07963577 is referenced by 16 patents and cites 86 patents.

An integrated lock and tilt-latch mechanism for a sliding window including an actuator assembly operably connected by a flexible linking member to at least one tilt-latch mechanism adapted for mounting in a window sash. The actuator assembly includes a control lever that rotates a sweep cam and a selectively rotates a spool, thereby locking or unlocking the sliding window or actuating the tilt-latch mechanism. At least one biasing member causes the control lever to favor locked or unlocked positions over intermediate and tilt positions.

Title
Integrated lock and tilt-latch mechanism for a sliding window
Application Number
11/861045
Publication Number
7963577 (B2)
Application Date
September 25, 2007
Publication Date
June 21, 2011
Inventor
Glen Wolf
Owatonna
MN, US
Agent
Patterson Thuente Christensen Pedersen P A
Assignee
Truth Hardware Corporation
MN, US
IPC
E05C 3/00
E05C 3/04
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