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by moonriver
Sun Aug 08, 2021 3:51 pm
Forum: Let's Talk about Slots
Topic: Penny arcade on TV
Replies: 55
Views: 6549

Re: Penny arcade on TV

It's a shame there's not a vintage arcade at Blackpool any more. I'd say it's the biggest seaside resort in the UK. They're only viable in high footfall locations. High footfall locations of any decent size in Blackpool are expensive and not cost effective to operate an old penny arcade. Southport ...
by moonriver
Fri Aug 06, 2021 12:17 am
Forum: Questions and Answers
Topic: Jennings Lucky Punter conversion with unusual "button"?
Replies: 5
Views: 597

Re: Unusual Jennings conversion with an unusual "button"?

My guess is it might be just a "lucky button" that's not connected to anything. BP !PUZZLED! I have a box on the arcade wall with just a £1 slot and a sign 'test your stupidity', It takes between £3 and £12 a week, nobody has ever complained. I also have a change machine with banknote val...
by moonriver
Thu Aug 05, 2021 9:58 pm
Forum: Questions and Answers
Topic: Jennings Lucky Punter conversion with unusual "button"?
Replies: 5
Views: 597

Re: Unusual Jennings conversion with an unusual "button"?

Conversion by Kenmar Leisure of Harrogate, North Yorks in the 1970s, my neck of the woods.
I sold one of these at EH a couple of years ago. Just distortion of image.
by moonriver
Sat Jul 31, 2021 11:56 am
Forum: Introductions
Topic: I was only following orders...
Replies: 17
Views: 2215

Re: I was only following orders...

Some people still live in the dark side of the 60’s :HaHa: As has been said so many times with the endless stories of the machines lost, could you imagine how many would exist today if all the beach bonfires, pier tipping events and backyard smashing had never occurred, you would be able to buy an ...
by moonriver
Sat Jul 31, 2021 1:01 am
Forum: Introductions
Topic: I was only following orders...
Replies: 17
Views: 2215

Re: I was only following orders...

:lol:
by moonriver
Fri Jul 30, 2021 9:38 pm
Forum: Introductions
Topic: I was only following orders...
Replies: 17
Views: 2215

Re: I was only following orders...

No
by moonriver
Thu Jul 22, 2021 5:05 pm
Forum: Open Forum
Topic: Temple’s Penny Arcade Trailer Project
Replies: 109
Views: 31432

Re: Temple’s Penny Arcade Trailer Project

I've even been to a wedding where they had snake charmers carrying around large pythons! ..... Great fun.
by moonriver
Thu Jul 22, 2021 4:59 pm
Forum: Open Forum
Topic: Pipe Dream
Replies: 10
Views: 1610

Re: Pipe Dream

At your age Roger I imagine you've seen and done everything worth doing. There is however still time for you to liquidate your assets, sell the house and car and make a cash offer large enough that it can't be refused. Don't worry about paying over the odds, it's only money and you can't take it wit...
by moonriver
Fri Jul 16, 2021 1:27 am
Forum: Open Forum
Topic: Thanks to Treefrog for help
Replies: 4
Views: 620

Re: Thanks to Treefrog for help

well done that man
by moonriver
Sun Jul 11, 2021 10:40 am
Forum: Let's Talk about Slots
Topic: Lost Ruffler & Walker racer
Replies: 22
Views: 2467

Re: Lost racer

Very nice!