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Transmission Reroll & Silence Functions
By Jack M. Conway

Hi Group,  Fox Morrey asked about the silent function on his Aeolian
player piano.  I don't have an Aeolian, but my Gulbransen player piano
has a "Silence" (not silent) function.  It is a button near the tempo
indicator.  When it is pressed it cuts out the stack so that the notes
stop playing and the tempo regulator is over-ridden so that the rolls
goes into a fast forward search mode.  The roll moves at about double
speed.  When the button is released the piano returns to normal play
mode.

Jack Conway


(Message sent Sat 25 Nov 2000, 21:14:12 GMT, from time zone GMT.)

Key Words in Subject:  Functions, Reroll, Silence, Transmission

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