Mechanical Music Digest  Archives
You Are Not Logged In Login/Get New Account
Please Log In. Accounts are free!
Logged In users are granted additional features including a more current version of the Archives and a simplified process for submitting articles.
Home Archives Calendar Gallery Store Links Info

Our Spring Fundraising Drive is in progress. Please visit out home page to see this and other announcements:
https://www.mmdigest.com     Thank you. --Jody

MMD > Archives > March 1998 > 1998.03.30 > 05Prev  Next


Embarrassing Piano Story
By Sam Harris

Just last Friday I had a friend help me move one of my four players
from a rental storage facility to my new workshop.  Everything was
going well and we had little trouble getting the piano to the workshop,
but once inside we had a problem.

We were using a piano/furniture dolly, but we had a little trouble
tilting the piano and getting the dolly out at the same time.  I had
not allowed enough room to work and we lost the piano and it fell to
it's back bruising both my legs and crushing the pneumatic boards of an
AutoPiano tracking device which happened to be in the same floor space.

Lessons learned:

1.  Never get in a hurry.
2.  Allow plenty of space to maneuver
4.  The floor is not the best place to store player parts.
3.  In piano moving 3 is _NOT_ a crowd.  :-)

Embarrassed in North Carolina,

Sam Harris
http://www.geocities.com/Heartland/Ranch/9374


(Message sent Mon 30 Mar 1998, 05:34:35 GMT, from time zone GMT-0500.)

Key Words in Subject:  Embarrassing, Piano, Story

Home    Archives    Calendar    Gallery    Store    Links    Info   


Enter text below to search the MMD Website with Google



CONTACT FORM: Click HERE to write to the editor, or to post a message about Mechanical Musical Instruments to the MMD

Unless otherwise noted, all opinions are those of the individual authors and may not represent those of the editors. Compilation copyright 1995-2018 by Jody Kravitz.

Please read our Republication Policy before copying information from or creating links to this web site.

Click HERE to contact the webmaster regarding problems with the website.

Please support publication of the MMD by donating online

Pay via PayPal

No PayPal account required

                                     
Translate This Page

. .