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#2037756 - 02/22/13 10:34 PM Uneven keys casio privia px750
flaamepro Offline
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Registered: 02/06/13
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Just bought a casio privia px 750 today,assembled it, took the tape off and have realised all the keys are at different heights and aren't even. There is even a clicking noise for some keys. Is it worth getting another or should I get a different brand instead? Thanks smile

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#2037772 - 02/22/13 11:28 PM Re: Uneven keys casio privia px750 [Re: flaamepro]
xorbe Offline
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Loc: Mt View, CA
Pics?

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#2037799 - 02/23/13 01:47 AM Re: Uneven keys casio privia px750 [Re: flaamepro]
dkong99 Offline
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Registered: 11/03/12
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I'd take it back and get another but I'd have the store inspect it first before taking it home.

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#2038001 - 02/23/13 02:04 PM Re: Uneven keys casio privia px750 [Re: flaamepro]
max05XIII Offline
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Registered: 09/11/10
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That's normal with Casio pianos I think. My 330 had uneven keys and my new 150 does too. It doesnt affect your playing though, unless your keys are a couple of millimeters uneven.

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#2038004 - 02/23/13 02:10 PM Re: Uneven keys casio privia px750 [Re: flaamepro]
adak Offline
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Registered: 12/27/12
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post pics just to be certain. i recent got a casio piano and i find them all pretty even. not sure about your case until i can see a pic.
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#2038023 - 02/23/13 02:39 PM Re: Uneven keys casio privia px750 [Re: flaamepro]
o0Ampy0o Offline
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Level keys on my PX350.

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#2038039 - 02/23/13 03:07 PM Re: Uneven keys casio privia px750 [Re: flaamepro]
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Contact our service department or your dealer.
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#2038105 - 02/23/13 05:48 PM Re: Uneven keys casio privia px750 [Re: flaamepro]
Possum SP280Krome Offline
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Originally Posted By: flaamepro
Just bought a casio privia px 750 today,assembled it, took the tape off and have realised all the keys are at different heights and aren't even. There is even a clicking noise for some keys. Is it worth getting another or should I get a different brand instead? Thanks smile


I had it on my PX350 and returned it- had it twice. Was told it was a problem with previous models. Not acceptable to me to spend hundreds of dollars on a product. Poor design. No excuse. End of discussion.

However, my PX130 is PERFECT and I enjoy playing it a lot.

You will feel better if you return it. If it happens again, find a brand that places importance on evenly spaced and heighted keys, such as Yamaha.
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#2038119 - 02/23/13 06:41 PM Re: Uneven keys casio privia px750 [Re: o0Ampy0o]
Charles Cohen Offline
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Registered: 12/26/12
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Loc: Richmond, BC, Canada
Originally Posted By: o0Ampy0o
Level keys on my PX350.

Mine, too.

As MM says, it's a service or return issue.

There's a similar post about a Kawai on this forum. QC isn't perfect for any maker.

. Charles

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#2038141 - 02/23/13 08:07 PM Re: Uneven keys casio privia px750 [Re: flaamepro]
helloworld1 Offline
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Registered: 11/17/12
Posts: 82
The Yamaha p155 made in Japan looks perfect. Dont know where they make Casio and Kawai's low end model, the QC is.quie poor, I have replace px 350 twice for a different issue.and eventually returned.

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#2038161 - 02/23/13 08:54 PM Re: Uneven keys casio privia px750 [Re: flaamepro]
o0Ampy0o Offline
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Registered: 11/18/12
Posts: 473
Regarding equal spacing between keys, the PX350 is just as good as my Yamaha MOX........and not even a tiny blip on the radar. Perfection costs a lot more than the combined MSRP of these two keyboards. If you want a perfect model see if you can get your hands on the one used at a show. But I don't think even the show models of keyboards are built to scrutinizing perfection like guitars or cars. It is common for a show guitar to have well above average wood grain and car to have a flawless finish, for instance.

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#2038425 - 02/24/13 12:54 PM Re: Uneven keys casio privia px750 [Re: o0Ampy0o]
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Registered: 08/28/08
Posts: 855
Loc: Lakewood, CA
Correct. Many of the models at NAMM are prototypes and not the final versions of the product.

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