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Bringing the old Beethoven pump organ back to life again:
Beethoven Organ Co., Washington, NJ U.S.A.
The top and back come off, dusting as we go.
Nathan helps a lot with the taking apart and putting back together again
Nathan checks bellows vacuum before repair.
Checking out stuck reeds, where the notes are sounded.
One of the original drawbar labels indicates its colorful sound quality.
Front view of rejuvenated Beethoven pump organ, ready to do some test playing
Dia checks out the sound produced with better working bellows valve flaps.
Note that some early photos of the pump organ can be found on page 905OTCR
A web photo page titled BeethovenPumporganrestore started by J E D Cline on Wednesday, March 19, 2008 7:33:43 PM US/Pacific
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