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#2009443 - 01/05/13 12:38 PM let-off adjustment wrench
johnlewisgrant Offline
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I've seen let-off wrenches that grab the dowl, a variation on needle-nose pliers, with semi-circle tips to surround the letoff dowl.

Anyone know where I can get these?

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#2009466 - 01/05/13 01:35 PM Re: let-off adjustment wrench [Re: johnlewisgrant]
David Boyce Offline
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Most of the piano technicians' supply houses have them. Item number 290 in the Schaff catalog.

#2009484 - 01/05/13 02:27 PM Re: let-off adjustment wrench [Re: johnlewisgrant]
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Or, you might be interested in my universal jack regulating tool that does both standard loop-style letoff buttons and also the dowel type.
Available from Schaff
Item #3149
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#2009496 - 01/05/13 02:47 PM Re: let-off adjustment wrench [Re: David Boyce]
johnlewisgrant Offline
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Originally Posted By: David Boyce
Most of the piano technicians' supply houses have them. Item number 290 in the Schaff catalog.

That's exactly it. Thanks!


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