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by special when lit
Thu Apr 29, 2021 2:14 pm
Forum: Let's Talk about Slots
Topic: The longest timescale for a project
Replies: 2
Views: 1198

Re: The longest timescale for a project

Not quite as long as that, but around 2009, I bought a Hi top. It needed work to the case & the mech didn't work, but it was clean & had been re-chromed. Stripped all the flaking laminate off the case & re-finished it, & re-built the mech. I then stripped & tried to re-paint the ...
by special when lit
Wed Apr 21, 2021 4:14 pm
Forum: Open Forum
Topic: Rusty Sega
Replies: 8
Views: 2173

Re: Rusty Sega

Thanks for the nice comments. Paul, there was only bad wear on the escalator, not much on the rest of the machine. May have been swapped out at sometime over the years. Edit: Found out I've got a chipped tooth, on one of the clock gears. If anyone has this gear they could sell me, I'd be grateful. P...
by special when lit
Tue Apr 20, 2021 3:20 pm
Forum: Open Forum
Topic: Rusty Sega
Replies: 8
Views: 2173

Rusty Sega

A couple of years ago, I bought a Sega Mad Money unseen, from Facebook. I knew it was rusty, but when it turned up, it looked like it had been dragged out of a canal, but it was almost complete, so I stuck it in the shed 'till I decided what to do with it. Skip forward to the beginning of February, ...
by special when lit
Mon Apr 19, 2021 1:40 pm
Forum: Open Forum
Topic: 1930s Genco Pinball
Replies: 6
Views: 1590

Re: 1930s Genco Pinball

If you're on Facebook, search for the pre-war pinball group, they will probably be able to help.
by special when lit
Sat Apr 17, 2021 3:35 pm
Forum: Questions and Answers
Topic: Super Challenger restoration
Replies: 23
Views: 5782

Re: Super Challenger restoration

Pinball rubbers would be about the right diameter, and you can get them in lots of different sizes.
by special when lit
Wed Apr 07, 2021 1:09 pm
Forum: Questions and Answers
Topic: Groetchen Twenty One
Replies: 5
Views: 1575

Re: Groetchen Twenty One

It was textured.
by special when lit
Tue Apr 06, 2021 5:22 pm
Forum: Questions and Answers
Topic: Groetchen Twenty One
Replies: 5
Views: 1575

Re: Groetchen Twenty One

Think I used BBQ paint from Wilko's, on mine.
by special when lit
Tue Apr 06, 2021 2:58 pm
Forum: Questions and Answers
Topic: Groetchen Twenty One
Replies: 5
Views: 1575

Re: Groetchen Twenty One

You need the bar which should be easy enough to make, and also some springs to attach to the levers above.
by special when lit
Sun Mar 28, 2021 1:23 pm
Forum: Build a Slot Machine
Topic: Bryans Bumper
Replies: 32
Views: 6003

Re: Bryans Bumper

Great. Looks just like the 3 originals that I've got in my shed.
by special when lit
Thu Mar 25, 2021 4:34 pm
Forum: Tips and Tricks
Topic: Springs for allwins
Replies: 8
Views: 3845

Re: Springs for allwins

I recently needed a long, weak spring for a Sega jackpot, & got one from here. https://www.ebay.co.uk/itm/304-Stainless-Steel-Expansion-Extension-Tension-Spring-Wire-Dia-0-3mm-to-1-5mm/223521128317?ssPageName=STRK%3AMEBIDX%3AIT&var=522272948802&_trksid=p2057872.m2749.l2649 Took a couple ...