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by clubconsoles
Mon Sep 28, 2020 6:41 pm
Forum: Open Forum
Topic: More Money than Brains....
Replies: 20
Views: 2609

Re: More Money than Brains....

I agree with all that. Top prices will always draw others out of the woodwork, especially if it's an item where literally thousands were made. But there is another factor at work with the 1015 here.... the modern repros that play the 45s and CDs and now even Bluetooth. They look exactly like the ori...
by clubconsoles
Mon Sep 28, 2020 5:56 pm
Forum: Questions and Answers
Topic: Buckley Jewel Box Digger restoration
Replies: 42
Views: 9964

Re: Buckley Jewel Box Digger restoration

I have an original CAST IRON treasure Island trap door. PM for further details, measurements etc!
by clubconsoles
Mon Sep 28, 2020 5:50 pm
Forum: Open Forum
Topic: Deluxe Buckley Digger project
Replies: 37
Views: 9831

Re: Deluxe Buckley Digger project

i have just acquired more repro trim parts (all starbursts for side and lower doors) as well as this Original cast iron Buckley treasure Island trap door. PM me if you need anything??
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by clubconsoles
Mon Sep 28, 2020 5:43 pm
Forum: Discoveries
Topic: Buckley "Rol-A-top"
Replies: 1
Views: 2379

Re: Buckley "Rol-A-top"

not all orange, Coppin. Also a copper colour too. Here is a very rare console model from my collection.
Buckley did away with the Watling tin strips replacing with their own bar symbol.
by clubconsoles
Sun Sep 27, 2020 12:06 pm
Forum: Open Forum
Topic: More Money than Brains....
Replies: 20
Views: 2609

Re: More Money than Brains....

Morphy's have had nothing but bad feedback from customers about pulling out of Vegas. They use the reasoning that the Vegas site was not cost effective to run, but it should have been worth them subsidising it to keep it there longer. There was a noticeable decline in attendance over recent years a...
by clubconsoles
Sat Sep 26, 2020 8:03 pm
Forum: Open Forum
Topic: More Money than Brains....
Replies: 20
Views: 2609

Re: More Money than Brains....

Roger
They have always been high, seem to be even higher since their previous auctions were cancelled due to Covid. Maybe they are trying to make up for lost commission by ramping up estimates. Was a great shame they pulled out of Vegas, i doubt i will go again :( :(
by clubconsoles
Mon Aug 10, 2020 5:33 pm
Forum: Feedback
Topic: Arena subscription
Replies: 15
Views: 3907

Re: Arena subscription

Same here please, can you send me a paypal invoice for £5. Thank you!
by clubconsoles
Mon Jul 27, 2020 4:01 pm
Forum: Discoveries
Topic: Unusual UK conversion on a Jennings
Replies: 19
Views: 2676

Re: Unusual UK conversion on a Jennings

I would say what you have there is a total reproduction and not a conversion of a Jennings Governor, no offence!
by clubconsoles
Mon Jul 20, 2020 7:31 pm
Forum: Open Forum
Topic: REPAIRERS
Replies: 2
Views: 891

Re: REPAIRERS

Well, too far away for me, but someone closer would be able to help out, im sure As the previous poster pointed out, you are a little short on detail. A rough age of machines would be nice, makers name would really help, all machines are not created equal! Some are near impossible to get parts for n...
by clubconsoles
Thu Jul 09, 2020 4:48 pm
Forum: Auction Community
Topic: Jennings Witch and Black Cat
Replies: 9
Views: 2779

Re: Jennings Witch and Black Cat

Yes I spotted this and knew a fake straight away as serial 106271.
I was amazed it fetched that much. Hope the buyer was aware it was a Victoria B???