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by john t peterson
Thu Sep 24, 2020 5:06 pm
Forum: Auction Community
Topic: Barrel of Fun
Replies: 10
Views: 438

Re: Barrel of Fun

Not to spoil the surprise but I'm the lucky winner. More information to follow after I've taken possession and had a chance to suss out the mechanism together with advice from the incomparable Gameswat.

J Peterson
Barrels of intrigue, USA
by john t peterson
Sun Sep 20, 2020 12:23 pm
Forum: Auction Community
Topic: Barrel of Fun
Replies: 10
Views: 438

Re: Barrel of Fun

Spot on, Gameswat. A little cartoonish but I do like it, I do.

J Peterson
Barrels of Joy, USA !!CHEERS!!
by john t peterson
Tue Sep 15, 2020 12:06 pm
Forum: Discoveries
Topic: Oh Boy Gum vending machine
Replies: 18
Views: 612

Re: Oh Boy Gum vending machine

The enamel sign has the saying "Pick a ninny." In the US, "picaninny" was a pejorative insult historically used to describe black children. What is the British interpretation of the phrase?

J Peterson
Picking up the pieces in USA
by john t peterson
Mon Aug 17, 2020 12:34 pm
Forum: Auction Community
Topic: Auction madness downunder!
Replies: 6
Views: 673

Re: Auction madness downunder!

The auction underbidder should be issuing a huge sigh of relief. Missed a bullet on that one. !SHOOT!

J Peterson
Getting ready to make America great again after our current disaster.
by john t peterson
Sun Aug 09, 2020 11:59 am
Forum: Feedback
Topic: Arena subscription
Replies: 15
Views: 2039

Re: Arena subscription

Please have Nursey wake Mr. Pennymachines. Money is knocking at his front door.

J Peterson
Accountant, USA
by john t peterson
Sun Aug 09, 2020 11:57 am
Forum: Open Forum
Topic: Temple’s Penny Arcade Trailer Project
Replies: 68
Views: 4119

Re: Temple’s Penny Arcade Trailer Project

Brilliant! You can park it for free in my yard anytime. Keep those pictures coming as work progresses.

J Peterson
Yardman, USA
by john t peterson
Tue Jul 21, 2020 5:24 pm
Forum: Auction Community
Topic: Potter Auction, August 29, 2020 USA
Replies: 9
Views: 1439

Potter Auction, August 29, 2020 USA

The August 29th. Potter Auction has a Matthewson "Try Your Grip" cast iron strength tester machine. Item #5, pre-auction estimate $12,000 - $14,000 USD.

https://potterauctions.com/pdf/catalog_89_web.pdf
by john t peterson
Thu Jul 16, 2020 12:15 pm
Forum: See it Operate!
Topic: Allwins
Replies: 46
Views: 23732

Re: Allwins

I got a Boomerang with the Glen collection that I purchased years ago. After playing it numerous times with only a rare win, I realized that it was essentially a bank. To address the issue, I removed the rod that stops the ball after a loss, allowing the ball to simply cycle back to the hammer. It m...
by john t peterson
Sun Jul 05, 2020 5:48 pm
Forum: Auction Community
Topic: Auction searches
Replies: 14
Views: 1987

Re: Auction searches

Nursey,

When Mr PennyMachines takes his nap this afternoon, would you please pinch his iPhone for a few minutes? We just want to take a look at his apps.

Thank you.

J Peterson
Auction hound, USA
by john t peterson
Tue Jun 30, 2020 10:38 pm
Forum: Discoveries
Topic: Handan-Ni Clown identified
Replies: 18
Views: 2521

Re: Clown Catcher, info please.

Barry,

Welcome to PennyMachines. If you type "Bajazzo" into the search function in the Forum, you will find a wealth of information on your machine. There were several different iterations of the clown catcher as you will find. Yours is a nice one.

Regards,

J Peterson
American clown