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I wouldn't take it apart. The angle which that rung is broken you could just glue it back together with wood glue and put a spring clamp on it. You might have to put a bar clamp across the exterior to keep the joint from sliding apart. It will make a strong joint if done right.
 

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This isn’t a given. Do a dry clamp first. You might just get lucky. The few broken spindles I’ve repaired the spindles pretty much fell out of the tenons so it’s not an issue. One that I left in and tried Steve’s suggestion I couldn’t get aligned,
I couldn't begin to guess how many I've repaired like that and didn't have any problems. Now if had been poorly repaired previously then I just cut it off, drill it out and turn a new rung. That is easier than trying to fix someone else's work.
 
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