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by gameswat
Sun Apr 11, 2021 2:44 pm
Forum: Discoveries
Topic: Holy allwin Batman!
Replies: 9
Views: 645

Re: Holy allwin Batman!

arrgee wrote: Sun Apr 11, 2021 2:04 pm can't quite make out what the text is below the reserve ball window though?
Just Patent number info on every one I've seen. Look up Seven Mysteries thread on here for many photos.
by gameswat
Wed Apr 07, 2021 3:24 pm
Forum: Questions and Answers
Topic: ESCO Iron Claw instructions needed
Replies: 3
Views: 344

Re: ESCO Iron Claw instructions needed

All I have in mine Dan.
by gameswat
Mon Apr 05, 2021 3:12 pm
Forum: Discoveries
Topic: Holy allwin Batman!
Replies: 9
Views: 645

Re: Holy allwin Batman!

The wire appears to be there as a spring to return the button that was once in the ferrule. Considering the location then would seem to be a reject button or somehow associated to coin entry?
by gameswat
Sat Apr 03, 2021 9:49 am
Forum: Let's Talk about Slots
Topic: Harper Vending Machines
Replies: 69
Views: 24572

Re: Harper Vending Machines

Dave, so your machine is smaller than normal then? :!?!: Needs something for scale.
by gameswat
Fri Apr 02, 2021 10:51 am
Forum: Let's Talk about Slots
Topic: Harper Vending Machines
Replies: 69
Views: 24572

Re: Harper Automatics De Luxe saleman's mechanism

treefrog wrote: Fri Apr 02, 2021 7:27 am to even make a quality case to carry it in.
In fact Tree these type cases are the cheapest imaginable, just pressed cardboard with faux leather graining.
by gameswat
Sun Mar 28, 2021 8:27 pm
Forum: Build a Slot Machine
Topic: Bryans Bumper
Replies: 32
Views: 1600

Re: Bryans Bumper

Awesome job Fruitbowl! And thanks for sharing pics. Hope to see the mech next.........maybe based on one of the other Patents out there...? Note to Gameswat: Here is your next project. Art Deco....it has your name all over it. I have far too many surviving machine projects JP. Someone once tried to ...
by gameswat
Sat Mar 27, 2021 7:08 pm
Forum: Questions and Answers
Topic: Oliver Whales wood?
Replies: 32
Views: 1621

Re: Oliver Whales wood?

Yes, my mistake, been over 20 years since I restored mine and hundreds of other projects have come and gone since so things get easily confused. :burp:
by gameswat
Sat Mar 27, 2021 2:19 pm
Forum: Questions and Answers
Topic: Oliver Whales wood?
Replies: 32
Views: 1621

Re: Oliver Whales wood?

The Oliver Whales Allwin looks to be in a Stevenson and Lovett case. Those metal corner pieces are also on my Conveyor and Super Steeraball. The cases on my Oliver Whales are oak and so is my Conveyor. I've owned quite a few allwins with those S&L style corner pieces, but they were all plated b...
by gameswat
Fri Mar 26, 2021 10:42 pm
Forum: Questions and Answers
Topic: Oliver Whales wood?
Replies: 32
Views: 1621

Re: Oliver Whales wood?

I've had one Conveyor in a solid oak case, and two that were mixed, with same oak outer and probably mahogany doors.

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by gameswat
Fri Mar 26, 2021 5:56 pm
Forum: Questions and Answers
Topic: Oliver Whales wood?
Replies: 32
Views: 1621

Re: Oliver Whales wood?

pennymachines wrote: Fri Mar 26, 2021 3:27 pm No, I think they're also oak. The only mahogany cased games that come to mind are pre WW1, like WH Ell's counter-top games.
Don't forget that most of the 1950s Modern Enterprises automatons like Jolly Jack were in mahogany.