Pinball Crazy

Written by Pinballer22 on June 14th, 2011.

 

Pinball Crazy

Written by Pinballer22, published June 14th, 2011. 4 comment(s).

This hobby started awhile back for me when I traded a stand up arcade machine for EM pinball Lucky Strike.  Ever since that day I have been addicted to pinball machines.  Unlike the arcade machines I previously collected every game was different and unpredictable...I loved it.  I don't remember playing pinballs much growing up in arcades but I soon fell in love with the game play.  Since that first pin I still enjoy the hunt to find them, clean them, play them and when I grow tired of them pass them on to the next person to have some fun. Originally I thought I would maybe have 1 or 2 machine to play, I started to learn how to clean and then work on them and the rest is history!  I like to keep around 5 games in my collection at a time.  I started with older lower end machines and now enjoy the 90's Williams and Bally's the most but still like picking up an older one now and then for fun :-)


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    HELLODEADCITY commented on June 19, 2011 02:15:36

    oh man you traded a lucky strike for a vid arcade?
    -just kidding welcome to the pinside pinballer22

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    Pinballer22 commented on June 20, 2011 19:51:48

    HELLODEADCITY - thanks for reading....Wow, I had that wrong in the first story write up and I have updated it now. I traded the stand up arcade for the pinball...it was a Mercs I paid $50 for it and received the Lucky Strike.....it was great deal for me! I would pay $50 for just about any pinball any day!

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    absocountry2 commented on September 12, 2011 06:25:28

    Welcome

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    ovfdfireman commented on February 13, 2012 03:06:41

    Soooo addicting, nice collection!

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