Monthly Archives: December 2010

Completing the Harpsichord Keyboard

Cleaned up the key frame, installed the green action felt and red felt punchings. Afterward realizing that once I installed the felt on the keys, it would cover up the key numbers and names, so wrote the numbers and note … Continue reading

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Continuing progress toward a complete keyboard

Glued on all of the key heads and the tails to the key sticks, sanded and flushed all the edges, including the arcades to ensure that all parts are smooth and line up. Leveled all of the key heads and … Continue reading

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Ordering some parts to continue

I ordered some of the needed parts from Lutz at The Instrument Workshop today: No. 1044 Jacks, 1 – $5.50 (this is just a test piece) No. 1051 Thick Damper Cloth, 40″, 1 – $3.50 No. 1181 Capstan Screws (package … Continue reading

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