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by wembleylion
Sat Apr 04, 2020 8:01 pm
Forum: Justice Scrutton's Tipple
Topic: Odd (not slot related) flyer
Replies: 4
Views: 125

Re: Odd (not slot related) flyer

Long live British eccentricity. :clown:
by wembleylion
Sun Mar 29, 2020 8:49 am
Forum: Questions and Answers
Topic: Lights of London pinball
Replies: 15
Views: 513

Re: Lights of London pinball

There is also a Belisha beacon each side of the traffic signal so this would date it to around 1934 when the first ones were installed in Britain.
John
by wembleylion
Thu Aug 01, 2019 10:49 am
Forum: Open Forum
Topic: On Repair Shop Tonight BBC2
Replies: 0
Views: 2372

On Repair Shop Tonight BBC2

Tonight on Repair Shop BBC2 7pm they are fixing a 1930's pinball machine. Could be interesting.
John
by wembleylion
Tue May 21, 2019 8:14 pm
Forum: Discoveries
Topic: Telly-Go-Round at Herne Bay
Replies: 5
Views: 2127

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: 1472

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: 2740

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: 6342

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: 12481

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: 2058

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: 2614

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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