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by moonriver
Wed Nov 18, 2020 1:38 pm
Forum: Questions and Answers
Topic: The Lucky 12 flickball
Replies: 7
Views: 534

Re: The Lucky 12 flickball

Hello Tommo, Your replacement arm is not quite the right shape. It has too large an opening around the cog and it needs to be just right and only just clear the teeth on the edges it makes contact with, so that when one side is making contact the other is fractionally clear and vice versa, so each d...
by moonriver
Mon Nov 02, 2020 3:04 pm
Forum: Open Forum
Topic: More Money than Brains....
Replies: 20
Views: 2785

Re: More Money than Brains....

john t peterson wrote:
Mon Nov 02, 2020 1:28 pm
I'm hiding in my bunker at least until tomorrow. If the Orange Idiot wins again, I'll be looking for a Brit to sponsor my immigration application.
Come on Joe! |/XX\|
by moonriver
Fri Oct 23, 2020 10:03 pm
Forum: Questions and Answers
Topic: Space Flight Beromat
Replies: 49
Views: 10595

Re: Space Flight Beromat

Very nice job, definitely worth saving.
by moonriver
Tue Oct 20, 2020 12:28 pm
Forum: Auction Community
Topic: R&W Steer-a-Car & Bally Play Basket Ball
Replies: 9
Views: 840

Re: R&W Steer-a-Car & Bally Play Basket Ball

Seems I was one that pushed it up quite nicely at the end. I was in two minds about buying to operate it, the main reason being anything with steering wheel/s that move things even when not playing the machine are a magnet to kids riving the wheel/s from side to side, much like Steer-a-Ball. I think...
by moonriver
Sun Oct 18, 2020 8:34 pm
Forum: Auction Community
Topic: R&W Steer-a-Car & Bally Play Basket Ball
Replies: 9
Views: 840

Re: R&W Steer-a-Car & Bally Play Basket Ball

is your niece good at bartering? :D
by moonriver
Sun Oct 18, 2020 8:32 pm
Forum: Auction Community
Topic: R&W Steer-a-Car & Bally Play Basket Ball
Replies: 9
Views: 840

Re: R&W Steer-a-Car & Bally Play Basket Ball

:tut advertising items for sale on the forum!
by moonriver
Wed Oct 14, 2020 6:48 pm
Forum: Build a Slot Machine
Topic: Bryans Grand National
Replies: 21
Views: 11022

Re: Bryans Grand National

I should imagine it will take money in an arcade, unlike a clock, as its looks fun and easy to play
by moonriver
Thu Oct 08, 2020 10:37 pm
Forum: Open Forum
Topic: 3D-printed slot machine miniatures
Replies: 21
Views: 1769

Re: 3D-printed slot machine miniatures

very nice !
by moonriver
Wed Oct 07, 2020 11:24 am
Forum: Auction Community
Topic: Jobs Carter large machines sale
Replies: 3
Views: 539

Re: Jobs Carter large machines sale

The Flippa Winner has a spinning paddle wheel under the coin entry that fires each coin upwards onto the shelves and then the paddles push coins forward and off the shelves. This new version can be converted to virtually any coin, but it is a cumbersome machine and takes up a lot of space, and there...
by moonriver
Sat Oct 03, 2020 4:30 pm
Forum: Open Forum
Topic: Best old penny arcades in UK?
Replies: 14
Views: 1584

Re: Best old penny arcades in UK?

As a child I used to go with my parents to the Mechanical Memories Museum in Brighton, and I have fantastic memories of this, and understand it closed a couple of years ago. More recently I’ve been to the Merrivale Old Penny Arcade in Great Yarmouth, which I really enjoyed and brought back some gre...