For Technicians

Suppliers of tools, parts, and services

Helmut Abel GmbH – Hammer Heads for Upright and Grand Piano
Arledge Music Wire
Bolt Depot – Nuts, Bolts, Screws in Stainless Steel, Brass, Bronze and Steel
Custom Knife Cases by Bill’s Custom Cases (perfect for tuning levers)
Wally Brooks – 800-326-2440 – brookslimited@aol.com (email link)
Michael Calahan custom levers (email link)
Concert Master Piano Accessories (Canada)
Piano Life Saver System (humidity control)
Etymotic Ear Plugs
DICK GmbH – Fine Woodworking Tools
Edwards String Covers
Charles Faulk, Manhattan, Kansas: custom titanium levers
Fletcher & Newman Piano Parts Catalogue (UK)
Froogle: compare prices of online merchants for anything
Fujan “Super Tube” lever
Garret-Wade Woodworking Tools
Grainger Industrial Supply
Harbor Freight
Allied Piano: Ruth and Webb Phillips
PayPal for business: accept credit card payments instantly via email
International Piano Supply
Inventronics Accu-Tuner
Jansen & Son – Piano Benches and Piano Accessories
Newhaven USA: moving supplies & equipment
Ari Isaac Pianos – piano voicing, hammers, strings
Jahn Pianoteile
Keyboard Carriage (movers)
Mazzaglia Tools
McMaster-Carr industrial tools and supplies
Lloyd Meyer & Company
Microfiber Unlimited microfiber towels, clothing, and more
Micro-Mark – Tools and Supplies for Building Scale Models
Mother Goose Tools – Joe Goss
Nick Gravagne‘s Piano Page
Pacific Piano
Tremaine Parsons – Pscale
PIANOPHILE, Canada – parts, tools, supplies
Pianotek Supply Co.
PIANO FORTE SUPPLY (Jurgen Goering)
Pierce Piano Atlas
Renner USA – Piano Parts Tools and Supplies
Reyburn CyberTuner
Ronsen hammers
Schaff Piano Home Page
Spurlock Specialty Tools
Stanwood TouchDesign
TuneLab World
David Porritt’s Calcul8 plugin for TuneLab 97
Vandaking – benches, lamps, covers, dollies, parts, tools, and accessories.
Veritune
Watanabe Musical
Auctionworks Storefront WEBPIANO

Information

Professor Stephen Birkett, U. of Waterloo
Jim Coleman [ www.pianotapes.com ]
PTG College and University Technicians (CAUT)
PTG Exam Prep email list, for Associates studying for the RPT exams
Five lectures on piano acoustics
North Bennet Street School
NBSS Piano Technology Student Group
Roper’s Knot Pages – Bends – Reef knot
Arthur Reblitz – Mechanical Music Press
Peterson Tuners – Cents to Frequency Chart
Piano Finders Inspection Report Form
Pierce Piano Atlas
PTG Mailing Lists (note new Exam Prep list for associates)
Randy Potter’s School of Piano Tuning
D. Russell – Acoustics and Vibration Animations
Steinway & Sons document archives at CUNY
The UK Piano Page for Tuners and Teachers

Misc

Boston Chapter, PTG
Inventronics Top 165 Pianos
Story of Bill Garlick and the Steinway Concert Grand poster
Java Chat for Houston StarLink-IRC (#pianotech channel)
6-bps.mp3