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Re: The piano I REALLY want
U3piano #2870130 07/17/19 04:07 PM
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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
malkin #2870149 07/17/19 04:52 PM
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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
malkin #2870158 07/17/19 05:51 PM
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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
ebonykawai #2870164 07/17/19 07:02 PM
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Wow!

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

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ebonykawai #2870175 07/17/19 08:58 PM
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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
ebonykawai #2870177 07/17/19 09:09 PM
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Or a celesta?!


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WhoDwaldi #2870420 07/18/19 06:20 PM
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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
U3piano #2870640 07/19/19 01:57 PM
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Originally Posted by dogperson
I’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 🙀


😮❤️😮❤️😮


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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! 😂😂😂


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Re: The piano I REALLY want
ebonykawai #2871884 07/23/19 01:11 PM
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Our tiny tinkle piano showed up ahead of schedule and does not disappoint!


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Originally Posted by dogperson
I’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 🙀


The Playable LEGO piano has been approved for production and will have 2798 pieces!

We’re going to need a thread when we all build one.

See: https://ideas.lego.com/projects/a4e4413f-8488-4551-ac9d-9e7f8c35154e

I can’t wait to order one.

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LarryK #2898545 10/09/19 09:41 AM
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Originally Posted by LarryK
Originally Posted by dogperson
I’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 🙀


The Playable LEGO piano has been approved for production and will have 2798 pieces!

We’re going to need a thread when we all build one.

See: https://ideas.lego.com/projects/a4e4413f-8488-4551-ac9d-9e7f8c35154e

I can’t wait to order one.


I wouldn't call it playable, with a stool like that! cry

Lego is pretty neat, how about this. It's no piano, but impressive nonetheless:

https://youtu.be/n-RtJOfFlZU



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LarryK #2898549 10/09/19 09:52 AM
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Originally Posted by LarryK
Originally Posted by dogperson
I’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 🙀


The Playable LEGO piano has been approved for production and will have 2798 pieces!

We’re going to need a thread when we all build one.

See: https://ideas.lego.com/projects/a4e4413f-8488-4551-ac9d-9e7f8c35154e

I can’t wait to order one.

Yep, you should start a thread when we can order one.


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Re: The piano I REALLY want
Tyrone Slothrop #2898648 10/09/19 02:24 PM
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Originally Posted by Tyrone Slothrop
Originally Posted by LarryK
Originally Posted by dogperson
I’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 🙀


The Playable LEGO piano has been approved for production and will have 2798 pieces!

We’re going to need a thread when we all build one.

See: https://ideas.lego.com/projects/a4e4413f-8488-4551-ac9d-9e7f8c35154e

I can’t wait to order one.

Yep, you should start a thread when we can order one.


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NobleHouse #2898651 10/09/19 02:41 PM
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Yep, you should start a thread when we can order one.
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And we can all post pics of ours on the appropriate thread.


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malkin #2898666 10/09/19 03:36 PM
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Originally Posted by malkin
Our tiny tinkle piano showed up ahead of schedule and does not disappoint!


I only just saw this reply, did you get this little baby??? ❤️❤️❤️


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