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#2188976 - 11/26/13 11:34 PM Bechendorff?
JHFlem Offline
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Registered: 11/26/13
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Does anyone know anything about the Bechendorff brand? I've seen references that it's made by Young Chang. I've found a 20-30 year old Bechendorff baby grand that I may be able to get for $1000, and it seems to be in excellent shape. I haven't discovered a site where I can look up the serial number and confirm the age yet. Any insight is much appreciated!

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#2189065 - 11/27/13 06:29 AM Re: Bechendorff? [Re: JHFlem]
DanS Offline
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I've never heard of them, but the fact that their name is a combination of two of the world's best piano brands makes me leery. You might also want to consider driving a Jagualac, watching TV on a Sonasung, and them checking the time on your Patime Phillpex watch. wink
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#2189071 - 11/27/13 06:51 AM Re: Bechendorff? [Re: JHFlem]
Nick Mauel Offline
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It is a Young Chang.

They were sold in Florida by the Fletcher organ chain in the late 80's to early 90's, before they stopped selling pianos.
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#2191020 - 12/01/13 04:00 PM Re: Bechendorff? [Re: JHFlem]
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Thanks for the info!

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