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by restoman
Tue Jun 01, 2021 8:41 pm
Forum: Questions and Answers
Topic: Treasure Cave (Elephant Gift Vender)
Replies: 55
Views: 30762

Re: Treasure Cave (Elephant Gift Vender)

Definitely keeping the elephant and as much of the original machine as I can. There's a top flash to go on it as well, but one of the glass panels is broken, and it makes it too tall to go through a standard door, so may have to be a bit of sympathetic re-work on that. I've even got a load of origin...
by restoman
Mon May 31, 2021 9:42 am
Forum: Open Forum
Topic: Lockdown Restos
Replies: 4
Views: 999

Re: Lockdown Restos

Thought it was woodworm had eaten the Bullion case but was probably the mouse I found mummified in the coin box
by restoman
Mon May 31, 2021 6:45 am
Forum: Open Forum
Topic: Lockdown Restos
Replies: 4
Views: 999

Lockdown Restos

Here’s a small selection of some of the machines I’ve repaired/restored during lockdown
by restoman
Mon May 31, 2021 6:25 am
Forum: Questions and Answers
Topic: Treasure Cave (Elephant Gift Vender)
Replies: 55
Views: 30762

Re: Treasure Cave (Elephant Gift Vender)

Bought mine about 18 months ago, rebuilt the mechanism onto a new base board as original planks had warped and split. Also updated electrics as originals were lethal.

It’s working now but still got to restore the outside.
by restoman
Mon Sep 28, 2020 10:52 pm
Forum: Introductions
Topic: Hello From The Worlds First Garden City
Replies: 6
Views: 4213

Re: Hello From The Worlds First Garden City

Thank you - I think every machine I’ve worked on has had a different challenge so building a good knowledge base and re-learning some old skills - and gaining a few new ones !!!
by restoman
Mon Sep 28, 2020 9:31 pm
Forum: Introductions
Topic: Hello From The Worlds First Garden City
Replies: 6
Views: 4213

Hello From The Worlds First Garden City

I’m new to this forum but had various arcade machines for a number of years. Having been involved in various forms of engineering most of my life I had to give up my job running an engineering company a couple of years ago as I have Parkinson’s and it got too bad for me to continue. Last year I deci...