| |Up for sale, a 1978 Wurlitzer model 200A piano in excellent condition and in good working order. This Wurlitzer is a stunning and well kept example with original chrome legs and a brand new sustain pedal courtesy of Vintage Vibe! This keyboard is extremely original and clearly has seen very little use in the past nearly 40 years. The tone is notably clear and balanced, with optimal headroom. Widely considered to be the pinnacle of Wurltizer electric piano refinement, the 200A has ideal Wurly tone with a surprising amount of volume from the internal speakers, as well as through the 1/4" output. Thick, chimey, and nuanced, it's a tone that can stay particularly clean or overdrive smoothly when you play more aggressively. The piano has that signature growl and great midrange content with a tone that is defined and balanced, and an elegant action design that is simply a joy to play. The 200A has a responsive and smooth feel unlike any other electric piano! This piano is in great shape, with little wear to the hammer tips, a very responsive damper rail and action that is consistent and quick, with no sluggish notes or excessive side to side motion of the keys. The amp has a nice low noise floor with good volume and a focused, warm tone from the pair of original 5x7" speakers. In fact, the volume produced by the onboard speakers is noticeably cleaner and more robust than earlier Wurlitzer models and a great tone for recording purposes in particular. The vibrato control has a strong pulse to it with a waveform that isn't too choppy, yet provides a very present tremolo effect. The CTS pots date to 1978 along with the original Schumacher transformer. The piano also boasts an updated IEC style three-prong power cable input.Cosmetically, the piano is in great overall condition with the original black plastic molded top. The top is a shiny, deep shade of black and is complete with the original knobs and brushed aluminum faceplate. The bottom of this piano (with original paper and metal labels) is incredibly clean, and the large raised "Wurlitzer" label is present on the back, a feature seen on only the last production runs. There are a few scuffs on the original faceplate but overall, this is a clean and well maintained Wurly 200A, and as the photos show, this piano would display well in a studio! Please check out our shop "Mike & Mike's Guitar Bar" on the web, and feel free to call us directly with any questions at 206.399.8518.
Shipping in the continental USA will be via FedEx Ground and will cost $150 (legs and pedal will be shipped separate from the organ). We use double thick boxes, 1" foam, and industrial 1/2" bubble wrap to assure that your piano arrives safely. Due to the vintage and mechanically complex nature of this item, buyer acknowledges that there is a slight risk involved with shipping this keyboard, and accepts this risk in the unlikely event that the item may need minor adjustment upon arrival. We have safely packed many vintage analog keyboards and fully insure our shipments against loss or damage. We're here to help our customers get to know their vintage keyboards and we really care! International bidders are welcome, but must contact us before bidding or buying for an accurate freight quote.International orders will be declared as “merchandise,” and the value of merchandise will be declared as the amount paid. We cannot declare anything as a gift or for a lesser value. No exceptions! The customer is responsible for all taxes and duty, which may be collected upon delivery, as well as any additional charges involved with import.We do our best to describe all items with honesty and accuracy, but to be sure, please contact us with any questions or concerns prior to bidding or buying. We require payment within 48 hours of auction end. In the unlikely event of a return, buyer pays all shipping costs. Your positive feedback and five star ratings are very important to us and we appreciate your communication in resolving any issues!