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  • 1) Tunes pianos in private and public establishments, using tuning fork and tuning hammer: Removes board from front of piano to expose strings.

  • 2) Places strips of felt or rubber between strings nearest to string to be tested to mute them.

  • 3) Strikes middle C and compares pitch with that of standard tuning fork.

  • 4) Turns string pin with tuning hammer to adjust tension on string until pitch of string and tuning fork correspond.

  • 5) Tunes remaining notes by comparing them with middle C and each other.

  • 6) May make initial adjustment of piano strings in factory.




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DOT:   730.361-010

Job Number: 7438