The HU 116 Institutional Studio Upright has been designed for all levels of students. The powerful bass is balanced with a singing, clear and colorful treble.
The sturdy construction includes 5 back posts, double rubber casters, wet sand cast plate and the meniscus soundboard for climatic resistance. The middle pedal is bass sustain, and the fallboard and lid are equipped with locks. The fallboard is designed with a full length music desk.
Height: 45.5 in. (116 cm.)
Width: 59.6 in. (151 cm.)
Depth: 23 in. (58 cm.)
Weight: 525 lb. (239 kg.)
Tuning Pins: #45 steel, chromium sealed
Back Posts: 5
Plate: Wet sand cast
Soundboard: All mountain spruce with 15 degree spruce meniscus coating for climatic resistance and flexibility; soundboard cut-off bars for enhanced tone
Soundboard area: 1,643 sq. in.
Ribs: 11 quarter sawn spruce notched to liner
Keys: Laminated spruce with red beech shoes, buttons and dowel capstans, weighted and balanced
Action: Hailun Performance Plus™ design made of European hornbeam
Action Rail: Hard maple
Hammers: German quality FFW felt, Würzen Co., Germany – cold pressed with mahogany hammer molding
Strings: German Röslau wire
No. 1 Bass String Speaking Length: 46.8 in. with solid copper windings
Agraffes in Bass
Bridges: Solid maple – hand notched
Pin Block: Multilaminate 17 layers maple
Casters: Double rubber for durability and easy mobility
Pedals: Brass: Soft – Bass Sustain – Sustaining
Locking lid and fallboard with full length music desk
Call 608-246-0506. We’re open Friday evenings from 5 PM to 9PM, and Saturdays from 10 AM to 5 PM.
Other hours by appointment only. Click here for location and directions.