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by coppinpr
Mon Aug 19, 2019 9:00 pm
Forum: Discoveries
Topic: A weight scale that could tell a tale or two
Replies: 4
Views: 1119

Re: A weight scale that could tell a tale or two

These machines don't need to be "bought" or restored
I disagree,one day these will be scrapped without warning and lost forever
by coppinpr
Mon Aug 19, 2019 8:50 pm
Forum: Let's Talk about Slots
Topic: Now this is a collection
Replies: 2
Views: 360

Now this is a collection

This collection is pretty much beyond belief, and there is still room in the house to live!



by coppinpr
Mon Aug 19, 2019 8:24 pm
Forum: Questions and Answers
Topic: BMCo. Digger allwin identified
Replies: 2
Views: 336

Re: allwin id please

thank you !THUMBS!
by coppinpr
Mon Aug 19, 2019 6:07 pm
Forum: Questions and Answers
Topic: BMCo. Digger allwin identified
Replies: 2
Views: 336

BMCo. Digger allwin identified

Can someone tell me all about this allwin please. I have only a rough idea of who made it and when.
Thanks.
by coppinpr
Mon Aug 19, 2019 7:32 am
Forum: Discoveries
Topic: A weight scale that could tell a tale or two
Replies: 4
Views: 1119

Re: A weight scale that could tell a tale or two

I found this one in Bayeux just 10 miles down the road from the first one, outside a chemist shop, also standing outdoors and working perfectly. Must surely have been supplied by the same salesman 90 years ago, and the makers thought the only one left was in their museum. :cool:
by coppinpr
Sun Aug 18, 2019 7:03 pm
Forum: Auction Community
Topic: Helicopter Race
Replies: 22
Views: 2667

Re: Helicopter Race

The video seems to have disappeared from this thread so I've added it again, and, on this one at least, the lighthouse seems to be permanently lit (but not flashing). What's your view on the rotating blades GS and TF? Clearly the job of the fan but clearly the fan did not run all the time or even fo...
by coppinpr
Fri Aug 16, 2019 8:15 pm
Forum: Discoveries
Topic: A weight scale that could tell a tale or two
Replies: 4
Views: 1119

Re: A weight scale that could tell a tale or two

I actually emailed Seca scales in Hamburg to see if they had any info on this scale and today I got a reply. They tell me the company was totally destroyed in the war (not surprising) and most records were destroyed as well BUT they do know of just one other like this and its in their museum in Hamb...
by coppinpr
Fri Aug 16, 2019 5:20 pm
Forum: Questions and Answers
Topic: Oliver Whales Interspace
Replies: 5
Views: 1414

Oliver Whales machine Ive not seen before

Topic merged - Site Admin.

Allwins not really my thing so perhaps this is commonplace but was wondering if this machine is rare. Rather nice in my view, also a photo of a six sided console that looks too good to be old.
by coppinpr
Fri Aug 16, 2019 1:59 pm
Forum: Discoveries
Topic: Buckley "Rol-A-top"
Replies: 0
Views: 292

Buckley "Rol-A-top"

Didn't know till today that Buckley had quite a business going re-vamping Watling "Rol-a-top" machines. Apparently they were all painted orange(?)
by coppinpr
Thu Aug 15, 2019 10:13 am
Forum: Questions and Answers
Topic: Where was this arcade?
Replies: 6
Views: 541

Where was this arcade?

Anyone know where this UK arcade was please? (nice jukebox)
I also just found the second photo and the wording struck me as a bit... unreal?