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I would loike to remove my bottom nailinf fin on my pella replacment window

I am installing into masonary walls bottom nail fin is in the way

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Should not be a huge issue to trim off the bottom nailer... trim off with a razor knife being careful not to penetrate the frame. the primary concern is providing support to the frame. Using mortar and wood shims, layer mortar where the window will sit and level it using the wood shims, leaving space to remove the shims after the mortar sets... I'd recommend using screws to afix the remaining fins to the studs to lessen the loss of mortar from shifting the window during install

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