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by cheeky
Fri Apr 03, 2020 3:46 pm
Forum: Open Forum
Topic: This brightened up my day...
Replies: 2
Views: 99

This brightened up my day...

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by cheeky
Fri Apr 03, 2020 3:31 pm
Forum: Questions and Answers
Topic: Jennings Governor... Price?
Replies: 14
Views: 3263

Re: Jennings Governor... Price?

As Mazak is such a problem to rechrome, has anyone made any ‘new’ castings for Jennings machines or would that be too costly? I’m sure I saw copies were made a few years back. 🤔
by cheeky
Wed Apr 01, 2020 11:07 pm
Forum: Auction Community
Topic: This time last year....
Replies: 7
Views: 292

Re: This time last year....

treefrog wrote:
Tue Mar 31, 2020 11:49 pm
Is that your living room :o
Nope. Mine’s bigger - not! 🥺
by cheeky
Wed Apr 01, 2020 9:45 pm
Forum: Let's Talk about Slots
Topic: The Most Reliable One Arm Bandit
Replies: 12
Views: 319

Re: The Most Reliable One Arm Bandit

I am sure he would have loved to see his favourite nephew servicing his machines. Have you ever posted any photos of his arcade?
by cheeky
Wed Apr 01, 2020 2:30 pm
Forum: Let's Talk about Slots
Topic: The Most Reliable One Arm Bandit
Replies: 12
Views: 319

Re: The Most Reliable One Arm Bandit

I never knew that your uncle was an operator BadPenny. Interesting to hear that Jennings would have been his machine of choice if they’ve been available on 1d. Reliability means not breaking down, with minimal maintenance. I remember the Aristocrats on mass at arcades in the early 1970s. They always...
by cheeky
Tue Mar 31, 2020 8:40 pm
Forum: Let's Talk about Slots
Topic: Time to ........
Replies: 30
Views: 1433

Re: Time to ........

A 'Flasher' is a generic term for a type of gaming machine that displays the symbols using flashing lights rather than rotating drums, discs &c.. They started off as a way to circumvent gaming laws (as usual), but became popular in their own right during the 1950s and '60s. 'Golding' is the name of...
by cheeky
Tue Mar 31, 2020 5:09 pm
Forum: Let's Talk about Slots
Topic: The Most Reliable One Arm Bandit
Replies: 12
Views: 319

The Most Reliable One Arm Bandit

In terms of build quality, engineering and reliability, which in your opinion, is the best one arm bandit?

Maybe not in terms of aesthetic qualities but I reckon it must be the Aristocrat.
by cheeky
Tue Mar 31, 2020 3:07 pm
Forum: Auction Community
Topic: This time last year....
Replies: 7
Views: 292

This time last year....

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by cheeky
Tue Mar 31, 2020 9:35 am
Forum: Let's Talk about Slots
Topic: Time to ........
Replies: 30
Views: 1433

Re: Time to ........

To the uninitiated, could someone kindly tell me what a Goldings Flasher is? I’ve obviously missed an auction or twenty in the last couple of years. 🤔
by cheeky
Fri Mar 27, 2020 9:11 am
Forum: Auction Community
Topic: Bought a machine on ebay today
Replies: 13
Views: 753

Re: Bought a machine on ebay today

Very responsible of you TF👍