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by john t peterson
Wed Apr 21, 2021 1:04 pm
Forum: Introductions
Topic: Hi from new US member
Replies: 10
Views: 798

Re: Hi from new US member

Hello, Walter and welcome to PennyMachines, the best darn coin-op site on the web. Here, you will find a wealth of information on all types of machines, not just British, as well as an intelligent membership willing to share their time and expertise at an extraordinary level. Interesting that you ha...
by john t peterson
Mon Apr 12, 2021 3:18 am
Forum: Auction Community
Topic: Coventry or Collectors auction
Replies: 15
Views: 1282

Re: Coventry or Collectors auction

Nonsense, BP. You're a young and vital rounder with a full head of hair and ruddy cheeks. Anyone who opines otherwise is just blowing smoke and will have to deal with me! !!BOXER!!

Keep the faith and the good humor rolling.

J Peterson
Patience, USA
by john t peterson
Tue Apr 06, 2021 12:24 pm
Forum: Let's Talk about Slots
Topic: The first anti-tilt mechanism?
Replies: 19
Views: 6794

Re: The first anti-tilt mechanism?

Maybe a sales gimmick intended to sway the less savvy potential purchasers. "Look, this game is safer than the Bank of England! It locks up your money at the first hint of cheating."

J Peterson
Locked up in America
by john t peterson
Sun Mar 28, 2021 6:44 pm
Forum: Build a Slot Machine
Topic: Bryans Bumper
Replies: 32
Views: 2473

Re: Bryans Bumper


Note to Gameswat: Here is your next project. Art has your name all over it.

J Peterson
Start Decoing, Buster
by john t peterson
Fri Mar 26, 2021 5:35 pm
Forum: Questions and Answers
Topic: Oliver Whales wood?
Replies: 32
Views: 3087

Re: Oliver Whales wood?

This exchange illuminates what I believe to be a significant part of the charm of the early British coin-op history. As opposed to the behemoth standardized construction practices of the American arcade and gambling companies, the English manufactures were more similar to Mom and Pop operators, usin...
by john t peterson
Tue Mar 23, 2021 11:55 am
Forum: Questions and Answers
Topic: Mutoscope identification
Replies: 7
Views: 1408

Re: Mutoscope identification

It's hard to imagine that veneer lasting long out in the elements. I'm voting for indoor locations only.

J Peterson
Indoor by Covid
by john t peterson
Sun Mar 21, 2021 11:43 pm
Forum: Discoveries
Topic: Uncle Allan visited today
Replies: 10
Views: 1785

Re: Uncle Allan visited today

The BDR looks like it is about to tumble off its stand. Let's get things squared away there, BadPenny. dirtdog

J Peterson
Safety Inspector, USA. !SAINT!
by john t peterson
Mon Mar 15, 2021 3:38 pm
Forum: Let's Talk about Slots
Topic: Imperial Crown Bandit - History?
Replies: 7
Views: 2871

American love for British slots

Topic merged - Site Admin.

Who says Americans don't love British slots? ... 4272191731

J Peterson
In the slot, USA
by john t peterson
Fri Mar 12, 2021 3:49 am
Forum: Open Forum
Topic: Arthur Burrows
Replies: 22
Views: 2788

Re: Arthur Burrows

Cute daughters, although the one on the right is wearing shoes only a Grandmother could love.

J Peterson
Stepping out in America
by john t peterson
Wed Mar 10, 2021 5:27 pm
Forum: Questions and Answers
Topic: Arnold football & Essex shocker signs
Replies: 10
Views: 1739

Re: Mystery sign

I have plenty of nervous complaints but no one listens, no one cares. !!UHOH!!

J Peterson
Low on electricity in America