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Colorado what's fs/ft


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#95 5 years ago

Whose got a Street Fighter II there looking to unload I know you're out there!

3 months later
#329 4 years ago

Anyone have any tips on a Street Fighter II pin for sale?

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#401 4 years ago
Quoted from Wickerman2:

Strange Science
denver.craigslist.org link

Is this the one that was 500 bucks a few days ago on cl?

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#494 4 years ago

i asked about the riverboat gambler a few days ago and got no response

#502 4 years ago

looking for a de time machine, laser war, big guns, and still on the hunt for a street fighter ii

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#578 4 years ago
Quoted from dja3693:

I'm looking for a pro xmen pinball machine. If anyone is selling, please email me at 303-378-8856.

i think HighNoon had one for sale awhile back, might want to check with him

1 week later
#607 4 years ago
Quoted from 1iblind:

I'm looking for an Addams if anyone has one for sale.

Caucasian2step has an Addams family for sale on the market place.

1 month later
#681 4 years ago

Yeah cant wait to play that WH20, bummed when they took the one out of Pinball Jones in foco awhile back. Congrats on the fast sales

2 months later
#793 4 years ago
Quoted from Wickerman2:

Is there anywhere around Denver that has a Theatre of Magic on location?

Pinball Jones in fort collins does. It was off yesterday but i talked to them and they think they know the problem and they were going to work on it today. It plays pretty good, got the top score when they put it in ,i think its number 2 now tho

#798 4 years ago

okay, looks like now the trough 4 switch isnt firing, it was previously. might be the culprit.
its looks like it is WHT/YEL but nothing else on that row or column is out. Diode tests fine on DMM and the switches after it work

#800 4 years ago

oh my bad, yeah I had the wrong thread open, been working on the game. Sorry guys

#804 4 years ago

i emailed the seller in the morning and he said he already had a buyer lined up with more in line

#812 4 years ago

congrats, did you get it lower than the asking price?

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#855 4 years ago

Got a good buddy in Nebraska with money burning a whole in his pocket looking for a nice Whirlwind. If anyone has one or knows someone with one for sale, I could link you up with the buyer. I could pick it up for him or he'd make a trip if need be.

#859 4 years ago

If anyone is looking for any arcade games, im thinking about thinning the herd. pm for a list of what i have fs/ft if interested

#863 4 years ago

Nope sorry. I know a guy in Cheyenne that has one, but he told me its his fav so I dunno if he'd sell

#867 4 years ago

what about the guy in littleton who has 9 games for sale for awhile now with pictures time stamped from 2010 lol

#870 4 years ago

well one is time stamped 2013, but you are probably right as it is 1/1/2013. i think its mirage games tho cause they have those same titles for the same price for sale on their facebook page

#873 4 years ago

Yeah not sure what his business model is but he probably isn't selling to very many people already in the hobby. Has anyone tried to haggle prices with them or is he firm on them?

3 weeks later
#908 4 years ago

so who is selling some games to buy a GoT?
let me have your system 11s

1 week later
#926 4 years ago

anyone selling a Rollergames or Whirlwind let me know. Or if any of my game(s) interest you for a trade (+/- cash) towards a Star Trek Pro or LOTR I would be interested in that as well

1 week later
#936 4 years ago
Quoted from bemmett:

I know someone in Windsor but probably not too ideal for you down there.

hey, can you pm me with their info? Looking to get some work done on a pin soon. I found a few places around fort collins, not sure if this is one of em.
thanks!

#942 4 years ago
Quoted from Wickerman2:

Looks like the fake PinBot is up on CL again....weird

why do you think its fake? It looks like the one at Flipper McGill's or whatever in Idaho Springs. The location is Idaho Springs and the pics have it next to a change machine, which last time I was there was the location of their pinbot. Def a beater pin tho, not worth the asking price

#946 4 years ago

Oh yeah the one I saw was the one in Idaho springs my bad

#956 4 years ago
Quoted from jalpert:

I bought that robocop. It looked really nice. I'll get it next week. If I'm not happy with it he said he'd refund me so no risk.
I'm in the mood to shop a game, not sure I'm gunna play it much, I feel like working on
Pins more then playing recently.

wow, doesnt seem like wolfman, i tried to negotiate a price with him once and he hung up on me lol.

