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by speedwell
Tue May 30, 2017 6:40 pm
Forum: Open Forum
Topic: Merlin's Mechanical Museum
Replies: 7
Views: 3451

Re: Merlin's Mechanical Museum

Dear John,
Thaks for your help.
yours,
Speedwell
by speedwell
Mon May 29, 2017 9:13 pm
Forum: Justice Scrutton's Tipple
Topic: Google Home WTF?
Replies: 8
Views: 3281

Re: Google Home WTF?

Dear Badpenny,
You have broken rule 51 ( b). Please make yourself available for collection outside your ( former ) property immediately.
yours sincerely,
Big Brother
by speedwell
Sat May 27, 2017 5:47 pm
Forum: Open Forum
Topic: Merlin's Mechanical Museum
Replies: 7
Views: 3451

Re: Merlin's Mechanical Museum

Would love to see the link but not showing ( at least not to me ). Any chance of putting it up again ?
Thanks
by speedwell
Fri Jan 13, 2017 5:43 pm
Forum: Let's Talk about Slots
Topic: King (Beromat Type) restore
Replies: 24
Views: 5243

Re: King (Beromat Type) restore

Whoops. Not even at drinks time. I meant of course coppinpr.
by speedwell
Fri Jan 13, 2017 5:41 pm
Forum: Let's Talk about Slots
Topic: King (Beromat Type) restore
Replies: 24
Views: 5243

Re: King (Beromat Type) restore

Well, as always coppinger has done a brilliant job of restoration. Also, I may be in a minority but I like the machine with its unusual design and the bold colours and motif.
by speedwell
Sun Nov 13, 2016 9:41 pm
Forum: Auction Community
Topic: Who could resist this when you read the details
Replies: 2
Views: 1111

Re: Who could resist this when you read the details

Some of you may remember Roy Brooks a remarkably honest estate agent (Yes true Guv ! ) and his most famous book " Brothel in Pimlico ". He made his reputation by being brutally honest and quite often rude about the houses ( and their owners ). He was very successful and buyers and sellers alike swar...
by speedwell
Sun Aug 28, 2016 5:47 pm
Forum: Open Forum
Topic: Help please
Replies: 28
Views: 7844

Re: help please

I hadn't realised you could paypal. Donate site asks too much info for me. Anyway a modest donation sent. Good luck Stuart.
by speedwell
Sat Jun 18, 2016 7:57 am
Forum: Let's Talk about Slots
Topic: Discovery and Dispersal of the Holden Collection in Adelaide, Australia.
Replies: 23
Views: 8032

Re: Discovery and Dispersal of the Holden Collection in Adelaide, Australia.

Wow! Just Wow!! I found this utterly fascinating. Mr Penny Machines, this man deserves a medal.
by speedwell
Mon May 09, 2016 6:52 pm
Forum: Discoveries
Topic: Cigarette paying Domino machine
Replies: 6
Views: 1585

Re: Cigarette paying Domino machine

Restoration's looking great and a great find too. Are you going to detail here any of the tasty looking machines in the background.......?!!!
by speedwell
Thu Feb 11, 2016 10:07 pm
Forum: Mechanical Memories Magazine
Topic: Last edition
Replies: 22
Views: 9942

Re: Last edition

I received my last mag yesterday.Will be sorely missed. Informative. Helpful. Sometimes funny.For a modest unskilled collector like myself has been invaluable. Reading others' memories of various arcades very nostalgic for me. Thanks Jerry. A great deal of hard work for little reward. All I can say ...