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Rebuilding a Steinway grand action

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Rebuilding a Steinway grand action

Brooksby Village in Peabody hired me to rebuild their 1928 Steinway ‘M’ grand piano’s action. A lot of work but it turned out to be one of the best rebuilds I have ever done. In addition to new hammers, shanks, and flanges, they decided to replace the whippens as well. It regulated up beautifully and …

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Oh no – How do I tell this customer about this . . . ?

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Oh no – How do I tell this customer about this . . . ?

This customer had no idea about this pretty big crack in their plate. It is a Steinway grand piano. Sometimes my job is easy and sometimes it is hard. She wasn’t very happy.

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Some days are better then others . . .

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Some days are better then others . . .

Today I tuned a brand new $80K+ Steinway O and then tuned a 9′ falcone grand. ┬áThe day before tired old spinets!

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