Search found 27 matches

by downunda
Mon Mar 20, 2017 9:44 am
Forum: Auction Community
Topic: Aristocrat Espirit
Replies: 5
Views: 1971

Re: Aristocrat Espirit

Had my nieces stay with us over xmas. Let them use my pokies, and was very clear with the method. On the 10c machine 1 COIN AT A TIME. and on the 5c machine: NO MORE THAN 5 COINS AT A TIME. 20 minutes is all it took before they managed to coin jam BOTH machines. due to excess coins. Women break mach...
by downunda
Sun Mar 19, 2017 1:27 am
Forum: Questions and Answers
Topic: Garrow Test Your Muscles identified
Replies: 8
Views: 1679

Re: Garrow Test Your Muscles identified

Please post a pic of all sides and inside. Really interesting object that.

The patent looks like the coin was used to "engage" the twist mechanism. Trouble is, that could end up bending the coins, so would like to see how that worked.
by downunda
Tue Mar 14, 2017 10:28 pm
Forum: Open Forum
Topic: Machines wanted
Replies: 6
Views: 2776

Re: Machines wanted

My brother shipped a crate from Scotland to Perth... Magic number for best shipping rate is 1 cubic metre. Rate jumps over that.
by downunda
Sun Mar 12, 2017 10:51 pm
Forum: Questions and Answers
Topic: Mills coin tube blocks when full
Replies: 43
Views: 7383

Re: Mills coin tube blocks when full

I'm defo not the expert here, but should there not be an overflow chute running from where that aftermarket blanking plate sits, to the D shaped hole in the floorplate?
by downunda
Wed Feb 15, 2017 6:56 am
Forum: Open Forum
Topic: Aussie laws gone crazy
Replies: 6
Views: 3056

Re: Aussie laws gone crazy

I've not heard of anyone being actually busted in WA, but there is plenty of chatter about how careful we have to be.

I saw a speeding infringement notice from Queensland for 61 in a 60 zone the other day, so that's a good hint just how wacked our law makers are (and that was Kilometers per hour!)
by downunda
Wed Feb 15, 2017 6:50 am
Forum: Feedback
Topic: Some members can't login
Replies: 54
Views: 30227

Re: Some members can't login

My message to admin about this never got a response.
But I'm in now, so it dont matter.
by downunda
Tue Nov 15, 2016 8:51 am
Forum: Open Forum
Topic: Coin hoarders
Replies: 8
Views: 2595

Re: Coin hoarders

Never having the need to find out before, could you not cash them in at a bank?
by downunda
Mon Oct 17, 2016 9:51 am
Forum: Discoveries
Topic: Now here's a vending machine for the likes of us
Replies: 3
Views: 1210

Re: Now here's a vending machine for the likes of us

if a barman poured a beer with that much head here in OZ, he'd be asked to try again... !!ESCAPE!!
by downunda
Sun Sep 11, 2016 4:37 am
Forum: Discoveries
Topic: Unusual C W Brecknell Penny scale & shocker
Replies: 5
Views: 2194

Re: Unusual C W Brecknell Penny scale

Where is the payout slot?
by downunda
Sun Sep 04, 2016 3:49 am
Forum: Questions and Answers
Topic: US 25cents quarters
Replies: 9
Views: 1986

Re: US 25cents quarters

dirk55 wrote:Look at this on eBay http://www.ebay.co.uk/itm/321458814009
Does this help

£2.95 each? That a hellava exchange rate...