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#641697 - 04/15/05 03:08 AM Bright Sounding String
Zardie Offline
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Registered: 08/05/04
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Loc: Fairfax, VA
I have a customer who asked me to check the D3 string as, to her, it sounded "tinny", to me it sounded a little "bright". The rest of the piano sounds rather mellow, in tone quality, not at all "twangy". The piano is a Yamaha spinet Model M1A and is approximately 25 years old. I last tuned it on 28 Dec 2004.

Any thoughts or suggestions relative to this problem would be helpful.

Zardie Hoffman
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#641698 - 04/15/05 09:47 AM Re: Bright Sounding String
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Reshape the hammer; needle it if required.
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