Kevin E. Hancock, Inc. 2005-2018
all rights reserved
~Publications & Articles~
Here is a collection of
published finishing, refinishing, and piano restoration articles.
Many folks have asked for copies, so I have made them available from
this web page. I have scanned them and created an Adobe, ".PDF"
file. You can zoom in on the text for easier reading with the pdf
format. These are large files and will need a high speed connection for
As time permits, I will add new
and previously published articles.
by Kevin E. Hancock, Inc. 2005-2018 all rights reserved
This is a
series of 6 articles published in the Piano Technicians Journal.
The series was awarded "The Jack Greenfield Award" in June
2007, in recognition of outstanding research and writing for a
Continuing Series in the PTG Journal.
~Journal Cover Design by Nancy Woodman -
Part 1- Published December 2005
~Piano Protection & Finish Removal~
Part 2 - Published February 2006
~Veneer & Cabinet Repair~
Articles # 1 and # 2
PDF (908 k)
"Finish Rubbing Article"
Published August 2001
"Paste Wood Filler Article"
Published June 2002
PDF Version (1.8MB)
Published April 2001
Version (21 MB)
Please Do Not Copy without permission
by Kevin E. Hancock, Inc. 2005-2016 all rights reserved