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The Keyboard - Part 2

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Blog entry by GaryK posted 2471 days ago 753 reads 1 time favorited 5 comments Add to Favorites Watch

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-- Gary - Never pass up the opportunity to make a mistake look like you planned it that way - Tyler, TX



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MsDebbieP

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#1 posted 2471 days ago

astounding

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Thos. Angle

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#2 posted 2471 days ago

Holy Cow! Gary this is a great tutorial. I’m about to think you should turn it into an article for FWW. You should be getting paid for doing this. I am truly impressed with the amount of figureing it takes to get there. thanks.
Tom

-- Thos. Angle, Jordan Valley, Oregon

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mot

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#3 posted 2471 days ago

Very impressive Gary. Great tutorial. I might have mentioned that my old shop teacher builds these things. An amazing amount of detailed work.

-- You can discover more about a person in an hour of play than in a year of conversation. (Plato)

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#4 posted 2470 days ago

I’m impressed…I’ve been wanting to build a harpsichord for years and may finally do something in that direction…but there’s a half dozen project before I can even think of it. But you’re encouraging me to at least look up plans.

-- /\/\/\ BarryW /\/\/\ Stay so busy you don't have time to die.

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GaryK

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#5 posted 2470 days ago

Thamks for all your comments.

Mot – Yes you did mention that.

Barry – Plans don’t do you a whole lot of good unless you research the methods of construction. Mainly it’s always the keyboard that is the most finicky part. The methods I am laying out here also apply to a harpsichord.

Gary

-- Gary - Never pass up the opportunity to make a mistake look like you planned it that way - Tyler, TX

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