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by polaris
Sat Jul 15, 2017 1:14 pm
Forum: Auction Community
Topic: Elephant House Auction Dates Clash Again
Replies: 37
Views: 8221

Re: Elephant House Auction Dates Clash Again

I made the journey last year and I don't think anyone will mind me saying that it was a bit of a washout with regards to numbers. Hasn't put me off in the least though and I will again make the journey and enter machines. I don't think Steve has won anything yet other than proving it's a business fo...
by polaris
Mon May 15, 2017 5:12 pm
Forum: Questions and Answers
Topic: Opening an old penny arcade in the UK
Replies: 27
Views: 4213

Re: Opening an old penny arcade in the UK

Many thanks for all the info. Really just laziness not searching at least this way I get some definite answers without putting in the legwork :) it's actually a fete to raise funds for the local community centre and was happy to show up and do my part for free just not sure where I stood. Think it p...
by polaris
Sun May 14, 2017 10:27 pm
Forum: Questions and Answers
Topic: Opening an old penny arcade in the UK
Replies: 27
Views: 4213

Re: Opening an old penny arcade in the UK

My local community is holding a fete soon and the organiser a friend of mine has asked if I can knock up on a small scale a stall with a handful of machines. Where does one stand with the usual legalities? Is a licence of some kind needed, public liability insurance perhaps? No idea about these thin...
by polaris
Tue Feb 14, 2017 9:03 pm
Forum: Let's Talk about Slots
Topic: The Wonders List
Replies: 82
Views: 26169

Re: The Wonders List

treefrog wrote:Odd that the graphics the only words have been chopped by the ball track
Could it be that in bringing the track further up above the lettering it would cut through the window, obstructing the view of jackpot?
by polaris
Tue Feb 14, 2017 12:08 pm
Forum: Let's Talk about Slots
Topic: The Wonders List
Replies: 82
Views: 26169

Re: The Wonders List

Got this home after long 800 mile round trip and is lovely addition to collection. Quite an ingenious double slide mechanism whereby two coin win depresses bottom trip, bog standard operation, and releases two coins. Jackpot trip depresses lifting bar which in turn locks slides together with a pin d...
by polaris
Sat Feb 11, 2017 1:12 pm
Forum: Let's Talk about Slots
Topic: The Wonders List
Replies: 82
Views: 26169

Re: The Wonders List

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Well spotted mr PM - had a few head scratching moments looking at extra pieces of tin on mechanism above coin slide before I figured there was a window on reverse.
by polaris
Wed Jan 04, 2017 10:43 am
Forum: Questions and Answers
Topic: Schedule of Rates ?
Replies: 4
Views: 834

Re: Schedule of Rates ?

Lol thanks for all info so early in the new year and already learning new things :) Think now given where it is most likely as you say sale or return. Never gave any thought to this term before place still closed for festive period but will definitely ask when I go in.
by polaris
Sun Jan 01, 2017 5:14 pm
Forum: Questions and Answers
Topic: Schedule of Rates ?
Replies: 4
Views: 834

Schedule of Rates ?

Firstly happy new year to everyone and happy hunting in 2017. Came across a bandit for sale locally today and was listed as SOR item ,not enquired about it yet can anyone tell me what is meant by this ?
by polaris
Thu Dec 22, 2016 3:14 pm
Forum: Questions and Answers
Topic: Big Pat on the Back
Replies: 17
Views: 2125

Re: Big Pat on the Back

Fantastic gesture and indeed it is you who deserves a pat on the back sir !THUMBS!
by polaris
Sun Dec 11, 2016 11:23 pm
Forum: Let's Talk about Slots
Topic: Revamped Beromat-type Bandits
Replies: 150
Views: 29979

Re: Revamped Beromat-type Bandits

This for sale on an auction site at present not sure I like the revamped 70s retro look :)