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Re: Temple’s Penny Arcade Trailer Project

Postby chris roadhog » Thu Sep 24, 2020 9:03 am

All being well we shall be riding down from sunny Bridlington Sat morning, Shall suprize my apprentice slotty girlfriend.

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Re: Temple’s Penny Arcade Trailer Project

Postby pauljt71 » Thu Sep 24, 2020 12:11 pm

Be good to meet you Chris. Let’s hope your girlfriend likes the surprise. 😂

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Re: Temple’s Penny Arcade Trailer Project

Postby badpenny » Thu Sep 24, 2020 12:26 pm

......... has anybody else got watery old eyes like mine and completely misread "slotty girlfriend"???

BP :o

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Re: Temple’s Penny Arcade Trailer Project

Postby brigham » Thu Sep 24, 2020 5:26 pm

I just took it to be a typing error!

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Re: Temple’s Penny Arcade Trailer Project

Postby pauljt71 » Fri Sep 25, 2020 6:04 pm

Last few pictures before the grand opening.
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Re: Temple’s Penny Arcade Trailer Project

Postby brigham » Sat Sep 26, 2020 7:21 am

Are you using tokens, or actual old pennies?

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Re: Temple’s Penny Arcade Trailer Project

Postby bryans fan » Sat Sep 26, 2020 11:17 am

pauljt71 wrote:
Tue Aug 11, 2020 8:28 pm
brigham wrote:
Mon Aug 10, 2020 12:21 pm
It's looking good.
...but why would anyone keep old pennies in stacks of TEN?
From a commercial perspective I need to charge £1 for 10 coins. This way in the event that people walk off with them instead of play them in the machines I am not out of pocket. They are in effect playing with 10 pence per coin.

Already established this ?? !PUZZLED!

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Re: Temple’s Penny Arcade Trailer Project

Postby aristomatic » Sat Sep 26, 2020 11:54 am

I presume Brigham is referencing the artwork copy "20 old penny tokens" rather than "20 old pennies".
Maybe tokens reference "assists" camouflaging any license/permit issues.

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Re: Temple’s Penny Arcade Trailer Project

Postby brigham » Sat Sep 26, 2020 2:54 pm

I was merely curious.
I had thought that the intention was to use real pennies; then I saw the reference to 'tokens'.
There WERE penny tokens, back in the day. You sometimes found the occasional one in your winnings.
I had two; one which said 'Good for Free Play in Machine', and another which, rather abruptly, said 'No Value'.
I never thought to keep them. they were a bit of a swizz, really!

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Re: Temple’s Penny Arcade Trailer Project

Postby pauljt71 » Sat Sep 26, 2020 7:00 pm

aristomatic wrote:
Sat Sep 26, 2020 11:54 am
I presume Brigham is referencing the artwork copy "20 old penny tokens" rather than "20 old pennies".
Maybe tokens reference "assists" camouflaging any license/permit issues.
Exactly 😉


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