Piano technicians' websitesJeffery Davis
Lehman: Bradley Lehman offers here a keyboard temperament
analyzer/calculator, along with cogent explanations of the need for
Tools and Supplies
HobbyLinc CA Glue: Good
source for CA glue for loose tuning pins.
and other computer tools for piano technicians. Calculate touchweight,
stringing scales, and more.
Of Technical InterestPiano Serial Numbers 1: The "Blue Book of Pianos" -- serial numbers and manufacturing dates. Not very up-to-date, and somewhat inaccurate in Steinways.
Cents to Hz Chart: Online calculator of frequencies and cents offsets.
5 piano acoustics lectures. The five lectures describe the underlying physics upon which all detailed modeling of piano tones must be based. Extraordinarily useful.
Piano Technology Practice Exams: Online multiple choice tests in piano technology.
TuneLab_Users: Yahoo group for users of Bob Scott's TuneLab
Digital Piano Shootout: Excellent sound samples of MANY digital pianos. Interesting site.
The pianotech Archives: look up anything in the pianotech discussion history.
piano FAQ: A collection of information gathered from rec.music.makers.piano about purchasing and maintaining pianos.
Piano on the Net: Online piano lessons!
Sunhawk: Sheet music store
Tuning by Jorgensen: Summary of the contents of Jorgensen's "big red" tome.