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by pennymachines
Wed May 29, 2024 11:50 am
Forum: Auction Community
Topic: Ivoire Chartres auction 26/05/24
Replies: 3
Views: 409

Ivoire Chartres auction 26/05/24

Automata - Mechanical Music - Phonographs - Fairground Art - Perfoming Arts Ivoire Chartres, Sunday May 26, 2024. Here's one we all missed (or those who didn't kept quiet about it). Some classic animated pinballs (lot 678 onwards) and other tasty things. I'll put the catalogued results in the Arena...
by pennymachines
Wed May 29, 2024 11:33 am
Forum: Auction Community
Topic: Arcade machines up for auction after business folds
Replies: 0
Views: 251

Arcade machines up for auction after business folds

In the immortal words of Eddie Waring (as channelled by the Goodies): "Not quite my cup of tea, but very nice for the younger ones..."

Arcade machines up for auction after business folds BBC,
by pennymachines
Tue May 28, 2024 10:07 pm
Forum: Let's Talk about Slots
Topic: The Star Report
Replies: 3
Views: 565

Re: The Star Report

There is a patent number on front. I see, "Patent Applied For" but no number, unfortunately. Looks like you set the dial spinning by winding the knob on the front clockwise, then try to land on a winning star by pressing the knob on the right (skill stop button). Another example was unsol...
by pennymachines
Sun May 26, 2024 2:36 pm
Forum: Open Forum
Topic: Nobles Amusments Manchester
Replies: 7
Views: 578

Re: Nobles Amusments Manchester

According to manchestersfinest.com, after the fire,
Ben Brown wrote:...it was closed for years before being turned into the amusement arcade and night club – both of which quickly became known as dirty, loud and cheap places to throw your money away.
So I'm guessing mid to late 1980s at the earliest. Yuck '!'
by pennymachines
Wed May 15, 2024 11:59 am
Forum: Questions and Answers
Topic: GM Laboratories Soccer pinball
Replies: 17
Views: 7834

Re: GM Laboratories Soccer pinball

Looking good. !!THUMBSX2!!

The Arena records one selling for £500 in 26/02/2017.

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by pennymachines
Sat May 11, 2024 10:59 am
Forum: Auction Community
Topic: Hansons auction 30/05/2024
Replies: 22
Views: 2019

Re: Hansons Auction 30/05/2024

One of these (at the Sandy Bay Holiday Park arcade) got me addicted to slot machines.
by pennymachines
Fri May 10, 2024 9:09 pm
Forum: Auction Community
Topic: Ebay
Replies: 4
Views: 579

Re: Ebay

No problem Chris. Just steering us from rocky waters. !!STEER!!
by pennymachines
Fri May 10, 2024 5:23 pm
Forum: Feedback
Topic: Thanks Mr P
Replies: 9
Views: 1476

Re: Thanks Mr P

pennymachines wrote: Fri May 10, 2024 1:46 pm Now let's see if I can get Post Reactions working again. !!JUNK!!
Fixed. !THUMBS!
by pennymachines
Fri May 10, 2024 1:46 pm
Forum: Feedback
Topic: Thanks Mr P
Replies: 9
Views: 1476

Re: Thanks Mr P

Thank you so much (including those who emailed me). I really appreciate it. Much as I enjoy running the site, the technical hurdles never fail to wrong foot me. It's an endless snafu. Most of it works most of the time and some of the time I have some idea why. :???: Now let's see if I can get Post R...
by pennymachines
Fri May 10, 2024 1:04 pm
Forum: Auction Community
Topic: Ebay
Replies: 4
Views: 579

Re: Ebay

I've deleted some posts in this topic because I wish to discourage unsubstantiated, speculative accusations about individuals (however veiled they may be). Terms of Service reminder: ...you are fully responsible for all activities that occur under the account and any other actions taken in connectio...