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by brigham
Mon May 20, 2019 10:03 am
Forum: Questions and Answers
Topic: Aristocrat Clubmaster
Replies: 16
Views: 452

Re: Aristocrat Clubmaster

Fablon is best kept for kitchen knife drawers.
...Unless Lesley Judd says otherwise.
by brigham
Tue May 14, 2019 4:09 pm
Forum: Questions and Answers
Topic: Aristocrat Clubmaster
Replies: 16
Views: 452

Re: Aristocrat Clubmaster

It goes right back to the early days in the US, to the days of gum and mint vendors. There was no problem putting coin into the machine; that was a simple retail sale. The problem came when the machine paid out in current coin. In many areas, a cash payout was nothing more than gambling, and not all...
by brigham
Tue May 14, 2019 10:00 am
Forum: Questions and Answers
Topic: Aristocrat Clubmaster
Replies: 16
Views: 452

Re: Aristocrat Clubmaster

Tokens with a hole were designed not to be playable in the machine, for the usual reason; getting round the never-ending absurdity of gaming laws.
by brigham
Sat May 11, 2019 10:46 am
Forum: Questions and Answers
Topic: Limelite payout pintable
Replies: 14
Views: 465

Re: Limelite payout pintable

I have a KOPPO.
I thought that it was Shields, too, but it has a metal case, rather than wood.
I'm trying to learn how to post pictures; I'll put them both on as soon as I've grasped it.
by brigham
Sat May 11, 2019 9:09 am
Forum: Mechanical Memories Magazine
Topic: 1960s rarities
Replies: 3
Views: 2462

Re: 1960s rarities

aristomatic wrote:
Fri Nov 21, 2014 6:25 pm
Heavily revamped on a new penny:
The Horror....The Horror.
by brigham
Fri May 10, 2019 10:58 am
Forum: Questions and Answers
Topic: Limelite payout pintable
Replies: 14
Views: 465

Limelite payout pintable

I've finally got round to my Limelight pintable, in the long queue of items 'stored dead'. There was some mention of them on here, years ago. They were distributed by Philip Shefras, but I'm guessing that they were built by Shields of Bridlington. So far, it appears to be 'all-mains', but there's a ...
by brigham
Wed May 01, 2019 7:50 am
Forum: Discoveries
Topic: Automatic Medical Electric Machine
Replies: 7
Views: 633

Re: Automatic Medical Electric Machine

Speaking from experience, I'd say that the seller is wrong.
(Especially if working for an Auction House).
by brigham
Tue Apr 30, 2019 7:53 am
Forum: Questions and Answers
Topic: Rialto (Wulff) transformer
Replies: 3
Views: 249

Re: Rialto (Wulff) transformer

Are those universally-used screw-type connectors seriously not known in America?
by brigham
Tue Apr 30, 2019 7:49 am
Forum: Questions and Answers
Topic: Sega clone
Replies: 31
Views: 3326

Re: Sega clone

The black cash tray is a good idea.
I sprayed one silver for the same reason, and it doesn't look half as good as your black one.
by brigham
Fri Apr 26, 2019 7:34 am
Forum: Questions and Answers
Topic: Bryans Bullion conversion, or not???
Replies: 6
Views: 544

Re: Bryans Bullion conversion, or not???

It might be 'Decimal Ready', like TV sets were 'BBC2 Ready'.