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by pennymachines
Wed Jun 29, 2022 1:46 pm
Forum: Tips and Tricks
Topic: Which wood glue would do?
Replies: 4
Views: 75

Which wood glue would do?

Never giving much thought to the question of which glue is ideal for slot machine cabinet repair/restoration, for years on most projects I've opted for Evo-Stik exterior wood glue. My thinking: I don't use much of it; I'm only going to do the job once; no need to pinch pennies; why not use the best?...
by pennymachines
Sat Jun 25, 2022 1:39 pm
Forum: Questions and Answers
Topic: Bajazzo Clown wall machines
Replies: 178
Views: 55997

Re: Bajazzo Clown wall machines

Actually Alte-Spielautomaten is in Archive/Links/European Slot Machine Websites , and has been for years. It remains a great source of diligent ongoing research into pre-war German slot machine production. If you find any other decent slot machine-related sites not already listed, please do click th...
by pennymachines
Fri Jun 24, 2022 11:06 pm
Forum: Questions and Answers
Topic: Bajazzo Clown wall machines
Replies: 178
Views: 55997

Re: Bajazzo Clown wall machines

Excellent developmental history of the Clown/Bajazzo at Alte Spielautomaten.
by pennymachines
Fri Jun 24, 2022 10:40 pm
Forum: Let's Talk about Slots
Topic: Airship wall machines
Replies: 85
Views: 15624

Re: Airship wall machines

john t peterson wrote: Fri Jun 24, 2022 5:04 pm If it is of Italian vintage, start with mid-Century Italian coins.
It's British John, as in 'made in England' by Pessers Moody Wraith & Gurr Ltd.
(Il Dirigibile on the previous page was described as Italian, though I suspect it might be French...)
by pennymachines
Fri Jun 24, 2022 4:47 pm
Forum: Let's Talk about Slots
Topic: Airship wall machines
Replies: 85
Views: 15624

Re: Airship wall machines

Glad to hear it arrived safely.
The projectile should be either an old penny or halfpenny, whichever fits!
by pennymachines
Wed Jun 22, 2022 2:20 pm
Forum: Open Forum
Topic: Jubilee Riviera Colossus
Replies: 26
Views: 10475

Re: Jubilee Riviera Colossus

Not very high res., but the best I could find: https://www.chiswickauctions.co.uk/auct ... 35618&sd=1
by pennymachines
Wed Jun 22, 2022 12:39 pm
Forum: Open Forum
Topic: Mills Bell-O-Matic Four Crown Hightop
Replies: 27
Views: 8713

Re: Mills Bell-O-Matic Four Crown Hightop

Lot 44 in forthcoming Cottees auction:
by pennymachines
Wed Jun 22, 2022 10:07 am
Forum: Open Forum
Topic: Mills Bell-O-Matic Four Crown Hightop
Replies: 27
Views: 8713

Re: Mills Bell-O-Matic Four Crown Hightop

Bueschel's Coin Slot Guide 20 covers it.
by pennymachines
Mon Jun 20, 2022 2:53 pm
Forum: Let's Talk about Slots
Topic: Airship wall machines
Replies: 85
Views: 15624

Re: Airship wall machines

Well done Martyn and thanks for letting us know. It looks like a particularly nice British example (Pessers Moody Wraith & Gurr). albeit in need of some very judicious TLC. Must admit, I was very tempted to have a bid myself! For the record, below are the excellent pictures the vendor supplied. ...
by pennymachines
Sat Jun 18, 2022 5:04 pm
Forum: Let's Talk about Slots
Topic: Airship wall machines
Replies: 85
Views: 15624

Re: Nulli Secundus

The Depthcharge airship bomb-dropper added to Museum . DepthCharge-s.jpg Also a most unusual Dirigible on French eBay: Old slot machine. Extremely rare Arcade games from the beginning of the 20th century. ITALIAN machine, IL DIRIGIBILE it is complete and works very well. I wonder if it is Italian. I...