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by badpenny
Mon Aug 02, 2021 3:32 pm
Forum: Questions and Answers
Topic: Caille Bros. Detroit Ben Hur Slot Machine
Replies: 11
Views: 307

Re: Caille Bros. Detroit Ben Hur Slot Machine

I know of a couple of modern grease compounds that claim not to dry out like the stuff our Dads plastered on our bike chains. Which of course resulted in our Mams chewing our ears because it ended up on our socks. However, drying out isn't the only issue with grease. It also attracts and retains gri...
by badpenny
Mon Aug 02, 2021 12:44 pm
Forum: Tips and Tricks
Topic: Allwin ball hitting glass - remedy
Replies: 12
Views: 450

Re: Allwin Elevenses ball hitting glass

Sorted ........carbon copy paper ........ slid the glass back ......... then removed ....... peeled back the carbon copy ...... a few tweaks of the runners and all is well. Strewth! You're a bright one, we need to keep you. Half of us wouldn't have considered it a problem in the first place, just s...
by badpenny
Fri Jul 30, 2021 10:53 pm
Forum: Introductions
Topic: I was only following orders...
Replies: 12
Views: 353

Re: I was only following orders...

You were young and knew not what you did. :cry:

Welcome to the forum, I'm sure you'll find something that suits you and will help you to forget the the darker parts of your life in the 60s.
BP :cool:
by badpenny
Fri Jul 30, 2021 3:52 pm
Forum: Let's Talk about Slots
Topic: Hawtins allwin - unusual artwork
Replies: 6
Views: 280

Re: Hawtins allwin - unusual artwork

It's missing the chute between the ball release and the coin tube.
The coin tube looks like a bog roll inner.
'!'
by badpenny
Fri Jul 30, 2021 12:05 pm
Forum: Questions and Answers
Topic: Caille Bros. Detroit Ben Hur Slot Machine
Replies: 11
Views: 307

Re: Caille Bros. Detroit Ben Hur Slot Machine

Hi katja Welcome to the forum, and thanks for your post. I've had four such machines and have always had to have the machine in front of me to follow the cycle and see what interacts with what. Interestingly each of my machines was slightly different. There should be a strong spring from the bolt in...
by badpenny
Thu Jul 22, 2021 2:01 pm
Forum: Open Forum
Topic: Making an allwin coin box door
Replies: 7
Views: 384

Re: Making an allwin coin box door

I've been told it's not the size of your tool, it's something else ...... I forget what. !PUZZLED!
by badpenny
Thu Jul 22, 2021 12:58 pm
Forum: Open Forum
Topic: Making an allwin coin box door
Replies: 7
Views: 384

Re: Making an allwin coin box door

john t peterson wrote: Thu Jul 22, 2021 11:56 am I was thinking more Hannibal Lector and Silence of the Limbs.

J Peterson
Semi-silent, USA
I was striving for Nightmare on Limb Street.
by badpenny
Thu Jul 22, 2021 12:52 pm
Forum: Open Forum
Topic: Making an allwin coin box door
Replies: 7
Views: 384

Re: Making an allwin coin box door

dickywink wrote: Thu Jul 22, 2021 7:49 am BP ... love the Safety Shoes ... :D

dicky
I couldn't find my steel capped sandals.
by badpenny
Wed Jul 21, 2021 11:50 pm
Forum: Open Forum
Topic: Making an allwin coin box door
Replies: 7
Views: 384

Making an allwin coin box door

So yesterday as the temperature outside settled just above the mid 80F I decided to go outside and plane up a bit of oak to make a coin box door for a BMCo. I put on my swimming trunks and toddled out to brave the elements, I was intentionally exposing those parts of me not expected to scare small a...
by badpenny
Wed Jul 21, 2021 12:25 pm
Forum: Questions and Answers
Topic: Aristocrat Moneytree
Replies: 73
Views: 8440

Re: Aristocrat Moneytree

Not winding up enough, suggests the reset doesn't complete, which in turn indicates the clock get pushed far enough ...... so the brake on the pay out slides doesn't engage and finally the kicker doesn't doesn't fully engage. Which takes us back to extending the anvil just a smidge at a time, for th...