Re: Help fixing broken keys

From: Ruud Baltissen (
Date: 2001-04-20 07:25:56

Hallo Prof,

I collected the keyboards of some bad C='s especially for this purpose.

> If you didn't want to do this, the only other method is to heat a sewing
> up until its red hot and drive it through the broken star and lower part
> one go. When it cools, snip the protruding part of the pin. If all goes
> well, both parts should stick to the pin.

I used the same trick in the middle of the 80's. I assume that with "sewing
pin", Nick means the needle with the hole on the end. I used the ones with a
little knob on the end. If nick meant these as well, I second his solution.

Groetjes, Ruud

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