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by geordy55
Wed Apr 17, 2024 6:54 pm
Forum: Let's Talk about Slots
Topic: You are all going to hate this!
Replies: 3
Views: 413

Re: You are all going to hate this!

Is it Frank Zappa ?
by geordy55
Wed Feb 28, 2024 12:44 am
Forum: Let's Talk about Slots
Topic: Rubber bump stop
Replies: 6
Views: 391

Re: Rubber bump stop


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Managed to convert the Honda bonnet rubber to something that will do the job.
by geordy55
Sat Feb 24, 2024 11:58 pm
Forum: Let's Talk about Slots
Topic: Rubber bump stop
Replies: 6
Views: 391

Re: Rubber bump stop

What's the outside diam? I think 'rubber mushroom, plug/stop/bumper' are the keywords. Otherwise you might use some solid rubber cylinder for the body attached to a 'small round rubber appliance foot'. :!?!: Thanks for the suggestion. These are small as the bigger diameter is 22mm. I’ve bought a co...
by geordy55
Fri Feb 23, 2024 4:17 pm
Forum: Let's Talk about Slots
Topic: Rubber bump stop
Replies: 6
Views: 391

Rubber bump stop

Does anyone know where I can get one of these from, or if not possible what people have done to make their own?

It’s from a Caille Commercial.

All help appreciated.
Dave
by geordy55
Sat Feb 03, 2024 11:21 pm
Forum: Discoveries
Topic: Quite a rare beasty - Mills Futurity
Replies: 15
Views: 1245

Re: Quite a rare beasty - Mills Futurity

I believe the phrase is, 'every cloud has a silver lining'!
by geordy55
Sat Dec 30, 2023 3:08 pm
Forum: Discoveries
Topic: Groetchen Pike’s Peak
Replies: 6
Views: 1763

Re: Groetchen Pike’s Peak

I restored the machine that the op has shown. I have loads of internal photos and I also have the drawings for the artwork which I recreated. Unfortunately at the moment I’m in the US, but will be back on 8th Jan. Drop me a private message to remind me and I’ll send what I have.
by geordy55
Mon Dec 04, 2023 8:39 am
Forum: Auction Community
Topic: Saleroom roundups
Replies: 242
Views: 141587

Re: Saleroom roundups

badpenny wrote: Fri Dec 01, 2023 7:49 pm I'll never get my head around a Bell Fruit Cascade at £600 (forgetting the one at £900 recently) closely followed by a Bryans Bullion at £400. Then again commission at 30+% plus VAT & Bri-nylon sock tax boggles my brain as well.

BP :o
Wish I’d seen that Bullion, been after one for ages.
by geordy55
Sun Nov 26, 2023 12:04 am
Forum: Auction Community
Topic: Spicers vintage slot machine auctions
Replies: 94
Views: 15083

Re: Spicers Auction 24.11.2023

Did anyone attend or watch online? Interested to know if those that were not sold got anywhere near their estimates, which in some cases were scarily high!
by geordy55
Sat Nov 25, 2023 11:55 pm
Forum: Auction Community
Topic: Spicers vintage slot machine auctions
Replies: 94
Views: 15083

Re: Spicers Auction 24.11.2023

JC wrote: Fri Nov 24, 2023 8:25 pm £900 for a Cascade? :shock:
That’s just ridiculous
by geordy55
Sun Oct 29, 2023 3:02 pm
Forum: Let's Talk about Slots
Topic: Essex Corn Exchange, Stock Broker & variants
Replies: 55
Views: 28957

Margins

Topic merged - Site Admin. This seems similar to the Stockbroker machines in that every operation is determined in advance. Anyone got any information on it ? Is the wheel supposed to spin freely or (like the Stockbroker) merely move a few sections at a time? If anyone has internal photos I’d appre...
by geordy55
Sun Oct 29, 2023 2:52 pm
Forum: Let's Talk about Slots
Topic: Atlas Test your Grip
Replies: 4
Views: 989

Re: Atlas Test your Grip

All fixed and working nicely now.
by geordy55
Sat Oct 28, 2023 9:14 pm
Forum: Let's Talk about Slots
Topic: Atlas Test your Grip
Replies: 4
Views: 989

Re: Atlas Test your Grip

Looks like that’s an emphatic no !
by geordy55
Wed Oct 25, 2023 5:46 pm
Forum: Let's Talk about Slots
Topic: Caille / Clement & Whales Countertop disc machines
Replies: 162
Views: 90573

Re: Caille / Clement & Whales Countertop disc machines

I bought that bloody awful looking yellow commercial !!
by geordy55
Wed Oct 25, 2023 5:32 pm
Forum: Let's Talk about Slots
Topic: Atlas Test your Grip
Replies: 4
Views: 989

Atlas Test your Grip

Hi everyone.
Has anyone got one of these machines? Sorting one out for someone and could really do with an internal photo of the mechanism.

All help appreciated.

Dave
by geordy55
Fri Jun 02, 2023 9:44 pm
Forum: Auction Community
Topic: Saleroom roundups
Replies: 242
Views: 141587

Re: Saleroom roundups

badpenny wrote: Tue May 30, 2023 8:31 pm Great stuff...
Win & Place allwin: £3,200 and then commission!!!!
Surely that’s a typo !
by geordy55
Sat Aug 13, 2022 10:02 pm
Forum: Let's Talk about Slots
Topic: It's Slick
Replies: 51
Views: 18500

Re: It's Slick

My old Slick, which I sold earlier this year.
by geordy55
Tue Jul 19, 2022 7:03 pm
Forum: Auction Community
Topic: Troostwijk auction in Belgium - 07/08/22
Replies: 7
Views: 1949

Re: Auction in Europe

Looking at the reviews, I wouldn’t touch them with a barge, never mind a barge pole!
by geordy55
Thu Jul 07, 2022 3:39 pm
Forum: Auction Community
Topic: Cottees Auction of coin operated machines
Replies: 65
Views: 12900

Re: Cottees Auction of coin operated machines

I thought mine was a bargain too, but there was very little interest in it.
by geordy55
Tue Jul 05, 2022 8:24 pm
Forum: Auction Community
Topic: Cottees Auction of coin operated machines
Replies: 65
Views: 12900

Re: Cottees Auction of coin operated machines

geordy55 wrote: Mon Jul 04, 2022 6:33 pm Interesting that the BDR was bought with commission for £495 and it’s a basic model, while I have one for sale at the same price with double jackpot and super jackpot which won’t sell ?
Sold today !!