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by daveslot
Wed Dec 07, 2005 3:11 pm
Forum: Questions and Answers
Topic: Egg vending machine
Replies: 2
Views: 2451

hi there, made by BMCo. i will try and post the original flyer
by daveslot
Fri Dec 02, 2005 11:57 pm
Forum: Questions and Answers
Topic: HOD CLOD contest
Replies: 8
Views: 2319

Hi, I have some original award cards for this machine - I will dig them out and see if they mention a manufacturer.
by daveslot
Fri Dec 02, 2005 11:53 pm
Forum: Questions and Answers
Topic: Egg vending machine
Replies: 2
Views: 2451

hi, i have the original flyer for this, i will dig it out and try and post on here
by daveslot
Sat Aug 20, 2005 3:18 pm
Forum: Questions and Answers
Topic: What is this horse machine???
Replies: 14
Views: 10190

PennyMachines wrote:For comparison see Le Grand Prix below, made in 1934 from a Mickey roulette.
I always thought the Mickey was a conversion, made after the mouse became very popular in the early 30s. I presumed they kept changing the character to current popular trends.
by daveslot
Wed Aug 17, 2005 11:26 am
Forum: Questions and Answers
Topic: Electra Amuser
Replies: 23
Views: 4632

Here's the pic.
by daveslot
Mon Aug 15, 2005 3:02 pm
Forum: Questions and Answers
Topic: Electra Amuser
Replies: 23
Views: 4632

Here's a pic of said machine.
by daveslot
Mon Aug 15, 2005 11:41 am
Forum: Questions and Answers
Topic: Electra Amuser
Replies: 23
Views: 4632

Electra Amuser

I have had a couple of these and I always thought they were an English conversion on a French machine - the mech and front hardware are typically French. I have incidentally seen the ball gallery on another classic English machine which was converted to shock.
by daveslot
Wed Jun 29, 2005 2:45 pm
Forum: Questions and Answers
Topic: Nixie tubes in slot machines
Replies: 70
Views: 32632

Nixie tubes in slot machines

Hi John, this is the one I would like to test. Any advice or should I just plug it in and stand well back :) I have seen one of these bulbs fitted to a machine in the past.
by daveslot
Sun Jun 26, 2005 9:11 pm
Forum: Questions and Answers
Topic: Nixie tubes in slot machines
Replies: 70
Views: 32632

Nixie tubes in slot machines

I have probably got one of these somewhere. I had a few put away to put on Green Rays. I thought I was the only collector of those strange bulbs, the ones with glowing letters when you plug them in. I had one with a 2 foot long advert in, plugged it in, worked for a few seconds then went off with an...
by daveslot
Fri Jun 24, 2005 10:36 pm
Forum: Questions and Answers
Topic: Nixie tubes in slot machines
Replies: 70
Views: 32632

Nixie tubes in slot machines

Yep, it works a treat, how does it get its power from the plasma ball. It's an ITT GN-4 by-the-way.