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by geofflove
Mon Oct 26, 2020 8:34 am
Forum: Open Forum
Topic: Refurbished Allwin
Replies: 4
Views: 184

Re: Refurbished Allwin

Nice job! Looks lovely.
by geofflove
Sat Oct 10, 2020 7:57 am
Forum: Open Forum
Topic: 3D-printed slot machine miniatures
Replies: 21
Views: 1225

Re: 3D-printed slot machine miniatures

Wow. Very impressive.
by geofflove
Tue Oct 06, 2020 1:02 pm
Forum: Questions and Answers
Topic: Light bulbs LED
Replies: 6
Views: 354

Re: Light bulbs LED

Can’t tell for sure from the pics but look like they could be the same type used in em pinball machines. Try here https://www.pinball-led.co.uk/
Personally I don’t like the look in old machines but each to their own...
by geofflove
Wed Sep 30, 2020 5:55 pm
Forum: Auction Community
Topic: Auction today
Replies: 17
Views: 1178

Re: Auction today

Where was that?
by geofflove
Tue Sep 29, 2020 12:48 pm
Forum: Introductions
Topic: Hello From The Worlds First Garden City
Replies: 6
Views: 1063

Re: Hello From The Worlds First Garden City

Looks great. Good job and a great story. And good on you for taking on a premises. Hope it goes well.
by geofflove
Mon Sep 28, 2020 9:22 pm
Forum: Open Forum
Topic: Anyone seen this Little Fivewin mechanism?
Replies: 9
Views: 581

Re: Anyone Seen This Mechanism?

Yep - looks like a win a cig or similar.
by geofflove
Wed Sep 16, 2020 7:47 am
Forum: Tips and Tricks
Topic: Laser-cut Mylar stencils for repainting geometric designs
Replies: 4
Views: 682

Re: Stencils

Well it’s almost done! It’s not perfect by any means. I had the machine outside to do the spraying and I felt like I was racing against the weather all day, so didn’t take the time I should have really. I also ran out of paint, which is why the back box isn’t done on this side yet! At least I can ta...
by geofflove
Wed Sep 16, 2020 7:26 am
Forum: Tips and Tricks
Topic: Repairing a cog
Replies: 7
Views: 483

Re: Repairing a cog

Hi Geoff Here is something you could try ... if you have a bit of scrap thin aluminium you could make up a small 2mm thick plate that screws through the existing holes and fits to the side of the cog, as long as you have clearance for the plate to rotate, it looks as some tight operator was trying ...
by geofflove
Sun Sep 13, 2020 12:37 pm
Forum: Tips and Tricks
Topic: Repairing a cog
Replies: 7
Views: 483

Re: Repairing a cog

It's supposed to be like that, it stops the unit counting past a certain amount. If I remember from mi S/E, it's convertible to add a ball, so the unit should step up to 10, then stop. Here it is out of the machine. The flat spot is the one which stops it going past 10 I think. The missing tooth sa...
by geofflove
Sun Sep 13, 2020 9:17 am
Forum: Tips and Tricks
Topic: Repairing a cog
Replies: 7
Views: 483

Re: Repairing a cog

Replacing a tooth as Pennymachines describes is a good repair, but as this is a ball count unit which will use limited steps , you may be able to reposition the stop stud and the switch actuating post ..maybe half a turn? and then the unit can work on a different set of teeth. I had wondered about ...