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by fruitbowl
Sun Sep 22, 2019 9:25 am
Forum: Build a Slot Machine
Topic: Bryans Grand National
Replies: 18
Views: 4171

Re: Bryans Grand National

Hi, it's just standard oil-based red gloss paint, left to dry, then with a stiff brush flick on the black and white paint. A little practice required beforehand.
by fruitbowl
Sun Jun 24, 2018 6:04 pm
Forum: Build a Slot Machine
Topic: Waltzer tipper game
Replies: 20
Views: 4623

Re: Waltzer tipper game

Hi Pete, Great little machine looks very playable, love the clowns
bet the kids have great fun feeding them pennies.
Keep up the good work.
by fruitbowl
Thu Jan 18, 2018 11:04 am
Forum: Questions and Answers
Topic: Fruitbowl token payout
Replies: 0
Views: 819

Fruitbowl token payout

Hi Folks,
My Bryans Fruitbowl is fitted with a token payout but I'm not sure how it is supposed to work. When I turn the handle it revolves one quarter and that's it. I'm thinking maybe I have parts missing. Can anyone shed any light on this for me please. !PUZZLED!
by fruitbowl
Mon Jan 09, 2017 2:41 pm
Forum: Build a Slot Machine
Topic: Bryans Grand National
Replies: 18
Views: 4171

Bryans Grand National

No prizes for guessing what machine this started out as yes a Bryans clock, I've been collecting slots for a number of years now and always thought my clock is the most boring machine in the collection so I decided to do something about it and make it more interesting,so out went the clock face and ...
by fruitbowl
Sun Jul 26, 2015 1:19 pm
Forum: Discoveries
Topic: The Beatles and allwins
Replies: 2
Views: 789

Re: The Beatles and allwins

Yes I've happy memories of this place - it's Brean Sands near Weston-super-Mare. I had many holidays there as a kid. I used to go on those go-carts with my brother and sisters. It would be around 1964. I'd be aged 9. The guy in the shorts and no top was the operator. He informed us you should have b...
by fruitbowl
Fri Dec 21, 2012 9:30 pm
Forum: Discoveries
Topic: Pig in a Poke? You decide
Replies: 76
Views: 11011

Re: Pig in a Poke? You decide

Hi folks,
I bought a Pin Up Girl some years back at Cliff Mills' auction down Bristol way I think. I still have it. I paid £1200 for it. It works on 1D, has an oak case in nice condition, so maybe a genius.
by fruitbowl
Fri Sep 12, 2008 5:18 pm
Forum: Questions and Answers
Topic: Fortune Cards
Replies: 1
Views: 681

Fortune Cards

HI, Does anyone know where I can purchase some little white fortune or palmistry cards from,
I used to buy them from Portobello Printers but they seem to have disappeared :evil: any help appreciated as I'm running very low.
by fruitbowl
Thu Aug 31, 2006 12:29 pm
Forum: Questions and Answers
Topic: COSTA-DEL-SLOTS
Replies: 1
Views: 1877

COSTA-DEL-SLOTS

Hi everyone, Recently i have been asked by a freind who lives and runs a bar in Spain to supply him with 12 allwins so he can put them on the walls of his bar and operate them on old penneis,does anyone have any knowlage of spanish gaming law or regulations or what sort of problems could be encounte...
by fruitbowl
Sun Oct 09, 2005 5:17 pm
Forum: Discoveries
Topic: Sports Allwin identified
Replies: 9
Views: 5091

Sports Allwin identified

Does anyone know anything about this machine found in deepest Dudley, looks English quite early has two seperate tracks and triggers to fire the balls. Came complete with little brass cheques, but no balls. I have replaced them with steel balls but may be they were wooden. The backflash is purple ve...