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#1997114 - 12/09/12 09:26 PM Young Chang Action bracket
Bruford Offline
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I have a YC G-185 Grand. The serial# is G 054208, I can't figure out the age. Can anyone decipher for me ? I am trying to figure out if this piano was manufactured during the years when the faulty alloy was used on the action brackets. I have read this took place 1990-1994. Thanks for your help.

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#1997294 - 12/10/12 09:17 AM Re: Young Chang Action bracket [Re: Bruford]
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If it was, you would already know it as the brackets would have expanded to the point where the piano wouldn't play.
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#1997357 - 12/10/12 12:39 PM Re: Young Chang Action bracket [Re: Bruford]
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Pierce Piano Atlas puts serial # G 054208 at approx. 1990.
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