Item Type: Concertina
Action Board Summary: The instrument's Action is made up of a slotted brass sheet plate, vertical slot, Wound-brass springs, and brass-sheet levers, broader within the pivot area, and the pallets are now circular pale cardboard, (some later D Leese replacements).
Action Board Pivot: A slotted brass sheet plate.
Action Board Levers: Brass sheet levers, thicker through pivot slot
Action Board Springs: Brass
Action Board Pallets: The pallets are now circular pale cardboard, a material used on almost all subsequent instruments.
Action Board Securing-screw pattern: Trio of wooden cylindrical supports receiving the three screws from strap, finger-rest and top fret area.
Action Board Sub-fret-board Supports: 3 Rectangular chamois-topped pillars
Action Board Labels: Oval ink stamp of Dave Leese, concertina repairer, under LH action board.
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Created August 2009 by Neil Wayne
Last Modified 07 February 2012 by Neil Wayne, Chris Flint, Wes Williams
This page created Tuesday 14 February 2012.