The palm guard is a very short metal handrest. Players who do not want a handrest often desire a palm guard. It prevents inadvertent contact with the C(sharp) trill key and the curl at the top end aids in positioning the hand.
Catalog Number: 89
Available On: All Models
Required Deletion: Models 601, 660, 101, 201, I, II, & III: Delete Wooden Crutch Assembly, Type I (60); Models 601, 660, 101, 201, I, II, & III; Models IV, 240, 220, 222, & 41: Delete Plastic Crutch & Bracket (53)