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by joerg_gm
Wed Feb 26, 2020 11:29 pm
Forum: Questions and Answers
Topic: Atlantic Flyer identified & unknown machine
Replies: 15
Views: 2832

Re: Atlantic Flyer identified & unknown machine

Just wondering why the Bajazzo [Clown] machines were banned yet the Atlantic machines were not banned when they are not too dissimilar? :!?!: The Bajazzo was banned in the late 1920s in most districts, because it was declared by a lot of legal experts as a gambling machine. The bajazzo/clown was pr...
by joerg_gm
Mon Feb 24, 2020 12:15 pm
Forum: Questions and Answers
Topic: Atlantic Flyer identified & unknown machine
Replies: 15
Views: 2832

Re: Atlantic Flyer identified & unknown machine

Hey. There were a lot of different Atlantic-machines on the market around 1928-1930. This was mainly the case because the Bajazzo (Clown) was banned by legal authorities. A lot of manufacturers developed modifications for existing Bajazzo-machines. This was a lucrative business, because there were t...
by joerg_gm
Mon Jun 25, 2018 4:59 pm
Forum: Let's Talk about Slots
Topic: The Whirlygig fortune teller
Replies: 17
Views: 4741

Re: The Whirlygig fortune teller

Hello. At first I want to say that your Whirlygig looks fantastic. Good job on that !!THUMBSX2!! I was very excited to see the "Made in Saxony" mark on the "playfield". I did a lot of research regarding „Max Jentzsch & Meerz" for my website and I also came across this machine. It seems that it came ...
by joerg_gm
Fri Sep 23, 2016 1:07 pm
Forum: Open Forum
Topic: Allwin 5 Win
Replies: 10
Views: 3044

Re: Allwin 5 Win

There is "W.B." stamped on the backside of the coin-slot: coinslot.jpg There is also a stamping on the back of the payout-cup, but it's not readable. Maybe it's an early William Bryan machine? As far as I know, Jentzsch & Meerz was the only maker of Allwins in Germany. Recently I was able to have a ...
by joerg_gm
Thu Sep 22, 2016 3:50 pm
Forum: Open Forum
Topic: Allwin 5 Win
Replies: 10
Views: 3044

Re: Allwin 5 win

Thanks for the welcome !!CHEERS!!
Both numbers can be found several times inside the machine and on the payout-cup:
numbers.jpg
Maybe it's an imported allwin and the first number is a serial-number from the manufacturer and the second one from the importer?
Cheers,
Joerg
by joerg_gm
Tue Sep 20, 2016 11:23 pm
Forum: Open Forum
Topic: Allwin 5 Win
Replies: 10
Views: 3044

Re: Allwin 5 win

Hello. My name is Joerg and I live in Germany. Glad I found this forum. Maybe I can find out more about my FiveWin-machine which looks like the one in the first post: fivewin.jpg Inside.jpg Serial.jpg On the top right side of the case are two different serial numbers (6002,7915). Those numbers can a...