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by pennymachines
Thu May 20, 2021 12:25 am
Forum: Questions and Answers
Topic: Single player "penny in the circle" machine
Replies: 4
Views: 698

Re: Single player "penny in the circle" machine

It would be good to see a picture of this elusive machine. The only one I've played was at Joe Fletcher's Birmingham arcade - a coin-operated version of the old carnival Roll-a-Coin game. Bryans Pot the Copper is an all mechanical take on the same idea, with holes in the playfield as targets instead...
by pennymachines
Tue May 18, 2021 11:09 pm
Forum: Questions and Answers
Topic: Gigantic Motor Racing Multiplayer
Replies: 8
Views: 1010

Re: Gigantic Motor Racing Multiplayer

The huge American Model Car Raceways, inc. game is featured in this Pathe newsreel: https://m.youtube.com/watch?v=JRcLPkH3ksY It must have been a good 15 feet in length, with at least fifteen racing cars of different makes and liveries careering round the (figure-8?) track. A figure-of-8 version cal...
by pennymachines
Sun May 16, 2021 1:46 pm
Forum: Auction Community
Topic: Ripplers: repro & real
Replies: 64
Views: 20508

Re: Ripplers: repro & real

It's odd, as you say. Presumably some are just being passed around, but there do seem to be a lot of them.
by pennymachines
Sat May 15, 2021 10:52 pm
Forum: Discoveries
Topic: My new old Allwin
Replies: 16
Views: 1076

Re: I finally snagged an Allwin

I would hazard late 1930s, because the original Jentzsch & Meerz design didn't have a cash door.
by pennymachines
Sat May 15, 2021 7:29 pm
Forum: Questions and Answers
Topic: Polo anyone?
Replies: 16
Views: 4248

Re: Polo anyone?

Enamel top sign from same, sold at EH. I don't know if it was an original, or left over from the partly reproduced Polos.
by pennymachines
Sat May 15, 2021 2:13 pm
Forum: Resources
Topic: When requesting password to download an image from Resources
Replies: 10
Views: 1849

Re: When requesting password to download an image from Resources

Further to BP's comments, I sent a Resource password to Potless yesterday but the email bounced.
Please can you check your email address is up to date Potless: Your membership
by pennymachines
Fri May 14, 2021 5:06 pm
Forum: Feedback
Topic: Who is online?
Replies: 13
Views: 1959

Re: Who is online?

There were 5,018 more hits (visits) from Holland than Iran, but the Iranians viewed 233 more unique pages. I can only guess their interest was less 'focussed'. !PUZZLED!