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by jimlad
Thu Feb 11, 2016 6:16 pm
Forum: Questions and Answers
Topic: Watkins patent dispensing machines
Replies: 41
Views: 10544

Re: Watkins patent Airgun Pellet Dispensing Machine

Thanks, I now know what to look for!
by jimlad
Wed Feb 10, 2016 7:32 pm
Forum: Questions and Answers
Topic: Watkins patent dispensing machines
Replies: 41
Views: 10544

Re: Watkins patent Airgun Pellet Dispensing Machine

Hi Thanks for all the help. I have placed a bid on the lock on ebay - it is exactly what is needed, so if it is a little expensive it don't matter. With regards to the delivery package, I think it has to be round, as the tube that holds them above the draw is round and the recess in the draw is roun...
by jimlad
Wed Feb 10, 2016 4:00 pm
Forum: Questions and Answers
Topic: Watkins patent dispensing machines
Replies: 41
Views: 10544

Re: Watkins patent Airgun Pellet Dispensing Machine

Hi

Yes that lock on ebay looks the part will have a go at.

Thanks
by jimlad
Tue Feb 09, 2016 11:32 pm
Forum: Questions and Answers
Topic: Watkins patent dispensing machines
Replies: 41
Views: 10544

Re: Pellet Machine

Hi Coppinpr Yes the lock is slightly damaged and I am not sure it would work with a key. Your lock looks similar, by putting a new lock on the cabinet - would this alter the authenticity of the machine? Would it be better to look for an old one? http://i601.photobucket.com/albums/tt100/Jimlad-photo/...
by jimlad
Tue Feb 09, 2016 8:32 pm
Forum: Questions and Answers
Topic: Watkins patent dispensing machines
Replies: 41
Views: 10544

Pellet Machine

Topic merged - Site Admin. Hi All Sorry to be a pain, but there is no key to the lock on this pellet machine, and I am not sure if the lock is working. There is the number 10 stamped into the wood at the side of the keyhole which may relate to the key. Would there be any chance of obtaining a key o...
by jimlad
Mon Feb 08, 2016 4:36 pm
Forum: Questions and Answers
Topic: Watkins patent dispensing machines
Replies: 41
Views: 10544

Re: Watkins patent Airgun Pellet Dispensing Machine

It has been suggested that the pellets would have been dispensed in small quantities in a small box or tin. Would anyone have any photos or knowledge of the type of packaging that would have been used?
by jimlad
Sun Feb 07, 2016 6:53 pm
Forum: Questions and Answers
Topic: Watkins patent dispensing machines
Replies: 41
Views: 10544

Re: Watkins patent Airgun Pellet Dispensing Machine

Thanks all, especially Sweetmeats. It is all there - just had to get my head around it. Simple design, got it working. Pity no boxes of pellets with it.

Thanks again
Jim
by jimlad
Sat Feb 06, 2016 10:28 pm
Forum: Questions and Answers
Topic: Watkins patent dispensing machines
Replies: 41
Views: 10544

Re: Watkins patent Airgun Pellet Dispensing Machine

Thanks for your help.
by jimlad
Thu Feb 04, 2016 5:28 pm
Forum: Questions and Answers
Topic: Watkins patent dispensing machines
Replies: 41
Views: 10544

Watkins patent dispensing machines

Hi All My name is Jim Watkins and I am new to this site. I am very interested in Target Air Rifle shooting and on purchasing an old antique air rifle I acquired an old Pellet dispensing machine very similar the the Watkins Patent phonograph needle dispensing machine on the first page of this site. T...