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by pennymachines
Tue Jun 22, 2021 8:03 pm
Forum: Introductions
Topic: Hello From Scotland
Replies: 1
Views: 101

Re: Hello From Scotland

:WELCOME: to the site mitchmum, and glad you're enjoying it. !THUMBS!

I'm also a fan of vintage movies, especially the !SHOOT! but also !SHERLOCK! !!BANGBANG!! !SERANADE! !:PIRATE:! !!KIPPERSLAP!! :frankie: and of course those creepy old !VAMP!
by pennymachines
Tue Jun 22, 2021 4:44 pm
Forum: Discoveries
Topic: Crooch Patience roll-a-penny
Replies: 3
Views: 203

Re: Crooch Patience roll-a-penny

Momentum. Like riding a bike - you fall off when you slow down. !CYCLING!
by pennymachines
Mon Jun 21, 2021 11:58 am
Forum: Discoveries
Topic: Crooch Patience roll-a-penny
Replies: 3
Views: 203

Re: Crooch Patience roll-a-penny

I love the rustic look. Similar two that Bob posted.

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by pennymachines
Mon Jun 21, 2021 12:47 am
Forum: Questions and Answers
Topic: Who can remember this fruit machine with mini pinball feature?
Replies: 8
Views: 376

Re: Who can remember this fruit machine with mini pinball feature?

I'd forgotten the Jennings Silver Chief 'Melon'.
Last year a collector mentioned buying an American bandit with a bagatelle attachment - not sure if it was this or something else. :!?!:
by pennymachines
Sun Jun 20, 2021 7:22 pm
Forum: Questions and Answers
Topic: Who can remember this fruit machine with mini pinball feature?
Replies: 8
Views: 376

Re: Who can remember this fruit machine with mini pinball feature?

That American collector has the cash now, not the machines.
This German wall machine called Saturn, made in 1954 by Wilhelm Söker, combined a miniature allwin-type game with a spinning disc.
by pennymachines
Sun Jun 20, 2021 5:44 pm
Forum: Questions and Answers
Topic: Who can remember this fruit machine with mini pinball feature?
Replies: 8
Views: 376

Re: Who can remember this fruit machine with mini pinball feature?

Combining a bagatelle with a bandit (to obscure the gambling issue) was tried a few times. United States Congress hearing of 1962 : I would like to tell you about one more subterfuge though, that went. all the way up in the courts of Maryland. This was a one-armed bandit, the plain, original one-arm...
by pennymachines
Thu Jun 17, 2021 9:54 am
Forum: Open Forum
Topic: Bryans Solo Ride
Replies: 6
Views: 206

Re: Bryans Solo Ride

Just like the real thing!
by pennymachines
Wed Jun 16, 2021 9:56 pm
Forum: Open Forum
Topic: Bryans Solo Ride
Replies: 6
Views: 206

Re: Bryans Solo Ride

Another customised Solo Ride.
by pennymachines
Wed Jun 16, 2021 9:35 pm
Forum: Questions and Answers
Topic: Edwin Hall 'Silver' ride identified
Replies: 9
Views: 833

Re: Edwin Hall 'Silver' ride identified

Sorry- split and moved here.
by pennymachines
Wed Jun 16, 2021 8:42 pm
Forum: Discoveries
Topic: I'd like to know a little bit more about these two machines
Replies: 11
Views: 492

Re: I'd like to know a little bit more about these two machines

"It’s Easy" - the ball shoots up the covered metal channel on the far right of the playfield. These vertical bagatelles, made by Bollands and BMCo. are dropcase games, not allwins. See Pin Royal in the Museum.