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Fender Rhodes Mark I ‘79

• Thursday, January 3rd, 2008
Brand            : Rhodes

Model            : Mark I

Year             : 1979 (manufactured "week 42, 1979")

Serialnr.        : 4279 
From where       : Marktplaats (NL)

Received         : 10 october 2007

State            : Pretty damaged

Some photos of the “received state”

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Retolexing

• Sunday, January 6th, 2008

First wrap of the old filthy tolex…

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Start tolexing the edges…..

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And finally…

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Cheekblocks repair

• Monday, January 28th, 2008

Sanding, starting with waterproof sheets (240) then filling the holes with 2 component filler and after continue with polishing. First 400, 800 and then finishing with 1200 waterproof.

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Next week; painting the cheeckblocks with a spray can