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by pennymachines
Mon May 10, 2021 10:23 pm
Forum: Questions and Answers
Topic: Polo anyone?
Replies: 14
Views: 2921

Re: Polo anyone?

There's an example on Melvyn's site (in Roger Gillman-built cabinet) and what appears to be an original one on Pinterest.
by pennymachines
Mon May 10, 2021 12:22 pm
Forum: Discoveries
Topic: Chester Pollard Play Golf
Replies: 11
Views: 346

Re: Chester Pollard Play Golf

The altered example ddstoys posted has extra lose holes drilled into the greens, but normally (as I understand it) the only 'lose' holes are in the brook. https://youtu.be/xJse7g-_y1Q https://youtu.be/otOS1Qw1pNY https://youtu.be/i0Wtv2Md9VU#t=2m06s Clearly the idea is to complete the three holes us...
by pennymachines
Sun May 09, 2021 1:11 pm
Forum: Let's Talk about Slots
Topic: Bell-Fruit Manufacturing Co. bandits
Replies: 114
Views: 53524

Re: Bell-Fruit Manufacturing Co. bandits

This Bell-Fruit Gemeni Jack sold for £240 at Arthur Johnson & Sons last week.
by pennymachines
Fri May 07, 2021 3:40 pm
Forum: Questions and Answers
Topic: How to flatten the back plastic graphic card - Oliver Whales Win-a-Smarties
Replies: 4
Views: 128

Re: How to flatten the back plastic graphic card - Oliver Whales Win-a-Smarties

Nice to have you with us. I think we have at least a couple of other active Canadian members. You'll have to decide whether the ripples on your backflash warrant the trouble and risk of the suggested heat treatment. Unless they interfere with gameplay, it may not be. If you do try it, make a digital...
by pennymachines
Fri May 07, 2021 10:12 am
Forum: Questions and Answers
Topic: How to flatten the back plastic graphic card - Oliver Whales Win-a-Smarties
Replies: 4
Views: 128

Re: How to flatten the back plastic graphic card - Oliver Whales Win-a-Smarties

Hi keather, and :WELCOME: to the site.

Perhaps unsurprisingly, this question has already been asked - see Flatten a plastic
backflash
in the Tips & Tricks section.
by pennymachines
Mon May 03, 2021 4:40 pm
Forum: Questions and Answers
Topic: ID which brand/model is this allwin ?
Replies: 10
Views: 688

Re: ID which brand/model is this allwin ?

bamsefar1 wrote: Mon May 03, 2021 3:35 pm But what about the period between the world wars.... Was there much commerce between the UK and Germany with these kind of objects?
There was. Most allwins were imported into Britain from Germany during the interwar period. See Seven mysteries of the Saxony allwin
by pennymachines
Mon May 03, 2021 2:09 pm
Forum: Questions and Answers
Topic: ID which brand/model is this allwin ?
Replies: 10
Views: 688

Re: ID which brand/model is this allwin ?

It most certainly is a UK model; as I got it shipped (ebay-auction) quite a few years ago from the UK. I think it is British, but because you bought it from the UK doesn't mean it was made here. A high proportion of allwins in our arcades, particularly pre-war, came from Germany, and some from Fran...
by pennymachines
Sun May 02, 2021 1:57 pm
Forum: Auction Community
Topic: Automatic Sports Co. Cricketer at HutchinsonScott
Replies: 32
Views: 1855

Re: Automatic Sports Co. Cricketer at HutchinsonScott

Fantastic! Thank you so much for that. Is the aforementioned crown above the instructions on your Cricketer a crest or the three cricketer casting?
by pennymachines
Sat May 01, 2021 7:29 pm
Forum: Resources
Topic: BDR Flyer
Replies: 14
Views: 3833

Re: BDR Flyer

It might be useful to add to Resources. |/XX\|