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#2023584 - 01/29/13 06:05 PM Kawai CA63 Finally Complete  
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My lovely CA63 is now complete:

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#2023585 - 01/29/13 06:09 PM Re: Kawai CA63 Finally Complete [Re: TrumpetMan]  
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Great job!

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#2023587 - 01/29/13 06:10 PM Re: Kawai CA63 Finally Complete [Re: TrumpetMan]  
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Thanks!

Why on earth don't they all come with them?

#2023591 - 01/29/13 06:17 PM Re: Kawai CA63 Finally Complete [Re: TrumpetMan]  
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There is a good reason, however I'm afraid it's probably not something I can talk about publicly.

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#2023592 - 01/29/13 06:19 PM Re: Kawai CA63 Finally Complete [Re: TrumpetMan]  
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was it sold incomplete? i'm intrigued.

#2023595 - 01/29/13 06:23 PM Re: Kawai CA63 Finally Complete [Re: TrumpetMan]  
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I've added the chrome bookholders to keep large books open, which naturally insist on wanting to close themselves.

My CA63 is satin black, so the chrome ones match the silver lettering nicely.
Brass ones are also available.

It was a bit scary drilling the pilot holes, but with careful measuring and a steady hand (my son's) it was fine.

They can easily be swivelled into position when needed and swivelled flat when not.

Last edited by TrumpetMan; 01/29/13 06:34 PM.
#2023858 - 01/30/13 06:30 AM Re: Kawai CA63 Finally Complete [Re: TrumpetMan]  
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OH! That will impinge on it`s resale value . . . ! Maybe the guarantee too. But if it`s what you want, I`d ha done the same . .


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#2023876 - 01/30/13 07:19 AM Re: Kawai CA63 Finally Complete [Re: TrumpetMan]  
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It should add to the resale value - I've improved it!

Not that I intend selling it smile


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