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by brigham
Wed Sep 22, 2021 5:02 pm
Forum: Questions and Answers
Topic: Misplaced queries
Replies: 10
Views: 165

Re: Carfield Club Nudger

tracy wrote: Wed Sep 22, 2021 12:57 pm Posted in Arena: 03/09/2020

Hi, I have a vintage Carfield Club Nudger 1970, and would like to know if there was another one around to compare. Thank you.
Yes, I have one.
If you manage to get the optical payout to work, do let me know how!
by brigham
Wed Sep 22, 2021 5:01 pm
Forum: Questions and Answers
Topic: Misplaced queries
Replies: 10
Views: 165

Re: Repair and restoration help needed

Posted in Arena: 24/08/2020 I have just purchased a Cromptoms Tooty Fruity Silver Award Machine 2p. Does anybody have a schematic diagram and or know any supplier of spare parts especially relays for the machine? Also any tips on restoring the cabinet. I've just taken delivery of one of these, from...
by brigham
Fri Sep 17, 2021 7:41 am
Forum: Introductions
Topic: Hello from Barry Island
Replies: 9
Views: 3863

Re: Hello from Barry Island

An 'old slot machine' is a bit like 'an old car'.
Prices vary.
by brigham
Wed Sep 15, 2021 7:50 am
Forum: Let's Talk about Slots
Topic: Mills Poinsettia identified
Replies: 7
Views: 350

Re: What type of slot machine is this!

A lot of Tom Boland re-vamps started out like this. only in as much as he reused the mechs from these and many other models surely If you look carefully at the Boland re-vamps, you can often see the wooden base and sides of the original case, the sides being either cut-down or extended to fit the n...
by brigham
Tue Sep 14, 2021 8:06 am
Forum: Let's Talk about Slots
Topic: Mills Poinsettia identified
Replies: 7
Views: 350

Re: What type of slot machine is this!

Definitely my type of machine.
I'm a sucker for anything on thre'penny bit.
Nice to see an original example. They mostly have add-on jackpot fronts, by Pace or Rockola.
A lot of Tom Boland re-vamps started out like this.
by brigham
Sun Sep 12, 2021 7:28 pm
Forum: Justice Scrutton's Tipple
Topic: Emma Raducana
Replies: 11
Views: 617

Re: Emma Raducana

I can't remember if it was Herbert Austin or William Morris who was denied membership of his local Golf Club, as a result of being a Motor Trader.

It worked out OK in the end. He bought the Club!
by brigham
Mon Sep 06, 2021 8:10 am
Forum: Questions and Answers
Topic: Bally Gold Cup Deluxe circa 1965
Replies: 22
Views: 6838

Re: Bally Gold Cup Deluxe circa 1965

I'm following this thread carefully.
I have a pile of these Panascope machines to tackle...
by brigham
Mon Sep 06, 2021 8:03 am
Forum: Tips and Tricks
Topic: Streets Shooter Conversion
Replies: 4
Views: 269

Re: Streets Shooter Conversion

I'm actually a vintage machine collector, rather than operator, so this to me is just another old machine lost.
by brigham
Mon Sep 06, 2021 7:58 am
Forum: Let's Talk about Slots
Topic: Bell-Fruit Manufacturing Co. bandits
Replies: 123
Views: 63587

Re: Watney's Red Barrel!!

Beautifully done, the artwork.

I have the Double Diamond version, and the artwork looks good...

Until the light comes on!
by brigham
Mon Sep 06, 2021 7:54 am
Forum: Let's Talk about Slots
Topic: It's Slick
Replies: 33
Views: 8212

Re: It's Slick

All attempts to persuade Jingle to re-join are in vain, although he won't say why.

His amazing
Prose
Was well-known
And the Forum is
All the poorer
Without him.