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by coppinpr
Tue Nov 02, 2021 12:52 pm
Forum: Open Forum
Topic: Aristocrat Starlite - won’t payout
Replies: 17
Views: 589

Re: Aristocrat Starlite - won’t payout

BP beat me to it on the fact that the fingers holding the slides shouldn't move when the machine is at rest, so you have no problem there. It looks like water has got on the slides at some time and caused rust on the bottom master slide. This will not be helping matters. Clean it all off with fine w...
by coppinpr
Tue Nov 02, 2021 12:32 pm
Forum: Discoveries
Topic: FUN or SUICIDE
Replies: 11
Views: 506

Re: FUN or SUICIDE

Either you think it's a poor job, or you think it should have been left as just an incomplete wreck?
or perhaps he thinks that with a price tag of $45,000 it should be a perfect restoration :!?!:
by coppinpr
Mon Nov 01, 2021 9:36 pm
Forum: Discoveries
Topic: FUN or SUICIDE
Replies: 11
Views: 506

Re: FUN or SUICIDE

Lung testers were indeed a form of suicide. Almost every big slot-maker had them in their catalog until a rumor (most likely true) went round that you could catch Tuberculosis from them, they then disappeared from the sales books almost overnight, interestingly the version used in hospitals at the t...
by coppinpr
Tue Oct 26, 2021 8:32 am
Forum: Questions and Answers
Topic: Aristocrat Kingsway missing lock and lighting
Replies: 6
Views: 415

Re: Aristocrat Kingsway missing lock and lighting

A better option than LED lighting might be to switch to a new solid-state ballast (available on Ebay, very inexpensive, 110v available ($5) and no starters needed). The date could be the last two digits of the serial number (71) but that might be just a little late(?) If you are interested in the co...
by coppinpr
Sun Oct 24, 2021 9:35 am
Forum: Auction Community
Topic: EH / Collector Connector sales
Replies: 1329
Views: 431099

Re: EH / Collector Connector sales

not impressed with tonight's lots ending on EH site, almost 100 lots but only 6 machines, I think!!
by coppinpr
Fri Oct 22, 2021 9:07 pm
Forum: Open Forum
Topic: Allwin Double Your Money
Replies: 43
Views: 2132

Re: Allwin Double Your Money

If you're interested in the company history this might be of interest https://www.penny-arcade.info/the-shefras-collection- if you need some more pennies, just ask, and ill send you some for just the cost of postage.no problem If I remember correctly these had operator options for payouts from new s...
by coppinpr
Wed Oct 20, 2021 10:19 pm
Forum: Let's Talk about Slots
Topic: Aristocrat Clubman & Clubmaster
Replies: 79
Views: 43843

Re: Aristocrat Clubman & Clubmaster

But of course he would say that, wouldn't he? not really, he has a captive audience, we need to get our stuff in whatever the cost. and he doesn't like the high costs, sure they get past onto the customer but he gets all the flack and is forced to trim his side of things to stay competitive. He's a...
by coppinpr
Tue Oct 19, 2021 10:13 pm
Forum: Let's Talk about Slots
Topic: Aristocrat Clubman & Clubmaster
Replies: 79
Views: 43843

Re: Aristocrat Clubman & Clubmaster

containers that cost £3000 per unit from China are now costing £30000…… I had a container arrive last week from China and it was horrendous at three+ times the old price(worked out around £600 per pallet (but nothing like your 10X) My shipping agent says it looks like the costs are at their peak ri...
by coppinpr
Tue Oct 19, 2021 8:12 am
Forum: Let's Talk about Slots
Topic: Aristocrat Clubman & Clubmaster
Replies: 79
Views: 43843

Re: Aristocrat Clubman & Clubmaster

Airlines are offering good deals on hand luggage at the moment :!?!:
by coppinpr
Mon Oct 18, 2021 8:52 pm
Forum: Let's Talk about Slots
Topic: Aristocrat Clubman & Clubmaster
Replies: 79
Views: 43843

Re: Aristocrat Clubman

Bad news (for most), it's in Australia :#: but might be for sale. !!YIPPEE!!