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by mr merrivale
Sun Sep 22, 2019 9:15 pm
Forum: Let's Talk about Slots
Topic: Merrivale Old penny arcades
Replies: 16
Views: 2473

Re: Merrivale Old penny arcades

Yes converted some 25 years ago.
by mr merrivale
Sun Sep 22, 2019 3:05 pm
Forum: Let's Talk about Slots
Topic: Merrivale Old penny arcades
Replies: 16
Views: 2473

Re: Merrivale Old penny arcades

Hi
Yes both arcades are on old penny.
No 1 arcade at Great Yarmouth has two machines on £1.00 play in the modern arcade next door. The machines are Sooty and Sweep puppet machine and the fortune teller.
by mr merrivale
Fri Sep 06, 2019 2:31 pm
Forum: Let's Talk about Slots
Topic: Merrivale Old penny arcades
Replies: 16
Views: 2473

Penny Arcades videos

Topic moved & merged - Site Admin. Hi All I have had a couple of requests for lists of my machines currently in use in my two arcade, so I thought I would put two videos on youtube showing no 1 and no 2 arcades. Please use happy viewing. penny arcade. great Yarmouth .Williamsons no 1 https://m.yout...
by mr merrivale
Sun Aug 25, 2019 12:35 pm
Forum: Auction Community
Topic: Helicopter Race
Replies: 22
Views: 3077

Re: Helicopter Race

Hi Please find the wooden helicopters in racer as promised. Also I am not sure the plastic one are weighted, or the weight is just in the construction of the helicopter bracket? Tom - the switch for the fan is totally separate, being 240v to the low voltage win lights, but the light house is 240v - ...
by mr merrivale
Sat Aug 24, 2019 12:05 pm
Forum: Auction Community
Topic: Helicopter Race
Replies: 22
Views: 3077

Re: Helicopter Race

Hi guys This is the original plastic helicopters. The switch is for the 240v fan but neither of my machines has a fan in any more. The light house lamp is wired to be on all the time but they did but a flasher unit in the lamp fitting then put the lamp in. The low voltage lights work off a small tra...
by mr merrivale
Tue Aug 20, 2019 4:52 pm
Forum: Auction Community
Topic: Helicopter Race
Replies: 22
Views: 3077

Re: Helicopter Race

Hi Tom
The wooden ones are wrong. i have one with the plastic ones the same as many others and my other one has replacement wooden ones but found the remains of a plastic one in the machine .
by mr merrivale
Tue Aug 20, 2019 7:32 am
Forum: Auction Community
Topic: Helicopter Race
Replies: 22
Views: 3077

Re: Helicopter Race

I wonder if any one can help me with my ruffler and walker racer.
I need to replace the two helicopters with originals i belive are airfix kits.
I have originals in in my other racer but no info on them
Any help and info please
Thanks
by mr merrivale
Fri Aug 16, 2019 5:30 pm
Forum: Questions and Answers
Topic: Oliver Whales Interspace
Replies: 5
Views: 1614

Re: Oliver Whales machine Ive not seen before

Hi
This giant oliver whales is quite rare, more so than the very popular Strike Em giant allwin.
I have put both of these fine ex samples in my Great Yarmouth arcade this season for all to come and play.
by mr merrivale
Mon Jun 03, 2019 1:33 pm
Forum: Auction Community
Topic: Elephant House Auctions
Replies: 1181
Views: 192012

Re: Elephant House Auctions

Hi All
Just to confirm the Wheel of Fortune did not sell. It did not reach reserve.
by mr merrivale
Wed Mar 27, 2019 10:10 am
Forum: Questions and Answers
Topic: Blackpool Arcade
Replies: 12
Views: 3138

Re: Blackpool Arcade

Hi
Contact made. Thanks everyone for your help, but the arcade has closed. Another one gone. Oh well. A great job for trying, but it is not easy to make them pay.