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Re: The piano I REALLY want [Re: U3piano] #2870130
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Originally Posted by U3piano
Does a real size instrument like this exist?


Do you mean a tiny piano with a normal piano action?
Or a normal sized grand with a xylophone inside?


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Re: The piano I REALLY want [Re: malkin] #2870149
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Originally Posted by malkin
Originally Posted by U3piano
Does a real size instrument like this exist?


Do you mean a tiny piano with a normal piano action?
Or a normal sized grand with a xylophone inside?


That first option would take some true nano engineering, and would be pretty useless i think. grin

I ment the second option.

Re: The piano I REALLY want [Re: malkin] #2870158
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Originally Posted by malkin
Originally Posted by U3piano
Does a real size instrument like this exist?


Do you mean a tiny piano with a normal piano action?
Or a normal sized grand with a xylophone inside?


I remember this from years ago:



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Re: The piano I REALLY want [Re: ebonykawai] #2870164
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Wow!

Perfect if you don't have the space for an upright?

Re: The piano I REALLY want [Re: ebonykawai] #2870175
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"Keyboard xylophone"
https://antiquitymusic.com/keyboard-xylophone

And this "Xylano"
https://www.instructables.com/id/Xylano-Piano-Meets-Xylophone/


Is it obvious that I am off my feet (mainly the left one) with a lot of time on my hands?

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Re: The piano I REALLY want [Re: ebonykawai] #2870177
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Or a celesta?!


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Re: The piano I REALLY want [Re: WhoDwaldi] #2870420
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Originally Posted by WhoDwaldi


I remember this from years ago:





It's a pity the sound is digital.

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Re: The piano I REALLY want [Re: U3piano] #2870640
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Originally Posted by dogperson
Iā€™m holding out for the working LEGO piano model. There should be an update in the fall about possible production
BTW; it takes 1800 Legos šŸ™€


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Originally Posted by LarryK
Yann Tiersen uses toy pianos a lot on his albums.

Here is an example:



That's super cool!


Originally Posted by U3piano
Does a real size instrument like this exist?

I think it doesn't, but.. why not? Some kind of xylophone instead of strings, put dampers in it like a piano, and you would have a unique instrument!


My thoughts exactly!

Originally Posted by U3piano


That first option would take some true nano engineering, and would be pretty useless i think. grin

I ment the second option.


I don't know, I could see someone incorporating it into a tiny cooking or baking-a-cake show! šŸ˜‚šŸ˜‚šŸ˜‚


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Re: The piano I REALLY want [Re: ebonykawai] #2871884
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Our tiny tinkle piano showed up ahead of schedule and does not disappoint!


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