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tuning pipe

noun
Origin of tuning pipe
1925-1930
First recorded in 1925-30
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  • It was not unlike to the sound made by a boy with a tuning pipe.

  • Before applying this rule, it is well to try 3C with tuning pipe or fork to see if the piano is below international pitch.

    Piano Tuning J. Cree Fischer
  • This latter cause can be ascertained in cases only where you have started from a tuning pipe or fork.

    Piano Tuning J. Cree Fischer
  • The tuner should carry with him a tuning pipe or fork tuned to 3C in one or the other of these pitches.

    Piano Tuning J. Cree Fischer

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