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by coppinpr
Sat Jan 16, 2021 1:15 pm
Forum: Open Forum
Topic: Help for a TV show needed
Replies: 15
Views: 499

Re: Help for a TV show needed

the images came from the production company who at least said they had paid for them so I thought ok to add on the forum,sorry.
by coppinpr
Sat Jan 16, 2021 12:29 pm
Forum: Let's Talk about Slots
Topic: Hard to believe ..but defiantly true
Replies: 1
Views: 86

Hard to believe ..but defiantly true

Surprisingly this is a photo of the first slot machine in Atlantic city (at least officially) according to the Atlantic City casino and gaming association, seem Atlantic city missed out on all the classic Mills and Jennings machines!!
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by coppinpr
Sat Jan 16, 2021 12:20 pm
Forum: Let's Talk about Slots
Topic: Why are some bandits so complicated?
Replies: 6
Views: 165

Re: Why are some bandits so complicated?

I think you're wrong about this, the 50's German mechs do, as you say, a job but it's a poor show compared to a bell-type mech. The standard Mills type mech was designed to withstand long harsh treatment, protect against fraud, act as a safe in a public place, and yet still be variable enough to off...
by coppinpr
Thu Jan 14, 2021 5:34 pm
Forum: Open Forum
Topic: Help for a TV show needed
Replies: 15
Views: 499

Re: Help for a TV show needed

correct, Rainbow Corner , Picadilly ,its said 8 million service personnel past through its doors over the years.
your 6d will be available for collection at the next Coventry auction !!CHEERS!!
by coppinpr
Thu Jan 14, 2021 2:47 pm
Forum: Open Forum
Topic: Help for a TV show needed
Replies: 15
Views: 499

Re: Help for a TV show needed

Lakenheath?
no..too far north, the answer is actually in one of the photos
by coppinpr
Thu Jan 14, 2021 1:28 pm
Forum: Questions and Answers
Topic: Firmans
Replies: 82
Views: 23971

Re: Bandit

my god.they threw it all at this one didn't they, over the top art deco, skill stops, jackpot,gold award and the first machine to have a webcam as a coin entry :o

have to admit,id like it at the right price :lol:
by coppinpr
Thu Jan 14, 2021 12:25 pm
Forum: Open Forum
Topic: Help for a TV show needed
Replies: 15
Views: 499

Re: Help for a TV show needed

a shiny sixpence to the first person to guess where those two photos were taken

all the machines were free to play and cigarettes given for high scores
by coppinpr
Thu Jan 14, 2021 9:28 am
Forum: Open Forum
Topic: Help for a TV show needed
Replies: 15
Views: 499

Re: Help for a TV show needed

I know what you mean, but in their defence, this is a major production by a very large production company not a "make it then try to sell it" fly by night production Co, I even had to sign a non-disclosure doc before they could even talk to me about the details of the production. they also...
by coppinpr
Tue Jan 12, 2021 6:03 pm
Forum: Open Forum
Topic: Help for a TV show needed
Replies: 15
Views: 499

Help for a TV show needed

Ive been contacted by a company making a TV show that needs early amusement machines, this time they need 1930's (or very early 40's) pinballs, I should have more info tomorrow but it would seem they are willing to hire machines from their owners,I have told them all machines would need to be fully ...
by coppinpr
Sun Jan 10, 2021 10:03 pm
Forum: Questions and Answers
Topic: BMR bandit - cleaning and parts questions
Replies: 9
Views: 488

Re: BMR bandit - cleaning and parts questions

In looking at the reals they are the red, white and blue colors. And the cabinet is red and blue. With the bottom cabinet all blue. Does anyone know if there were the factory colors ? It looks like a careless re paint job. And the lower cabinet/stand has a decal of an eagle. Was this original? Defi...