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#640376 - 08/21/03 12:30 AM 1922 kimball 4'8" baby grand player piano
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Registered: 08/21/03
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Loc: phoenix, az
i'm looking at a 1922 kimball baby grand player piano for about $2000. any advice or suggestions?

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#640377 - 08/21/03 01:18 PM Re: 1922 kimball 4'8" baby grand player piano
curry Online   content
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Save your money for something that more closely resembles a piano.Anything under 5 ft is a waste of money,especially at 81 years old. \:\(
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Bösendorfer 214 # 47,299 214-358

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#640378 - 08/21/03 01:27 PM Re: 1922 kimball 4'8" baby grand player piano
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Registered: 05/24/02
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please no! please no! Don't do it!

nearly 40 years ago my parents upgraded my Wurlitzer spinet to a 4 6" Wurlitzer player grand. They paid $175. They got taken...

Your piano is likely worse than that. If I had no money in the world and it was offered free, it might be worth it. To pay $2,000 for such an instrument...is madness...

those are the facts, now for my opinion...don't do it.

Ken

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