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HAMMOND ORGAN L100 KEY REMOVAL REPLACEMENT


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LOCATE AND REMOVE THE SCREWS HOLDIN THE ORGAN TOP
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REMOVE SCREWS CONTINUED
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LIFT OFF THE ORGAN TOP
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TOP REMOVAL
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USING A 1/4" SOCKET REMOVE THE SCREW HOLDING THE KEY IN PLACE
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1/4" SOCKET PLACEMENT
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1/4" SOCKET
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TO GET TO THE LOWER KEYS YOU MUST LIFT THE UPPER MANUAL...
REMOVE THE SCREW HOLDING THE UPPER MANUAL IN PLACE FROM BOTH SIDES OF THE ORGAN
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HERE IS A PIC OF THE OTHER SIDE WITH THE SCREW OUT
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NOW USING A 1/16" WRENCH REMOVE THE MANUAL BOLTS FROM BOTH SIDES
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UNDER THE KEYBOARD ON EACH SIDE YOU WILL FIND THIS SCREW... REMOVE THEM FROM BOTH SIDES OF THE ORGAN
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YOU CAN BARELY SEE THE BOLTS THAT HOLD THE KEYS ON... TO GET TO THEM YOU MUST LIFT THE MANUAL... I SUGGEST PROPPING IT UP WITH SOME WOOD BLOCKS ON BOTH SIDES WHILE YOU WORK
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THE GOAL IS TO RAISE THE MANUAL ENOUGH TO GET IN THERE AND WORK !
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NOW WE CAN GET TO THE SCREWS THAT HOLD ON THE KEYS !
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THIS PIC SHOWS THE SPACE CREATED BY LIFTING THE MANUAL
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SEE THE WOOD BLOCK THAT IS USED TO KEEP THE MANUAL UP AND EVEN
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ANOTHER PIC SHOWING USE OF THE WOOD BLOCK
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ONE LAST PIC OF THE ORGAN SHOWING THE WOOD BLOCKS RASING THE MANUAL
ONCE UNBOLTED KEYS SLIDE OUT EASILY

YOU MAY NEED TO REMOVE AN ADJACENT  SHARP KEY TO GET A WHITE KEY OUT
ANY QUESTIONS ?

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CHEERS !

TOM PETRO


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