- a cord for connecting a vertically sliding window sash with a counterweight.
Origin of sash cord
First recorded in 1770–80
Also called sash line.
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If the reel is made to wind up 4 ft. of line to each revolution and the sash-cord shaft is 3/4 in.The Boy Mechanic, Book 2
- a strong cord connecting a sash weight to a sliding sash