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by malcymal
Fri Jul 11, 2008 1:03 pm
Forum: Questions and Answers
Topic: Tarting up a jubilee bandit - repainting
Replies: 2
Views: 1007

Tarting up a jubilee bandit - repainting

Guys, im contemplating going for a bit of a wreck of a jubilee on ebay which will need cosmetics to its outer casing. Can i just ask you guys about repainting. How would you go about repainting, would you? 1) remove paint to bare metal and take to a paintshop to do the business using closely sympath...
by malcymal
Tue Jun 10, 2008 3:42 pm
Forum: Let's Talk about Slots
Topic: Streets Wheel Em In identified
Replies: 56
Views: 25378

Re: Old UK slot machine located Picadilly Circus

Hey that's a good idea - give me some time and I will get down there and film these machines for you. I remember when I was 16, that's 26 years ago going down there on my Vespa scooter, and regularly being banned for using reel strips to aid my winnings on the modern machines when they nudged. I'm o...
by malcymal
Mon Jun 09, 2008 12:07 pm
Forum: Let's Talk about Slots
Topic: Streets Wheel Em In identified
Replies: 56
Views: 25378

Re: Old UK slot machine located Picadilly Circus

And there is one of these Streets Wheel Em Ins still in use where I live in an arcade in Pagham, near Bognor Regis, West Sussex, England working on the new 2p coin. Pagham arcade is tiny, near the seafront, been there for 40 years. If you didnt know it was there you would miss it. They also have a r...
by malcymal
Fri May 16, 2008 12:18 pm
Forum: Questions and Answers
Topic: Complete newbie
Replies: 13
Views: 3488

Re: Complete newbie

I was a complete newbie on here and these guys gave me all the answers. I have a jubilee Mk1 'Silver jubilee' double jackpot 6D machine, since seeing advice its now fully complete and working. It took me years to take the plunge, i just sat back on Ebay, waited for a bandit to come up near to home (...
by malcymal
Mon Apr 21, 2008 5:31 pm
Forum: Auction Community
Topic: Silver Cup Coin op bagatelle on ebay !
Replies: 1
Views: 1086

Silver Cup Coin op bagatelle on ebay !

http://cgi.ebay.co.uk/Antique-coin-oppe ... dZViewItem

Nice item, looks very interesting and in good condition ! Thought it might interest somebody. Id like to go for it but a bit far for me. Malc
by malcymal
Fri Apr 11, 2008 9:54 am
Forum: Let's Talk about Slots
Topic: Roto-Pool, Roto-Fruit, Rotolite, Electrodart, Bingola, etc.
Replies: 239
Views: 60799

Re: What's missing from this picture?

You could try posting on a German site, using freetranslations.com I've used it for communicating with French, German and Spanish ebayers and is surprising how you get by, they sort of get the idea. Just use as many simple English words as you can when you use it. I will try it for you. "Can you tel...
by malcymal
Wed Apr 09, 2008 8:50 am
Forum: Questions and Answers
Topic: Aristocrat Carousel Owners - Dimensions
Replies: 5
Views: 1561

Re: Aristocrat Carousel Owners - Dimensions

Oop, yes an Aristocrat Arcadian. Now my wife keeps moaning at me saying that inches count, im not sure what shes on about ! OKAY, sorry, imperial inches are absolutely fine, furlongs, yards, pounds and ounces, quarts, any help greatly appreciated. Classic machine.... ha ha, well, the arcadian is a c...
by malcymal
Tue Apr 08, 2008 6:16 pm
Forum: Questions and Answers
Topic: Aristocrat Carousel Owners - Dimensions
Replies: 5
Views: 1561

Aristocrat Carousel Owners - Dimensions

Any Artistocrat owners out there who could kindly supply me with the full dimensions of an Aristocrat Carousel or equivalent case please?? (this is the base of the machine from front to back, or back to front if you are that way inclined. I'm lining up for a second bandit and have found some dead sp...
by malcymal
Sat Mar 15, 2008 10:18 am
Forum: Auction Community
Topic: Weird MILLS on Ebay
Replies: 14
Views: 4008

Re: Weird MILLS on Ebay? anybody know about this one?

Badpenny, I will take your word for it. It sounds as if it's a bit like having an old MGB GT with plastic bumpers.
by malcymal
Fri Mar 14, 2008 8:55 pm
Forum: Auction Community
Topic: Weird MILLS on Ebay
Replies: 14
Views: 4008

Re: Weird MILLS on Ebay? anybody know about this one?

Anybody going to have a pop at it then?? I'm not, but if it was local I would. Perhaps we should have a whip around out of curiosity to see how the thing ticks inside.