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by badpenny
Sun Jan 26, 2020 5:55 pm
Forum: Auction Community
Topic: Coventry Spring Auction 22nd March 2020
Replies: 32
Views: 2891

Re: Coventry Spring Auction 22nd March 2020

I was also reacting to a verbal snippet passed to me from a different direction recently.
I hope they are both wrong. :tut
by badpenny
Sun Jan 26, 2020 3:55 pm
Forum: Questions and Answers
Topic: Mills Hi Top - Ebay
Replies: 13
Views: 500

Re: Mills Hi Top - Ebay

Very funny, the blurb ends saying .. First sensible offer will secure... which is clearly not something he's prepared to do himself.

His feedback over the last year makes interesting reading.
by badpenny
Sun Jan 26, 2020 12:17 am
Forum: Auction Community
Topic: Coventry Spring Auction 22nd March 2020
Replies: 32
Views: 2891

Re: Coventry Spring Auction 22nd March 2020

Getting kinda boring ain't it? :NBG: In the past some have defended him by saying "... well it's a business decision ..." I say, can anyone point out any other auctions he deliberately clashes with? It's a small hobby, there's no need for anyone to deliberately restrict your opportunities to pursue ...
by badpenny
Sun Jan 19, 2020 11:33 am
Forum: Let's Talk about Slots
Topic: OK, let's talk RARE one arm bandits....
Replies: 31
Views: 3996

Re: OK, let's talk RARE one arm bandits....

clubconsoles wrote:
Wed Apr 18, 2018 7:57 pm
This is probably rarest in my collection.
I know this is nearly 2 years old, but I'm a bit slow these days ..... why would a machine that is a vendor front (twin columns to boot) also have a side vendor? How many tubes of mints does the operator want you to have?

BP !PUZZLED!
by badpenny
Sat Jan 18, 2020 8:20 pm
Forum: Let's Talk about Slots
Topic: La Puce, French cascade type
Replies: 6
Views: 707

Re: La Puce, French cascade type

Very nice, I like those a lot.
I've only seen the post decimal Bell Fruit Cascade in this country.

BP :cool:
by badpenny
Sat Jan 18, 2020 2:40 pm
Forum: Questions and Answers
Topic: Cleaning old pennies
Replies: 5
Views: 535

Re: Cleaning old pennies

......... and if you mix it 3:1 with Toilet Duck it's really quite palatable.
by badpenny
Tue Jan 14, 2020 8:27 pm
Forum: Auction Community
Topic: Coventry Spring Auction 22nd March 2020
Replies: 32
Views: 2891

Re: Coventry Spring Auction 22nd March 2020

.... bring 'em with you.
by badpenny
Tue Jan 14, 2020 3:09 pm
Forum: Open Forum
Topic: Andy Pollitt
Replies: 10
Views: 1736

Re: Andy Pollitt

To close this sad chapter, I was delighted to hear from Andy's sister today that his collection had found a new home in its entirety. "I managed to sell all of Andy’s machines to a single collector in Melbourne just before Christmas. He had met Andy before, and also visited him, so was aware of the ...
by badpenny
Tue Jan 14, 2020 10:19 am
Forum: Announcements
Topic: Forum Software Update
Replies: 36
Views: 19221

Re: Forum Software Update

I've suddenly noticed my email inbox is showing Pennymachines notifications.
So I guess that's something else you've kicked awake Mr. P

BP :cool:
by badpenny
Mon Jan 13, 2020 10:31 pm
Forum: Questions and Answers
Topic: Cleaning old pennies
Replies: 5
Views: 535

Re: Cleaning old pennies

Much better than sticking them into a home made grit tumbler, says I.

BP :didact: