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by treefrog
Mon Sep 06, 2021 10:21 am
Forum: Let's Talk about Slots
Topic: The 2 New Penny Shooter
Replies: 2
Views: 249

The 2 New Penny Shooter

This sold over a week ago on eBay and with the post about another similar machine, I assume it is also a Cromptons machine with similar shaped cabinet and child step. Difference is the lack of bowed screen and the gun has been more crudely fitted. Reading the instructions there is no scoring or any ...
by treefrog
Mon Sep 06, 2021 10:08 am
Forum: Questions and Answers
Topic: Small turned metal parts
Replies: 20
Views: 1133

Re: Small turned metal parts

I suspect that is the issue, finding a fellow colleague who can help as I suspect there are many who have the skills seeing the work done over the years. I often have had a similar dilemma when considering investing in a expensive tool, will I get use of it and will I fail miserably to master it :Ha...
by treefrog
Mon Sep 06, 2021 9:59 am
Forum: Let's Talk about Slots
Topic: Restore machines
Replies: 5
Views: 682

Re: Restore machines

Hi there, Perhaps share some pictures - may help advise on level of restoration needed. There are very few professional restorers of slot machines. More enthusiasts who are always willing to help, although there are one or two, obvious one being Henry Powell who is in North East of England. Welcome ...
by treefrog
Mon Sep 06, 2021 9:57 am
Forum: Questions and Answers
Topic: Merkur
Replies: 26
Views: 6605

Re: Merkur

Nice one Stoxman. !!THUMBSX2!! What a transformation!
by treefrog
Wed Sep 01, 2021 10:35 am
Forum: Auction Community
Topic: Saleroom roundups
Replies: 129
Views: 73732

Re: Saleroom roundups

Wow, that was a cheap cast iron nestle vendor, but then I looked closely and realised it had been discovered at the bottom of a canal. :HaHa:
by treefrog
Wed Sep 01, 2021 10:32 am
Forum: Open Forum
Topic: Shortages having a knock on effect for us?
Replies: 10
Views: 870

Re: Shortages having a knock on effect for us?

I have only used shippers twice in the U.K., shiply once and UPS once, one in Scotland and one in Northumberland. Other than that I always collect, for me part of the joy :cool: One of my biggest runs was picking up 5 items, from Coventry , Liverpool to Bristol, to Exeter, then onto Slough and back ...
by treefrog
Tue Aug 31, 2021 6:41 pm
Forum: Let's Talk about Slots
Topic: Bell-Fruit Manufacturing Co. bandits
Replies: 123
Views: 64464

Re: Watney's Red Barrel!!

Looks prime and luckily the chrome looks a cracker…..good luck |/XX\|
by treefrog
Tue Aug 31, 2021 6:27 pm
Forum: Questions and Answers
Topic: Mills console handle
Replies: 1
Views: 252

Re: Mills console handle

Lotta posts not getting answered these days, but I cannot help and never owned a Mills console, other than a late Bell O Matic. The one member who should know is Clubconsole, perhaps if he does not see, give him a ping. |/XX\|
by treefrog
Wed Aug 25, 2021 10:26 pm
Forum: Open Forum
Topic: Aristocrat Gold Star with cards on reels
Replies: 23
Views: 2036

Re: Aristocrat Gold Star with cards on reels

When tube filled, then goes into jackpot; when that is full, into cashbox. Yes, they used sixpences.
by treefrog
Wed Aug 25, 2021 10:23 pm
Forum: Auction Community
Topic: Future slot machine auctions poll
Replies: 30
Views: 5764

Re: Future slot machine auctions poll

jimmycowman wrote: Wed Aug 25, 2021 9:59 pm So is the November auction on???
😂 😂 😂 😂 😂 😁Lol
Is it November the 5th !!HYSTERIA!!