The cast steel plate of a Steinway grand piano is removed.
Work begins in removing the old and worn out pin block.
It is important to remove the pin block carefully and in one piece . . .
The old pin block removed.
Dry fitting a replacement pin block.
It may be necessary to put in and take out the cast steel plate many times . . .
Drilling the new tuning pin holes after making out through the holes . . .
A replacement pin block ready for final fitting.
The new pin block is glued, screwed and doweled into place.
Stringing is underway with the new pin block.
A replacement pin block is fitted when required and not for fun . . .