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Making of an instrument I
Tone / Design / Harmony
Motivation / Vision
Individuality / Principle
Quartertone Grand Piano
Age & Value
AUGUST FÖRSTER GRAND PIANOS
Technical data / Details
Soundboard / Rips
Tapered and contoured solid spruce soundboard made of selected mountainspruce, notched into the inner rim.
Beech laminated rim with beech spruce beams, tenon joined to the rim with beechwood dowels.
bridges of hard rock maple
Pure iron ore, made in the traditional method of slow and sand casting.
All "Renner" - action are made of European hornbeam.
Premium "Renner" hammers, t-wired and individually voiced
Premium spruce keys, individually balanced and weighted.
19 ply: Cross grained laminated beech, brand “Delignit”
German “ Diamant” tuning pins
fallboard brake and black keys of ebony wood
legs with iron interlocks
large solid brass castors
at model 215:
hammers from "Abel"
at model 275 "Super Mondial":
white keys with "Ivolan"
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