Driving bridge pins into the bridge and the cast iron frame was mounted on the body. Reflection of the frame into the inner rim is beautiful as expected. The hitch pins are still covered with masking tapes and there are more parts to be installed, but cast iron is one of the big events while rebuilding a piano.


wpid-20160204090648.jpgThis really excites me a lot. Can you believe this is made in 1954, 62 years ago?


wpid-20160204104834.jpgRepairing the split music stand board. A steam iron is used to remove old glue. When the old glue is melted by the steam, it gives smell from the wood as well. It smells like old grandma’s house. It’s not a thing you can feel from today’s brand new piano.