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#629311 - 03/05/04 05:40 PM Heavy keys
Marco Offline
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Registered: 07/01/01
Posts: 15
Loc: New York
I own a Yamaha U-1{yr 2000}.The keys seem very heavy when I play. this has been going on practically since i bought the piano. Will voicing help me? Kindly awaiting all responses. Thnx in advance

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#629312 - 03/05/04 07:14 PM Re: Heavy keys
PIANOS007 Offline
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Registered: 01/06/04
Posts: 413
Voicing will have no effect on a heavy feeling action. I have 2 u-1's in our showroom and neither is heavy at all.You might want to have a technician take a look at the piano and check the regulation.

#629313 - 03/07/04 05:52 PM Re: Heavy keys
Niles Duncan Offline
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Registered: 05/27/01
Posts: 513
Loc: Pasadena, CA
Voicing is irrelevant to whatever problem you have. You need a visit from your technician to check the regulation. It's also quite possible that there is too much friction somewhere in the action. Possibly key bushings that are tight, but you need a tech on site to check it in person.

#629314 - 03/07/04 06:33 PM Re: Heavy keys
PIANOS007 Offline
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Registered: 01/06/04
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Gee, I wish I had said that...............lol

#629315 - 03/07/04 06:42 PM Re: Heavy keys
Marco Offline
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Registered: 07/01/01
Posts: 15
Loc: New York
I'm having a tech come over this week. Thanks again to all


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