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Wanted: Aeolian Pipe Organ. Complete player mechanism, tracker bar, or parts. email@example.com -- (Posted 24 May 13)
For Sale: Angelus 65-note push-up player pianola. Needs restoration. No
previous attempts have been made to restore this instrument. Make offer. Located in
Manhattan, KS. You pick up. Email firstname.lastname@example.org for details or photos. -- (Posted 24 May 13)
For Sale: Electrova Nickelodeon Piano, unknown model, case only. I have a gutted
Electrova Nickelodeon for sale. The case is quartered oak. This is a
more early "Victorian" Style case. It originally had a nice oval shaped
stained glass front window (no longer there) and electric candelabras
(no longer there) on each side of the front. I have pictures of the
exact complete piano which is beautiful. The brass fixture plates for
the candelabras are still with the piano as well as the coin slot and
the bottom and top boards. Would make a really nice O roll build up!
$1000.00 OBO. Email Jon Fortunato at: jfortun1 @optonline.net or call
914-582-0498 for pictures and questions. The piano is located in
Orangeburg, NY 18 miles north of the GW Bridge. -- (Posted 21 May 13)
For Sale: Electrova Style 66 Nickelodeon. For sale is a complete Style 66 with
it's beautiful stained glass front, in a mission case. This piano was
made into a regular 88 note player piano by Pedals Pumpers and Rolls
some time ago from an orignal gutted Electrova Style 66. The case is
quartered oak veneered. The stack and spool box along with other player
parts are still with it. It would make a beautiful O roll build up!! I
have a replacement set of post (mission style) lamps copied from rare
originals for this piano. See page 809 of the encyclopedia. It's the
really pretty model with the lamps on each post. $2500.00 or best
offer, the lamps cost me a fortune!! For any questions and pictures
please email Jon Fortunato at: email@example.com or call 914-582-0498. -- (Posted 21 May 13)
For Sale: Electrova Style 66 Nickelodeon Piano for sale with 40 super rare
Electrova 5 tune 65 note rolls. Mostly old rags and cakewalks. The
piano is unrestored. I bought it 30 years ago. The previous owner
cobbled up the stack and tossed it. The machine is complete with a
replacement original Electrova stack out of a donor Electrova machine
(took me 25 years to find it!). The original 65 note Electrova spool box
and wind motor is still with it along with the lock and cancel unit.
Very pretty piano from the early teens era of coin pianos with a
gorgeous stained glass front design. It's quartered oak veneered. All
coin gear present as well as electric motor. I believe the exact piano
is pictured on page 809 of the encyclopedia. Sacrifice at $3000.00 or
best offer. I've got much more into it with the rolls. For pictures
and questions email Jon Fortunato at: firstname.lastname@example.org or call
914-582-0498. The piano is located in Orangeburg, NY 18 miles north of
the GW Bridge. -- (Posted 21 May 13)
For Sale: Really nice unrestored, unmolested (not playing) Mills Single Violano
Virtuoso for sale. This is a late 1927 model in mahogany. It is complete with weight arms
(reproductions from Terry Haughawout) weights and a reproduction recast bow motor yoke also
from Terry Haughawout. The original converter is there. 24 original and re cut rolls still
in their boxes go with the machine plus an original Mills roll chuck for playing spoolless
rolls. This example should be a pleasure to restore and really easy to get going again!!!!
Pick up in Orangeburg, NY. 18 miles North of the GW Bridge. $19,000.00. For detailed
pictures and questions email Jon Fortunato at: email@example.com or call 914-582-0498. -- (Posted 21 May 13)
For Sale: Seeburg Style K Cabinet Nickelodeon piano. Machine is complete and
unrestored with a reiterating xylophone. It has had a new set of front doors, top and front
made for it, all of quarter sawn oak. I also have patterns for the decorative triangular wood
appliques that go on the 4 corners of each front door. The machine has had a set of new
hammers installed also. There is a beautiful set of reproduction Eagle and corner glass pieces
that go with this machine. Hard machine to find! Should be a pleasure to restore. Plays "A"
rolls, 4 of which go with it. Buyer is responsible for moving the instrument from its present
location in Orangeburg, New York. $10,000.00. For more info and detailed pictures
email Jon Fortunato at firstname.lastname@example.org or call 914-582-0498. -- (Posted 21 May 13)
For Sale: Duo-Art Reproducing Piano, Aeolian-made, marketed as "Small Grand".
