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by pennymachines
Sun Jul 21, 2019 4:20 pm
Forum: Questions and Answers
Topic: Brenner "Ball Past The Arrow"
Replies: 36
Views: 6389

Re: Brenner "Ball Past The Arrow"

In case you still need it (or anyone else). No locking bar on mine.
by pennymachines
Sun Jul 21, 2019 2:31 pm
Forum: Questions and Answers
Topic: Brenner "Past The Arrow" Problems!
Replies: 4
Views: 134

Re: Brenner "Past The Arrow" Problems!

I'm afraid I also only have access to a (working) late model, but if nobody else chips in I can dig out an early version 'project' from storage.
by pennymachines
Sun Jul 21, 2019 1:35 pm
Forum: Resources
Topic: Mills Bell Machine Parts & Service Manual
Replies: 0
Views: 58

Mills Bell Machine Parts & Service Manual

Not sure if this is already available online - if not, my oily, dog-eared copy:
by pennymachines
Thu Jul 18, 2019 11:01 am
Forum: Auction Community
Topic: Peter Wilson Sale: 18/07/19
Replies: 48
Views: 2706

Re: Peter Wilson Sale: 18/07/19

Results of sale now in the Arena.
by pennymachines
Tue Jul 16, 2019 6:16 pm
Forum: Let's Talk about Slots
Topic: Coin operated petrol pumps
Replies: 15
Views: 380

Re: Coin operated petrol pumps

Video of coin-operated self-service pump, UK From the Advertiser, Adelaide, 31/03/53: Penny-In-Slot' Petrol Pumps Spread To US From Our Special Representative NEW YORK. March 30. Self-service petrol stations are trying to break into America's billion dollar a year 'penny-in-the-slot' boom. Last yea...
by pennymachines
Tue Jul 16, 2019 5:50 pm
Forum: Let's Talk about Slots
Topic: Italian Ascot Bandits
Replies: 44
Views: 4647

Re: Italian Ascot Bandits

Of the one's seen so far, only the blue/grey example at the EH had those unusual chess symbols, but that one was missing back-bonnet etc.
by pennymachines
Tue Jul 16, 2019 2:42 pm
Forum: Let's Talk about Slots
Topic: Italian Ascot Bandits
Replies: 44
Views: 4647

Re: Italian Ascot Bandits

This one currently standing at £628 in the Netherlands.
From a Belgian Café in Antwerp with (very special) the authorisation from 1966 on the side a rare Astor Check-Mate one-armed bandit, Italian manufacturer from the 1950s / 60s which has served for years in Belgium.
by pennymachines
Tue Jul 16, 2019 1:20 am
Forum: Questions and Answers
Topic: Bradley/Whales: Ballwin, Baby Bradwin, Allwin De Luxe etc.
Replies: 33
Views: 5702

Re: Bradley/Whales: Ballwin, Baby Bradwin, Allwin De Luxe etc.

Congratulations and good luck with your purchase. I'm guessing the balls are the standard Oliver Whales 9/16"?
by pennymachines
Mon Jul 15, 2019 11:55 am
Forum: Let's Talk about Slots
Topic: Coin operated petrol pumps
Replies: 15
Views: 380

Re: Coin operated petrol pumps

So here's the Bryan/Slack & Parr coin-op petrol pump fitting, from www.OldShopStuff.com , August 2017: Back at the Beaulieu Spring Autojumble this Spring, a fellow stall holder brought to me a coin operated attachment for a very early petrol pump. The unit was constructed with a cast iron body with ...
by pennymachines
Mon Jul 15, 2019 11:28 am
Forum: Let's Talk about Slots
Topic: Coin operated petrol pumps
Replies: 15
Views: 380

Re: Coin operated petrol pumps

Thanks for the clarification(s). I'm none the wiser as to what was meant by the "French Theo Sumura multiple pump", referred to as imported by Theo & Co. Ltd. The Theo multiple pump, by all accounts was manufactured by Theo & Co. Ltd. in Liverpool and looked something like this. TheoMultiplePump.jpg...