2015 Steinway Model O | Certified
Length: 5′ 10¾” (180cm)
Width: 57¾” (147 cm)
Net Weight: 616 pounds (280 kg)
3 solid spruce with a volume of 1,253 cu. In. (20,528cm3); Spruce provides tensile strength with less weight. Maple dowels fasten braces to rim producing a single homogenous foundation upon which is built the entire tonal component. The Steinway & Sons iron wedge anchors brace ends securely to crossblock assuring permanent rim posture.
Overstrung; combination agraffe; Front AND rear duplex.
Tension: 41,888 lbs. (19,000 kg)
Made from durable, resinous sugar pine to assure strong and constant support of string down-bearing on the soundboard; rib ends are hand-fitted.
Premium blued steel; rust-resistant, nickeled heads
Treble: ten whole & one-half sizes from high-tensile Swedish steel.
Bass: Swedish steel core wire wound with pure copper.
Longest: Agraffe/bridge: 54⅛” (137 cm)
Premium wool top felt and under felt; treated to resist insects and moisture. Compression-wired to maintain permanent shape. Hard rock maple hammer moldings and shanks.
Horizontal-cut premium wool for effective dampening with maple heads for endurance.
European spruce, individually weighed-off. Chip-proof, stain-resistant coverings for naturals; slip-proof, adbraded ebonized sharps. Durable Linden wood buttons reinforce keys over balance rail, permitting maximum tonal power with every strike. Longest key: 19″ (48.3 cm).
Made from planks of quarter-sawn spruce. Horizonal and vertical birch planks present a vented system for humidity escapement. Crowned and reverse-crowned action frame gives a snug fit, intensifies key movement and prevents “slapping” during heavy playing. Large maple dowel ends provide a solid mount for adjustable brass touch-regulating screws. Thickness: 1¾” (4.45 cm).
Heavy, solid brass. Soft, sustaining, and full sostenuto.
M. STEINERT & SONS CERTIFIED PIANO PROGRAM
M. Steinert & Sons Certified Piano Program (MS&S CPP) instruments are Steinway & Sons pianos 30 years old or younger, and Steinway-designed Boston and Essex pianos 10 years or younger. MS&S CPP pianos are assessed by a qualified technician using a stringent 88-point quality inspection to ensure authenticity, exceptional condition, and performance suitability. Any necessary repairs to, or parts replaced on an MS&S CPP piano must include 100% genuine Steinway parts.
All Steinert Certified Pianos come with a signed inspection report and Steinert Certified Piano three-year limited warranty certificate. M. Steinert & Sons Certified Pianos include M. Steinert & Sons Steinway Lifetime and Full Value Trade-Up Promise.