|5′ 3″ Empire
Height: 103cm (3′ 4-1/2″)
Width: 151cm (4′ 11-1/2″)
Length: 159cm (5′ 2 1/4″)
Weight: 280kg (617lbs.)
|Soundboard||Asymmetrically tapered and contoured solid spruce soundboard made of select white spruce.|
|Rim & Beams||Maple and oak rim with spruce beams, tenon joined to the rim with hardwood dowels.|
|Bridges||Select hard rock maple with a maple cap, shaped and notched using today’s most sophisticated CNC machinery.|
|Ribs||Full length, pre-crowned solid spruce ribs, notched into the inner rim.|
|Plate||Pure iron ore made in the traditional method of slow sand casting.|
|Scale||Measured duplex, low tension scale.|
|Action||Premium action made of European hornbeam.|
|Keys||Premium spruce keys, individually balanced and weighted.|
|Hammers||Premium German hammers, t-wired and individually voiced.|
|Strings||Music wire made in Germany.|
|Pin Block||16 ply, cross grained laminated hard rock maple.|
|Others||Slow close fallboard.
Hand rubbed lacquer finish.
Maple legs with iron interlocks.
Forged brass pedals.
Solid brass hardware.
Large solid brass castors.