DIYAPASON-L Digest #225 - Saturday, January 6, 2001
 
Rolling Wind Chests?
  by "Bart Kleineweber" <prinzipal8@hotmail.com>
Re: [Residence Organs]  Rolling Wind Chests?
  by "Jon C. Habermaas" <opus1100@catoe.org>
Re: [Residence Organs]  Rolling Wind Chests?
  by "F. Richard Burt" <effarbee@home.com>
Re: [Residence Organs]  Rolling Wind Chests?
  by "VEAGUE" <dutchorgan@svs.net>
VoxCatoe Newsletter On-LIne (cross posted)
  by "Jon C. Habermaas" <opus1100@catoe.org>
 

(back) Subject: Rolling Wind Chests? From: "Bart Kleineweber" <prinzipal8@hotmail.com> Date: Sat, 06 Jan 2001 16:18:20 -0600   <html><P>Dear List:</P> <P>I am planning to build a rolling facade and chest combination.&nbsp; My = plan was not to use flexible wind line but to only roll it out when the = wind was not on, capping the PVC windline with a PVC cap if I wanted to = turn it back on and tune the rest of the organ.&nbsp; The wheels would = have to have some serious brakes in order to keep the windchest in place = when you're not moving it, thus keeping the pipes from vibrating, shaking = their tuning slides down and causing them to go out of tune.&nbsp; I think = I've just rejected the idea based on the fact that even with really good = braking&nbsp; wheels, there would be to much jarring, etc., when you did = move the chest that you would have to tune the entire rank or ranks on the = chest each time you did so.&nbsp; Putting chests on wheels for tuning = access, therefore, would be a nightmare of retuning compared to the = convenience created by the extra access.&nbsp; Remember you can tune pipes = as much as 5 feet away, because your arm is over two f <P>Sincerely,</P> <P>Bart Kleineweber <BR>Chicago, IL = <BR>http://www.diyapason.pipechat.org/webpages/kleineweber/ = <BR>prinzipal8@hotmail.com <BR></P><br clear=3Dall><hr>Get your FREE = download of MSN Explorer at <a = href=3D"http://explorer.msn.com">http://explorer.msn.com</a><br></p></html>=    
(back) Subject: Re: [Residence Organs] Rolling Wind Chests? From: "Jon C. Habermaas" <opus1100@catoe.org> Date: Sat, 06 Jan 2001 16:24:37 -0600   Just to prove there is nothing new under the sun, back in 1939 Reginald Foort's Traveling Moller used windchests moved on enourmous casters....if your curiosity is peaked check out: <http://theatreorgans.com/travellingmoller/>   JCH    
(back) Subject: Re: [Residence Organs] Rolling Wind Chests? From: "F. Richard Burt" <effarbee@home.com> Date: Sat, 06 Jan 2001 19:38:51 -0600   "Jon C. Habermaas" wrote: > > Just to prove there is nothing new under the sun, back in 1939 Reginald > Foort's Traveling Moller used windchests moved on enourmous = casters....if > your curiosity is peaked check out: > <http://theatreorgans.com/travellingmoller/> The French had a huge organ for an exhibition place called the Trekador, so something that sounds like that. I once had an LP of Virgil Fox = playing the Jongen Symphonie Concertante on it. It was supposed to stay in a = large shed until to be used. Then, it rolled out into prime position. It's not a new idea, but requires some careful thinking to make it work. F. Richard Burt effarbee@home.com  
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(back) Subject: VoxCatoe Newsletter On-LIne (cross posted) From: "Jon C. Habermaas" <opus1100@catoe.org> Date: Sat, 06 Jan 2001 22:12:09 -0600   Hi All,   In spite of job related interference, computer crashes, holidays, etc. I finally managed to play catch up and get a Chicago Area Theatre Organ Club =   Newsletter published. I just finished uploading the results and if any one =   is interested in Chicago Area happenings it can be found at: <http://www.catoe.org/vox.html>   Best wishes for a Happy, Healthy, prosperous and productive 2001   regards,   Jon