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#27815 - 02/12/09 07:33 AM Re: Seduction of Shigeru Kawai action
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Registered: 02/22/07
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Originally posted by Hale KAWAI:
Just for the record we offer the SK line with the straight spade leg upon request. [/b]
That's the best news I heard all day! Those curvaceous legs may serve to differentiate the SK but are the main reason I wouldn't consider upgrading.

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#27816 - 02/12/09 01:09 PM Re: Seduction of Shigeru Kawai action
koiloco Offline
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Registered: 03/16/08
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Jeff,
how's your RX-5 treating you ?
Mine is starting to settle in nicely. Want to swap sometimes ? \:\)

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#27817 - 02/12/09 02:41 PM Re: Seduction of Shigeru Kawai action
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Registered: 09/22/08
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Originally posted by KawaiDon:
We have slow motion films showing the Millennium III action repeating reliably in full depth key strokes at 15 repetitions per second. There is no other grand piano action made which can reliably do this. And yes, we have tested all of the best. 12 per second is generally as fast as they get.[/b]
As a faithful Kawai owner, I petition you to have your engineers work on Millennium III fingers. I'll gladly purchase a set of such fingers, and a Mill III Kawai, too.

Please design the Mill III fingers so they can work as fast as the Mill III action.

Thanks. \:\) \:D

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#2008780 - 01/03/13 11:16 PM Re: Seduction of Shigeru Kawai action [Re: Andy_piano]
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Dear Don Mannino, regarding the ABS materials matter, is it possible for your side to provide some data (or other related materials) for the comparison between ABS and wooden parts?? People in my area are very concern about this matter regarding how long the ABS material can last etc....

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