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please make some photos of your action, because from what you are saing it is some frankenstein action and nobody probably knows what we are talking about.

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Here you are. I was a little mistaken. There is a backrail except it's not at the back. The contact point is just below the jack.



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I think I'd be tempted to experiment with a way to get your cushioning material of choice nearer to the back of the key...

I can't really tell from the pictures, do the key ends just dangle out with nothing underneath?

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Yep,you can see then hanging there in the first pic. I've just tried that with a sample of foam that arrived today. No different. The problem is, I think, also this:

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Originally Posted by BDB
I doubt any foam will last as long as wool felted cloth.

I think you are correct there, but the plastazote I used has lasted five years subject to UV light, water and abrasion from my knees so it seems durable. How long the chemical bonds hold up with time remains to be seen though - I doubt that it will last 100 years :-)

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Originally Posted by BDB
I doubt any foam will last as long as wool felted cloth.

I think you are correct there, but the plastazote I used has lasted five years subject to UV light, water and abrasion from my knees so it seems durable. How long the chemical bonds hold up with time remains to be seen though - I doubt that it will last 100 years :-)

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