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@alegre1 • 2 months ago • comments: 0
Posted a response to "Can anyone out there help me with a tuner question?":
"Ken Longfield: I'm coming in late to this discussion Linda, but let me add a thought or two. First, I think the tuners are banjo friction tuners ( probably..."
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@alegre1 • 2 months ago • comments: 0
Posted a response to "Can anyone out there help me with a tuner question?":
"Richard Streib: There is a small fiber washer in the mechanism if my memory is still good. Sometimes that can be the culprit. I have had some success..."
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@alegre1 • 2 months ago • comments: 0
Posted a response to "Can anyone out there help me with a tuner question?":
"Wally Venable: Richard said " If you ever disassemble one all the way take note of the order of the metal and the fiber washers on the shaft." Perhaps at..."
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@alegre1 • 2 months ago • comments: 0
Posted a response to "Can anyone out there help me with a tuner question?":
"Wally Venable: You asked "what type of tuner?" I just looked at your photo, and you tuners are interesting in their own right due to the way the wood is held..."
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@alegre1 • 2 months ago • comments: 0
Posted a response to "Can anyone out there help me with a tuner question?":
"Ken Hulme: Those tuners should have a tiny screw in the end of each knob, which adjust how 'firmly' they stay in tune.  Start with a 1/4 turn tighter and see..."
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@alegre1 • 2 months ago • comments: 0
Created a new forum topic "Can anyone out there help me with a tuner question?":
"Greetings!  A friend recently gave me a 1979 McSpadden dulcimer that has been sitting in her closet since 1980, and she is moving so didn't want to take it..."