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Designer Studio Upright Piano
Ritmuller Performance Vertical. Available in: Ebony Polish.
Created by master piano designer, Lothar Thomma, this traditional, professional studio upright with a stylized case, is a workhorse piano that brings the very latest in music design and technology. The R1 is especially suited to studios and professional venues. Engineered with quality components, the range of upgrades includes plate modification to accommodate new scales, new calculated string lengths, double wheel metals casters and much more. Each piano is produced with precision assembly technology employing hand craftsmanship that distinguishes it throughout the music industry.
Action: Manufactured with traditional European craftsmanship in one of the most modern action factories in the industry. Constructed either of traditional hard rock maple or hornbeam, all-wood action components are processed by CNC machinery, creating perfectly matched parts and ensuring sensitive performance.?
Action Rail: Extruded aluminum.
Bridges: Vertically laminated with solid maple cap creating the accurate and precise transfer of sound frequency vibration resulting in a purer tone.
Fallboard: Slow close style.
Hammers: Specially selected hammer felt made in Germany, with an excellent balance of elasticity and firmness, formed to produce a rich assertive tone.
Key Bed: Butcher-block spruce.
Key Material: Ebony wood sharps, Premium Siberian Spruce, select straight grain.
Middle Pedal: Practice.
Pinblock: 17 cross-plied laminations of hard rock maple, cold pressed and age cured to provide tuning pin stability.
Plate: Sand-cast, CNC processed.
Strings: German Röslau wire.
Tuning Pins: Steel, cut thread, nickel plated to prevent rusting and maintain maximum torque.
Warranty: 10 year parts and labor.
Hieght: 47 inches
Weight: 639 pounds (Boxed, including bench)
*Models and specifications subject to change.