For the April 2021 issue of Wood News Online, Bob Rummer discussed how he thinks about restoring broken pieces:
My Grandpas knew a lot about how to restore broken things. Grandpa Rummer was the furniture doctor. He repaired, refinished, and re-upholstered countless pieces that are now cherished heirlooms. Grandpa Burnham repaired and restored musical instruments, including a violin that its owner accidentally shot with a handgun. My broken stool led me to reflect on the process of un-breaking things.
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