Welcome to the Piano World Piano Forums
Over 2 million posts about pianos, digital pianos, and all types of keyboard instruments
Join the World's Largest Community of Piano Lovers (it's free)
It's Fun to Play the Piano ... Please Pass It On!

SEARCH
the Forums & Piano World

This custom search works much better than the built in one and allows searching older posts.
(ad 125) Sweetwater - Digital Keyboards & Other Gear
Digital Pianos at Sweetwater
(ad) Pearl River
Pearl River Pianos
(ad) Pianoteq
Latest Pianoteq add-on instrument: U4 upright piano
(ad) P B Guide
Acoustic & Digital Piano Guide
PianoSupplies.com (150)
Piano Accessories Music Related Gifts Piano Tuning Equipment Piano Moving Equipment
We now offer Gift Certificates in our online store!
(ad) Estonia Piano
Estonia Piano
Quick Links to Useful Stuff
Our Classified Ads
Find Piano Professionals-

*Piano Dealers - Piano Stores
*Piano Tuners
*Piano Teachers
*Piano Movers
*Piano Restorations
*Piano Manufacturers
*Organs

Quick Links:
*Advertise On Piano World
*Free Piano Newsletter
*Online Piano Recitals
*Piano Recitals Index
*Piano Accessories
* Buying a Piano
*Buying A Acoustic Piano
*Buying a Digital Piano
*Pianos for Sale
*Sell Your Piano
*How Old is My Piano?
*Piano Books
*Piano Art, Pictures, & Posters
*Directory/Site Map
*Contest
*Links
*Virtual Piano
*Music Word Search
*Piano Screen Saver
*Piano Videos
*Virtual Piano Chords
Topic Options
#2044117 - 03/06/13 08:08 PM NEC certification
HalfStep Offline
Full Member

Registered: 02/25/11
Posts: 202
Loc: Boston, MA
Hi tuners! Quick question... I received a business card that said NEC certified today from a tuner. It's driving me crazy trying to figure out what NEC is. Does anyone know?

Top
(ad PTG 568) Grand Action Regulation in 37 Steps
Grand Action Regulation in 37 Steps
#2044126 - 03/06/13 08:15 PM Re: NEC certification [Re: HalfStep]
Weiyan Offline
500 Post Club Member

Registered: 10/04/11
Posts: 769
Loc: Hong Kong
Nippon Electronic Corporation.
_________________________
Fake Book player
Ragtime beginner
http://weiyanwo.wordpress.com

Top
#2044132 - 03/06/13 08:27 PM Re: NEC certification [Re: HalfStep]
jim ialeggio Offline
500 Post Club Member

Registered: 06/03/05
Posts: 621
Loc: shirley, MA
New England Conservatory?

Jim Ialeggio
_________________________
Jim Ialeggio
www.grandpianosolutions.com
advanced soundboard and action redesigns
978 425-9026
Shirley Center, MA

Top
#2044141 - 03/06/13 08:42 PM Re: NEC certification [Re: HalfStep]
Minnesota Marty Online   content

Platinum Supporter until October 5 2014


Registered: 05/15/12
Posts: 7285
Loc: Rochester MN
National Electrical Code - Digital Tuners?
_________________________
Marty in Minnesota

It's much easier to bash a Steinway than it is to play one.

Top
#2044148 - 03/06/13 08:51 PM Re: NEC certification [Re: HalfStep]
HalfStep Offline
Full Member

Registered: 02/25/11
Posts: 202
Loc: Boston, MA
Well that's what happened when I searched... All sorts of hits. Haha, interesting really.

Top
#2044173 - 03/06/13 09:23 PM Re: NEC certification [Re: HalfStep]
Zeno Wood Offline
Full Member

Registered: 11/20/07
Posts: 443
Loc: Brooklyn, NY
NEC (yes, New England Conservatory) used to have a piano technology program, some great techs came through there. (Ahem.)


