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by badpenny
Tue Sep 08, 2020 12:37 pm
Forum: Open Forum
Topic: Temple’s Penny Arcade Trailer Project
Replies: 51
Views: 3161

Re: Temple’s Penny Arcade Trailer Project

Some of you coin experts out there may spot the date on the old penny! I was considering running a competition where customers that find one in their purchased old pennies can win £50 😂 Paul .... If you check This thread I started two years ago you'll see a connection. Too many buckets of pre decim...
by badpenny
Tue Sep 08, 2020 12:25 pm
Forum: Open Forum
Topic: Mills Hi Top cash box door
Replies: 5
Views: 212

Re: Mills Hi Top cash box door

Alan .... If you follow This Link you'll find a downloadable pdf file of The Genuine Mills Bell Machine Parts & Service Manual. Scroll down to the second photo and you'll see the part you're referring to. Mills called it "Cash Box Door Assembly & Lock". Sadly due to Covid we have not been able to ho...
by badpenny
Tue Sep 08, 2020 12:09 pm
Forum: Questions and Answers
Topic: Fortune Teller Cards
Replies: 3
Views: 252

Re: Fortune Teller Cards

Our very own Clive Baker whom I guess deserves to be recognised as one of our hobbies Grandfathers, supplies them.
Follow this link to the Archives/Spares section of this website.

Welcome on board!

BP :cool:
by badpenny
Mon Aug 31, 2020 3:09 pm
Forum: Auction Community
Topic: Saleroom roundups
Replies: 88
Views: 37865

Re: Saleroom roundups

.... and Nostalgic too. :o
Cheap Primus though.

BP
by badpenny
Sat Aug 29, 2020 2:03 pm
Forum: Questions and Answers
Topic: Williams Spanish Eyes pinball
Replies: 7
Views: 432

Re: Spanish eyes

special when lit wrote:
Sat Aug 29, 2020 12:50 pm
I had a Spanish Eyes once, great game to play, but never did like the graphics!
I played pinball constantly in the early 70s, it was a popular machine except that headboard made it feel like you were playing a migraine.

BP :dammit:
by badpenny
Thu Aug 27, 2020 12:18 pm
Forum: See it Operate!
Topic: Vintage Slots in Films and Newsreels
Replies: 204
Views: 70977

Re: Vintage Slots in Films and Newsreels

Looks like the machines are carefully being removed while a couple of gash tables and a pack of cards are thrown over board. More done for the cameras, but very interesting.
Thanks for posting.

BP :cool:
by badpenny
Wed Aug 26, 2020 8:32 pm
Forum: Questions and Answers
Topic: Electromatic Wheel-Em-In
Replies: 15
Views: 556

Re: Wheel em in

In which case, sadly it's... what's the expression? Mutton dressed as lamb? No. All fur coat and no knickers? A deceiver, imposter, faker, hoaxer, masquerader, pretender, charlatan, phoney, fraudster, trickster, poser or mountebank... In short a 'flasher' pretending to be something more sophisticat...
by badpenny
Wed Aug 26, 2020 3:13 pm
Forum: Questions and Answers
Topic: Electromatic Wheel-Em-In
Replies: 15
Views: 556

Re: Wheel em in

Is it the one where the table tilts at the end to clear the table?

BP
by badpenny
Wed Aug 26, 2020 12:25 pm
Forum: Resources
Topic: Brenco Literature and 1983 Barrys Auction Listings
Replies: 4
Views: 679

Re: Brenco Literature and 1983 Barrys Auction Listings

£50K in today's money!
by badpenny
Tue Aug 25, 2020 10:17 pm
Forum: Open Forum
Topic: Temple’s Penny Arcade Trailer Project
Replies: 51
Views: 3161

Re: Temple’s Penny Arcade Trailer Project

I can't see decimalisation catching on when all is said and done.
It'll just scare the horses and stop them laying eggs.

BP :!?!: