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Bram Stokers Dracula Club....Welcome to the Carpathians


By shacklersrevenge

7 years ago



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Post #15 Coin reject image Posted by tomdotcom (7 years ago)

Post #16 Strategy Posted by tomdotcom (7 years ago)

Post #37 Easter Eggs Posted by pinster68 (7 years ago)

Post #78 Easter Egg - SUN (High Score) Posted by DeathHimself (7 years ago)

Post #124 Moon - Green Lit Insert - Diverter is Active Posted by Rum-Z (7 years ago)

Post #145 Castle Lock Ramp Adjustment Posted by Doot77 (7 years ago)

Post #158 PAPA video tutorial Posted by DeathHimself (7 years ago)

Post #266 Prototype Slingshot Plastics - Hex installed (Photos) Posted by GRB1959 (7 years ago)

Post #306 Left side Castle plastic - For Sale Posted by GRB1959 (7 years ago)

Post #378 BSD backbox LED chart Posted by MrBellMan (7 years ago)


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#6291 1 year ago

Just finished my custom paint job on my buildings. Added green light to the mausoleum on the grave yard.
It took a while to cut out the four windows. Very thick material.

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#6434 1 year ago

Working on a coffin mod. Had planned to lift the lid only very little to let the red light spread out. Will use some red velvet to sit the coffin on and use some real small stones or some stone paneling to modify the base. Definitely not using the goofy looking Dracula they used in the original coffin.

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#6466 1 year ago
Quoted from TechnicalSteam:

I like where the Coffin Mod above with casket was going. I'd just make some kind of Stone platform to go under i to replace the atrocious original plastic.

Yes I'm working on improving the base the casket sits on. I'm trying to find a 3D rock sheet they use in model trains to wrap it. I like the idea of it looking like real rock.

#6499 1 year ago
Quoted from Pinstein:

Some new art is available. Comes bloodied or non.[quoted image][quoted image][quoted image][quoted image][quoted image][quoted image]

Beautiful. Looks perfect!

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#6561 1 year ago

I started to prepare a new set of decals for my machine. The first thing I did was to improve the ultra low resolution dracula/wolf "logo" to how it is meant to look. In the original version you don't recognise Dracula's face at all! I also intensified the red colour to match my blood red powder coating.
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#6564 1 year ago
Quoted from Trident:

Made some bats for my pop bumpers.[quoted image]

That looks great!! Good idea.

#6579 1 year ago

Why would anybody make him stop making those decals? They looked awesome.

#6600 1 year ago
Quoted from Jakemate:

Hello from Portugal
I've picked up a poorly bsd last month, never had a pinball before but I've managed to strip down the playfield, clean it up, replace rubbers and lamps and it's a lot happier.
I wouldn't have managed it if it wasn't for reading posts on this forum from great knowledgeable people on here.
Unfortunately I have a couple of issues that I haven't resolved.
Even when I hit plenty of left ramp shots the diverter doesn't drop down even though it tests fine in the test menu.
Also what might be linked but I'm not sure is if you hit a weak left ramp shot (diverter doesn't drop) and the ball drop down into the castle lock area it locks but then the solenoid drops the bar and releases it into the launch lane and also loads another ball causing two balls to be launched.
I've checked castle lock optos which test fine, can anyone help!
Many thanks in advance

If the diverted works in test mode make sure that the ramp switch works. If the ramp switch does not registered it will not tell the CPU to drop the diverter.

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#6831 9 months ago

Installed my new high resolution custom decals. Back box to follow. Love the intense bood red colour and the high resolution Dracula head.
Printed on new generation air release vinyl too.
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#6833 9 months ago
Quoted from mollyspub:

That's great but those so called protectors are going to ruin your new decals !

Not if you use the metal spacer/protector underneath. I like the look of the plastic "protectors" so I always use the metal protectors underneath.

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#6844 9 months ago

Very happy with my "blood" red trim colour to match my new high resolution decals.
I left the coin door black as a contrast and I think the door in red would have been too much.

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#6895 9 months ago

I made some decals to go over the ultra low resolution Dracula head of the original cabinet decals. One for coin door and two for side decals. This is for those who do not want to fully redecal their cabinets.
US$22.50 including postage World wide.

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#6903 9 months ago
Quoted from Medisinyl:

I'm digging these decals, but is the image off due to the way these are produced, or installation? It's also missing a chunk of the art at the bottom of the cabinet. I borrowed this image from the gallery, but factory games all have the decals lined up as one image with the extra artwork at the bottom.
Awaiting the CPR backglass, and may decide to overhaul these other aspects afterward (BSD currently in a line-up, but will be on its own when GB leaves). These decals seem to be a good candidate if they can be installed with the factory alignment and artwork.[quoted image]

Because the new Dracula head has a longer beard it sits a little higher when compared to the original head. I positioned the side decal further down to make sure the head is not partially covered by the side rail.

#6904 9 months ago
Quoted from Jakusu:

I'm doing a custom "gothic edition",
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That looks awsome!

#6910 9 months ago

They are quite thin so it should be barely noticeable. Obviously the better choice is to get the full set of new cabinet decals.

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#7241 3 months ago

Being locked up and bored I made some Dracula coin door decals. Three styles. Each is $10 including postage.

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#7262 85 days ago
Quoted from Jakemate:

I've ordered a new 24 opto board from here.
https://www.ministryofpinball.com/en/catalog/product/view/id/5679/s/opto-24-switch-board-a-15646/category/116/
Not a homepin board as out of stock here.
This board costs less too.
Also I ordered the two opto boards from this company just in case.
I'll post back once it arrives and I install it.

Available right here on pinside at the lowest price.

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