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by wembleylion
Tue May 21, 2019 8:14 pm
Forum: Discoveries
Topic: Telly-Go-Round at Herne Bay
Replies: 4
Views: 604

Telly-Go-Round at Herne Bay

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=HhVAZP42NBE I came across this coin opp charity collecting machine on the promenade at Herne Bay, Kent, last weekend. Originally designed and built by the members of the Herne Bay Rotary Club in 1967 this is the third major rebuild completed in 1983 with minor revamps...
by wembleylion
Wed Mar 06, 2019 10:16 am
Forum: Discoveries
Topic: Lipsia Geschicklichkeitsautomat Machine
Replies: 1
Views: 632

Lipsia Geschicklichkeitsautomat Machine

I found this short video of a 1908 Lipsia Geschicklichkeitsautomat machine on YouTube.



John
by wembleylion
Fri Oct 26, 2018 7:25 pm
Forum: Auction Community
Topic: French crane?
Replies: 8
Views: 1516

Re: Crane

And another one, full working order it says. £2000.00

https://www.ebay.co.uk/itm/NOVELTY-MERC ... :rk:5:pf:0
by wembleylion
Fri Jun 08, 2018 8:21 pm
Forum: Build a Slot Machine
Topic: Waltzer tipper game
Replies: 20
Views: 4188

Re: Waltzer tipper game

I like that it's great, well done !!THUMBSX2!!
by wembleylion
Tue Feb 27, 2018 2:58 pm
Forum: Discoveries
Topic: Sweetmeats postcards
Replies: 36
Views: 7702

Re: Sweetmeats postcards

I’m not sure Sweetmeats that the Lord George Clowes photo and the photo immediately above are of the same location because the promenade railings behind the top row of machines are very different from those in the above photo. In the Lord George photo they have a filigree leaf pattern running betwe...
by wembleylion
Sun Feb 04, 2018 11:49 am
Forum: Questions and Answers
Topic: Bryan's Elevenses coin conversion
Replies: 9
Views: 1449

Re: Bryan's Elevenses coin conversion

I have used the standard Table X 35mm copper tube as used in plumbing applications and it has worked perfectly with old pennies . This Table X tube is 35mm o/d with a wall thickness of 1.2mm.
It is available in short lengths (100mm) on eBay.

John
by wembleylion
Thu Dec 14, 2017 4:08 pm
Forum: Justice Scrutton's Tipple
Topic: Old traditions still happening
Replies: 9
Views: 1602

Re: Old traditions still happening

I think you may change your mind after consuming the contents of this advent calendar BP.
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by wembleylion
Mon Dec 11, 2017 9:08 pm
Forum: Feedback
Topic: Feedback required...
Replies: 24
Views: 3574

Re: Feedback required...

Yep, I can see the form and all the links work.

John
by wembleylion
Thu Oct 05, 2017 8:25 pm
Forum: Auction Community
Topic: More bloody stupid ebay rules
Replies: 69
Views: 11233

Re: More bloody stupid ebay rules

Ebay seems to think that a buyer should buy the item, then view it, and if it is not suitable the seller provides a refund. Like that is going to happen! But surely there is going to be a hell of a lot of negative feedback as the seller takes revenge on the buyer. Not fair on the buyer when the sel...
by wembleylion
Wed Sep 27, 2017 9:01 pm
Forum: Auction Community
Topic: More bloody stupid ebay rules
Replies: 69
Views: 11233

Re: More bloody stupid ebay rules

What is the position regarding you viewing an item before bidding, is that still possible?

John