Monday, April 16, 2012

piano repair key stuck and jam

normally yamaha pianos has this sort of problem. the broken butt cord. after more than 20 or 30 years
the hammer butt cord will break off by it self. when you look closely, the cord will become ashes.

when butt cord broken, it causes unhook with the hammer butt spring. when this situation occur, it will affect the touch  and repetition of the piano keys. the piano hammers may take time to come back whenever it strike the string, or it might come back half way and stuck in the middle of somewhere which is very irritating.

however, butt cord can be replace. they are more ways of understanding why your piano keys are not functioning, this is only one of the problem, you can find and read more here;postID=8364125876403800796

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malaysia piano tuning and repair service

grand piano repair

malaysia piano tuning and repair services

this is a petrof grand piano, normally such problem is commonly seen in malaysia due to different weather and humidity.
lead expand, too damp that cause sticky and sluggish action.

even the damper area have the same affection. one the lead become like so, keys or dampers will jam and stuck due to severe friction between lead with  lead rubbing with each other.

 when the grand action has been removed from the piano

key bushing service

sticky hammers 

key lead expand till the key started to crack

need a little bit of reshaping

once the key spoiled key lead has been removed

new lead

grand piano wippen 

once everything include regulation has been completed

action is ready to be mounted back and start tuning

the whole process is a time consuming task,  regulation and necessary adjustment need to be done on the spot before tuning.  now the grand is smooth and ready to be played.