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by aristomatic
Fri May 14, 2021 1:57 pm
Forum: Auction Community
Topic: Automatic Sports Co. Cricketer at HutchinsonScott
Replies: 35
Views: 2416

Re: Automatic Sports Co. Cricketer at HutchinsonScott

I didnt want to get caught up in a bidding war on the day, so just chucked a bid in with the auctioneers last week. I thought I stood a good chance @ £12K but seems now others got carried away. Anyway, the winning bidder likely doing cartwheels now! Hopefully, stays in UK but I know a big collector ...
by aristomatic
Thu May 13, 2021 7:43 pm
Forum: Questions and Answers
Topic: Firmans
Replies: 87
Views: 31817

Re: Firmans

Thx for sharing that info Jeffrey, much appreciated
by aristomatic
Thu May 13, 2021 5:04 pm
Forum: Auction Community
Topic: eBay return scam
Replies: 14
Views: 1530

Re: eBay return scam

I saw that listing a few days back Some unscrupulous buyers can be caught out if the seller marks the item with a security pen with postcode and date. You can then call local nick and ask them to call on the seller and verify if the markings are still present on the item as you believe it was fraudu...
by aristomatic
Wed May 12, 2021 9:11 am
Forum: Let's Talk about Slots
Topic: 1963 Mills Bucket of Blood
Replies: 2
Views: 141

Re: 1963 Mills Bucket of Blood

Front artwork
by aristomatic
Tue May 11, 2021 2:50 pm
Forum: Let's Talk about Slots
Topic: Joe Buric Mills 'Bell Fruit' prototype QT bandit
Replies: 12
Views: 452

Re: Joe Buric Mills 'Bell Fruit' prototype QT bandit

Ha ha,

Literally just found that. There was image of the mech from the back too?
by aristomatic
Tue May 11, 2021 11:39 am
Forum: Let's Talk about Slots
Topic: Joe Buric Mills 'Bell Fruit' prototype QT bandit
Replies: 12
Views: 452

Re: Mills Bell Fruit prototype bandit

Good find Mr Coppin on the prototype auction listing.

Be nice to find hammer price.
by aristomatic
Mon May 10, 2021 5:44 pm
Forum: Let's Talk about Slots
Topic: Joe Buric Mills 'Bell Fruit' prototype QT bandit
Replies: 12
Views: 452

Re: Mills Bell Fruit prototype bandit

I passed the image on to a fellow collector who hadn't seen one before and neither of us could locate the image on the web either. Our best guess was Mills Novelty Inc. Well seems not too far off! Today I was informed it was a prototype designed by the lead engineer from Mills Novelty Inc. and certa...
by aristomatic
Sat May 08, 2021 2:04 pm
Forum: Let's Talk about Slots
Topic: Joe Buric Mills 'Bell Fruit' prototype QT bandit
Replies: 12
Views: 452

Re: Mills Bell Fruit prototype bandit

Looks like a proper escalator to me? The award card doesn't look original, so could maybe disregard the lack of jackpot on it. The bit on the left is maybe a coin reject?