Crystal Wind Rosewood Hammered Dulcimer For Sale $700

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Crystal Wind Rosewood Hammered Dulcimer For Sale $700

Postby Ed Dale » Thu Apr 14, 2016 9:44 am

The Osprey is built around a standard 15/14 hammered dulcimer format with added courses at the top and bottom to make the instrument fully chromatic. Figured Rosewood was book-matched for the sides and end rails.

See photos at: http://newhaven.craigslist.org/msg/5538593854.html

Built in 1985, it has been rarely played and is excellent condition. The sound is exceptionally rich, full and even across the entire range and it holds a tuning very well.

Range: D to eee' - just over 3 octaves, fully chromatic
17 treble courses
16 bass courses
2 strings per course

Size: 40" by 20"

Materials:
Sides, rails and bridges: Indian Rosewood
Top and bottom: Mahogany
Pin blocks: Multi-laminate maple piano pin block
Tuning and hitch pins: Nickle-plated harpsichord pins
Bridge position markers: Ivory
Bridge caps: Delrin and Brass
Sound hole: Ivory, Rosewood and Brass inlay
Finish: Hand-rubbed Danish oil
Strings: Steel music wire and custom-wound Phosphor Bronze


Included: Custom-made Main Street Case, stand, hammers and tuning wrench.
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