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by slotalot
Tue May 14, 2019 7:02 pm
Forum: Questions and Answers
Topic: Limelite payout pintable
Replies: 14
Views: 5202

Re: Limelite payout pintable

I know you were, which is what made me wonder if Limelite did the same. Rippy answered my question, but I still want to know where the money comes out. :lol: Both the Limelite & Koppo have a payout cup below the coin slide on the front of the machines, but I am sure that if you asked for either wit...
by slotalot
Tue May 14, 2019 3:44 pm
Forum: Questions and Answers
Topic: Limelite payout pintable
Replies: 14
Views: 5202

Re: Limelite payout pintable

pennymachines wrote:
Tue May 14, 2019 1:52 pm
How (and what) does Limelite pay out? No sweet hooper visible. !PUZZLED!
:oops: well done Mr P........ I was talking about
"I do like the payout mechs that roll your candy wins across the playfield" :dammit: :dammit: :dammit:
by slotalot
Tue May 14, 2019 1:35 pm
Forum: Questions and Answers
Topic: Limelite payout pintable
Replies: 14
Views: 5202

Re: Limelite payout pintable

cait001 wrote:
Tue May 14, 2019 1:20 pm
Were these machines at all popular in their time?
They were very popular at the time, with ww2 sweet rationing going on into the 1950s a packet of Polos was a big pull for your penny. :cool:
by slotalot
Sat May 11, 2019 2:16 pm
Forum: Questions and Answers
Topic: Limelite payout pintable
Replies: 14
Views: 5202

Re: Limelite payout pintable

This last post just jogged my memory :o I worked on some Koppo machines at the same time as the Limelite machines, sadly the only photo I could find was the Limelite's & Koppo's stacked in a pile ready to start work on them.... :cool:
by slotalot
Fri May 10, 2019 3:20 pm
Forum: Questions and Answers
Topic: Limelite payout pintable
Replies: 14
Views: 5202

Re: Limelight pay-out pintable.

Good luck with finding a wiring diagram, I never could... You are correct in saying they were made by Shields of Brid. I worked on a couple a few years ago, and as far as I can remember they were run from a transformer, 6 volts for the lights and I think??? about 50 volts for the relays and selector...
by slotalot
Sun Apr 28, 2019 4:08 pm
Forum: Questions and Answers
Topic: Cromptons Tip-Em-Off... HELP!
Replies: 18
Views: 5854

Re: Tip em Off photograph

Hi Jerry, just found this on my hard drive, not sure if it is good enough to print from !PUZZLED! ..... but it might help :!?!:
you can flip the triangle photo for r/h side image.
by slotalot
Fri Apr 12, 2019 2:52 pm
Forum: Questions and Answers
Topic: Fun at the Fair Nostalgic Machines restoration
Replies: 8
Views: 4038

Re: Fun at the fair Nostalgic Machines restoration

Not sure the nail should be there??? Won't be helping matters... !PUZZLED!
by slotalot
Wed Jan 02, 2019 9:21 pm
Forum: Questions and Answers
Topic: Davy Jones penny pusher - Help!
Replies: 39
Views: 9114

Re: Davy Jones penny pusher - Help!

Sounds like a stepper motor to me ?? :!?!:
by slotalot
Fri Dec 07, 2018 11:45 pm
Forum: Questions and Answers
Topic: Davy Jones penny pusher - Help!
Replies: 39
Views: 9114

Re: Davy Jones penny pusher - Help!

Stuart, just for clarification did you mean Deano's motor has been swapped at some time or the 10rpm one I posted? Also just to get a better understanding of the jargon, I understand what you say about 'synchronous' motors being constant speed but the synchronous motor on ebay you mention says 'spe...
by slotalot
Fri Dec 07, 2018 9:51 pm
Forum: Questions and Answers
Topic: Davy Jones penny pusher - Help!
Replies: 39
Views: 9114

Re: Davy Jones penny pusher - Help!

I know someone who has a Davy Jones locker pusher that runs with a Crouzet motor, number 392, 50 cycles per second,240 volt,clockwise,10rpm. !PUZZLED! the 392 refers to a type 390 motor fitted to a type 2 gearbox, but the magic word here is "clockwise" it can only run in one direction... the 10 rpm...