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by arrgee
Sun Oct 24, 2021 10:30 am
Forum: Mechanical Memories Magazine
Topic: Mechanical Memories Magazine
Replies: 3
Views: 22810

Re: Mechanical Memories Magazine

The magazines were never in digital format so cannot be accessed over the net, not sure if Jerry has any spare copies, if he reads this he will no doubt answer. You could always place a 'wanted' add for any mags to see if any forum members wish to get rid of theirs.
by arrgee
Tue Oct 19, 2021 2:28 pm
Forum: Open Forum
Topic: Allwin Double Your Money
Replies: 31
Views: 761

Re: Allwin Double Your Money

Double, there are no hinges for the money box. As with most allwins, the cash door merely slotted into a grove on one side of the cabinet and was locked on the other. The locks were often simple 'cam locks' that can still be purchased today (although maybe not from the original lock manufacturer). ...
by arrgee
Mon Oct 18, 2021 1:17 pm
Forum: Open Forum
Topic: Allwin Double Your Money
Replies: 31
Views: 761

Re: Allwin Double Your Money

The Shefras machines have really well engineered mechanisms, although it's the only allwin mech (that I have seen) that utilises a nylon/plastic component (end of the coin release wire).
by arrgee
Mon Oct 18, 2021 1:08 pm
Forum: Auction Community
Topic: Earth Satellite
Replies: 24
Views: 5493

Re: Earth Satellite

great piece of restoratory work Rory. **xXx**

.........and good to see you back jingle
by arrgee
Tue Oct 12, 2021 6:44 pm
Forum: Questions and Answers
Topic: Unnamed BMCo wall machine
Replies: 16
Views: 685

Re: Machine ID unknown

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by arrgee
Tue Oct 12, 2021 1:00 pm
Forum: Questions and Answers
Topic: Unnamed BMCo wall machine
Replies: 16
Views: 685

Re: Machine ID unknown

pennymachines wrote:If I remember correctly... No, sorry, I've forgotten. :burp:


:HaHa: :HaHa: :HaHa: :HaHa:
by arrgee
Mon Oct 11, 2021 1:36 pm
Forum: Questions and Answers
Topic: Electroplating (chrome, nickel etc.)
Replies: 119
Views: 43743

Re: Electroplating (chrome, nickel etc.)

Just add a Pto the end of the photo
by arrgee
Mon Oct 11, 2021 1:28 pm
Forum: Questions and Answers
Topic: Unnamed BMCo wall machine
Replies: 16
Views: 685

Re: Machine ID unknown

chris rideout wrote:IIRC

Chris, what is IIRC !PUZZLED!
by arrgee
Mon Oct 11, 2021 1:24 pm
Forum: Questions and Answers
Topic: Oliver Whales?
Replies: 7
Views: 230

Re: Oliver whales ???

It certainly bears the hallmarks of an OW allwin yankie, although the backflash looks to be home-made. Any interior photos of the mech?
by arrgee
Sun Oct 10, 2021 9:18 am
Forum: Questions and Answers
Topic: Unnamed BMCo wall machine
Replies: 16
Views: 685

Re: Machine ID unknown

Photos of the machines mechanism would be interesting to see. Is it auto-pay, or just coin return?