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by livinginthepast
Thu May 12, 2016 4:43 pm
Forum: Questions and Answers
Topic: Still need a 1p S10 Mechanism
Replies: 16
Views: 1865

Re: Still need a 1p S10 Mechanism

Make sure the coin mech is completely clean. The cradle should be taken off by removing the circlip, and the pivot pin cleaned. Also clean the cradle pivot hole by forcing a matchstick into it and twisting. Reassemble and test.
by livinginthepast
Tue Dec 22, 2015 2:39 pm
Forum: Feedback
Topic: Auto login
Replies: 102
Views: 12907

Re: Auto login

And the tick box is back!!!
by livinginthepast
Tue Dec 22, 2015 1:06 pm
Forum: Feedback
Topic: Auto login
Replies: 102
Views: 12907

Re: Auto login

I'm on a laptop windows 8.1. It has been fine until a few days ago......There is no longer a tick box to stay logged in.
by livinginthepast
Mon Dec 21, 2015 7:34 pm
Forum: Feedback
Topic: Auto login
Replies: 102
Views: 12907

Re: Auto login

My auto login in has stopped working now!
by livinginthepast
Mon Oct 12, 2015 9:02 am
Forum: Discoveries
Topic: Unidentified BMCo allwin
Replies: 13
Views: 1840

Re: Unidentified BMCo allwin

These tall cabinets had top lift out fronts with top locks.
by livinginthepast
Wed Sep 23, 2015 7:03 pm
Forum: Questions and Answers
Topic: Bally gold award fruit machine help
Replies: 45
Views: 8072

Re: Bally gold award fruit machine help

The coil armature is missing - it pivots in the slot below the spring and is pulled down by the coil, so releasing the handle mechanism.
by livinginthepast
Mon Aug 31, 2015 9:03 pm
Forum: Discoveries
Topic: Rare 1959 bally deluxe bowling club project
Replies: 8
Views: 1166

Re: Rare 1959 bally deluxe bowling club project

I had one of these years ago Bob It was a nice game. I think the puck was chrome plated steel about 3 inches diameter
by livinginthepast
Wed Aug 19, 2015 5:55 pm
Forum: Mechanical Memories Magazine
Topic: British Mutoscope
Replies: 8
Views: 5243

Re: British Mutoscope

Its still on Ebay Bob
Looks a nice machine!
by livinginthepast
Wed Aug 19, 2015 5:10 pm
Forum: Mechanical Memories Magazine
Topic: British Mutoscope
Replies: 8
Views: 5243

Re: British Mutoscope

Can anybody suggest who the manufacturer of this mutoscope may be?
by livinginthepast
Sun Aug 09, 2015 6:58 pm
Forum: Open Forum
Topic: Average payouts on mechanical slots?
Replies: 10
Views: 1309

Re: Average payouts on mechanical slots?

Gameswat is dead right. All the old mechanicals seemed to be set on 78%.This must have been considered to be the optimum payout percentage. You can calculate the actual percentage if you count the number of each symbol on each reel and work out how many times they will occur in 8000 plays--assuming ...