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by cait001
Tue Jul 20, 2021 10:58 pm
Forum: See it Operate!
Topic: Ball catching games
Replies: 19
Views: 5142

Re: Ball catching games

Slick is amazing but alas I doubt I'll ever have a chance to purchase one.

I do think Retreeva is a better game for having at home than Payramid.
by cait001
Tue Jul 20, 2021 2:39 pm
Forum: See it Operate!
Topic: Ball catching games
Replies: 19
Views: 5142

Re: Ball catching games

Unsure what the standard width is. Is there any advertising copy we can check?
I've seen Retreeva photos that look wide like the video, and just the width of two pins.
by cait001
Tue Jul 20, 2021 2:33 pm
Forum: Open Forum
Topic: Novomat Restoration
Replies: 21
Views: 8792

Re: Novomat Restoration

Picking up one of these to work on soon. Thanks for this thread.
by cait001
Mon Jul 19, 2021 4:31 pm
Forum: See it Operate!
Topic: Ball catching games
Replies: 19
Views: 5142

Re: Ball catching games

OK, all other aspects aside, which catcher game do you find the most FUN to play. I like the Payramind and Retreeva-style ones well enough, but I think I enjoy playing the "American style" kicker-catcher ones even more. There's something about the "illusion of control" when you'r...
by cait001
Fri Jul 09, 2021 9:36 pm
Forum: Discoveries
Topic: Conveyors
Replies: 5
Views: 754

Re: Conveyors

save them! you can doooooo it!
by cait001
Fri Jul 09, 2021 9:35 pm
Forum: Auction Community
Topic: EH / Collector Connector sales
Replies: 1294
Views: 392967

Re: EH / Collector Connector sales

Just to add to this topic I did make quite a few "absentee" bids when the Elephant House was operating and always bid the highest I was prepared to pay. In all but one of those bids, if I won the item it was at a lower amount than my ceiling so that, to me, was a fair battle just as if I ...
by cait001
Thu Jul 01, 2021 1:59 am
Forum: Open Forum
Topic: Bit of a show off moment!
Replies: 15
Views: 859

Re: Bit of a show off moment!

Very cool! Two questions: can we see the machines on the left side? What tunes you playing on the speakers? :)
by cait001
Thu Jun 24, 2021 2:12 am
Forum: Let's Talk about Slots
Topic: Very old amusement arcade
Replies: 16
Views: 1206

Re: Very old amusement arcade

What would they cost to operate, and can someone put that in perspective to today's costs? Like what would be the outlay for someone going up there and putting a coin in all 7 of them?
by cait001
Tue Jun 22, 2021 4:32 pm
Forum: Discoveries
Topic: Crooch Patience roll-a-penny
Replies: 3
Views: 376

Re: Crooch Patience roll-a-penny

what causes the coin to fall in the background holes vs not?
by cait001
Tue Jun 22, 2021 4:31 pm
Forum: Discoveries
Topic: No Room Left
Replies: 14
Views: 5297

Re: No Room Left

Members should also check out "Pawn Stars"...It films actutal negotiations in a pawn store in Las Vegas Nevada, U.S.A.............ROGER Pawn Stars is very fake / Reality TV Produced. American Pickers has a lot of normal Reality TV trickery, but you have to enjoy it for just meeting the pe...