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#646995 - 12/04/01 09:10 AM clicking keys
SteveY Offline
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Registered: 11/06/01
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I'm considering purchasing a 1997 Steinway B. Upon playing it, there is a slight clicking sound in the keys -- starting in the middle C area and ascending upward. The action is a little on the heavy side, but I'm not sure that's related. I'm going to have a tech look at it, but I'm wondering if anyone could let me know what I should be concerned about (if anything). The sound of the piano is actually very good.
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#646996 - 12/04/01 12:07 PM Re: clicking keys
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Sounds to me like loose hammer heads meaning the glue joint isn't as strong as it should be. But a tech would be able to determine if in fact that's the case.

Mark Mandell www.pianosource.com


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