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by toibs
Sat Apr 04, 2020 11:21 am
Forum: Questions and Answers
Topic: Jennings Governor... Price?
Replies: 17
Views: 4292

Re: Jennings Governor... Price?

Any recommendations from the experts above on where to go to get a decent re-plate nowadays?
Mine is starting to flake on the top, so needs re-plating before I end up with chrome in my fingers... :(
by toibs
Tue Jan 15, 2019 7:58 am
Forum: Questions and Answers
Topic: Jennings Governor... Price?
Replies: 17
Views: 4292

Re: Jennings Governor... Price?

Not sure what 5p you are talking about, but the jackpot is full of old shillings, same as escalator, unless this is not the same machine...... You know... you're right... I had looked fairly closely and thought it was on the newer smaller 5p - Hadn't seen that in fact it's the older 5p in use :o It...
by toibs
Mon Jan 14, 2019 10:16 pm
Forum: Questions and Answers
Topic: Jennings Governor... Price?
Replies: 17
Views: 4292

Re: Jennings Governor... Price?

Many thanks coppinpr, radiochrissie, bp for the info/advice... Difficult, I know, based upon the scant information. It seems to take new 5p coins, so must be a ‘fairly recent’ conversion as the new 5p has only been out for 29 years... There’s must be a video somewhere of a smooth mech - will take a ...
by toibs
Mon Jan 14, 2019 7:55 pm
Forum: Questions and Answers
Topic: Jennings Governor... Price?
Replies: 17
Views: 4292

Re: Jennings Governor... Price?

Thanks BP 👍🏻 Seems like this one is on new 5p, so I bet there’s been next to no modification to it... which is a good thing...

Any clues/pointers??

Cheers
Paul
by toibs
Mon Jan 14, 2019 6:08 pm
Forum: Questions and Answers
Topic: Jennings Governor... Price?
Replies: 17
Views: 4292

Jennings Governor... Price?

Hi all, Haven't been here for a while... good to see all the usual suspects still here. I will make more of an effort to visit more frequently and contribute more as long as life allows me to. :) After some advice... have been offered a Jennings, and hoping to go visit tomorrow, however after a stee...
by toibs
Wed Apr 16, 2014 10:24 pm
Forum: Questions and Answers
Topic: Reel lineup and Tube size???
Replies: 4
Views: 1259

Re: Reel lineup and Tube size???

All keeping well BP - as ever we do what we need to get by :D I'm often here more than you think ;) Hope you are the same :) I guess you are right - something with an Internal diameter of a £1 coin - lol Any suggestions??? :D Many thanks also raj - Much appreciated - Will take a look at it and remed...
by toibs
Wed Apr 16, 2014 5:12 pm
Forum: Questions and Answers
Topic: Reel lineup and Tube size???
Replies: 4
Views: 1259

Reel lineup and Tube size???

Hiya guys,

Hopefully a quickie...

Have a slight alignment issue with reel one here... is there any easy way to adjust it?? (Bally EM)
reels.jpg
Also - I have a £1 solenoid with no tube - any clues as to the best dimension to use??

Many thanks
Paul
by toibs
Wed Mar 19, 2014 1:04 pm
Forum: Resources
Topic: SEGA Vest Pocket manual
Replies: 6
Views: 2468

Re: SEGA Vest Pocket manual

If I click on these, I can't seem to be able to blow them up to print them. Any chance someone could re-upload or fix the links please??

Many thanks
Paul
by toibs
Mon Mar 17, 2014 8:45 pm
Forum: Questions and Answers
Topic: Mills Vest Pocket reel strips
Replies: 14
Views: 3174

Re: Mills Vest Pocket reel strips

Aww that would be great if you could - I know someone that would be able to print them on decent paper - Many thanks for the offer widget2k4 Feet sorted thanks to BP, and have also found a US supplier that stocks a replacement award card and payout flap :) Just need to find somewhere to get the anch...
by toibs
Mon Mar 17, 2014 7:48 pm
Forum: Questions and Answers
Topic: Mills Vest Pocket reel strips
Replies: 14
Views: 3174

Re: Mills Vest Pocket reel strips

Hahaha nice to see you haven't lost that spirit BP :) All done... Coins un-jammed and works like a treat..... I worked out the easiest way was to remove the stop on the top, and as you wan invert it. I was able to get a small screwdriver into the side to loosen them and then turning them over a few ...