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by arrgee
Tue May 11, 2021 7:52 pm
Forum: Discoveries
Topic: Chester Pollard Play Golf
Replies: 14
Views: 553

Re: Chester Pollard Play Golf

Thanks Mr PM, very interesting videos.
ddstoys wrote:Interesting that he only thinks there were 50-60 Play Golfs made
Also interesting that there were a couple of 'knock-off' copies of the game and that Chester Pollard lost their case when they sued Hoot-Mon Golf for an almost exact copy !
by arrgee
Sun May 09, 2021 9:44 pm
Forum: Discoveries
Topic: Chester Pollard Play Golf
Replies: 14
Views: 553

Re: Chester Pollard Play Golf

Never played on this game. Are most of those holes losing holes?
by arrgee
Thu Apr 29, 2021 9:58 pm
Forum: Open Forum
Topic: Temple’s Penny Arcade Trailer Project
Replies: 95
Views: 18393

Re: Temple’s Penny Arcade Trailer Project

Hope it all goes well for you Paul, and the weather men have got it wrong!
by arrgee
Thu Apr 29, 2021 11:28 am
Forum: Questions and Answers
Topic: ID which brand/model is this allwin ?
Replies: 10
Views: 792

Re: ID which brand/model is this allwin ?

Ah, that makes sense, I see that the 'lost' cups are in fact the 'reserve' cups
by arrgee
Wed Apr 28, 2021 4:18 pm
Forum: Open Forum
Topic: 1939 Evans Ten Strike
Replies: 13
Views: 906

Re: 1939 Evans Ten Strike

Great machine, I have recollections of playing on one of these as a small boy and used to think that the aiming of the ball via turning the character was just amazing!
Fabulous boyhood memories.
by arrgee
Wed Apr 28, 2021 4:06 pm
Forum: Questions and Answers
Topic: ID which brand/model is this allwin ?
Replies: 10
Views: 792

Re: ID which brand/model is this allwin ?

Interesting, wonder what the little turn knob is on the front, lower right, seems to be connected to a lever arm in the mech. I'm wondering whether this could be a multi-ball machine - 3 balls for a 1d ? hence the little window under the gallery and this turn knob releases the 'held' balls out thro...
by arrgee
Wed Apr 28, 2021 8:27 am
Forum: Auction Community
Topic: BMCo 5 Cup
Replies: 3
Views: 384

Re: BMCo 5 Cup

I agree Jerry, they do look rather squeezed in, but I have seen this type of spandrel on other traffic light allwins. Interesting machine the traffic lights, BMCo seem to have made at least four differing versions.
by arrgee
Mon Apr 26, 2021 9:59 pm
Forum: Auction Community
Topic: Spitfire Allwin
Replies: 8
Views: 3622

Re: Spitfire Allwin

I would not even value it at that jimmycowman, very unbalanced look, knob and flick lever disproportionally large and a ball track that wanders all over the place.
by arrgee
Sun Apr 25, 2021 3:52 pm
Forum: Questions and Answers
Topic: Rosenfield mechanism identified in 'What the Butler Saw' case
Replies: 14
Views: 1275

Re: What the Butler Saw - info please

geofflove wrote:Slightly embarrassingly I’m concluding it’s my eyes!
You have obviously been looking at too many of these photos in the past Geoff and it's effected your eyes! :o
by arrgee
Sun Apr 25, 2021 3:40 pm
Forum: Questions and Answers
Topic: Exacta lock picking
Replies: 23
Views: 1599

Re: Exacta lock picking

Before and after photos would be good to see, nosmit.