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#1963719 - 09/24/12 02:11 PM Re: Kawai CA95 [Re: UK Paul UK]
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With reference to the keyboard, 12 black keys have the scratch pattern on plus one black key has a permanent mark on and there are 4 slightly bigger gaps between the white keys. Dawson's requested pics to send to kawai... just sent them so it'll be interesting the timescale of sorting this.... new keybed I will be assuming, better than a technical fault though as I still get to play :-)
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#2003132 - 12/22/12 03:10 PM Re: Kawai CA95 [Re: UK Paul UK]
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German PianoWorld user might want to read my review about CA95 in the magazine "OKEY" (issue #110)
http://okey-online.de

I was very impressed by the key action and the piano sound.
... but KAWAI should re-think organizing the sounds in the sound-menu and spelling of rhythms.
maybe they can fix the mistakes with a firmware update...

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#2003210 - 12/22/12 06:42 PM Re: Kawai CA95 [Re: wizardofkeys]
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Originally Posted By: wizardofkeys
German PianoWorld user might want to read my review about CA95 in the magazine "OKEY" (issue #110)
http://okey-online.de

I was very impressed by the key action and the piano sound.
... but KAWAI should re-think organizing the sounds in the sound-menu and spelling of rhythms.
maybe they can fix the mistakes with a firmware update...


wizardofkeys, may I ask if you have a direct link to your CA95 review, please? My German isn't terribly good (the automatic Google Translation in Chrome did not work correctly...), and try as I might, I was unable to find the review.

I'm interested to read your comments about the sound organisation as to my knowledge, this has never been a criticism of the CA range.

Many thanks,
James
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#2003346 - 12/23/12 04:52 AM Re: Kawai CA95 [Re: UK Paul UK]
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I looked through the site twice now, and can't find the article either ...
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#2003355 - 12/23/12 05:27 AM Re: Kawai CA95 [Re: StefaanBelgium]
kutu Offline
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Registered: 10/05/12
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Originally Posted By: StefaanBelgium
I looked through the site twice now, and can't find the article either ...

The review is in the Magazine (okey), which you can buy...


Edited by kutu (12/23/12 05:33 AM)

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#2003370 - 12/23/12 06:21 AM Re: Kawai CA95 [Re: UK Paul UK]
Kawai James Offline
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kutu/wizardofkeys, ah, I expected this might be the case.

James
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#2003372 - 12/23/12 06:26 AM Re: Kawai CA95 [Re: Kawai James]
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Originally Posted By: Kawai James
kutu/wizardofkeys, ah, I expected this might be the case.


So he/she has come on here to sell a magazine by stirring up bogus criticisms of the piano. Great.
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#2198465 - 12/16/13 11:32 AM Re: Kawai CA95 [Re: UK Paul UK]
ado Offline
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Registered: 05/18/08
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Loc: france
I wonder if this DP grand feel action could be superior to upright acoustic pianos action in 3000-4000 euro budget?
I mean if getting ca95 could be equivalent or better for practice ,playing expression,precision then let's say restored acoustic yamaha U1 or similar kawai acoustic upright model.
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