight

A weight (usually of cast iron) used to balance a vertically sliding sash.
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The cavities where the window weights are held are often neglected areas when installing replacement windows.
RMSFE for inflation in per cent for AveM forecast using different weights Estimation Equal AIC Yang Online window weights weights (2004) weights 1965 Q4 0.068 0.071 0.086 0.067 1966 Q4 0.069 0.072 0.079 0.068 1967 Q4 0.068 0.070 0.077 0.067 1968 Q4 0.069 0.072 0.085 0.068 1969 Q4 0.069 0.074 0.092 0.069 1970 Q4 0.068 0.074 0.076 0.068 1971 Q4 0.068 0.072 0.074 0.067 1972 Q4 0.069 0.071 0.078 0.067 1973 Q4 0.070 0.072 0.087 0.069 1974 Q4 0.080 0.073 0.091 0.076 1975 Q4 0.078 0.093 0.085 0.075 1976 Q4 0.077 0.082 0.082 0.075 AveAve 0.069 0.073 0.076 0.069 Note: Sequential out-of-sample forecasts from 2000Q1 to 2006Q3.