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by arrgee
Thu Dec 03, 2020 11:56 am
Forum: Auction Community
Topic: Cottees Auction of coin operated machines
Replies: 9
Views: 1597

Re: Cottees Auction of coin operated machines

aristomatic wrote:with estimates that suggest you will not grab a bargain
Plus of course the usual commission which in this case is 18% + VAT
by arrgee
Sun Nov 29, 2020 3:44 pm
Forum: Auction Community
Topic: Coventry Spring Auction 22nd March 2020
Replies: 49
Views: 16981

Re: Coventry Spring Auction 22nd March 2020

What is normal Jimmy?. :!?!:
by arrgee
Thu Nov 26, 2020 2:43 pm
Forum: Questions and Answers
Topic: Bryans Pendulum - Which Top is Correct?
Replies: 4
Views: 1145

Re: Bryans Pendulum - Which Top is Correct?

Pic of a Bryans Walden Goliath Crane, topped with circular based 1930s style Art Deco glass finial lamp in the shape of a flame. I would think in this instance a circular top collar to the 6 sided 'roof' would have been more appropriate. Bryans supplied both circular globe and lantern style capping...
by arrgee
Thu Nov 26, 2020 10:43 am
Forum: Discoveries
Topic: Another odd bandit
Replies: 1
Views: 654

Re: another odd bandit

Now that is an interesting item for the front room, especially if the pump was connected to a keg of beer! !!CHEERS!!
by arrgee
Thu Nov 26, 2020 10:38 am
Forum: Introductions
Topic: Hello from Miami
Replies: 2
Views: 542

Re: Hello from Miami

Welcome to the forum william, are you a collector of machines or just have a nostalgic yearning for mis-spent boyhood activities in the old arcades?
by arrgee
Tue Nov 24, 2020 5:43 pm
Forum: Introductions
Topic: Where have all the slots gone?
Replies: 28
Views: 9511

Re: Where have all the slots gone?

(quoting from eBay) I can assure you that our specialised team is working 24X7 on such machine listings, hence you will gradually see a decrease in the volume of such listings on the site. Disingenuous at best, but quite frankly the statement from ebay is totally inaccurate, as tallstory mentions, ...
by arrgee
Tue Nov 24, 2020 3:53 pm
Forum: Questions and Answers
Topic: The Lucky 12 flickball
Replies: 8
Views: 1725

Re: The Lucky 12 flickball

john t peterson wrote:You are correct, Arrgee. About 15 years ago, I had a run of 100 of these control/release arms reproduced
15 years ago!!! :!: :shock: :o
by arrgee
Tue Nov 24, 2020 3:42 pm
Forum: Introductions
Topic: Where have all the slots gone?
Replies: 28
Views: 9511

Re: Where have all the slots gone?

I have heard of many bandits being pulled off eBay - but an Allwin !!! :!?!: There are over a couple of dozen on there at the moment including two Pilwins ?? Have you upset someone recently Brian? I do recall a few years back quite a debate on this forum about the issue of slots being pulled and th...
by arrgee
Thu Nov 19, 2020 9:49 am
Forum: Questions and Answers
Topic: The Lucky 12 flickball
Replies: 8
Views: 1725

Re: The Lucky 12 flickball

I seem to recall a number of years ago that replacement arms were available from one of our members on this site, vague feeling it was via our American Arm: John T Peterson. Is my aged memory correct John?
by arrgee
Sun Nov 15, 2020 10:13 am
Forum: Discoveries
Topic: Recent Discovery
Replies: 12
Views: 2681

Re: Recent Discovery

Love the paintwork on that Allwin, would be sacrilege to strip it down and violate the great looks of this old machine