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by cait001
Thu Apr 18, 2024 2:22 pm
Forum: Let's Talk about Slots
Topic: Sega Basketball and clones
Replies: 12
Views: 1183

Re: Sega Basketball?

Topic moved & merged - Site Admin. Just purchased this Basketball machine today (rather strange after reading Cait001 post in Niche collections this very morning.) Big question: who made it? Does not look like the Sega in Cait001 post. Can anybody advise on the ball used and does anyone know ho...
by cait001
Thu Apr 18, 2024 1:53 pm
Forum: Auction Community
Topic: Morphy April 2024 auction catalogue
Replies: 14
Views: 975

Re: Morphy April 2024 auction catalogue

Hi, just replied to your email. My hobby-time is sometimes just in short bursts, with indeterminate gaps in between, so apologies for the delay. Def interested, but I'm going to see if someone has the set first, just to simplify.
!!RAYOF!!
by cait001
Thu Apr 18, 2024 12:53 am
Forum: Let's Talk about Slots
Topic: Sega Basketball and clones
Replies: 12
Views: 1183

Re: Sega Basketball?

Ding ding ding we have a winner!
Nicely spotted.
by cait001
Wed Apr 17, 2024 9:49 pm
Forum: Let's Talk about Slots
Topic: Sega Basketball and clones
Replies: 12
Views: 1183

Re: Sega Basketball?

adding: I do think your machine is an earlier model. At least, initially. Yours has the three holes for each leg visible. It appears retrofitted with the extra green base, and then the robust coin door added. I'd be curious to know if you feel that retrofit was an amateur one-off or done by a factor...
by cait001
Wed Apr 17, 2024 9:45 pm
Forum: Let's Talk about Slots
Topic: Sega Basketball and clones
Replies: 12
Views: 1183

Re: Sega Basketball?

Just purchased this Basketball machine today (rather strange after reading Cait001 post in Niche collections this very morning.) Big question: who made it? Does not look like the Sega in Cait001 post. Can anybody advise on the ball used and does anyone know how / who can repair cracks in the angula...
by cait001
Wed Apr 17, 2024 6:03 pm
Forum: Auction Community
Topic: Morphy April 2024 auction catalogue
Replies: 14
Views: 975

Re: Morphy April 2024 auction catalogue

One last entry on Bill Howard. He had a third book published,"What's Worth Keeping." 2022. All the pictures in Bill's books are excellent and he recounts how he came to obtain the games. Any chance you, or anyone else, would sell Bill Howard's books? I'd like to buy them to do high resolu...
by cait001
Wed Apr 17, 2024 6:01 pm
Forum: Questions and Answers
Topic: Identifying this machine
Replies: 4
Views: 430

Re: Identifying this machine

Following! Fascinating.
by cait001
Mon Apr 15, 2024 10:30 pm
Forum: Open Forum
Topic: Niche Collections
Replies: 25
Views: 12427

Re: Niche Collections

Niche Mechanisms 007: basketball ball-popping
https://pinballnovice.blogspot.com/2024 ... -ball.html

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by cait001
Sat Apr 06, 2024 9:22 pm
Forum: Questions and Answers
Topic: A.T.E. 21 exhibitors? 1965
Replies: 2
Views: 166

Re: A.T.E. 21 exhibitors? 1965

these two pages on my site have a very few photos taken at trade shows in the 60's I do not know what shows or the actual dates other than the photo labled "1963 photo of the London amusement machine trade fair at the Horticultural halls shows Ruffler&Walker's stand front middle with Morri...
by cait001
Sat Apr 06, 2024 5:13 pm
Forum: Questions and Answers
Topic: A.T.E. 21 exhibitors? 1965
Replies: 2
Views: 166

A.T.E. 21 exhibitors? 1965

Does anyone have the exhibitor list and/or photos of exhibits at A.T.E. 21 of 1965? (Amusement Trade Exhibition) searching through magazines all I've been able to find is a handful of photos of few people there, but that's it. I have exhibitor lists from A.T.E. 20 (1964) and 22 (1966) and 23 (1966),...