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by arrgee
Thu Nov 26, 2020 2:43 pm
Forum: Questions and Answers
Topic: Bryans Pendulum - Which Top is Correct?
Replies: 4
Views: 161

Re: Bryans Pendulum - Which Top is Correct?

Pic of a Bryans Walden Goliath Crane, topped with circular based 1930s style Art Deco glass finial lamp in the shape of a flame. I would think in this instance a circular top collar to the 6 sided 'roof' would have been more appropriate. Bryans supplied both circular globe and lantern style capping...
by arrgee
Thu Nov 26, 2020 10:43 am
Forum: Discoveries
Topic: Another odd bandit
Replies: 1
Views: 112

Re: another odd bandit

Now that is an interesting item for the front room, especially if the pump was connected to a keg of beer! !!CHEERS!!
by arrgee
Thu Nov 26, 2020 10:38 am
Forum: Introductions
Topic: Hello from Miami
Replies: 2
Views: 73

Re: Hello from Miami

Welcome to the forum william, are you a collector of machines or just have a nostalgic yearning for mis-spent boyhood activities in the old arcades?
by arrgee
Tue Nov 24, 2020 5:43 pm
Forum: Introductions
Topic: Where have all the slots gone?
Replies: 28
Views: 7670

Re: Where have all the slots gone?

(quoting from eBay) I can assure you that our specialised team is working 24X7 on such machine listings, hence you will gradually see a decrease in the volume of such listings on the site. Disingenuous at best, but quite frankly the statement from ebay is totally inaccurate, as tallstory mentions, ...
by arrgee
Tue Nov 24, 2020 3:53 pm
Forum: Questions and Answers
Topic: The Lucky 12 flickball
Replies: 7
Views: 534

Re: The Lucky 12 flickball

john t peterson wrote:You are correct, Arrgee. About 15 years ago, I had a run of 100 of these control/release arms reproduced
15 years ago!!! :!: :shock: :o
by arrgee
Tue Nov 24, 2020 3:42 pm
Forum: Introductions
Topic: Where have all the slots gone?
Replies: 28
Views: 7670

Re: Where have all the slots gone?

I have heard of many bandits being pulled off eBay - but an Allwin !!! :!?!: There are over a couple of dozen on there at the moment including two Pilwins ?? Have you upset someone recently Brian? I do recall a few years back quite a debate on this forum about the issue of slots being pulled and th...
by arrgee
Thu Nov 19, 2020 9:49 am
Forum: Questions and Answers
Topic: The Lucky 12 flickball
Replies: 7
Views: 534

Re: The Lucky 12 flickball

I seem to recall a number of years ago that replacement arms were available from one of our members on this site, vague feeling it was via our American Arm: John T Peterson. Is my aged memory correct John?
by arrgee
Sun Nov 15, 2020 10:13 am
Forum: Discoveries
Topic: Recent Discovery
Replies: 10
Views: 1006

Re: Recent Discovery

Love the paintwork on that Allwin, would be sacrilege to strip it down and violate the great looks of this old machine
by arrgee
Thu Nov 12, 2020 6:31 pm
Forum: Questions and Answers
Topic: Early French Allwin
Replies: 28
Views: 7507

Re: Early French Allwin

OMG ! he even highly polished his pennies - George V would be really pissed off :!: :shock:
by arrgee
Wed Nov 11, 2020 10:20 am
Forum: Questions and Answers
Topic: Bryans matching number pair Fruitbowl & Clock find new home
Replies: 11
Views: 638

Re: Bryans matching number pair Fruitbowl & Clock find new home

A couple of good looking machines pauljt71. It's great that you managed to obtain the pair and keep the continuity of their connection running. I hope you manage to find out more about them. No doubt you will post something if you are successful.