McGuire Piano
Piano Sales and Restoration by

Duane McGuire, RPT

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Hammond Glider TrimOSaw Model G40B
As luck would have it, I'm now the proud owner of a Hammond Glider TrimOSaw.   These saws were ...
Knuckle trimming
Knuckle trimming! I was pleased with the way this worked. I'm replacing knuckles in a 1918 Knabe. ...
Drill Press Chip Ejection
When boring piano hammers, keeping chips away from the jig surface is a constant need.  I was ...
Old technology meets new: Installing pedals on an upright piano
While installing pedals on a 90 year old upright piano, I had the opportunity to upgrade ...
Trimming Damper Heads
I wanted to trim 4 mm from Tokiwa damper heads for better geometry in a 1927 Leonard upright. ...
Upright Hammer installation
Installation of piano hammers from boring to playing
Pulling balance rail pins
The right tool for the job isn't always obvious.
Boring an upright hammer
This video shows a field repair technique for boring an upright piano hammer for shank ...
Adjustable Action Model - Grand Piano
As I prepare to do a complete action replacement on my 1911 Steiff piano, I wanted to be as ...
A jig for notching piano keytops
A critical aspect of quality keywork is getting the notch around the black keys just right! This ...

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