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by mr merrivale
Thu Sep 16, 2021 7:21 pm
Forum: Questions and Answers
Topic: Has anyone got a Mutoscope Drivemobile?
Replies: 16
Views: 4350

Re: Has anyone got a Mutoscope Drivemobile?

I did the program recording yesterday in my Great Yarmouth arcade
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by mr merrivale
Sat Aug 28, 2021 8:01 am
Forum: Open Forum
Topic: John Hayward
Replies: 5
Views: 523

Re: John Hayward

Very sad news as John was always there as an operator for many years and as a collector. There is very few of the old guard left.
by mr merrivale
Thu Aug 19, 2021 7:58 am
Forum: Let's Talk about Slots
Topic: Ruffler & Walker Helicopter Race
Replies: 41
Views: 16005

Re: Ruffler & Walker Helicopter Race

Please could you post some photos inside and out plus the history of your Greyhound Racer.
Thanks in advance
by mr merrivale
Wed Aug 11, 2021 6:34 pm
Forum: Let's Talk about Slots
Topic: Penny arcade on TV
Replies: 55
Views: 7182

Re: Penny arcade on TV

I have been told there has been a fourth old penny arcade Blackpool that has come and gone.
by mr merrivale
Tue Aug 10, 2021 7:24 am
Forum: Let's Talk about Slots
Topic: Penny arcade on TV
Replies: 55
Views: 7182

Re: Penny arcade on TV

Opps should have read NOT viable sorry
by mr merrivale
Mon Aug 09, 2021 7:11 pm
Forum: Let's Talk about Slots
Topic: Penny arcade on TV
Replies: 55
Views: 7182

Re: Penny arcade on TV

There have been three old penny arcades in Blackpool and all have closed for one reason or another. I had a chance to move my entire collection to a top attraction a year or two back but spent a few days looking and meetings I decided it was not a viable idea so please any body thinking of opening a...
by mr merrivale
Mon Aug 09, 2021 7:02 pm
Forum: Open Forum
Topic: Merrivale gets a new visitor attraction
Replies: 5
Views: 965

Re: Merrivale gets a new visitor attraction

Well it's fantastic, arrived this morning at my penny arcade and the phones ring and a film crew waiting. They even had an offer to buy the Banksy. Let's hope the crowds come and spend a penny or two ìn my arcade.
by mr merrivale
Tue Aug 03, 2021 9:40 am
Forum: Auction Community
Topic: Saleroom roundups
Replies: 129
Views: 73731

Re: Saleroom roundups

Thanks totally mist them
by mr merrivale
Sun Aug 01, 2021 4:44 pm
Forum: Auction Community
Topic: Saleroom roundups
Replies: 129
Views: 73731

Re: Saleroom roundups

I might have mist some thing on the sale room results. But please add the E H on line sale results please
by mr merrivale
Sat Jul 31, 2021 7:41 pm
Forum: Let's Talk about Slots
Topic: Ruffler & Walker Helicopter Race
Replies: 41
Views: 16005

Re: Need Fan info for Ruffler and Walker Helicopter Race

Hi Tim I own two helicopter racers and neither have fans, but both would have had fans I now think, and worked off a large lever micro switch on the mech as it's pushed in. Both helicopter racers only worked on 240v when new, but I have put both of mine on to door bell transformers as per all the ot...