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#1239907 - 07/29/09 06:31 PM Whats it worth? Upright Player.
duckhunter2847 Offline
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Registered: 07/29/09
Posts: 1
Loc: Orange county, CA
Hello;
I do not play the piano, and I dont know anything about pianos. My mom is trying to sell this piano she bought for my little brother to play. He took classes, learned a little, then dropped it. I remember she bough it in 2000, it was tuned about every 6 months or yearly, i believe until around 2002. Since then its just been used as a decoration piece of furniture in the "formal" living room. So here it is: The placard states:
CARTY PIANO CO.
PLAYER PIANO SPECIALISTS
1112 N. LA BREA AVE.
INGLEWOOD, CALIF, 90302

HARDMAN-DUO PLAYER PIANO SOLD TO:
MR. CAL MUNZER 11-22-66
ORCHARD 3-1124 ORCHARD 1-0824
Serial number: 132580
















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#1244558 - 08/06/09 09:12 AM Re: Whats it worth? Upright Player. [Re: duckhunter2847]
Greg Seagraves Offline
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Registered: 08/31/07
Posts: 63
Loc: Lawrenceville, GA
Pictures are nice but the only way to get an acurate overview of the piano is by seeing it in person. Try to locate a player tech in your area.
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#1247230 - 08/11/09 11:31 AM Re: Whats it worth? Upright Player. [Re: Greg Seagraves]
Tom Tuner Offline
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Registered: 11/08/06
Posts: 246
Loc: Bainbridge, OH
It might work better if the piano roll were not on backwards.

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#1250264 - 08/16/09 11:53 AM Re: Whats it worth? Upright Player. [Re: Tom Tuner]
Grandpianoman Offline
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Registered: 03/12/05
Posts: 2540
Loc: Portland, Oregon
Carty Piano Company was a well known and well respected player piano store in the LA area. I would suggest you contact a player piano tech in your area. A very good one is Randy Cox in Anaheim Hills, phone 714-404-2635 He would be able to tell you more about your piano. I believe he travels all around the LA area.

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