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#1815086 - 12/30/11 10:40 AM s it worthy to restore my piano?
vibavi attigala Offline
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Registered: 12/29/11
Posts: 21
ast year i got a chappell piano which is about 100 years of age.i couldnt find a good piano tec .to restore it but yesterday i found a good piano restoration company and gave it to restore it will take a month to a fully restoration.it costed totally 850$ .do u think i can expect a good conditioned piano from after 1 month from they ?.action,keys, all are repalced and it included polishing also.will it be worth ?.anyway i really love that piano even if i worst playing it ::::(

i got a bill in return and now the piano is at the workshop
it include
1.Restringing2.Replacing action
3.Cut and polishing
4.Replacing keys

did i get fooled ??

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#1815090 - 12/30/11 10:44 AM Re: s it worthy to restore my piano? [Re: vibavi attigala]
Jerry Groot RPT Offline
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Registered: 11/07/07
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Loc: Grand Rapids Michigan
They are not doing a full restore for that kind of money.
Jerry Groot RPT
Piano Technicians Guild
Grand Rapids, Michigan

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#1815120 - 12/30/11 11:30 AM Re: s it worthy to restore my piano? [Re: vibavi attigala]
UnrightTooner Offline
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Registered: 11/13/08
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Loc: Bradford County, PA
What country are you in?
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#1815559 - 12/30/11 08:41 PM Re: s it worthy to restore my piano? [Re: UnrightTooner]
vibavi attigala Offline
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Sri Lanka

#1815625 - 12/30/11 10:46 PM Re: s it worthy to restore my piano? [Re: vibavi attigala]
kpembrook Offline
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Loc: Michigan
Did you contact the following?

Mr. Suresh Mendis
Managing Director
S. M. Piano Master
248, High-level Road, Colombo-06.
Sri Lanka
Tel: +94 114894394 / +94774296464
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