#982 4 years ago
Quoted from jalpert:

He doesn't have the game yet, I paid in full but it was more of a deposit. His terms, not mine

I see the robocop still posted, did you end up passing on it?

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#998 4 years ago

If the backglass isnt trashed I might be interested in the laser balls bg. Or if the displays work I have 1 out i haven't replaced yet

1 week later
#1013 4 years ago

Anyone have a Goldeneye FS/FT?

#1015 4 years ago

yeah on facebook he showed it at 2up, it took the place of GnR

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#1028 4 years ago
Quoted from bemmett:

If anyone has a T2 they might be willing to sell anywhere along the front range I have a friend in the market for one.

Kim might have one at PBJ, she had one for sale not too long ago, not sure if it sold tho

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#1098 3 years ago
Quoted from mesmashu:

InfiniteLives... If I beat you in a tournament you have to sell me Super Off Road.

haha, then what do i get if i beat you?

#1104 3 years ago

Haha Super Off Road seems to be my ace in the hole

Anyone have an Elvira and the Party Monsters or a Whirlwind for sale/trade?

#1116 3 years ago

if anyone wants to buy that Elvira and the Party Monsters on CL and trade it for my Bride of Pinbot that'd be cool

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#1128 3 years ago
Quoted from mesmashu:

I know, just had to give you guys shit. I used to go to every Pokes home game and some away games during the Joe Glenn era so I'm somewhat of a Wyoming Cowboy fan. You guys should have kept him and his staff. They got a raw deal considering they were going up against TCU, Utah and BYU. The Mountain West is so much easier now.

I went to UW Joe Glenn's first year. "Powder River, Let `er Buck!"

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#1154 3 years ago

Anyone have a rollergames for sale or trade?

#1172 3 years ago

yeah same experience for me, back and forth email but no price, just the "stay tuned" stern line, maybe its Jared
i told him i could make the trip for the right game since he said he could only bring 3 to the denver area, oh well.

#1174 3 years ago

so whose gonna be the lucky guy to buy that broken black knight 2000 for $2500 or whatever haha.

#1211 3 years ago

He's also crazy hah

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#1244 3 years ago

anyone have a Gottlieb Gladiators for sale or trade?

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#1265 3 years ago
Quoted from Wickerman2:

denver.craigslist.org link
This guy had some model of TWD listed a while back.

i think thats mirage games listings

#1272 3 years ago
Quoted from Wickerman2:

Doesn't look like his ad--unless they closed and he stuffed them all in a house. Have any of you inquired?

they are the same games and prices as he lists on his facebook page:

https://www.facebook.com/MiragePinballArcade/

i think he changed the way he posts cause someone kept flagging his ads when he would post them over and over every day

#1275 3 years ago
Quoted from Bwheels:

He has my old pro. It's in good shape. All his stuff is in his house and in unshopped condition. Prices are pretty high

so his shop is closed down now? maybe he would figure out selling games unshopped at high prices isn't the best strategy

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#1332 3 years ago

I have played that STTNG and it is amazing! someones gonna get a hell of a machine. you should sell it to Pinball Jones so I can play it again

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#1347 3 years ago

any other colorado guys going to TPF?

#1350 3 years ago
Quoted from angus:

I'll be at TPF!

Nice, not sure if i've ever meet either of you guys in real life, are you going to JJ's get together friday night?

#1352 3 years ago
Quoted from Mr68:

Possibly. What time is that at?

He is making pinside lanyards here:
https://pinside.com/pinball/forum/topic/tpf-pinside-name-tag-and-lanyard

and info on meet and greet is:
https://pinside.com/pinball/forum/topic/tpf-meet-and-greet

Friday at 7pm at Wild Pitch, which apparently is very close to TPF

#1354 3 years ago

Anyone have a routed ST Pro on the block?

#1371 3 years ago

there is an ac/dc pro at chippers lanes in fort collins. the South location. pretty good shape.

Quoted from mesmashu:

Lots of places, but everything is an hour away from me.
My son has a lot of baseball games coming up and at least one in Longmont. Will have to check out Lyons Pinball Classic. If I ever get to Boulder I'll hit you up and buy you a beer or two or three.

