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by arrgee
Thu Aug 19, 2021 1:25 pm
Forum: Questions and Answers
Topic: BMCo auto prize payout allwin signage?
Replies: 49
Views: 6173

Re: BMCo auto prize payout allwin signage?

gameswat wrote:So tonight I made this simple two part jig
Simple ??

You have an incredible skill set gameswat, simply amazing........how did you cut out the shape so precisely from the flat steel plate for the female section
by arrgee
Tue Aug 17, 2021 7:45 pm
Forum: Questions and Answers
Topic: B Firman & Co.
Replies: 99
Views: 43825

Re: Firmans Push a Penny topflash

pennymachines wrote:There are two types of tops on these


Better make that three types Mr pm, although I admit rather odd looking
by arrgee
Mon Aug 16, 2021 3:22 pm
Forum: Let's Talk about Slots
Topic: Penny arcade on TV
Replies: 55
Views: 7213

Re: Penny arcade on TV

The public is so conditioned to losing on cranes You are so right moonriver, we have just returned from taking the grandchildren on holiday and they wanted to play the cranes but I (successfully) persuaded them not to and to prove the point we watched to see how the machines performed - awful! not ...
by arrgee
Wed Aug 04, 2021 9:52 am
Forum: Questions and Answers
Topic: BMCo auto prize payout allwin signage?
Replies: 49
Views: 6173

Re: BMCo auto prize payout allwin signage?

John T Peterson wrote:Actually, there are six surviving BM Co auto-prize allwins. I have two. No top signs on either.

Photos please John? (you know we love photos on this site)
by arrgee
Tue Aug 03, 2021 10:06 pm
Forum: Questions and Answers
Topic: BMCo coin return allwin identified
Replies: 6
Views: 832

Re: So what’s this?

Those 'bouffant' style top signs are certainly not stylistically restrained. :!:
by arrgee
Tue Aug 03, 2021 8:34 am
Forum: Questions and Answers
Topic: BMCo coin return allwin identified
Replies: 6
Views: 832

Re: So what’s this?

Yes, would agree John BMCo, my guess would be it is an 'All Winners' machine which places this as a very early BMCo, although I have not seen that style of cup on a BMCo before and the All Winners allwin had a gallery not cups
by arrgee
Mon Aug 02, 2021 3:06 pm
Forum: Questions and Answers
Topic: Caille Bros. Detroit Ben Hur Slot Machine
Replies: 14
Views: 1505

Re: Caille Bros. Detroit Ben Hur Slot Machine

pennymachines wrote:You might also find this restoration video helpful
Very interesting Mr pm, has anyone used the 'white grease' lubricant that he sprayed on the moving parts?
by arrgee
Mon Aug 02, 2021 2:48 pm
Forum: Tips and Tricks
Topic: Allwin ball hitting glass - remedy
Replies: 12
Views: 1340

Re: Allwin Elevenses ball hitting glass

Well done ged8 !!THUMBSX2!!
what university did you study at for your projectile doctorate?
!SMARTY!
by arrgee
Sat Jul 31, 2021 9:55 pm
Forum: Introductions
Topic: I was only following orders...
Replies: 17
Views: 2520

Re: I was only following orders...

Welcome to the forum stevec, I too have fond memories as a kid in the 1950s playing the machines, especially at the seaside, which subsequently lead me to obtaining my first allwin a number of decades ago. There are always machines on fleabay but some are grossly overpriced and some are not what th...
by arrgee
Fri Jul 30, 2021 1:33 pm
Forum: Let's Talk about Slots
Topic: Hawtins allwin - unusual artwork
Replies: 6
Views: 718

Re: Hawtins allwin - unusual artwork

Never seen a Hawtins in other than the plain two colour backflash, suspect this is an operator or collector modification