BMCS lyre repair and a new Steinway D Castor

Here the pedal lyre can be seen flat on the bench. There is a crack right through the top flange, caused by the lyre being pushed against the metal track in the storage box.
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this one isn't properly focused, but shows the crack running through the screw holes which hold the metal tenon in place.
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 ... similar. Note the little scraps of veneer used to set the position of the tenon. I have since replaced these scraps with a larger piece which covers the whole area inside the round rebate.
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This is the base plate (under the pedals) - the part which actually got knocked. It's split in two places.
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Here we have a new Steinway D concert grand castor, beside a standard Steinway D castor. Currently Steinway only supply the D series with this larger stage castor. In other words the smaller castor has been discontinued.
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