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by gameswat
Fri Sep 18, 2020 3:15 pm
Forum: Auction Community
Topic: Barrel of Fun
Replies: 5
Views: 259

Re: Barrel of Fun

Forgot to mention the payout cup was likely salvaged from a Bajazzo/Clown. And presumably the payout and handle mech from an Allwin. The pediment hangs too far over the side edges which I've never seen on a production piece as just asking to get snapped off. So definitely pieced together from leftov...
by gameswat
Fri Sep 18, 2020 11:28 am
Forum: Auction Community
Topic: Barrel of Fun
Replies: 5
Views: 259

Re: Barrel of Fun

The barrels and rhd mech looks very similar to John's machine, but the rest appears to be a later revamp in the 20's or 30's, and converted to payout Pennies.
by gameswat
Fri Sep 18, 2020 12:58 am
Forum: Open Forum
Topic: Temple’s Penny Arcade Trailer Project
Replies: 59
Views: 3721

Re: Temple’s Penny Arcade Trailer Project

AWESOME job Paul! Love it!!
by gameswat
Sat Sep 05, 2020 5:48 pm
Forum: Questions and Answers
Topic: Bryan clock not working
Replies: 6
Views: 341

Re: Bryan clock not working

Someone has poorly sprayed over the original paint though so maybe the red parts are hidden?
by gameswat
Thu Sep 03, 2020 12:24 pm
Forum: Questions and Answers
Topic: Bryan’s clock key to handle conversion.....
Replies: 18
Views: 600

Re: Bryan’s clock key to handle conversion.....

I'd suggest comparing this mech with another as the clock key should be more than enough leverage to power it. I've worked on many of them all dates and always very easy to rotate when running correctly.
by gameswat
Sat Aug 29, 2020 6:45 pm
Forum: Questions and Answers
Topic: Williams Spanish Eyes pinball
Replies: 7
Views: 448

Re: Spanish eyes

They usually get taken off, as they're a bit loud for home use. Except most E/M machines with bells/gongs didn't even make it to home use with sounds intact! I don't remember any home users ever asking me to remove them, but well over half the many hundreds of machines we purchased from operators t...
by gameswat
Sat Aug 29, 2020 11:54 am
Forum: Questions and Answers
Topic: Williams Spanish Eyes pinball
Replies: 7
Views: 448

Re: Spanish eyes

That's a bell ringer.
by gameswat
Tue Aug 25, 2020 1:14 pm
Forum: Discoveries
Topic: Sailor wineasy
Replies: 5
Views: 287

Re: Sailor wineasy

I found these designs along with a ton of others one day back around 1997. I was researching a vending machine of my own that I was sure was locally made. It stated Patent and Registered Design, but no number. Bob Klepner thought they only wrote that to scare others away, and the Perth Patent office...
by gameswat
Tue Aug 25, 2020 10:03 am
Forum: Discoveries
Topic: Steamer wineasy
Replies: 3
Views: 315

Re: Steamer wineasy

William Griffiths 1936 Wineasy design patent. Usually has the name "SS LUNA" in the smoke casting holes.
by gameswat
Tue Aug 25, 2020 9:59 am
Forum: Discoveries
Topic: Sailor wineasy
Replies: 5
Views: 287

Re: Sailor wineasy

Yes Aussie made by William Griffiths in Victoria, registered design in 1937.