Edited by Zeno Wood (03/06/13 09:24 PM)
_________________________
Zeno Wood, Piano Technician
Brooklyn College

Top
#2044182 - 03/06/13 09:33 PM Re: NEC certification [Re: Zeno Wood]
David Jenson Offline
2000 Post Club Member

Registered: 10/22/06
Posts: 2081
Loc: Maine
Originally Posted By: Zeno Wood
NEC (yes, New England Conservatory) used to have a piano technology program, some great techs came through there. (Ahem.)
Hmmmm. 'Anyone that you know, Zeno? whistle
_________________________
David L. Jenson
Tuning - Repairs - Refurbishing
Jenson's Piano Service
-----

Top
#2044198 - 03/06/13 10:26 PM Re: NEC certification [Re: David Jenson]
Zeno Wood Offline
Full Member

Registered: 11/20/07
Posts: 443
Loc: Brooklyn, NY
blush
_________________________
Zeno Wood, Piano Technician
Brooklyn College

Top
#2044646 - 03/07/13 05:06 PM Re: NEC certification [Re: Zeno Wood]
HalfStep Offline
Full Member

Registered: 02/25/11
Posts: 202
Loc: Boston, MA
Originally Posted By: Zeno Wood
NEC (yes, New England Conservatory) used to have a piano technology program, some great techs came through there. (Ahem.)


That makes sense, I kept getting a link to NEC but couldn't find anything on the tech program! Anyhow the tuner did a great job. I was just curious. The other people I came across were trained at the North Bennett St School in Boston. Thanks!

Top
#2044647 - 03/07/13 05:07 PM Re: NEC certification [Re: jim ialeggio]
HalfStep Offline
Full Member

Registered: 02/25/11
Posts: 202
Loc: Boston, MA
Originally Posted By: jim ialeggio
New England Conservatory?

Jim Ialeggio


So you were correct!

Top

Moderator:  Piano World 
What's Hot!!
HOW TO POST PICTURES on the Piano Forums
-------------------
Sharing is Caring!
About the Buttons
-------------------
Forums Rules & Help
-------------------
ADVERTISE
on Piano World

The world's most popular piano web site.
-------------------
PIANO BOOKS
Interesting books about the piano, pianists, piano history, biographies, memoirs and more!
(ad) HAILUN Pianos
Hailun Pianos - Click for More
Ad (Seiler/Knabe)
Knabe Pianos
Sheet Music
(PW is an affiliate)
Sheet Music Plus Featured Sale
(125ad) Dampp Chaser
Dampp Chaser Piano Life Saver
(ad) Lindeblad Piano
Lindeblad Piano Restoration
Who's Online
101 registered (15shoes, 36251, A Guy, aesop, accordeur, 34 invisible), 1046 Guests and 18 Spiders online.
Key: Admin, Global Mod, Mod
Forum Stats
75984 Members
42 Forums
157154 Topics
2308069 Posts

Max Online: 15252 @ 03/21/10 11:39 PM
New Topics - Multiple Forums
New start - wish me good luck:)
by FarmGirl
Yesterday at 11:21 PM
Automatic Piano Players...
by tksler
Yesterday at 10:33 PM
No one home?
by ScottM
Yesterday at 08:05 PM
Prokofiev's 5 piano concertos, live: Marinskij/Gergiev etc
by fnork
Yesterday at 07:36 PM
Has anyone here studied with S. Babayan
by Serge Marinkovic
Yesterday at 07:05 PM
(ads by Google)

Visit our online store for gifts for music lovers

 
Help keep the forums up and running with a donation, any amount is appreciated!
Or by becoming a Subscribing member! Thank-you.
Donate   Subscribe
 
Our Piano Related Classified Ads
|
Dealers | Tuners | Lessons | Movers | Restorations | Pianos For Sale | Sell Your Piano |

Advertise on Piano World
| Subscribe | Piano World | PianoSupplies.com | Advertise on Piano World | Donate | Link to Us | Classifieds |
| |Contact | Privacy | Legal | About Us | Site Map | Free Newsletter | Press Room |


copyright 1997 - 2014 Piano World ® all rights reserved
No part of this site may be reproduced without prior written permission