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by jpjim777
Thu Sep 06, 2018 4:36 pm
Forum: Open Forum
Topic: Aristocrat Olympic Take Ten
Replies: 18
Views: 4372

Re: Aristocrat Olympic Take Ten

Hi Folks, despite my previous statement involving Tanners and Bobs I think Aristomatic may be correct. Today I worked the ratchet mechanism by hand and I can confirm that once set there appears to be 10 clicks before it reverts to normal play. I have obviously not checked this with a fully functioni...
by jpjim777
Wed Sep 05, 2018 12:52 pm
Forum: Open Forum
Topic: Aristocrat Olympic Take Ten
Replies: 18
Views: 4372

Re: Aristocrat Olympic Take Ten

Well folks, I think both reasons are plausible but I will resolve the discussion when I have restored this machine and this feature is working...... this could take a while. I have read that this feature was less than reliable, and this is obviously the case here as it has been disabled, and the art...
by jpjim777
Mon Sep 03, 2018 6:50 pm
Forum: Open Forum
Topic: Aristocrat Olympic Take Ten
Replies: 18
Views: 4372

Re: Aristocrat Olympic Take Ten

Many thanks to all you folks. Wow what a fast response. Absolutely Brilliant !! Yes this machine could be quite a challenge, I like a challenge..... The cabinet is very rusty at the base, holes and bits missing, stored on the damp cellar floor so no surprise there, but the rest of it is ok. The lock...
by jpjim777
Mon Sep 03, 2018 8:07 am
Forum: Open Forum
Topic: Aristocrat Olympic Take Ten
Replies: 18
Views: 4372

Aristocrat Olympic Take Ten

Hi Folks, I Recently acquired an Aristocrat Olympic Take Ten, 1966 and running on 6d's. It spent the last 35+ years in a damp cellar and was consigned to the skip in a big clear out. It was promptly rescued from the skip and opened to reveal innards that were in good working condition. That's the go...