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by cheeky
Fri Dec 13, 2019 12:02 am
Forum: Let's Talk about Slots
Topic: Bally/Greaves Firebell bandit
Replies: 15
Views: 921

Re: Bally/Greaves Firebell bandit

That is absolutely fabulous. Brilliant. Well done!!!
by cheeky
Mon Dec 02, 2019 6:40 pm
Forum: Questions and Answers
Topic: Mayfield Electronic Dice & Streets Spot Luck identified
Replies: 46
Views: 12393

Re: Mayfield Electronic Dice & Streets Spot Luck identified

What a wonderful collection of posts and so readable. Just to throw a spanner in the works, the machine in Barons Arcade in Great Yarmouth was a different one to those shown so far. The dice machine I recall was about 7 feet in height with a massive domed glass. It contained two dice, that floated i...
by cheeky
Mon Jul 29, 2019 2:34 pm
Forum: Questions and Answers
Topic: Clacton-on-Sea - The Pier Bally Machines
Replies: 12
Views: 5352

Re: Clacton-on-Sea - The Pier Bally Machines

Completely true, although in this case they were just belly glasses that were binned. Dozens of them!!! :-(
by cheeky
Tue Jul 23, 2019 11:45 pm
Forum: Auction Community
Topic: Job lot at auction
Replies: 32
Views: 9049

Re: Job lot at auction

Looks great T. 😉
by cheeky
Tue Jul 23, 2019 11:41 pm
Forum: Let's Talk about Slots
Topic: Bally Gay Cruise running on unusual coin
Replies: 7
Views: 1654

Re: Bally Gay Cruise running on unusual coin

The film sounds interesting. Is it on youtube?
by cheeky
Sun Jul 21, 2019 11:05 pm
Forum: Questions and Answers
Topic: Clacton-on-Sea - The Pier Bally Machines
Replies: 12
Views: 5352

Re: Clacton-on-Sea - The Pier Bally Machines

Too many times. I will always ask questions first. So many lost opportunities. 🙄
by cheeky
Sun Jul 21, 2019 11:03 pm
Forum: Let's Talk about Slots
Topic: Bally Gay Cruise running on unusual coin
Replies: 7
Views: 1654

Re: Bally machine running on unusual coin

Are we talking about the same one that closed in the '80s?
by cheeky
Fri Jul 19, 2019 5:50 pm
Forum: Questions and Answers
Topic: Clacton-on-Sea - The Pier Bally Machines
Replies: 12
Views: 5352

Re: Clacton-on-Sea - The Pier Bally Machines

This is a very old post but just to update you, I saw what must have been at least 50 belly glasses and award glasses branded Clacton Pier stacked in a lock-up on the pier. I went back the following week but they had all been disposed of. I wonder if they were extras or if not why they had been remo...
by cheeky
Fri Jul 19, 2019 5:44 pm
Forum: Let's Talk about Slots
Topic: Bally Gay Cruise running on unusual coin
Replies: 7
Views: 1654

Re: Bally machine running on unusual coin

The only arcade that I have every come across using the ‘new’ 1/2p was based at Margate. It was called the Sun Deck and had a huge number of vintage slot machines. I’d be interested to see a photo of the arcade from the inside if anyone has one.
by cheeky
Sun Jun 02, 2019 6:27 pm
Forum: Questions and Answers
Topic: 2p or not 2p
Replies: 5
Views: 1513

Re: 2p or not 2p

Interesting. I’ll ask a local operator and update this thread and the machines in and around the Clacton area were converted back.