Charles Walter 1520

Charles Walter 1520

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43" Oak Console - Serial #511062 - 1988

Featured is an Oak satin Charles Walter 43" Riviera style console #511062, built in 1988.

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Having one owner, it has always been lovingly cared for. It has had minimal use, and has many like-new parts. Inspected with RPI's rigorous eye and reconditioned to our our standards, this piano has turned out to be a wonderful edition to our showroom. It has a full, beautiful tone that is sure to inspire your aspiring musician.

The tuning pins are tight, there are no cracks in the soundboard or bridges, and the hammers have a lot of life left. Bench included. Reconditioning included:

  • Hammer Resurfacing
  • Aligning Hammers to Strings
  • Tightening Action Screws
  • Leveling Keys
  • Adjusting Key Dip
  • Adjusting Let-off and Backchecks
  • Cleaning the Strings
  • Polishing Keytops
  • Cleaning Both Inside & Out
  • Polishing Brass Hardware
  • Adjusting the Pedals
  • Tuning

Manufactured suggested pricing on a new 43" console is $17,000. You will find that this piano will give you much joy for less than half that price, listed at $5150.00.

Charles Walter 1520 Piano History

The Charles Walter piano is a relatively new instrument in the world of pianos, with the company beginning in 1975 with the introduction of a 43" upright. The company prides itself on quality instruments, and produces mostly consoles and mid-sized grands that are manufactured in the USA and inspected personally by a Walter family member. The piano company remains in the hands of the Walter family, and its factory is located in Indiana.

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Additional fees may be added to the delivery of acoustic pianos if there are flights of stairs, steep inclines, tight corners or the use of a crane is required.


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