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#1126029 - 05/21/06 03:42 PM After Market Sostenuto
marty cipolla Offline
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Registered: 05/15/06
Posts: 3
Loc: Virginia
Any experience with installing after market sostenuto pedals on grands with bass sustain?
Is it expensive and is it difficult to do? Thanks for any input.

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#1126030 - 11/24/06 09:13 PM Re: After Market Sostenuto
Tom Tuner Offline
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Registered: 11/08/06
Posts: 246
Loc: Bainbridge, OH
Check with Renner on replacement back-action kits. Not cheap.

Tom

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#1126031 - 11/24/06 09:35 PM Re: After Market Sostenuto
Cy Shuster, RPT Offline
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Registered: 12/18/05
Posts: 3453
Loc: Albuquerque, NM
I don't think Renner's kit includes the sostenuto blade, brackets, and coupler:
http://rennerusa.com/Underlever_System.asp

My thought would be two words: Im Possible.

The back action would probably have to be replaced anyway, in order to get sostenuto tabs to work with.

--Cy--
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#1126032 - 05/24/07 05:57 PM Re: After Market Sostenuto
adek Offline
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Registered: 05/01/07
Posts: 17
it depends of grand piano you have. I telling you....sostenuto pedal can ba made in every ggrand piano. sometimes it needs to repalce a back attion.. but it can be made

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