Published June 1984
by Victory Glass Co .
Written in English
|The Physical Object|
Ampico A&B Service Manual for the Reproducing Player Pianos 2 Vols in 1 Spiral-bound – June 1 See all formats and editions Hide other formats and editions. Amazon Price New from Used from Spiral-bound, June 1 "Please retry" — Format: Spiral-bound. However, it does cover operating the system, lubrication of critical parts, and the proper vacuum levels for the five degrees of expression. Lastly, there is a listing of the function of all 98 holes in the trackerbar -the trackerbar scale. 30 pages, /2" X /2". "B" Classic Player Piano Manual (CL-1): $ One of the most interesting player piano systems made during the heyday of the player piano was the AMPICO reproducing piano made by the American Piano Company. The player system was installed in fine upright and grand pianos such as Mason & Hamlin, Knabe, Chickering, Fisher and Haines. Kimball Model 'C' Service Manual (K-2): $ (In PDF Format Only) NOTE: This manual has been converted to a PDF format. It is no longer be available in paper form. Kimball player piano Model 'C' service manual (made in the 's), including electrical schematics, trouble-shooting guide and illustrated parts breakdown.
These are the three /2" x 3/8"ID rubber hoses that are used for vacuum supply in the Ampico A drawer in a grand reproducing player piano. Inside each hose is a 3/8"OD spring with a minimum of 60 coils. There is approximately /2" of space between the ends of the hose and the spring. the player, it most likely will not do exactly what it was intended to do. We have come across some real quality restorations. What sets us apart from everyone else is that we restore between players a year, from the primary Aeolian standard 88 note pumper, Steinway Duo-Art’s, Wm. Knabe & Mason Hamlin Ampico Model’s A/B, Hamburg Steinway Weltes, and all automatic musical instruments. Restringing and misc. repairs to the piano and reproducing mechanism for the Yaffe Collection, Knabe Louis XV grand with Ampico A system made in Restored for a private collector in Colorado in Knabe Louis XVI grand with Ampico A system. Reproducing mechanism restored for a private customer in Denver, This piano is for the finest of connoisseurs. Asking $12, or BEST PRICE. Included with the piano are a bench, 61 player piano rolls, four of them Ampico rolls, a Tracker Bar section pump for cleaning, and a book, PLAYER-PIANO, The History of the Mechanical Piano and How to Repair .
A very detailed explanation of how the Ampico A Expression mechanism works in conjunction with the Crescendo device, the Amplifier pneumatic, and the Equaliz. This is a Model B Ampico Knabe, or a piano with an attachment that plays piano rolls via a pneumatic system. This instrument was part of a bequest from the . American Piano Company (abbr. Ampico) was an American piano manufacturer located in East Rochester, New York, which was known from the beginning for the production of high quality player company was established in under the aegis of Wm. Knabe & Co. of Baltimore as a merger between Chickering & Sons of Boston, Haines Brothers, Marshall & Wendell, and Foster, . Make Offer - Ampico Player Piano Roll - E / Lila/ Fox Trot -C Major /Gottler-Tobias-Pi. Piano Rolls - Classical - Lot #2. $ 2d 16h +$ shipping. Make Offer - Piano Rolls - Classical - Lot #2. Lot of 40 Early Miscellaneous Brands Piano Rolls. $ +$ shipping.