5 foot length, original through-keyboard, Weber action, 80-note stack, Serial number 52002,
circa 1925. Within the last 10 years: New pins and strings, New hammers,
Refinished case and harp, Expression box and accordions rebuilt, New felts, New tubing,
entire piano: tracker bar and stack, New keytops, Key (note) pneumatics. Within the last
year: Wind motor rebuilt, Sustain pedal, hammer rail lift, and tracking pneumatics
rebuilt, modulator and wind motor governor rebuilt, pump rebuilt.
Piano action was recently regulated from scratch with player action removed. New
balance and front rail punchings, key leveling, hammer travel, letoff, etc. Tuned to a=440.
Key pneumatics are good. Extremely fast repetition. Sound board is good. Bright, lively sound;
surprisingly loud for such a small instrument. Repaired music desk. Occasional key primary
valve not seating well, as with most Duo-Arts of this vintage. Repaired seal cloth in places.
Slight wear and loss of veneer near cheek blocks. One caster, at back, slightly bent needs
repair or replacement. 75 rolls included. Will not sell rolls separately. Asking $3950.00 or
best offer. Located in Los Angeles. Video and photos available by request. email@example.com -- (Posted 21 May 13)
For Sale: Aeolian Duo Art Upright Player Piano. This piano is ser# 44662, and
has a matching bench, working player and 13 rolls of music. Piano was tuned 2 years ago, but
has not been played much since then. The color is a flat green with gold trim. Location St.
Petersburg, FL. Contact by email to request pictures. Guy at firstname.lastname@example.org or call 727-674-8883. (Posted 6 May 13)
For Sale: Mills Violano Virtuoso. Fine example of a very late Mills violin
machine. This is a very clean Violano and one of the last ones produced. Included in the
sale are 25 original Mills Violano rolls and replacement parts from Terry Haughawout.
Replacement parts include new weight arms, cash box and coin mechanism covers with lock.
As soon as the replacement parts arrive I'll install new violin strings and plug it in to make
sure the converter and motors are in operating condition. This machine definitely needs to be
rewired. It has been in temperature controlled storage since the mid 1960s. Late improvements
include: crinkle paint on the harp, black paint on the roll frame, thumb screw roll frames
speed control, pressed steel coin mechanism housing and coin counter. If you're looking for
an easy machine to get up and running this is it!
PRICE: $19,500 To see photos go to: http://antiquemechanicalrestorations.com/
Contact: Paul Manganaro, Newmatics@gmail.com or call 610-965-5538. (Posted 6 May 13)
For Sale: For Sale. 1917 Cable-Nelson player piano, serial number 103208, fully
functional, walnut finish. Looks good and sounds good. Includes bench and 60 rolls. Located
in Madison Wi. Asking $300. email@example.com -- (Posted 1 May 13)
For Sale: An Aeolian Weber Model 12 Duo-Art, Grand Player Piano, No 80659, last
inspection dates are November 1925. French-polished mahogany, good condition. Re-tuned recently.
Electric-motor functions immediately, however, the vacuum pumps leak air, and the loss of
pressure allows the notes to be hit lightly when the roll mechanism is operated, therefore, it
is playing but not as it used to, with some rolls barely audible. We have 2 x boxes of rolls,
mainly duo-art, and a piano stool which also acts as roll cabinet, plus literature to accompany
it. Photos are available on request. We are looking for a reasonable offer. We are based on
the British Isles, shipping will be extra. We can assist with shipping from our end to the U.K.
mainland, and then it can be arranged to be shipped overseas, if necessary. Please email at
firstname.lastname@example.org. -- (Posted 26 April 13)
Wanted: I am looking for 1 slide valve for a modern Aeolian Pianola air motor,
c. 1970. It's the plastic slider on top of the motor, about 2" x 3", dished on the bottom.
