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  • D

    D kit installation Specification

    Unit Block -

    All Modular system!

    Easy assembly

    Easy service!

    Style D conversion Kit


    Each D kit contains, assembled and ready to install:

    66 assembled piano stack pneumatics

    66 self tapping screws

    66 one half inch stack connectors

    1 "O" roll spool frame

    1 space saving suction motor

    1 whole instrument assembled wiring harness

    1 roll of 250' of 5/32" tracker bar tubing

    1 roll of 10' of 3/8" supply tubing

    68 pneumatic elbows

    25 3/8" supply t's with caps for

    66 action contacts

    Convert any upright piano or ex-player piano into a player piano or nickelodeon! Easiest thing you'll ever do with a piano. With a little ingenuity convert spinets, Grand pianos, pump organs or ?

    Specifications and notes

    Single piano pneumatic size: 4.5" long, 1" wide and 1.25" high

    66 note nickelodeon stack assembled size: 44" long, 5" deep and 4" high

    Lowest working vacuum: 8" of water (Negative air)

    Maximum working pressure: 28" water

    105-120 volt AC 50 or 60 cycle

    Both spoolframe and Suction motor are brush type and insensitive to cycles.

    Total power 4 amps, power to spoolframe is transformed to 18 volts regulated DC and tempo adjustable

    All kits and parts are in stock and ready to ship. Automated assembly is used for quality and price control when ever possible.

    Fully patented systems

    Nearly 1/2 million pneumatic units made by Ragtime since 1971.

    Current ST kit installation time by factory trained personnel: 2 hours 46 minutes. No errors.

    Extra instruments help customers justify trading in that old player piano or Steinway upright. Extra instruments provide you with greater profit.

    Only basic tools needed for conversion. Screwdriver, electric drill with hole saw and hammer.

    Complete instructional video comes with first order, along with a special contact installation tool and test roll.

    Change old wooden pedal brackets to 7/16" steel rod and use our player pedals to lower pedal hardware for spoolframe and drum installation.

    All parts carry traditional 90 day free replacement guarantee, even if you break them.

    Technical service line . Talk directly to factory personnel for assembly tips and any questions you may have concerning our kits. Refer to Catalog inside front cover for phone numbers.


    Volume control, suction motor control

    2 hour installation video with first order

    1 contact installation tool with first order

    1 "O" roll test roll with first order

    ST kit being installed

    Note ease of stack and roll frame placement and that the drums and tambourine fit without any modification of the cabinet!

    Last Update: Dec. 24 2011
    Web Author: Ken Caulkins

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