Raphi Giangiulio's Homemade Pipe Organ

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Specification

  • One manual with pedal
  • Five stops, five ranks, 250 pipes
  • Mechanical key and stop action
  • Wind pressure is 2 inches of water for pedal and manual
  • Self-contained blower with single floating top bellows
  • Tuning is equal temperament A=440 Hz
  • Manual to pedal coupler operated with a hitch-down pedal
  • Floating backfall rail to compensate for seasonal changes
  • All façade pipes are speaking, Montre C-D2# (13-28)
  • Concave and radiating pedalboard built per AGO specifcations
  • Manual: 58 notes with walnut naturals and maple sharps
  • Pedal: 30 notes with maple naturals and walnut sharps
  • Frequency range: 32.7 Hz to 7040 Hz

Manual:

8'Montre1-12 grooved from Bourdon, 13-58 open wood46 pipes
8'BourdonStopped wood58 pipes
4'PrestantOpen wood58 pipes
2'DoubletteOpen wood58 pipes

Pedal:

16'SoubasseStopped wood30 pipes

Overall size:

Width:96 inches2.44 meters
Height:95 inches2.41 meters
Depth:36 inches, 60 inches with pedalboard0.91 meters, 1.52 meters