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by gameswat
Sat Aug 29, 2020 11:54 am
Forum: Questions and Answers
Topic: Williams Spanish Eyes pinball
Replies: 7
Views: 478

Re: Spanish eyes

That's a bell ringer.
by gameswat
Tue Aug 25, 2020 1:14 pm
Forum: Discoveries
Topic: Sailor wineasy
Replies: 5
Views: 302

Re: Sailor wineasy

I found these designs along with a ton of others one day back around 1997. I was researching a vending machine of my own that I was sure was locally made. It stated Patent and Registered Design, but no number. Bob Klepner thought they only wrote that to scare others away, and the Perth Patent office...
by gameswat
Tue Aug 25, 2020 10:03 am
Forum: Discoveries
Topic: Steamer wineasy
Replies: 3
Views: 332

Re: Steamer wineasy

William Griffiths 1936 Wineasy design patent. Usually has the name "SS LUNA" in the smoke casting holes.
by gameswat
Tue Aug 25, 2020 9:59 am
Forum: Discoveries
Topic: Sailor wineasy
Replies: 5
Views: 302

Re: Sailor wineasy

Yes Aussie made by William Griffiths in Victoria, registered design in 1937.
by gameswat
Sat Aug 22, 2020 7:01 pm
Forum: Questions and Answers
Topic: Samson Slick missing part ?
Replies: 3
Views: 309

Re: Samson Slick missing part ?

I can't access my machines at this moment but looking at the photos I don't see anything obvious wrong? What isn't the machine doing? The lower relay that you show in closeup is there to release the coin when you win, and I can see a coin sitting there so that appears complete. If that is the sectio...
by gameswat
Mon Aug 17, 2020 2:08 pm
Forum: Auction Community
Topic: Auction madness downunder!
Replies: 6
Views: 712

Re: Auction madness downunder!

A lot of the pieces in the auction were reproductions dating last 30 years, not many coin-ops of any kind but tons of other pieces. And prices were ridiculously high on nearly everything. The thinking is a bad case of Covid Lockdown Syndrome. Lately I've noticed quite a few people spending big on to...
by gameswat
Mon Aug 17, 2020 7:54 am
Forum: Auction Community
Topic: Auction madness downunder!
Replies: 6
Views: 712

Auction madness downunder!

Well this price realised on Sunday is just stunning.........hammer price of $26,000 aud + $4290 premium (16.5%) = $30,290!!!!! Note the description "CAME FROM A PUB IN FITZROY IN THE 70'S HAS BEEN IN IANS PRIVATE COLLECTION SINCE." Except that's impossible since this is the Benchmark electronic repr...
by gameswat
Wed Aug 12, 2020 1:28 pm
Forum: Questions and Answers
Topic: Genco 1934 "SUBWAY" pinball kickers help
Replies: 5
Views: 587

Re: Genco 1934 "SUBWAY" pinball kickers help

Thanks all, now sorted with what i need. Managed to find another Genco game 3 months later than mine that had similar kickout tubes called Gridiron. And the IPMD had three photos showing the mechanism, which is same as what I'm missing. !!YIPPEE!!
by gameswat
Wed Aug 12, 2020 6:34 am
Forum: Questions and Answers
Topic: Genco 1934 "SUBWAY" pinball kickers help
Replies: 5
Views: 587

Re: Genco 1934 "SUBWAY" pinball kickers help

Thanks Santelmann.