Call 801-310-7116 or email email@example.com -- (Posted 26 April 13)
For Sale: 1980 Universal Nickelodeon Player Piano, built by Universal
Player Piano Company, that has been restored and is in great working
nbsp;The nickelodeon has been striped down and refinished with a hand-rubbed
finishing oil (6-plus coats) then waxed. All of the valves have been
replaced with high quality valve leather. The control tubing has been
replaced. A Plexiglas cover to protect the keys has been added
(removable if not needed).
Comes with 11 rolls created for the Universal Nickelodeon (5+ tunes
per roll), an original flyer advertising the nickelodeon, a copy of
the Universal Player Piano Co. 1979 Wholesale/Retail price list, a copy
of the tubing diagram and the Universal Piano Service Manual. Also
the book, "Put Another Nickel In," by Q. David Bowers (gives the
history of the nickelodeon), and the book, "The Orchestrion-Builder's
Manual," by Craig Brougher (both hard copy and on a CD).
We would like to sell all before we move to Portland, Oregon.
Asking $4,500 or best offer, located in Pittsfield, Massachusetts.
For more information, pictures, or arrange to hear it, email firstname.lastname@example.org. -- (Posted 26 April 13)
For Sale: A rare and beautiful, fully restored Reginaphone in excellent playing
condition. The double comb music box sounds exquisite, as does the phonograph which has a
governor. Comes complete with its turntable, pickup arm and thirty (30) 15 1/2" discs (inc 4
Christmas discs!). There are no cracks in the case, the phonograph head, the pick up arm or
anywhere else that I can see. There are 2 small dings in the front doors, but other than that
the case is immaculate as are all parts of the comb and phonograph. This instrument is marked
with serial #2460044 which means it was the 43rd piece produced, only 190 of these where ever
made. This design (model #246) is the last such instrument that Regina ever produced, the first
of this model was built in 1915 and production continued until 1919. $7500 or best offer.
Pick up from Atlanta, GA or I'm happy to ship at buyers expense. Please email
ActionJem@gmail.com for questions or photos. Thanks! -- (Posted 22 April 13)
For Sale: Aeolian Piano with Aeolian Reproducing Action, Stroud Piano with
Aeolian Action Good original condition rebuilt 30yrs ago one electrified, Story and Clark
Player Piano, Williams and Sons Cabinet Grand Piano Box Organ, Approximately 4,000 Piano
Rolls. Located in Cadillac, Michigan $5,000 for the lot or make offer all must go at once.
Phone 231-920-4748 Email email@example.com -- (Posted 22 April 13)
For Sale: 1900 or 1910 (Not sure) Antique solid Oak Lester Piano converted to
Player Piano original cost $9,999.00. Worked great until Chihuahua chewed electric cord
off. Piano rolls included. Need to sell due Hard times. Asking $2,500 OBO. firstname.lastname@example.org -- (Posted 16 April 13)
Wanted: Regina Chime Clock. Any style or condition, prefer something that is complete
if it needs work. Would consider just the musical mechanism also, if that is all you have.
Email email@example.com -- (Posted 2 April 13)
Wanted: I am looking for pianos rolls with the name Roméo Beaudry written on the paper
and on the box. 1920-1932 in Québec. He had translated 250 American songs into French. Contact: firstname.lastname@example.org -- (Posted 2 April 13)
For Sale: A fully restored Reginaphone all in excellent condition with a beautiful
cherry case. This was the last model (style #246) of disc box and phonograph combination that Regina
produced. Only 190 of these were ever made, between 1915 and 1919. Features a short bedplate with a
double comb and is complete with its turntable and pickup arm. Plays beautifully Serial No.2460044.
