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by polaris
Sat Oct 10, 2020 11:12 pm
Forum: Questions and Answers
Topic: Parkers allwin case identified
Replies: 2
Views: 172

Re: Interesting Allwin Case Who Made It?

Possibly parkers over the sticks
by polaris
Fri Sep 18, 2020 8:28 pm
Forum: Auction Community
Topic: Reproduction octogonal Mutoscope at Mctears
Replies: 4
Views: 274

Re: Reproduction octogonal Mutoscope at Mctears

I asked the question about the coin entry - this was the reply. Also asked what it was made of - not answered - probably MDF.
by polaris
Thu May 28, 2020 11:53 am
Forum: Questions and Answers
Topic: Nostalgics allwin
Replies: 3
Views: 796

Re: Nostalgics allwin

Thanks Tom. Yes, the one thing that is noticeable is mostly they are poor quality. I will look into brazing as an option see if it’s possible. I did contact Retro Arcade who kindly supplied me with the full trigger assembly. I have to say an extremely pleasant man. The payout knob on those machines ...
by polaris
Thu May 28, 2020 9:49 am
Forum: Questions and Answers
Topic: Nostalgics allwin
Replies: 3
Views: 796

Nostalgics allwin

Not blessed with a choice of projects I sourced this rather sorry mismatched Nostalgics cabinet and door languishing on an auction site. Luckily the door was slightly bigger than the opening, so after cutting the depth of cabinet to get rid of damage, moving shelf position, and cutting the cash draw...
by polaris
Sun Apr 05, 2020 1:24 pm
Forum: Questions and Answers
Topic: Wonders Plioneer with free ball
Replies: 14
Views: 2074

Re: Wonders with free ball

It’s the Plioneer Mr P, had a look and found another in the EH with the usual standard operating instructions, so looking like it’s possibly been altered.
by polaris
Sun Apr 05, 2020 10:10 am
Forum: Questions and Answers
Topic: Wonders Plioneer with free ball
Replies: 14
Views: 2074

Wonders Plioneer with free ball

Bought this new addition a couple of months ago and am now about to spend some time tidying it. Can anyone shed any light on ball return feature? I notice there are two balls in the machine and on winning when the knob's turned to receive coins it pulls on two copper wires lifting the ball release, ...
by polaris
Sat Apr 04, 2020 7:14 am
Forum: Open Forum
Topic: This brightened up my day...
Replies: 10
Views: 2163

Re: This brightened up my day...



After two weeks of nagging , I mean lockdown this “ brightened up my day “
by polaris
Tue Feb 25, 2020 5:37 pm
Forum: Let's Talk about Slots
Topic: Bottom of the Slots - The Hall of Shame
Replies: 106
Views: 32054

Re: Bottom of the Slots - The Hall of Shame

Gets better if you take the finance option only £1800
by polaris
Fri Jan 17, 2020 10:30 pm
Forum: Questions and Answers
Topic: Rosenfield stereo viewer identified
Replies: 5
Views: 1465

Re: Stereoviewer Identity?

Makes more sense when you see your picture gameswat at first glance on other legs looked alien to machine. Know nothing about it came across it for sale. Am I right in thinking it’s a hand cranked machine ? Looks to have spindle on side for handle ?
by polaris
Fri Jan 17, 2020 8:11 pm
Forum: Questions and Answers
Topic: Bryans Retreeva help
Replies: 8
Views: 2533

Re: Bryans Retreeva help

Recently noticed that this had been lying around for close on six years which prompted me to tackle restoration. Cabinet although looked intact was actually couple layers of ply filled with dust so decided on new cabinet. D0F4FCFC-3997-4ABE-827E-5CA35DA061Ea.jpg 8BCC89F6-B973-495B-9FAD-A287EB7D799a....