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by daveslot
Sun Jan 03, 2010 4:34 pm
Forum: Let's Talk about Slots
Topic: Turn back the clock...
Replies: 17
Views: 4487

Re: Turn back the clock...

To start the parade, for me, it would be "The Cricket Match" by Automatic Sports Company.
Same for me John, but I would add a Tansley working model.
by daveslot
Sun Jan 03, 2010 4:13 pm
Forum: Auction Community
Topic: Jennings Comet
Replies: 16
Views: 4272

Re: Jennings Comet

I think this is a genuine Jennings made in Chicago for export to here, though a Galaxy front door looks as though it would be a straight swap for the Comet one. As for British slots appearing in the States, large numbers were sent in the 1970s. I knew 1 exporter who sent a full container a month to ...
by daveslot
Sun Dec 20, 2009 4:21 pm
Forum: Let's Talk about Slots
Topic: The Wonders List
Replies: 85
Views: 42602

Re: Wonders pictures

It was Charterhouse in Sherborne - I was lucky enough to be the under-bidder :-( and it had been converted to single coin payout.
by daveslot
Fri Dec 18, 2009 4:10 pm
Forum: Let's Talk about Slots
Topic: The Wonders List
Replies: 85
Views: 42602

Re: Wonders pictures

hi pennymachines, was that you on the telephone bidding for the Pot Luck?
by daveslot
Fri Aug 07, 2009 9:24 am
Forum: Let's Talk about Slots
Topic: Airship wall machines
Replies: 39
Views: 11261

Re: another new find

Nice machine, looks like a converted Airship Profit Sharer by Jentzsch & Meerz.
by daveslot
Thu Aug 06, 2009 11:44 am
Forum: Discoveries
Topic: Haydon & Urry Game of Barrels identified
Replies: 3
Views: 1546

Re: OLD TEASER

Made by Haydon and Urry, circa 1900, or Game of Barrels, Licenced Victuallers Co., London, circa 1898.
by daveslot
Wed Apr 29, 2009 7:10 pm
Forum: Discoveries
Topic: Mills Futurity - A cheating Mills Bandit?
Replies: 34
Views: 12487

Re: Mills Futurity - A cheating Mills Bandit?

There is another Mills cheating bandit - a small number of Horsehead Bonus machines had a similar layout to the Futurity making it hard to hit a bonus letter.
by daveslot
Mon Apr 13, 2009 8:44 pm
Forum: Questions and Answers
Topic: Radio Rifle
Replies: 16
Views: 4633

Re: Radio Rifle

Here are some pics of the rifle. I have a film somewhere - there were 12 different images on it but no adverts.
by daveslot
Fri Apr 10, 2009 11:02 am
Forum: Questions and Answers
Topic: Radio Rifle
Replies: 16
Views: 4633

Re: Radio Rifle

I used to own one of these - the film with it had cartoon characters on it. I have a picture of the rifle somewhere.
by daveslot
Sun Mar 22, 2009 4:37 pm
Forum: Auction Community
Topic: British bargain on ebay.com
Replies: 3
Views: 1756

Re: British bargain on ebay.com

I have had a couple of these - I agree they are ex French machines used in the UK. The stars on the playfield are placed on top of the original French paperwork. Never seen one on shock though. Rumour has it that entire arcades here were on shock to get round local gambling laws; I have had things s...