R8 - Ritmuller

Action: Traditional hard rock maple or hornbeam
Action Rail: Extruded aluminum
Beams: Oversized domestic walnut
Bridges: Hardwood laminate with maple cap
Dampers: Premium European felt
Fallboard: Slow-close
Hardware: Solid Brass
Hammers: Renner hammers
Key Bed: Butcher-block spruce
Key Material: Premium, straight-grain spruce
Middle Pedal : Full Sostenuto
Pinblock: 19-ply maple, cross banded
Plate: Sand-cast, CNC processed
Scale: Design by Lothar Thomma with tuned, functional duplex
Soundboard: Spruce
Strings: German Röslau wire
Tuning Pins: Nickel-plated steel, cut-thread
Warranty: 10 year parts and labor
Height: 4′ 11″
Weight: 736 pounds (Boxed, including bench)


Created by our European and American piano-design consultants, this classic grand piano with spade legs and full music desk, brings the very latest in music design and technology to a piano that fits easily in residential interiors. Re-engineered with quality components, the range of upgrades includes plate modification to accommodate new scales, new calculated string lengths, slow-fall fallboard and much more. With the same action and sostenuto as a larger grand, this piano delivers comparable feel and performance.