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Digest NrSubject
2019.02.05.02 Rebuilding Ragtime Automated Music Perflex Action
2018.06.26.06 Seeburg "Build-up" Orchestrion Quandary
2018.05.05.05 Testing Standard Pneumatic Secondary Valves
2018.01.16.05 FS: Duo-Art, Welte & Wurlitzer 103 in New York
2017.11.19.01 How To Encourage More Posts On MMDigest
2017.10.13.04 Removing Silicon Adhesive
2017.08.01.03 John Omiatek, Universal Player Piano Repair
2017.05.20.04 How To Make a Leaky Duo-Art Play
2017.05.09.02 Bass Strings for Reproducing Pianos
2017.04.27.06 Replacement Piano Hammers
2017.04.10.02 Seek Modern Aeolian Air Motor
2017.04.03.06 Treating Motor Cloth on Pneumatics
2017.03.21.04 Modern Aeolian Player Repair in New York City
2016.10.10.03 Dispersing the Randolph Herr Collection
2016.09.06.03 Piano & Player Piano Books by Art Reblitz
2016.07.28.02 Seek Nicolas Piscina, Player Tech in Florida
2016.06.22.10 Glue for Urethane Coated Nylon Pneumatic Cloth
2016.05.10.04 Easiest vs. Hard to Rebuild Player Actions
2016.03.23.02 Average Time to Rebuild a Player Piano
2015.11.08.03 Seek Chopin "Nocturne in E-flat Major" Piano Roll
2015.08.17.10 Lester Player Piano Valve Problems
2015.06.25.02 The Future of Mechanical Music
2015.05.22.01 Promoting Automatic Musical Instruments
2015.03.26.01 Touch Weight on Fischer Ampico Grand
2015.02.26.05 Neoprene Valve Facings in Post-War Aeolians
2014.11.27.06 Replacing "Perflex" Pouches in Universal Players
2014.10.03.12 MDF Versus Plywood
2014.08.06.04 Source of Bilon Pneumatic Cloth
2014.08.01.02 Passing of Robert "Bob" Streicher, Machinist
2014.04.02.02 Suction Losses in a Player Piano
2014.03.12.02 Passing of Randolph Herr
2014.03.04.04 Repairing a Simplex Tracker Assembly
2013.12.17.02 Liquid Rubber Coating for Player Pneumatics
2013.08.21.08 FS: Duo-Art Player Mechanism From a Steinway XR
2013.04.01.03 Unforeseen Circumstances
2013.03.25.03 Unforeseen Circumstances
2013.03.01.05 Using Oil or Grease on Airmotor Valves
2013.02.20.08 PVC-E Adhesive and Bellows Cloth
2013.01.28.07 Removing PVC-E Adhesive
2013.01.18.03 Lubricating Electric Motors
2012.12.13.03 Repairing Storm Damaged Automata at Coney Island
2012.11.08.14 Restoring a Player Piano Immersed in Salt Water
2012.11.04.04 Hurricane Sandy and Steinway & Sons
2012.10.20.10 Replacing Player Piano Casters
2012.10.10.03 Rebushing Piano Keys
2012.09.13.11 Leakage in 1970s Duo/Art Player by Aeolian
2012.08.29.06 FS: Recut Ampico Rolls
2012.07.26.06 Gluing Leather to Rubberized Cloth
2012.06.29.04 Modern Duo-Art Player Won't Play Duo-Art Rolls
2012.03.12.08 Don't Pound the Player Piano Keys
2012.03.07.06 Tuning a Player Piano
2012.03.01.08 Tuning a Player Piano
2012.01.20.05 Tuning Lever for Steck Duo-Art Pianola
2011.12.06.04 Player-Care Ceases Selling for QRS
2011.09.09.07 Electronic Tuning Devices for Piano Tuning
2011.08.09.08 Loose Tuning Pins
2011.06.27.02 Seek Cart for Italian Barrel Piano
2011.06.11.09 Piano Hammer Question
2011.05.11.10 FS: Ampico B System Removed From Knabe Grand
2011.02.28.02 Sponge Neoprene is Original Valve Facing Material
2011.02.24.05 Valve Facing Material for Newer Aeolian Player
2011.02.17.05 Help with Newer Player Mechanism
2011.01.06.03 Sealing Amphion Unit Valves With PVC-E
2010.07.25.05 Leather Care Products
2010.07.19.15 Seek "Standard" Player Piano Pedals
2010.06.07.06 Rebuilding Melville Clark Spring-motor Player
2010.02.09.12 Cast Iron Frame for Lester Player Piano
2009.12.25.05 Seek Switch For Ampico Grand Piano
2009.11.25.10 Kimball Player Piano Transmission Gears
2009.11.20.05 Before Installing a Suction Box
2009.11.17.07 Suction Boxes for Modern Aeolian Players
2009.11.12.04 Perflex Pouches
2009.11.07.02 Repairing Pneumatics in Modern Universal Player
2009.08.14.04 Kimball Electronic Player Motor Control Problem
2009.06.18.03 Twisting the Bass Strings on Duo-Art Baby Grand
2009.06.05.05 Sealing Valve Pouches with PVC-E
2009.05.21.10 Speed Control For a Player Piano Suction Box
2009.03.19.02 Re-stringing an Italian Vertical Barrel Piano