Comes with 30 original 15 1/2" discs $8400 OBO Email email@example.com for
photos or if you have any questions. Can be picked up locally or buyer pays shipping cost. Thanks! -- (Posted 29 March 13)
For Sale: Vintage baby grand player piano from 1920; stamped: Aeolian Company, Style
H.R. 64476; GEO STECK & CO, New York. It was made by Steck and Aeolian. In fair condition. Looking
for it to find a home. Please make an offer. Call 906-360-7734 or email firstname.lastname@example.org
Located in Marquette, MI. -- (Posted 20 March 13)
For Sale: 1924 Baby Grand Haines Brothers Player Piano (# 74184). This piano was fully restored by a professional
registered piano technician and a player piano specialist. Both are members of the Piano Technicians
Guild. Piano in excellent condition with about 30+ player piano rolls. Included is a selection of
swing, classical and jazz rolls. (there are really over 50+ rolls but some need a little TLC) The
ivory keys are in excellent condition. The following work was done on the piano: new bridge caps, new
pinblock, restored soundboard, some new action parts (hammers and shanks with flanges, key bushings).
The tone is rich and full. The original player components have been fully restored and work well.
This piano has been lovingly care for in our home and comes with a brand new piano cover and a piano
bench. $8,000.00 or best offer. Remember it has been fully restored. Piano is in Stockbridge, MA.
email: email@example.com or call 413-931-1101. Must sell
immediately so please make us an offer. Buyer pays moving cost. Can be picked up locally or buyer
pays shipping or moving cost. -- (Posted 20 March 13)
For Sale: We have a Henry Miller player that we have enjoyed for years. I have
purchased many QRS rolls over the years and along with the old ones that came with the original
piano purchase we have about 50. She sits idle now here in our little "cabin", and has been since
the kids left and our age has increased and frankly the player slowly required more and harder
pumping than we were comfortable with. Reluctantly we have decided that the space it takes up in
our cabin can be put to better use. We will sell it for the right price and honestly I don't know
what that is yet. If you're interested email me at firstname.lastname@example.org Thank You. -- (Posted 20 March 13)
For Sale: Absolutely beautiful, circa 1920, Seeburg E, coin-operated player piano
with original stained glass country scene window and stained glass lamps, owned by me
since 1972. The piano was purchased in 1972 from a collector in Toledo, Ohio, who
stated that it came out of an old Toledo hotel. Piano features additional mandolin &
xylophone. Professional $5,000+ restoration (pneumatics, mechanics, etc.) completed in
2005 by one of the best coin-operated player piano restorers in the country (and
co-founder of the Music House Museum of Traverse City, Michigan). Since restoration,
the piano has been kept in a strict climate/humidity controlled environment. Piano plays
beautifully. Perhaps best Seeburg E in the country with stunning original stained glass
(with some clear areas to view xylophone, etc), original golden oak finish, and original
brass coin mechanisms, controls, locks, etc., which all display beautifully. Piano was
professionally appraised in 2005 at $12,000 - $15,000. Comes with three A rolls with ten
songs on each roll. $7250.00. Email email@example.com -- (Posted 15 March 13)
Wanted: Rolls for North Tonawanda Pianolin, original or recuts. firstname.lastname@example.org -- (Posted 8 March 13)
For Sale: Would like to sell a player that's in fair condition. The piano is a
Livingston from York PA. It is a Standard Artist Record Action. Model # 70594, built in 1921.
This unit looks and plays good and comes with 61 rolls. Taking Best offer. Elkton, MD area.
Email email@example.com -- (Posted 8 March 13)
For Sale: Barrow & Gilt upright player piano. Needs some restoration. The
boarding sound is good, the boxing spool works. Comes complete with keyboard and 74
keys. Manual pumper with oxygen tank included. Wood case in artsy cochon style. $2,000
OBO. firstname.lastname@example.org -- (Posted 22 February 13)
Free: Harmony Player Piano from the 20's. Converted from bellows to electric. Limps along.
Fair to Poor condition. This player worked well many years while the kids were growing up. It has been
in my garage for some time. I think with some time and money it could easily get in good working order.
