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by arrgee
Mon Jan 13, 2020 3:43 pm
Forum: Auction Community
Topic: Coventry Spring Auction 22nd March 2020
Replies: 12
Views: 685

Re: Coventry Spring Auction 22nd March 2020

That is excellent news Jerry !!THUMBSX2!!
by arrgee
Fri Jan 10, 2020 10:59 am
Forum: Auction Community
Topic: Eastbourne auction
Replies: 7
Views: 481

Re: Eastbourne auction

That BMCo is a lovely machine, but as said above, would not bid on it without seeing the mech. it seems to have the celluloid Patent label bottom rhd that shows up on most of the Auto-Pays Would agree with that GW, they usually read "patent applied for" as in the pic of this auto payout, however, w...
by arrgee
Fri Jan 10, 2020 10:44 am
Forum: Questions and Answers
Topic: Novomat on 3D
Replies: 8
Views: 402

Re: Novomat on 3D

Although mainly an Allwin fan, I do like these German machines. Anyone know why their mechs appear to be less complicated than say a Mills, Jennings, etc? Is there a fundamental difference between these and 'traditional' bandits? :!?!:
by arrgee
Thu Jan 09, 2020 12:08 pm
Forum: Announcements
Topic: Forum Software Update
Replies: 36
Views: 17429

Re: Forum Software Update

Yet again many thanks Mr PM for continuing to harness the enthusiasm of our hobby into 2020 via this website, it has to be the 'apogee' of slot related websites for anyone seeking information, or just exchanging ideas, long may it continue.
!!THUMBSX2!! **xXx**
by arrgee
Thu Jan 02, 2020 5:33 pm
Forum: Introductions
Topic: Hello together!
Replies: 4
Views: 709

Re: Hello together!

Welcome to the site torsten, you have a good looking collection of machines.
by arrgee
Thu Jan 02, 2020 5:25 pm
Forum: Let's Talk about Slots
Topic: Shefras history
Replies: 10
Views: 744

Re: Shefras history

coppinpr wrote:I wonder what it sold for on Ebay back then
Sold for £432 !! which would be around £570 today, according to the Bank of England inflation calculator
by arrgee
Wed Jan 01, 2020 3:29 pm
Forum: Let's Talk about Slots
Topic: Shefras history
Replies: 10
Views: 744

Re: Shefras history

Found these images Paul in my archives taken from fleebay back in 2008, not particularly good images, but hope they will help, the original ad said the machine was from 1953, can pm you files if required.
by arrgee
Wed Jan 01, 2020 3:09 pm
Forum: Open Forum
Topic: Old and the New
Replies: 16
Views: 1635

Re: Old and the New

I shall be closing for good in September, but more of that in the New Year This seems to have crept under the radar and not generated any comments. Sorry to hear that Jerry, although I guess keeping the arcade up and running for so many years must have been a huge task not helped by the round trip ...
by arrgee
Thu Dec 19, 2019 10:44 am
Forum: Questions and Answers
Topic: Can you identify this allwin?
Replies: 6
Views: 663

Re: Can you identify this allwin?

very seasonal, looks like a Christmas tree
by arrgee
Tue Dec 17, 2019 11:39 am
Forum: Let's Talk about Slots
Topic: Oliver Whales allwin with '9 Results' flash
Replies: 35
Views: 3322

Re: Oliver Whales allwin with '9 Results' flash

Well done Tammy, good job you have done there. It's interesting how these great old machines still have their appeal especially with children, considering the hypnotic pull of the modern screen games. I have already cut the back out of spare plywood from my shed so I guess you will now need another...