2009.02.22.03 Working Conditions in Player Piano Factories
2009.01.04.12 A Sad Day at QRS Music Rolls
2008.12.29.03 Pre-punched Valve Leathers
2008.12.04.03 Ampico A Repeat & Shutoff System
2008.12.02.02 Ampico A Repeat & Shutoff System
2008.11.11.09 Pouch Modifies Ampico Airmotor Governor Suction
2008.08.17.05 Covering the Pneumatic Hinge
2008.07.08.07 Universal Piano Company Nickelodeon Manual
2008.05.31.07 Late Aeolian Pushrod Guide Rail
2008.05.08.05 Small Suction Box for Player Piano
2008.05.02.04 Ampico Grand Piano Has Wobbly Legs
2008.03.24.02 Information and Supplies for Rebuilding
2008.02.25.01 Cost of Membership in Mechanical Music Societies
2008.02.23.04 Teflon Based Spray Lubricant
2008.01.26.04 Montana Heritage Commission Collection
2007.11.15.12 Mills Violano With Cracked Harp Plate
2007.10.24.01 Morris Museum "Musical Machines & Living Dolls"
2007.10.09.09 Seek Ampico or Amphion Valve Stem Brads
2007.09.23.11 Source of New Slotted Wood Screws
2007.07.09.11 Removing PVC-E Glue
2007.05.11.04 Source of Ivory Keytops
2007.04.15.02 Reproducing Piano Needed for Event in New York
2007.03.12.01 Coney Island Organ Rally 1 April 2007
2006.12.01.05 FS: Ultrasonic Cleaning Machine
2006.10.12.09 Key Re-bushing Problems on Weber Duo-Art Grand
2006.09.27.03 Estimated Restoration Times
2006.01.21.01 Stamped Dates Found in Aeolian Instruments
2005.12.18.10 Rebuilding a Player Piano Keyboard
2005.12.06.02 Mechanical Music For Teenagers
2005.11.05.06 On-Off Switch for Modern Aeolian Player Piano
2005.10.30.09 FS: Ampico Parts, Cheap
2005.09.30.04 Player Piano Rebuilders in this Economy
2005.09.23.06 Player Piano Won't Hold Tuning
2005.09.20.10 Rebuilding Lester Valves
2005.07.20.10 FS: Ampico "A" System Removed From Baby Grand
2005.06.01.06 Public Interest And Declining Values
2005.04.26.08 Duo-Art Cross Valves
2005.04.02.04 Protective Lacquer for Brass and Metals
2005.03.30.08 Cleaning Screws
2005.03.30.02 Pianola Playing in Public - The Programme
2005.03.20.07 Metal Valve Plates Sealed with PVC-E Glue
2005.02.03.07 Removing Celluloid Fronts from Piano Keys
2005.01.21.07 Rebuilding & Regulating the Piano Action
2005.01.20.08 Dial Indicator Stand for Valve Regulation
2004.12.16.03 Back Problems & Tuning Modern Upright Players
2004.11.22.04 Source of Tools for Player Piano Restoration
2004.05.27.05 Seek Front Panel for Aeolian Studio Upright
2004.04.05.04 Modern Aeolian Player Piano - Beginner's Questions
2004.03.08.06 Valve Leather Materials for Welte Licensee Action
2004.03.03.04 The Future of Mechanical Music
2004.02.21.14 Quality of Bellows Cloth
2004.01.28.06 Foot-Pumped Aeolian Weber Grand
2004.01.06.09 How To Move a Big Vertical Piano
2003.12.27.06 Universal Player Piano Music Roll Motor
2003.12.10.03 Seek Quality Piano Wire
2003.12.05.11 1978 Aeolian Player Piano Problems
2003.12.02.13 Marking Pneumatics Before Disassembly
2003.11.15.03 Converting Instruments to Play Different Media
2003.11.12.04 Value of Unrestored Ampico Upright
2003.09.16.02 Seek Player Piano Mover, New York to Vancouver
2003.07.28.07 Sealing Leather
2003.07.08.10 Electronic Tuning Devices for Piano Tuning
2003.06.15.02 Perpetuating the Hobby
2003.06.07.06 Electronic vs. Aural Piano Tuning
2003.06.04.10 Piano Technicians Guild
2003.05.31.08 Piano Technicians Guild
2003.05.21.05 Conversion of Original Instruments
2003.03.11.16 Gluing Tabs to Plastic Pneumatics
2003.02.27.21 Kimball Player Piano Transmission Gears
2003.02.27.20 Repairing a Stiff Piano Action
2002.11.18.07 Seek Pianocorder Tech in NY
2002.11.04.01 Using Silicone Sealant on Valve Pouches
2002.08.20.09 Modifying Lester Player Action Valves
2002.08.14.04 Piano Has Dull Sound
2002.08.13.07 Ampico A Stack Installation
2002.08.08.07 Memories of APSCO, American Piano Supply Co.
2002.08.06.06 Rebuilding Autopiano Secondary Valves
2002.07.16.04 Band Organ Rally Planned in New York City
2002.06.22.02 Rebuilding A Player Piano
2002.06.13.06 Wurlitzer Photo Player (Style G)

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