Pre-Owned & Ex-Demo

From time to time we have available a number of top quality pre-owned, ex-hire and ex-showroom instruments available at competitive prices which are generally available for viewing in Shaw. Do contact us immediately for additional details since these instruments often sell very quickly. In most cases photographs of the actual console will be used, however in some cases representative photos will be used. These organs all include a pedalboard and a bench.

The guarantee periods we offer are:-

Johannus: new, ex-showroom, ex-hire 10 years parts, 5 years labour
Johannus: pre-owned 2 years parts, 2 years labour
Makin: new, ex-showroom, ex-hire 10 years parts, 10 years labour
Makin: pre-owned 2 years parts, 2 years labour

Delivery and basic installation is to be added to all prices, typically this is £500.

Pre-owned instruments have the voicing as agreed with the previous owner. Additional voicing work is chargeable.
Sweelinck 27 Platinum (ex Fordham)
Johannus Sweelinck 27 Platinum Edition (pre-owned) £8,000 with reasonable offers accepted
Reference 43074 (built in 2009)
Light Oak
Illuminated Tabstop
32 note AGO Pedalboard
2 Manuals, 53 Stops plus orchestral voices
Triple intonation
5 Internal Channels of Amplification (4.1)
Photo is representative organ in medium oak


Ecclesia D570 (ex Bass)
Johannus Ecclesia D570 (pre-owned) £40,000
Reference 50657 (built in 2012)
Dark Oak
Illuminated Drawstop
32 AGO Pedalboard
4 Manuals, 65 Stops
Quadruple intonation
18.3 Applifiers with full UL speaker system for a church
Chamber (ex Crook)
Makin Chamber (pre-owned) now at a very special price of just £6,000
Reference 10486
Built in 1998
Mahogany
Split Console
Wooden Drawstops
30 Note Straight Pedalboard
1 Manual, 12 Stops, 5 Internal Channels of Amplification

The organ is finished in mahogany with tin display pipes, the mouths of which are highlighted in gold paint.  The organ has wooden drawstops with square shanks, nameplates engraved in brass and handmade reverse colour wood keyboard which slides into the case when not in use.
Custom 2-16T
Makin Custom 2-16 Tab (ex-demo) £14,950 with external UL speakers for church use or £11,950 with external home speakers in polished cabinets
This represents a saving of over £6,500 on the list price
Medium Oak console with decorative end panels
Illuminated Tab Control
2 Manuals, 16 Stops, 9 (8.1) Channels of amplification
Reference 40249
Built in 2007
Full 10 year warranty on parts and labour
Custom 2-26T
Makin Custom 2-26 Tab (ex-demo) £19,950 with external UL speakers for church use or £17,950 with external home speakers in polished cabinets
This represents a saving of over £6,500 on the list price
Medium Oak console with decorative end panels
Illuminated Tab Control
2 Manuals, 26 Stops, 9 (8.1) Channels of amplification
Reference 43137
Built in 2009
Full 10 year warranty on parts and labour
Custom 2T (ex Atack)
Makin Custom 2-35T (pre-owned) £9,000 with reasonable offers accepted
Reference 38276
Built in 2006
Medium Oak
Illuminated tabstop control
Internal main speakers with external bass speaker
2 Manuals, 35 Stops, 5 (6.1) Channels of amplification
Representative photograph used
Organ is in Redditch
Custom 3-42T
Makin Custom 3-42 Tab (ex-demo) £32,500 with external speakers for small church use or £27,950 with external home speakers in polished cabinets
This represents a saving of over £6,500 on the list price
Wood-based keyboards
Medium Oak console with decorative end panels
Illuminated Tab Control
3 Manuals, 42 Stops, 16 (14.2) Channels of amplification
Reference 48161
Built in 2013
Full 10 year warranty on parts and labour
Sapphire (Matty)
Makin Westmorland Sapphire (pre-owned) £10,000
Reference 41059
Built in 2009
Medium oak
Illuminated tabstop
32 AGO Pedalboard
3 Manuals, 45 Speaking Stops
Split console
7 Channels of Amplification (6.1) with internal speakers
IBE switch to allow external speakers to be attached for church use

Classic (Round)
Makin Westmorland Classic II (pre-owned) £11,000
Reference 38517
Built in 2008
Medium Oak
Motorised Drawstop Control
2 Manuals, 27 Stops, 5 Channels of amplification
Immaculate condition
Mark II of this instrument with blind (rather then illuminated pistons)
In addition to the Swell, Gt/Ped are also enclosed
The organ is currently with the customer
Thirlmere D (ex Cooper)
Makin Thirlmere Drawstop (pre-owned) £30,000
As designed by Ian Tracey
Reference 51938
Built in 2016
Light Oak with end panels
Motorised Drawstop
32 AGO Pedalboard
2 Manuals, 30 Speaking Stops
9 Channels of Amplification (8.1) with external home speaker boxes
Representative photograph of medium oak organ used. The RRP of a new instrument is £36,000.
Thirlmere D (ex Mansell)
Makin Thirlmere Drawstop (pre-owned) £26,000
As designed by Ian Tracey
Reference 51259
Built in 2016
Light Oak with no panels
Motorised Drawstop
32 AGO Pedalboard
2 Manuals, 30 Speaking Stops
9 Channels of Amplification (8.1) with external home speaker boxes for wall mounting
Representative photograph of medium oak organ used. The RRP of a new instrument is £36,000.
Custom 4D
Makin Custom 4 Manual Drawstop (pre-owned) £45,000
As designed by Ian Tracey
Reference 46585
Built in 2012
Medium Oak with decorative end panels
Motorised Drawstop in a split console for ease of installation
32 AGO Pedalboard
4 Manuals, 62 Speaking Stops
13 Channels of Amplification (12.1) with external home speaker boxes for floor mounting
Includes external acoustic unit with twelve sampled reverbs
The RRP of a new instrument is £85,000.