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Collen-Broadway Pneumatic Player Piano Action
By Francoise Dussour

Hallo MMD friends and player piano fans!  Can you help me?  I search
for informations, date, and maker about a pneumatic piano made by
J. Broadwood & Sons in London.  It is an 88-note player and the paper
rolls are 285 mm wide.  The pneumatic system (very interesting) is
made by Collen-Broadway, patent 327512.  I have attached files with
some pictures.  Thanks for informations.

Best regards from Mirecourt (France)
Francoise Dussour

 [ It looks like metal primary unit valves atop the stack and
 [ metal secondary unit valves below.  I'll place the images at
 [  -- Robbie

(Message sent Fri 23 Mar 2001, 22:58:25 GMT, from time zone GMT+0100.)

Key Words in Subject:  Action, Collen-Broadway, Piano, Player, Pneumatic

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