Interesting Facts About The Roxy Organ
There are: 450 pipes
134 tuned percussion notes
65 stops
17 toys
A 3 horsepower blower delivers wind (air) at 10 inches of pressure.
The main cable contains over 11 miles of wire in circuits.
The switch stack is connected to the main chest with 3 miles of wire.
There are over 4500 electrical contacts: 793 Electro-Pneumatic switches, 302 magnetic relays.
To play each note, 3 switches and a pneumatic bellows must close simultaneously in split second speed.
Currently the organ is made up of 7 ranks, 6 installed, 1 in storage, 1 installed but currently not wired.
The specs are as follows:
PEDAL ACCOMPANIMENT
Diaphone 16 Contra Viol tc 16
Bourdon 16 Vox Humana tc 16
Tuba Horn 8 Tuba Horn 8
Diaph. Disp. 8 Diaph. Disp. 8
Tibia Clause 8 Tibia Clausa 8
Cello 8 Salicional 8
Flute 8 Concert Flute X
Flute 4 Vox Humana 4
Pedal Octave 4 Twelfth 2 2/3
Accom. to Pedal   Piccolo 2
    Accom Octave  
SOLO  
Ophiclide 16 GENERAL
Diaphone 16 Pedal  
Tibia Clausa tc 16 Bass Drum  
Contra Viole tc 16 Kettle Drum  
Bourdon 16 Snare Drum  
Tuba Horn 8 Crash Cymbal  
Diah. Diap. 8 Triangle  
Tibia Clausa 8    
Salicional 8 ACCOMPANIMENT
Concert Flute 8 Chrysoglott  
Vox Humana 8 Snare Drum  
Octave (Diap) 4 Tambourine  
Tibia Piccolo 4 Castanets  
Salicet 4 Chinese Wood Block  
Flute 4 Tom Tom  
Vox Humana 4 Sleigh Bells  
Twelfth 2 2/3    
Fifteenth (String) 2 ACCOM SECOND TOUCH
Piccolo 2 Tuba Horn 8
Solo to Solo Sub Oct   Piccolo (Tibia) 4
Solo to Solo Oct   Cymbals  
    Cathedral Chimes  
TREMULANTS    
Main   SOLO
Tibia   Xylophone  
Vox Humana   Glockenspiel  
    Orchestra Bells  
    Cathedral Chimes  
    Chrysoglott