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by badpenny
Sun Nov 14, 2021 12:13 pm
Forum: Open Forum
Topic: Putting Coinslot archive online
Replies: 30
Views: 1044

Re: Putting Coinslot archive online

Why not?
Wasn't it the basis of our argument with that scrote who copied all of our members' work to sell on eBay?

BP
by badpenny
Mon Nov 08, 2021 6:55 pm
Forum: Open Forum
Topic: New Sega Copper resto help with payout
Replies: 17
Views: 613

Re: New Sega Copper resto Help with payout

Well done so far.
I'm puzzled as to why it has half the trip for a side vendor attached.
I've never seen a Sega fitted with a side vendor before.
Are the casting serial numbers Mills or Sega?
You mention the escalator needing a fiddle, what's the problem with it?

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by badpenny
Mon Nov 08, 2021 5:41 pm
Forum: Open Forum
Topic: New Sega Copper resto help with payout
Replies: 17
Views: 613

Re: New Sega Copper resto Help with payout

If it was working when you picked it up, but not now check the anti-tilt. There may be two of them. The main one is a clip that drops down and locks up the Vertical Fingers which stops pay outs. It's often held up with either wire or string tied on by the operator. The lesser one (if fitted) is unde...
by badpenny
Mon Nov 08, 2021 5:29 pm
Forum: Open Forum
Topic: New Sega Copper resto help with payout
Replies: 17
Views: 613

Re: New Sega Copper resto Help with payout

I can't see anything missing.
Did you try it before you paid?
Was it paying out then?
What happens when you force a win?
Do the slides move back?
Is there a coin jam in the slides?
Are there any coins in the slides?
Are you hearing 5 clicks at the end?
How's Chris these days?

BP
by badpenny
Sun Nov 07, 2021 3:45 pm
Forum: Questions and Answers
Topic: [Newbie] Looking for replacement wheel for Aristocrat Grosvenor
Replies: 10
Views: 413

Re: [Newbie] Looking for replacement wheel for Aristocrat Grosvenor

Don't glue, try JB Weld. Available Amazon/eBay/B&Q (sometimes)
Looks like this

It's not one of these rapid products, it takes 24 hours to reach maximum cure. But IMO is the best.

BP :didact:
by badpenny
Fri Nov 05, 2021 11:31 am
Forum: Questions and Answers
Topic: Sega Mad Money payout fingers
Replies: 4
Views: 201

Re: Sega Mad Money payout fingers

Well, they vary due to their needing to reach different horizontal fingers without tripping the remainder. The only one that reaches all of them is the jack pot. There are two common reasons for what you describe. One is, that somebody has removed them for cleaning or out of curiosity and then put t...
by badpenny
Wed Nov 03, 2021 3:57 pm
Forum: Questions and Answers
Topic: Liberty Bell Sports Trade Stimulator - One Reel not spinning
Replies: 6
Views: 320

Re: Liberty Bell Sports Trade Stimulator - One Reel not spinning

Whatever it is your doing, keep it up.
Continue updating us and don't stop sending money.

BP :cool:
by badpenny
Wed Nov 03, 2021 3:51 pm
Forum: Discoveries
Topic: FUN or SUICIDE
Replies: 11
Views: 506

Re: FUN or SUICIDE

by badpenny
Tue Nov 02, 2021 10:41 pm
Forum: Open Forum
Topic: Aristocrat Starlite - won’t payout
Replies: 17
Views: 587

Re: Aristocrat Starlite - won’t payout

You're right it looks well out.
Show us the reel stop sitting in the star wheel of the first reel. It may be that the arm is bent, so is engaging at an angle.

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by badpenny
Tue Nov 02, 2021 10:34 pm
Forum: Discoveries
Topic: FUN or SUICIDE
Replies: 11
Views: 506

Re: FUN or SUICIDE

moonriver wrote: Tue Nov 02, 2021 6:58 pm Several years ago at the VCA and then Morphys auctions ............... What is a shame is that most US collectors seem to want all their machines restored to look shiny and new, covering over all that lovely patina and losing all that character.
Ain't it the truth!

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