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by seasidedan
Thu Feb 18, 2021 10:21 am
Forum: Auction Community
Topic: Auction in Wakefield tomorrow
Replies: 14
Views: 3569

Re: Auction in Wakefield tomorrow

Just an update, one of the units sold for £850: https://www.easyliveauction.com/catalog ... l-lot-483/
by seasidedan
Tue Feb 16, 2021 4:08 pm
Forum: Auction Community
Topic: Auction in Wakefield tomorrow
Replies: 14
Views: 3569

Re: Auction in Wakefield tomorrow

If it helps, I made a bid of £400 on the second item and didn't win, so the reserve was definitely north of that mark.
by seasidedan
Tue Feb 16, 2021 3:01 pm
Forum: Auction Community
Topic: Auction in Wakefield tomorrow
Replies: 14
Views: 3569

Auction in Wakefield tomorrow

Hi guys, tomorrow there are a pair of Allwins going through my local auction in Wakefield: https://www.easyliveauction.com/catalogue/lot/1dc4b12fd9a439dd55089e60bcf1df4f/0af8d24542e81eb9357e7ef448a6646f/specialist-collectables-auction-to-include-collectabl-lot-484/ https://www.easyliveauction.com/ca...
by seasidedan
Mon Feb 15, 2021 9:39 am
Forum: Introductions
Topic: New member from the North
Replies: 10
Views: 3560

Re: New member from the North

Thanks guys, after a long and chilly Saturday in the garage I did make some progress with the machine. It's spinning quite nicely, although sometimes the coin drop jams randomly and has to be manually released. I've arranged for the machine to be serviced by Mr Henry Powell and hopefully get her run...
by seasidedan
Fri Feb 12, 2021 8:49 am
Forum: Introductions
Topic: New member from the North
Replies: 10
Views: 3560

Re: New member from the North

Thanks guys, very interesting already and appreciate all your input. After a 30 minute struggle to get the cabinet open (key was inside somehow) I got a look at the issues, of which there are many! The arm was jammed, coin slot jammed, coin drop jammed - sorry if these are the wrong descriptions! Af...
by seasidedan
Thu Feb 11, 2021 4:28 pm
Forum: Introductions
Topic: New member from the North
Replies: 10
Views: 3560

Re: New member from the North

Hi guys, spot on, its the one from Elite - they are just around the corner from me :) I did also try to buy the allwin from this weeks auction but the reserve was beyond what I was willing to go to on a first purchase. The machine is in a reasonably rough state compared to the auction pictures - typ...
by seasidedan
Thu Feb 11, 2021 9:39 am
Forum: Introductions
Topic: New member from the North
Replies: 10
Views: 3560

New member from the North

Good morning everyone, I am Dan, a long time lover of vintage slot machines, and now I'm delighted to say the proud owner of one! I grew up in Bridlington, surrounded by the arcades, many of which still had a lot of the vintage allwins and Aristrocrats available to play on. We also had a fantastic m...