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Postby Uilleann203 » Fri Jun 12, 2015 5:20 am

Hi all!
I have a set in need of restoration and I am wondering who you would recommend to do the work. It is a Carrigan full set. I only really know of Martin Gallen doing restoration but I'm sure there are others!
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Re: Restoration

Postby PJ » Fri Jun 12, 2015 10:22 am

Where are you located?
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Re: Restoration

Postby djm » Fri Jun 12, 2015 11:32 pm

I think PJ is on the right track. Lots of pipemakers are involved with restoration work, especially the more experienced ones. Finding someone close to you is a good strategy so you can easily confer and ride shotgun over the process.

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Re: Restoration

Postby JJR » Tue Oct 06, 2015 12:55 pm

I've had Martin help restore a set for me but location was the key- he lives about two miles away.
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Re: Restoration

Postby ashley3 » Thu Apr 21, 2016 5:59 am

Bill Haneman is the chap you want for restoring old sets
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