It's a fun cherry red and I will throw in several rolls and have many other rolls to sell separately.
W. Scott Norman, 415-717-9710 or email: email@example.com -- (Posted 22 February 13)
For Sale: Geo Bent Co 1913 Rebuilt Crown Combinola Player Piano, serial # 60303. This
instrument has been in our family for over 50 years. It was completely rebuilt in 2001 and electrified.
It is in excellent condition and sounds great. Comes with piano bench & some piano rolls.
Asking price: $5,800 (does not include delivery). Located in Edmonds, WA (just north of Seattle). All
serious offers will be considered. Please contact me for photos or additional information:
firstname.lastname@example.org -- (Posted 7 February 13)
For Sale: I have several QRS Player Piano Rolls for sale. Well over 100 They date as far
back at 1970. Many show tunes and nostalgic several different venues. For a complete list or if you have
a certain tune you are looking for please email me at Kbb@rochester.rr.com.
All reasonable offer will be considered. I will sell them separately or as a group. -- (Posted 7 February 13)
Free: Player Piano, missing the player internal mechanism. 1920s Aeolian Pianola serial
number 77336 metro style-themodist. Needs work (chipped keys, 3 missing black keys) but has good sound.
Ocean county, New Jersey. email@example.com -- (Posted 7 February 13
For Sale: I have a 1928 Wm. Knabe Baby Grand Player Piano for sale. Model “A” drawer;
serial # 105999. I also have over 300 piano rolls: Ampico, QRS, Aeolian, etc. comprising classical,
popular and show tunes. You can see more at my website: rvdiversions.net.
Please respond to: firstname.lastname@example.org -- (Posted 7 February 13)
Wanted: I am looking for the Duo-Art roll "That'S All" played by Bill Flynt and for the
Duo-Art rolls Automatic Music Co. made with the QRS Celebrity rolls, such as "Autumn Leaves" played by
Roger Williams. email@example.com -- (Posted 7 February 13)
For Sale: Mason & Hamlin 1925, 5-foot 8-inch, grand piano with AMPICO reproducing player
mechanism. Mahogany V-leg colonial case. All in good unrestored original condition. Needs complete
acoustic and player rebuild. $3300. Located in Columbus, Ohio. Contact Vince at firstname.lastname@example.org -- (Posted 29 January 13)
Free: 13 player piano rolls -- Found a new home!
For Sale: 1926 Chickering Grand Piano 5' 8" with Ampico Player. Ebony finish / mahogany
wood. Complete. Owned for over 25 years. Have not plugged it in to see how it works. Probably needs
new hoses, etc. Very Good Condition. $4,900. Just north of Chicago. email@example.com -- (Posted 29 January 13)
For Sale: I have a Kimball player piano that was purchased in 1970 by my family that I
ended up with and I just do not have room for it Model 3845. I will consider offers that are reasonable.
It is in nice condition it looks new other than the keys needing some cleaning and a tune up. I am
in the Newark ny area. firstname.lastname@example.org -- (Posted 29 January 13)
For Sale: 1917 A & S Nordhemer Full Size Upright looking for a new home. Have a current
appraisal with recommendations. Would be a great project for a piano technician. Works well for its
age. Over 200 rolls with great music. Serious inquiries can email for the current appraisal. Price is
negotiable. Not looking to make huge money on this, just want it to go to a good home. Shipper would
be responsible for cost of a professional piano mover. email@example.com -- (Posted 29 January 13)
Wanted: roll perforator, such as Leabarjan Perforator. Contact firstname.lastname@example.org -- (Posted 6 January 13)
For Sale: Reproducing Action from a 1923 KImball Grand. Complete. I am a piano technician,
and removed to action during the rebuilding process. All the parts from the piano are here. Having no
experience with this kind of mechanism, I removed it as carefully as possible but had to cut many of
the tubes. It weighs quite a bit. I have pictures if wanted. Best offer. My shop is in Northern
California. email@example.com or phone 530-265-1983. -- (Posted 6 January 13)
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