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by coppinpr
Tue Dec 07, 2021 9:13 am
Forum: Let's Talk about Slots
Topic: Yay-Hooray-Woo-hoo
Replies: 7
Views: 714

Re: Yay-Hooray-Woo-hoo

These All-Win slots are really great coin-ops as far as I am concerned
and there are a few American made ones.
by coppinpr
Tue Dec 07, 2021 9:09 am
Forum: Open Forum
Topic: Heading for the Slammer
Replies: 6
Views: 546

Re: Heading for the Slammer

"The trouble with simulation is that it's like masturbation and, after a while, you begin to mistake it for the real thing."
and there is always the chance you might break the plunger !OMFG!
by coppinpr
Tue Dec 07, 2021 9:06 am
Forum: Let's Talk about Slots
Topic: Yay-Hooray-Woo-hoo
Replies: 7
Views: 714

Re: Yay-Hooray-Woo-hoo

Nice !!THUMBSX2!!
by coppinpr
Mon Dec 06, 2021 12:33 pm
Forum: Open Forum
Topic: Heading for the Slammer
Replies: 6
Views: 546

Re: Heading for the Slammer

according to the roman catholic penance book, it's NOT a sin if (A) the tilt was faulty or (B) the company that made the pinball used a tilt mech that didn't take into account the ingenuity of young boys (the Catholic church will still expect a large fee for telling you this though) !SAINT!
by coppinpr
Wed Dec 01, 2021 6:08 pm
Forum: Open Forum
Topic: Academics on the rise and future of vintage arcades in contemporary seaside resorts
Replies: 21
Views: 4312

Re: Academics on the rise and future of vintage arcades in contemporary seaside resorts

I have no problem with any arcade owner running an arcade to earn their living, their morals in doing so are another issue, One thing I can say for sure is there was a BIG difference between the seaside arcade and the city arcades of the early '70s. I worked in some of the busiest arcades in Londons...
by coppinpr
Sat Nov 27, 2021 9:23 pm
Forum: Let's Talk about Slots
Topic: Bell-Fruit Manufacturing Co. bandits
Replies: 130
Views: 66699

Re: Bell-Fruit Manufacturing Co. bandits

thanks Hans :cool:
by coppinpr
Sat Nov 27, 2021 5:02 pm
Forum: Let's Talk about Slots
Topic: What is your dream machine?
Replies: 40
Views: 15341

Re: What is your dream machine?

Spot the many machines, first one up an Ahrens punch bag, or is it? am not sure that dial matches the machine

by coppinpr
Sat Nov 27, 2021 12:27 pm
Forum: Let's Talk about Slots
Topic: Bell-Fruit Manufacturing Co. bandits
Replies: 130
Views: 66699

Re: Bell-Fruit Manufacturing Co. bandits

Finally found time to finish this machine, and it's as good a machine as I expected. I made two new glasses, sprayed the case with a special can spray I like to use that gives a good impression of a powder coat and serviced the mech. everything works at it should including the lights and the solenoi...
by coppinpr
Thu Nov 25, 2021 12:33 pm
Forum: Let's Talk about Slots
Topic: What is your dream machine?
Replies: 40
Views: 15341

Re: What is your dream machine?

A "Pace's Races" for me or if none are available a "Buckley Bones" as long as both include someone who can fix them if they go wrong :!?!:
paces races.jpg


bones1 top.jpg

by coppinpr
Thu Nov 25, 2021 12:27 pm
Forum: Questions and Answers
Topic: One Arm Bandits that use Florins
Replies: 6
Views: 445

Re: One Arm Bandits that use Florins

BP is to "posh" for that, he will just give the step a quick once over with the Bex Bissell before the "Corona" man comes round

corona.jpg