Repair Services

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Plug and Move Finger Holes

Hole Plug
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Sometimes holes are drilled in the wrong position and the best thing to do is to move it. In this case, the hole needs to be plugged and then redrilled. I make bamboo plugs to fit over the existing hole. They are glued with two ton epoxy. The new hole is finished with Urushi lacquer.
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Chi hole moved on an old Myoan shakuhachi.

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Sometimes a hole needs to be enlarged for tuning or response. This is $60 per hole and includes urushi lacquer to finish, unless an alternative lacquer is requested.

$100. 50% discount for additional holes.

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