DIYAPASON-L Digest #997 - Wednesday, May 19, 2004
 
Re: Pedal contacts/progress report
  by "Scott E." <yahudinyhwh@sbcglobal.net>
Re: Pedal contacts/progress report
  by "STEVE PITTS" <steve.pitts@adtran.com>
 

(back) Subject: Re: Pedal contacts/progress report From: "Scott E." <yahudinyhwh@sbcglobal.net> Date: Wed, 19 May 2004 00:09:39 -0700   Steve,   You organ project looks quite interesting and is about the size of project I would love to tackle (3/20). I did not see a posted spec of your instrument. would you mind taking to the time to illuminate us?   Thanks a all the best on your project.   Scott Evans =3D=3D=3D=3D=3D=3D=3D=3D=3D=3D=3D=3D=3D=3D=3D=3D=3D=3D=3D=3D=3D=3D=3D=3D=3D= =3D=3D=3D=3D=3D=3D=3D=3D=3D=3D=3D=3D=3D=3D=3D=3D=3D=3D=3D=3D=3D=3D=3D=3D=3D= =3D=3D=3D=3D=3D=3D=3D=3D=3D=3D=3D=3D=3D=3D=3D=3D STEVE PITTS wrote:   > Hi Roy > I am at SPitts@Adtran.com. Thanks for the offer to send the pedal = contacts. I will be glad to pay you for them and the shipping costs. Other = progress notes: I have just recently finished re-connecting my set of = Degan Chines which have been attached to a wall, but unplaying for the = last 18 months or so. I also reconnected the Crescendo pedal on the = console. I just recently completed conversion of an old EP chest to DE and = now have another rank playing, an 8' Vox Celeste. I have one more rank to = convert to DE which is an 8' Salicional. > BTW, one of my rack boards was in miserable shape with lots of cracks. I = sawed it in half and sent it to OSI. They remade a rack board for me. It = wasnt too expensive and the board they made is a beautiful piece of work. = I was very impressed with it. I am up to 18 ranks playing, one more on the = way. > > > Steve Pitts > Ardmore, Tennessee > http://spitts.home.mchsi.com/ > > > > > -----Original Message----- > From: DIYAPASON-L@pipechat.org [mailto:DIYAPASON-L@pipechat.org]On > Behalf Of Roy Kersey > Sent: Monday, May 17, 2004 9:59 PM > To: Residence Organ List > Subject: [Residence Organs] Re: Pedal contacts > > > Dear List and Steve Pitts in particular, > Steve, I finally got out to the storage shed and brought back the = set of pedal contacts you had asked about. I lost your email address in a = minor computer crash, so if you could send me your snail mail address, I = could get these out to you. Listers, I still have several sets of these = pedal contacts I won't be needing. They are wood blocks with nine sets of = contact wires, if you need a set (32 + some extras), let me know. They are = not doing anyone any good sitting here. > I wish I had somewhere to lay out and work on the several sets of = pipes that are in the shed and in and around the house . . . maybe the = workshop will be completed later this summer . . . and I will have one = less excuse . . . > Best Regards to all, > Roy Kersey > > DIYAPASON-L: a Discussion list for owners and builders of their own > Residence Pipe Organs. > HOMEPAGE : http://www.diyapason.pipechat.org > List: mailto:DIYAPASON-L@pipechat.org > Administration: mailto:owner-DIYAPASON@pipechat.org > > DIYAPASON-L: a Discussion list for owners and builders of their own > Residence Pipe Organs. > HOMEPAGE : http://www.diyapason.pipechat.org > List: mailto:DIYAPASON-L@pipechat.org > Administration: mailto:owner-DIYAPASON@pipechat.org > >  
(back) Subject: Re: Pedal contacts/progress report From: "STEVE PITTS" <steve.pitts@adtran.com> Date: Wed, 19 May 2004 17:06:20 -0500     Scott and list:   Included below is the current "working" stop list. Thanks for your = interest. I definitely need to add the stop list to my web site. I would = be glad to offer any tips or pointers from my strictly amateur = perspective. Its been a big job considering the whole process, removing = the organ from the original installation, moving it, storing it, moving it = to its new home , and getting it re-installed. However, every minute of it = has been worth it and the organ is a source of tremendous satisfaction.   