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T 186

W.Hoffmann T 186: your dream of a grand comes true

The largest parlor grand piano within the successful Tradition series, the W.Hoffmann T 186 model embodies the coveted European acoustic quality. Its well-balanced, durably pleasant and richly colored voice stems from the “C. Bechstein genes” found in all series – a quality that’s rooted in the great German tradition of piano-making.

Piano-making enjoys a long tradition in the region

C. Bechstein Europe’s Czech production site is unique on the continent. Its 150 skilled employees work in recently refurbished halls equipped with state-of-the-art technology and make every grand using production processes that combine craftsmanship and innovative methods. Such ideal manufacturing conditions strongly contrast with the situation at the facilities of other European manufacturers, let alone that of non-European mass-producers.

A parlor grand piano of good stock

The action of the W.Hoffmann T 186 parlor grand piano boasts a wide dynamic range and is therefore just the ticket for any type of interpretation. The entire instrument is made in the Czech Republic by C. Bechstein Europe specialists, who even voice the hammerheads manually. Try out and compare the touch, sound and processing of this parlor grand and you’ll immediately notice that it delivers incomparable value for money.

Take a guided tour of the Hradec Králové production site and discover the staff’s special flair for the European tradition! C. Bechstein Europe’s well-trained specialists know how to make a parlor grand piano with a pleasant sound, simply because piano-making enjoys a long tradition in the region. The staff was involved in the development of the production site and is proud to contribute to the success of the company.

T 186 Dimensions
  • 153 cm / 60.2”

    Width in cm

  • 186 cm / 6’1”

    Length in cm

  • 312 kg / 688 lbs

    Weight in kg

SPECIFICATIONS

W.Hoffmann Tradition Line

Back frame
Solid braces made of medium-density pinewood
Soundboard and ribs
High-quality spruce grown in the Alps and carefully crafted
Bridges
European beech
Pinblock
Beech multiplex
Iron frame
Cast in high-density sand
Strings
Steel wrapped with copper (German quality, 99% purity)
Case
Massive spruce and medium-density fibreboard
Agraffes
For a clearer sound
Action assembly
Precise and reliable action that meets the C. Bechstein standards
Hammerheads
C. Bechstein hammerheads with maple core, warm European tone