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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.


#1126031 - 11/24/06 09:35 PM Re: After Market Sostenuto
Cy Shuster, RPT Offline
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Registered: 12/18/05
Posts: 3458
Loc: Albuquerque, NM
I don't think Renner's kit includes the sostenuto blade, brackets, and coupler:

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 Shuster, RPT
Albuquerque, New Mexico
Director, PTG Norfolk 2016 Technical Institute

#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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