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#656003 - 05/05/06 04:50 AM Machine ID
Rob H. Offline
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Registered: 05/04/06
Posts: 2
Someone sent me photos of an old machine that they are looking to identify and a couple people have guessed that it's from a player piano, so I thought I would post it here to see if anyone could verify this.



More photos of it can be seen here:

http://names-machine.blogspot.com/

Other comments can be found on the main page of my site:

http://puzzlephotos.blogspot.com/


Thanks for taking a look.

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#656004 - 05/06/06 06:40 PM Re: Machine ID
CTPianotech Offline
1000 Post Club Member

Registered: 02/06/06
Posts: 1473
Loc: CT
Looks to be the wind motor from a Boyd Pistonola type player system. Not many are found this way as they were manufactured in England. You can get more info if you like by doing a Google.

Best
Rich
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Piano Restorations in Central CT
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#656005 - 05/07/06 03:11 PM Re: Machine ID
Rob H. Offline
Junior Member

Registered: 05/04/06
Posts: 2
Thanks for the reply, I'll see what I can find on that.

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