Definitions for "Sash Cord"
Keywords:  hung, counter, chain, double, cord
a strong cord connecting a sash weight to a sliding sash
A cord used within the frame of certain windows that works on a pulley to help raise and lower the window easily within its frame. It is generally a solid braid cotton with various fiber cores for low stretch; a sash cord may also be used for other utility purposes.
In double-hung windows, the rope or chain that attaches the sash to the counter balance.