GREAT 8' 1st Open Diapason 8' 2nd Open Diapason 8' Melodia 8' Gamba 4' Octave 4' Gambette 2' Fifteenth 1 1/3' Quint 8' Harmonic Tuba Chimes   16' Great to Great 8' Great Unison 4' Great to Great 16' Swell to great 8' Swell to Great 4' Swell to Great 16' Choir to Great 8' Choir to Great 4' Choir to Great 8' Transept to Great   SWELL 8' Vox Celeste 8' Stopped Diapason 4' Salicet 4' Violina 4' Flute 8' Oboe Chimes Tremulant   16' Swell to Swell 8' Swell unison Off 4' Swell to Swell 8' Transept to Swell 8' Choir to Swell   Choir ( not yet implemented )   16' Choir to Choir 8' Choir Unison 4' Choir to Choir 16' Swell to Choir 8' Swell to Choir 4' Swell to Choir 8' Transept to Choir   TRANSEPT 8' Salicional 8' Melodia 4' Flute D'Amour 2' Flageolet   PEDAL 16' Bourdon 16' Bass Flute 16' Lieblich Gedeckt 8' 1st Open Diapson 8' Cello 8' Stopped Diapason 4' Octave 8' Harmonic Tuba   8' Great to Pedal 8' Swell to Pedal 4' Swell to Pedal 8' Choir to Pedal   CHIMES (Deagan, 21 tubes, with volume control 1-5)   Expression Pedals: - Swell - Choir - Crescendo   Toe Studs: - Great to Pedal - Full Organ           Steve Pitts Ardmore , Tennessee     -----Original Message----- From: DIYAPASON-L@pipechat.org [mailto:DIYAPASON-L@pipechat.org]On Behalf Of Scott E. Sent: Wednesday, May 19, 2004 2:10 AM To: Residence Organ List Subject: [Residence Organs] Re: Pedal contacts/progress report     Steve,   You organ project looks quite interesting and is about the size of project I would love to tackle (3/20). I did not see a posted spec of your instrument. would you mind taking to the time to illuminate us?   Thanks a all the best on your project.   Scott Evans =3D=3D=3D=3D=3D=3D=3D=3D=3D=3D=3D=3D=3D=3D=3D=3D=3D=3D=3D=3D=3D=3D=3D=3D=3D= =3D=3D=3D=3D=3D=3D=3D=3D=3D=3D=3D=3D=3D=3D=3D=3D=3D=3D=3D=3D=3D=3D=3D=3D=3D= =3D=3D=3D=3D=3D=3D=3D=3D=3D=3D=3D=3D=3D=3D=3D=3D STEVE PITTS wrote:   > Hi Roy > I am at SPitts@Adtran.com. Thanks for the offer to send the pedal = contacts. I will be glad to pay you for them and the shipping costs. Other = progress notes: I have just recently finished re-connecting my set of = Degan Chines which have been attached to a wall, but unplaying for the = last 18 months or so. I also reconnected the Crescendo pedal on the = console. I just recently completed conversion of an old EP chest to DE and = now have another rank playing, an 8' Vox Celeste. I have one more rank to = convert to DE which is an 8' Salicional. > BTW, one of my rack boards was in miserable shape with lots of cracks. I = sawed it in half and sent it to OSI. They remade a rack board for me. It = wasnt too expensive and the board they made is a beautiful piece of work. = I was very impressed with it. I am up to 18 ranks playing, one more on the = way. > > > Steve Pitts > Ardmore, Tennessee > http://spitts.home.mchsi.com/ > > > > > -----Original Message----- > From: DIYAPASON-L@pipechat.org [mailto:DIYAPASON-L@pipechat.org]On > Behalf Of Roy Kersey > Sent: Monday, May 17, 2004 9:59 PM > To: Residence Organ List > Subject: [Residence Organs] Re: Pedal contacts > > > Dear List and Steve Pitts in particular, > Steve, I finally got out to the storage shed and brought back the = set of pedal contacts you had asked about. I lost your email address in a = minor computer crash, so if you could send me your snail mail address, I = could get these out to you. Listers, I still have several sets of these = pedal contacts I won't be needing. They are wood blocks with nine sets of = contact wires, if you need a set (32 + some extras), let me know. They are = not doing anyone any good sitting here. > I wish I had somewhere to lay out and work on the several sets of = pipes that are in the shed and in and around the house . . . maybe the = workshop will be completed later this summer . . . and I will have one = less excuse . . . > Best Regards to all, > Roy Kersey > > DIYAPASON-L: a Discussion list for owners and builders of their own > Residence Pipe Organs. > HOMEPAGE : http://www.diyapason.pipechat.org > List: mailto:DIYAPASON-L@pipechat.org > Administration: mailto:owner-DIYAPASON@pipechat.org > > DIYAPASON-L: a Discussion list for owners and builders of their own > Residence Pipe Organs. > HOMEPAGE : http://www.diyapason.pipechat.org > List: mailto:DIYAPASON-L@pipechat.org > Administration: mailto:owner-DIYAPASON@pipechat.org > > DIYAPASON-L: a Discussion list for owners and builders of their own Residence Pipe Organs. 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