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by special when lit
Tue Dec 03, 2019 3:29 pm
Forum: Questions and Answers
Topic: Wonders Bonus
Replies: 7
Views: 328

Re: Wonders Bonus

I noticed that too, looks like a payout solenoid of an electromechanical wall machine.
A few of the metal linkages look to be home made too, definitely been messed with.
by special when lit
Fri Nov 15, 2019 2:20 pm
Forum: Open Forum
Topic: 1950s - '60s British arcade photos
Replies: 19
Views: 1600

Re: 1950s British arcade photos

Great photo.
by special when lit
Wed Nov 13, 2019 2:30 pm
Forum: Open Forum
Topic: 1950s - '60s British arcade photos
Replies: 19
Views: 1600

Re: 1950s British arcade photos

No gambling machines, back then.
by special when lit
Fri Nov 08, 2019 3:24 pm
Forum: Open Forum
Topic: ABT Target Skill restore
Replies: 2
Views: 431

Re: ABT Target Skill restore

Very nice.
by special when lit
Wed Nov 06, 2019 2:58 pm
Forum: Tips and Tricks
Topic: Rust removal with vinegar
Replies: 8
Views: 1070

Re: Rust removal with vinegar

badpenny wrote:
Tue Nov 05, 2019 11:33 pm
When it comes to freeing up rusty things that are supposed to move but don't want to, I always use diesel.
It has astonishing penetrative qualities and of course it's an oil
That's exactly what I'm going to try with the seized clock, & I can put what's left over in my car. Bonus!
by special when lit
Tue Nov 05, 2019 3:57 pm
Forum: Tips and Tricks
Topic: Rust removal with vinegar
Replies: 8
Views: 1070

Rust removal with vinegar

Just picked up a Sega Mad Money that looks like it's been dragged out of a canal. Everything on the mech is totally rusty, clock won't turn, payout slides solid, pivots all seized etc. I like a project, but not planning to start this one until next year, however I wanted to give the vinegar rust rem...
by special when lit
Tue Oct 29, 2019 2:58 pm
Forum: See it Operate!
Topic: '60s arcades
Replies: 3
Views: 1395

'60s arcades

Don't know if these have been posted before, a couple of ids of '60s arcades. 1960s Pleasurama arcade Ramsgate and Arcade Trade Show, Jim Crompton https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=hc3cY1Gz9gc&list=WL&index=16&t=0s Broadstairs Arcade 1960s, Cromptons Factory Opening, Trade Show, Jim Crompton https://w...
by special when lit
Tue Oct 22, 2019 3:17 pm
Forum: Discoveries
Topic: Mills 4 reel Bell-O-Matic
Replies: 33
Views: 5115

Re: Mills 4 reel Bell-O-Matic

Shame you couldn't get it re-chromed, but it does look good in purple. !!THUMBSX2!!
by special when lit
Sun Sep 29, 2019 10:37 pm
Forum: Auction Community
Topic: Elephant House Auctions
Replies: 1195
Views: 200351

Re: Elephant House Auctions

Yes.