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#1166080 - 03/20/09 07:10 PM Broken caster block  
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I have decided to sell my tuning practice piano,now that I have done all the work I'm going to do with it.

My only issue right now is on the back,where the caster is attached to a block of wood,glued to the bottom of a ridge on the soundboard,that block came loose.

The way the block is placed is between two support posts,and there were no screws attaching it.

Any one have an idea?



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#1166094 - 03/20/09 07:46 PM Re: Broken caster block [Re: dschwoyer]  
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Add some glue and some screws.


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#1166148 - 03/20/09 09:43 PM Re: Broken caster block [Re: BDB]  
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If one of those blocks between the posts has come loose, the chances are good that the other joints have become weakened as well. Be sure to give all those joints a good visual check, and see if you can get a palette knife into any of the cracks. Re-glue as required.


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