OHS Database ID 11728.
The organ is in an unaltered state from its installation as described on this page.
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Austin Universal Air Chests(©).
Two manuals. 12 stops. 11 ranks. 673 pipes. Manual compass is 61 notes. Pedal compass is 32 notes.
The organ is in center chambers at the front of the room with visible façade pipes or case front. Traditional style console. There is an attached keydesk en fenêtre.
Stop keys above top manual. Balanced swell shoes/pedals. Combination Action: Adjustable mechanical system. Concave radiating pedalboard. Crescendo Pedal. Combination action thumb pistons. Combination action toe studs.
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|Universal Air Chest Action, ca. 2010. Photograph by Jim Stark|
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West Newton, Pennsylvania First Methodist Church Austin Opus 131, 1905 Great: Diapason 8 Flute 8 Dulciana 8 Gemshorn 4 Swell: Diapason 8 Flute 8 Salicional 8 Flute 4 Pedal: Bourdon 16 Gedeckt 16 [Received via e-mail from Paul Marchesano October 30, 2008.]
1905 Austin Organ Company opus 131 First United Methodist Church West Newton, PA Great (61 pipes) 8 Open Diapason 44 scale, 17 halving 8 Concert Flute 8 Dulciana 4 Gemshorn Sw – Gt 16, 8, 4 Swell (61 pipes) 8 Geigen Principal 51 scale, 20 halving 8 Rohr Flute 8 Salicional 4 Harmonic Flute 8 Oboe Gamba Pedal (30 pipes – concave radiating) 16 Bourdon 16 Gedeckt Gt – Pd 8 Sw – Pd 8 Sw – Pd 4 Programmable crescendo pedal Adjustable combination action Gt 1, 2, 3 Sw 1, 2, 3 Toe studs Pd 1, 2 Swell 16, 4 Swell Unison Off (key cheek) Tremolo [Courtesy of Jim Stark]