Pipe Chest

  • disassemble pipe chest, examine pouch valves & control valves
  • remove main control valves (front section) w/steam
  • separate valve sections w/steam
  • setup chest for restoration (lower surface) in stand
  • pouch valves all decayed, req replacement ~500
  • voice (rank) control valves req replacement

 

 

 

 

 

 

Pipe Chest install

  • move side panels of organ aside
  • setup 4 high rise hydraulic jacks
  • move pipe chest up ramp
  • position pipe chest on top
  • re-join side panels by lowering chest to engage
  • add rear panels & console (over a few days)

 

 

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