Rhodes Lid Compartment Door - Replacement Straps/Latches?

Started by Wags, February 13, 2022, 02:01:21 PM

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Wags

Hey all! I have here a couple pianos that have some badly worn/torn straps that secure the compartment door shut on the stage piano lid.
Anyone have any ideas on how to replace them? What material are they? Perhaps I can buy some raw vinyl and cut some strips?

OR I've never loved this design, anyone have a better latch solution that looks decent and will do the job?

Thanks so much for the input, strange request, I know, but this one has me stumped...
'67 Sparkle Top
'74 Stage 88
'78 Suitcase 73
Wurly 200
Wurly 200a
Performer/Studio Owner/Collector

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1969 KMC Home Rhodes Prototype
1977 Wurlitzer 270