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by coppinpr
Fri Jun 18, 2021 10:01 pm
Forum: Discoveries
Topic: I'd like to know a little bit more about these two machines
Replies: 8
Views: 268

Re: I'd like to know a little bit more about these two machines

here are three very sad photos...try not to cry :cry: and before anyone asked for the address, these photos are over 30 years old :#:
damaged3.jpg


damage 2.jpg


damaged 1.jpg

by coppinpr
Fri Jun 18, 2021 9:56 pm
Forum: Discoveries
Topic: I'd like to know a little bit more about these two machines
Replies: 8
Views: 268

Re: I'd like to know a little bit more about these two machines

Any idea what the gameplay of Swing It is? Does the wheel tilt the playfield left and right?
see the link posted above by Mr P
by coppinpr
Fri Jun 18, 2021 8:15 am
Forum: Questions and Answers
Topic: Polo anyone?
Replies: 19
Views: 4669

Re: Polo anyone?

I owned a Gottlieb "Kings and Queens" pin table as featured in the movie "Tommy" kept it for 4 years as it was the best game play of any pinball, then sold it in 1974....the movie came out in 1975 :dammit:
by coppinpr
Thu Jun 17, 2021 11:56 am
Forum: Open Forum
Topic: Bryans Solo Ride
Replies: 6
Views: 134

Re: Bryans Solo Ride

at least the galloper and the Zebra look like they have some spirit,the original Bryans horse looked about as lethal as muffin the mule (or is that just a dirty habit :!?!: ) shifting into top gear scared the s*** out of the toddlers :!:
by coppinpr
Thu Jun 17, 2021 11:47 am
Forum: Open Forum
Topic: Bryans Solo Ride
Replies: 6
Views: 134

Re: Bryans Solo Ride

I suspect that "galloper" would fetch a pretty price with that artwork and if the Bryans controls are working correctly, but should come with a cycling helmet and seat belt
by coppinpr
Thu Jun 17, 2021 11:42 am
Forum: Let's Talk about Slots
Topic: Rotamint Fruits
Replies: 8
Views: 279

Re: Rotamint Fruits

as Geoff says both the coin entry and the tube should give the game away. These are rare in that 3d was perhaps the most common coin used, I still have a rotomint "super" (same machine different glass) running on 3d
by coppinpr
Wed Jun 16, 2021 8:25 pm
Forum: Discoveries
Topic: I'd like to know a little bit more about these two machines
Replies: 8
Views: 268

Re: I'd like to know a little bit more about these two machines

is there something missing from this machine? if not how does the ball get to the play field !PUZZLED!
its easy 2 aa1.jpg

by coppinpr
Wed Jun 16, 2021 12:29 pm
Forum: Discoveries
Topic: I'd like to know a little bit more about these two machines
Replies: 8
Views: 268

I'd like to know a little bit more about these two machines

My www.penny-arcade.info site has recently acquired what is sometimes referred to as "the Holloway collection" of early slot machine photos. These will form a new section on the website. At the moment I'm scanning the negatives and doing what I can to repair and improve the quality, some a...
by coppinpr
Sun Jun 13, 2021 9:30 pm
Forum: Let's Talk about Slots
Topic: Rotamint Fruits
Replies: 8
Views: 279

Re: Rotamint Fruits

that's an interesting machine, at first sight, it could be a UK conversion but I'm pretty sure it's not, I think it was made by NSM in 1963 for the UK market. NSM didn't usually use that style of "photo like"graphics, but for a short time in 1963/64 they made several glasses with that kind...
by coppinpr
Sun Jun 13, 2021 12:09 pm
Forum: Open Forum
Topic: Bryans Solo Ride
Replies: 6
Views: 134

Re: Bryans Solo Ride

He definitely has a Bryans case and controls... and a very mischievous look in his eye. I wouldn't want to get on his bad side.