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by special when lit
Mon May 03, 2021 3:06 pm
Forum: Let's Talk about Slots
Topic: Old penny price
Replies: 3
Views: 276

Re: Old penny price

Last lot I bought I got 120 for about £6, off Ebay.
by special when lit
Sat May 01, 2021 1:19 pm
Forum: Open Forum
Topic: Temple’s Penny Arcade Trailer Project
Replies: 95
Views: 18581

Re: Temple’s Penny Arcade Trailer Project

pauljt71 wrote: Fri Apr 30, 2021 7:05 pm
special when lit wrote: Fri Apr 30, 2021 1:22 pm More Derek Ralph machines. They were in the same arcade as my Bullion.
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The matching pair both have Derek Ralph on the back. They were both supplied from Bryans to a Mr Greenwick on the 22-11-1965.
Slightly younger than mine. Mine was sold to Shefras on 3rd June 1965.
by special when lit
Fri Apr 30, 2021 1:22 pm
Forum: Open Forum
Topic: Temple’s Penny Arcade Trailer Project
Replies: 95
Views: 18581

Re: Temple’s Penny Arcade Trailer Project

More Derek Ralph machines. They were in the same arcade as my Bullion.
by special when lit
Thu Apr 29, 2021 2:16 pm
Forum: Open Forum
Topic: Rusty Sega
Replies: 8
Views: 938

Re: Rusty Sega

Well, thanks to Grains, I now have a fully working Sega.
by special when lit
Thu Apr 29, 2021 2:14 pm
Forum: Let's Talk about Slots
Topic: The longest timescale for a project
Replies: 2
Views: 418

Re: The longest timescale for a project

Not quite as long as that, but around 2009, I bought a Hi top. It needed work to the case & the mech didn't work, but it was clean & had been re-chromed. Stripped all the flaking laminate off the case & re-finished it, & re-built the mech. I then stripped & tried to re-paint the ...
by special when lit
Wed Apr 21, 2021 4:14 pm
Forum: Open Forum
Topic: Rusty Sega
Replies: 8
Views: 938

Re: Rusty Sega

Thanks for the nice comments. Paul, there was only bad wear on the escalator, not much on the rest of the machine. May have been swapped out at sometime over the years. Edit: Found out I've got a chipped tooth, on one of the clock gears. If anyone has this gear they could sell me, I'd be grateful. P...
by special when lit
Tue Apr 20, 2021 3:20 pm
Forum: Open Forum
Topic: Rusty Sega
Replies: 8
Views: 938

Rusty Sega

A couple of years ago, I bought a Sega Mad Money unseen, from Facebook. I knew it was rusty, but when it turned up, it looked like it had been dragged out of a canal, but it was almost complete, so I stuck it in the shed 'till I decided what to do with it. Skip forward to the beginning of February, ...
by special when lit
Mon Apr 19, 2021 1:40 pm
Forum: Open Forum
Topic: 1930s Genco Pinball
Replies: 6
Views: 597

Re: 1930s Genco Pinball

If you're on Facebook, search for the pre-war pinball group, they will probably be able to help.
by special when lit
Sat Apr 17, 2021 3:35 pm
Forum: Questions and Answers
Topic: Super Challenger restoration
Replies: 23
Views: 3107

Re: Super Challenger restoration

Pinball rubbers would be about the right diameter, and you can get them in lots of different sizes.