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by geofflove
Mon Jan 18, 2021 6:50 pm
Forum: Questions and Answers
Topic: Vending machine advice
Replies: 7
Views: 102

Re: Vending machine advice

Thanks Dicky. Just what I’m looking for. Your machine looks gorgeous. Lovely project!
by geofflove
Mon Jan 18, 2021 3:44 pm
Forum: Questions and Answers
Topic: Vending machine advice
Replies: 7
Views: 102

Vending machine advice

Those who have seen me on here before will know I’ve restored a few allwins and pinballs. I’ve never had a vending machine before but am now expecting delivery of one in a few days. I know nothing about them in general but thought it might be fun to work on during lockdown. I’m guessing this is '50s...
by geofflove
Fri Dec 18, 2020 7:35 pm
Forum: Discoveries
Topic: Home made xylophone
Replies: 4
Views: 633

Re: Home made xylophone

Thanks. Yes it’s a fun one to play and I love the graphics. I just wish I had space for more then one. I have a Spanish eyes which I did up which is fun to play. I also have a delta queen to collect on Monday. The problem I can only really fit one in the house and one in the workshop. So one always ...
by geofflove
Thu Dec 17, 2020 7:07 pm
Forum: Discoveries
Topic: Home made xylophone
Replies: 4
Views: 633

Home made xylophone

A couple of months back I picked up a rather sad Bally Hi Deal pinball. Steppers rusted solid, playfield screws rusted into the wood etc. So having been busy stripping and cleaning I managed to get it all working. However, it was missing the three chime unit to make its bings and bongs. Used units a...
by geofflove
Wed Nov 25, 2020 8:53 am
Forum: Let's Talk about Slots
Topic: Duomat restorations
Replies: 15
Views: 1649

Re: Duomat restorations

Thanks for the info on the govenor tweak. Must take a look at mine and clean the clockwork some time....
by geofflove
Fri Nov 20, 2020 12:04 pm
Forum: Let's Talk about Slots
Topic: Duomat restorations
Replies: 15
Views: 1649

Re: Duomat restorations

Great collection. Out of interest how do you change it from limited to unlimited clock operation? I have one I sorted a few months back. Sometimes the clock mech is a bit sticky and doesn't start ticking without help though. I avoided stripping this part last time as I thought it was OK but think I ...
by geofflove
Mon Oct 26, 2020 8:34 am
Forum: Open Forum
Topic: Refurbished Allwin
Replies: 4
Views: 776

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: 2754

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: 1474

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: 2459

Re: Auction today

Where was that?