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#2010103 - 01/06/13 03:53 PM Dampers slow to return on small grand
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What would cause the dampers to be slow to return to the strings? This is a 4'6" Wurlitzer grand, model C143. The damper rods all appear to be in proper alignment and nothing seems to be blocking them.

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#2010104 - 01/06/13 03:53 PM Re: Dampers slow to return on small grand [Re: Don L]
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Lack of proper service. Get someone to fix it.
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#2010117 - 01/06/13 04:17 PM Re: Dampers slow to return on small grand [Re: Don L]
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Tight damper flange center pins.
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#2010123 - 01/06/13 04:25 PM Re: Dampers slow to return on small grand [Re: Don L]
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tight damper rail bushings, corrosion on damper wires. Need to get it checked by a competent technician.

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