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The WGS54 175th Anniversary limited edition grand piano.
Soundboard: All spruce surface tension. Bridges: Maple with an extended cantilever bass bridge. Ribs: Spruce and notched into liner. Plate: Pure iron ore made in the traditional method of slow sand casting. Scale: Measured duplex. Action: All maple with aluminum rail. Keys: Full length, balanced and weighted. Hammers: 100% German wool. Strings: Roslau music wire. Pin Block: 16 ply laminated maple. Tuning Pins: Cut-thread reverse torque. Pressure Bar: Nickel plated. Middle Pedal: Full Sostenuto. Fallboard: Slow close. Backposts: Hardwood. Warranty: 10-year limited.
Others: Hand rubbed lacquer finish.
Forged brass pedals.
Solid brass hardware.
Large solid brass castors