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Re: Genco pinball machines

Postby badpenny » Sun Feb 16, 2014 11:15 am

I believe this is the first time we've heard about a 3D printer produced item, I wonder how common this kind of comment will become?

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Re: Genco pinball machines

Postby pennymachines » Thu Mar 20, 2014 10:58 am

This handsome 1934 Genco Corp. Gridiron pinball machine was for sale at Nicholas Mellors Auctioneers Limited on 27 Feb (estimate £400-600).
I don't know the outcome.
Lot 376 A Genco Grid Iron pinball machine the wooden case containing surface printed and painted with kicking footballer, painted Grid Iron, chromium plated shoots and metal guiding bars, Ten Balls 1D, printed Genco inc., Chicago, USA, playing area 90cm x 38cm, 104cm x 48cm overall, 106cm high max (some later alterations)
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Re: Genco pinball machines

Postby bwh1956khk » Mon Mar 04, 2019 4:58 am

Hello I've got two Captain Kidd's and one Victory and could use some help with my C/K I have it scoring mostly but am not sure why I can't get it to score past 70,000 or so... I'm not sure if it would go that far or would it "reset it self after the score wheels limited out ? And I'm lucky to have all of the correct caps with the correct numbers and letters but two dead post are repo's and I need to replace the roll over lanes with the plastic covers but otherwise SHE'S BEAUTIFUL.i would love to find a play card or get a copy of one and if it's not appearent I am new to this sight and pinballing so PLEASE forgive me for my excitement but just love the fact that I'm saving this machine when I found her she was left for dead but that's another story anyway thank you for your help Brian W.Henson

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Re: Genco pinball machines

Postby pennymachines » Mon Mar 04, 2019 1:44 pm

Hi Brian and welcome. We have a few members on board here versed in the mysteries of electromechanical games, including pinball (as you can see from this 7 page topic). No doubt they can advise about specific problems you may encounter, but as this is a predominantly British slot machine community, we don't often encounter early Genco pinballs. I must admit, I had to visit the Internet Pinball Database to discover what a Captain Kidd and Victory look like. Can we see some pictures?

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Re: Genco pinball machines

Postby bwh1956khk » Wed Mar 06, 2019 8:35 am

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