(Topic ID: 291826)

Cigarette holders, yes or no

By Silverstreak02

3 years ago


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  • Yes 33 votes
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  • No 10 votes
    23%

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#1 3 years ago

At the beginning of my project I ordered new cigarette holders for my Around the World pin. I had to replace the wood side rails and now I’m not sure if I like the look with the cigarette holders. What do you think? Yes or no.

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#2 3 years ago

Yes. Original.

#3 3 years ago

yes, they look great and are original. Two rights make a right IMO.

#4 3 years ago

I lean toward including it. It is part of the history and original, so I wouldn't not include it because it is cigarettes. I draw the line at cigarette burns on backboxes though, they have to go

#5 3 years ago

Yes.... as long as they are never, ever used.

#6 3 years ago

Yes they are original.

#7 3 years ago

Yes. They look cool and are a great conversation piece.

#8 3 years ago

Yes, they look great.

#9 3 years ago

I say yes but put a no smoking sign next to it

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#10 3 years ago
Quoted from PappaDubz:

I say yes but put a no smoking sign next to it

And/or you can put some of these on the holders (or on the rails if you decide not to install the holders).

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#11 3 years ago

Of course yes

#12 3 years ago

Let me go have a cigarette and think about it...

Yes.

#13 3 years ago

Cigarette machines and pinball. They used to go together so well when I was in my teens. Deciding whether or not to stick your quarters in a pinball machine or cigarette machine was always a tough decision back in the day.

#14 3 years ago

I have them on a gun game and when I see them I'm reminded of that era.

#15 3 years ago

Yes, cigarette holders were originally on the machine. So please DO install them.

#16 3 years ago

Heck yes! I go to the extreme of using the original, often corroded ones.
They are a reflection of the machines history.

#17 3 years ago

I'm on the fence with this one Jeff. I know it's part of the machines history but I like the look of bare wood and it's far easier to polish when nothings in the way, but yeah, I'd have to agree with everyone else and say yes, put em back on.

#18 3 years ago

Yes, put them on.
At one of the TPF shows I put a fake cigarette in the holder and it was interesting to see people stop and do a double take when walking by!
I even put them on my R&B tribute game.

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#19 3 years ago

Gotta have a place to put your smokes!

#20 3 years ago

Install, light up and puff away....

#21 3 years ago

Well I’ve been swayed over to the original look. I installed them with 1/2 long #8 wood screws. Thanks to all.
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#22 3 years ago
Quoted from P2K:

Yes, put them on.
At one of the TPF shows I put a fake cigarette in the holder and it was interesting to see people stop and do a double take when walking by!
I even put them on my R&B tribute game.
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I hope mine comes out close to yours. It looks great.

#23 3 years ago

been surprised how many people have asked me over the years what they are (on my woodrails)

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