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by pennymachines
Fri Jun 21, 2024 2:45 pm
Forum: Let's Talk about Slots
Topic: Matthewson (Automatic Sports Co.) games
Replies: 113
Views: 62842

Re: Matthewson (Automatic Sports Co.) games

I now gather that although the Cricketer had a cloth coin bag, the Golf (and probably the Football) did have a pyramidal-shaped tin box which fitted snugly inside the stand, behind the locking front door. Images to follow...
by pennymachines
Wed Jun 19, 2024 1:31 pm
Forum: Auction Community
Topic: Penkridge toy sale
Replies: 10
Views: 553

Re: Penkridge toy sale

Nice machine. :cool: Not many of these about. I don't have one to hand, but looking at the mech in this post , I see the forked end is sitting atop the Pozidriv screw. As it retracts to the left, the screw will enter the fork, so it appears to have an end stop or locking function, perhaps preventing...
by pennymachines
Mon Jun 17, 2024 1:04 pm
Forum: Let's Talk about Slots
Topic: Matthewson (Automatic Sports Co.) games
Replies: 113
Views: 62842

Re: Matthewson (Automatic Sports Co.) games

...Was there a bag or metal coin box for the coins to fall in? Unless someone here owns one with a coin box, I'm guessing it had a bag. Also, can someone send me pictures of the background of the golf machine or did some just have a mirror ? I think they originally had painted backdrops (like in th...
by pennymachines
Thu Jun 13, 2024 10:04 am
Forum: Auction Community
Topic: Penkridge toy sale
Replies: 10
Views: 553

Re: Penkridge toy sale

Except for here... :D
by pennymachines
Fri Jun 07, 2024 3:56 pm
Forum: Auction Community
Topic: Hansons auction 30/05/2024
Replies: 22
Views: 2094

Re: Hansons auction 30/05/2024


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by pennymachines
Thu Jun 06, 2024 11:28 pm
Forum: Questions and Answers
Topic: Help with Bally 3 Line hopper
Replies: 2
Views: 382

Re: Help with Bally 3 Line hopper

There are a few topics on this machine at https://newlifegames.com/
by pennymachines
Wed Jun 05, 2024 9:42 pm
Forum: Announcements
Topic: Forum software update
Replies: 42
Views: 59064

Re: Forum software update

Routine Forum software update completed afternoon of 03/06/24.
by pennymachines
Mon Jun 03, 2024 2:39 pm
Forum: Auction Community
Topic: Scans: auction catalogues
Replies: 11
Views: 606

Re: Scans: auction catalogues

Auction of Vintage & Classic Amusements and Fairground Relics Catalogue (Salisbury Auction Center, May 2005) (600DPI) hammer prices written in pen https://archive.org/details/auction-of-vintage-classic-amusements-and-fairground-relics-catalogue-may-2005 That one's already available with colour ...
by pennymachines
Fri May 31, 2024 9:21 am
Forum: Questions and Answers
Topic: Help needed for replacement rails
Replies: 1
Views: 297

Re: Help needed for replacement rails

:WELCOME: As it's highly unlikely anyone has these tucked away in a drawer, you'll have to make them yourself. Fortunately, they're not hard to fabricate. Assuming some track exists, measure the thickness and width. If not, you'll have to estimate this based upon other clues. You can then order suit...
by pennymachines
Thu May 30, 2024 6:14 pm
Forum: Auction Community
Topic: Ivoire Chartres auction 26/05/24
Replies: 3
Views: 431

Re: Ivoire Chartres auction 26/05/24

But not your average pinballs... Couple of other lots that piqued my interest: Lot 721: “Bimbo”, United Billiards, circa 1981. Fairground game with coin mechanism, 110 volts (requiring a transformer). Estimate: €500 – 800. Unsold 721.jpg Think this would have sold in a UK auction. Lot 722: “Rotopull...