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#1424 3 years ago
Quoted from WesleyCowan:

Did someone here buy the LOTR VE in Co. Springs for 5K Man I wanted the game and to put it next to The Hobbit some day! But right now redoing the downstairs and pin area for various reasons. Including mother-in-law is coming in a couple of weeks to watch the kids as wife and I go on a trip to celebrate our 25th wedding anniversary. So not the right time to be buying a pin--darn!

There is not a VE of LOTR, maybe another april fools prank? I did not see the ad so I dunno

#1430 3 years ago

Are than any places to play pin in loveland? Any hidden gems? I've played the games at the bowling alley and the laundromat. Been trying to find all the location games in the area up north and give em a whirl and some coin drop

#1433 3 years ago
Quoted from ramegoom:

Severe lack of public game places in northern Colorado. I haven't been able to find anything in Loveland.
If there is ever an organized group of local enthusiasts in the area who make the rounds, put me in for one of the stops in Windsor, with my home game room build.

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Nice setup!

Quoted from bemmett:

Not many I know of out that way. You need to just come rock it at my place, I think I'll top most locations.

Yeah I would love to jam on your games!

I would just like to support any coin op ones hangin around the area too!

#1435 3 years ago
Quoted from ghostbc:

If you drive 15-20 min further south I have No Fear, Junkyard , Fam Guy, and Roller Coaster Tycoon in Longmont at Tasty Weasel Oskar Blues tasting room at Brewery . 10 more min to Lyons Classic Pinball, just got Hobbit plus 40 or so others.

Yeah, I go to lyons quit often! And I'm the cpt of the Fort Collins traveling team and we play Lyons the last week of the season. Thanks for having all the great games available, bring back TX-Sector tho

#1437 3 years ago

Just a heads up, Pinball Jones in Fort Collins will be holding a Ghostbusters Launch Party on Sunday, May 1st starting at 4pm.

Facebook event info here:
https://www.facebook.com/events/766606546774487/

Event states that from 4 to 6 pm is one qualifying game on Ghostbusters for seating followed by a double elimination tournament. Championship game on Ghostbusters. Also, a secondary tournament on Ghostbusters for Highscore of the night wins a cash prize as well. This is on the IFPA schedule and will be worth WPPR points. Payout to 1st, 2nd, 3rd in the Tournament. $5 entry fee. all entry fees goes to the prize pool

Come up to the Fort and play some Ghostbusters!

#1440 3 years ago

Anyone have a Bally Frontier or Bally Viking for sale or trade? Gotta get that TX from Whysnow

#1461 3 years ago

Yeah the only thing the ifpa calendar lacks is the league info but the monthy tournaments and other bigger events are usually always listed and correct whenever I check it

#1470 3 years ago

Ghostbusters is at Press Play in Boulder and it is awesome. Played about 20 games last night.

#1473 3 years ago

i have a red beard and had a ballcap on and my tilt hammer born to tilt hoodie on. I was there from about 630 till midnight playing games but i did jump into the other room with star trek in it for a bit

#1475 3 years ago
Quoted from Jgaltr56:

Should be there Monday according to Kim.

Kim emailed today and thought Wednesday

cannot wait!

#1477 3 years ago
Quoted from jar155:

I've been looking for a Dr. Who. Not much listed on Pinside or around the area in classifieds. Thought I'd reach out to you guys to see if you knew of any leads.

Paradise Pinball has one on location at the Chipper Lanes North location in Fort Collins. You could call Bob and see if he'd sell

#1485 3 years ago

Ghostbusters is now up and running at Pinball Jones!
Launch party this Sunday starting at 4, but qualifying runs till 6.
Get yer practice in! Also, Wed. night is league night, so feel free to come meet some other local players!

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#1495 3 years ago

Is that indy 500 on Craigslist anyone on here's ad?

#1506 3 years ago

Getting pretty close to pulling the trigger on a GB Pro but if I can find a decent priced routed/used Star Trek Pro i'd probably pick it up instead.

Soooo, anyone have a ST pro they are looking to move?

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#1540 3 years ago
Quoted from Wickerman2:

I asked about a couple,1 was "gone", the other he said he could get pictures but "i not bring anything back to denver except items for my own collection"...so, not sure what that means

my fav part of the ad is: "I buy and sell Games and never plug anything in Since 1974. "

#1547 3 years ago
Quoted from Leeb18509:

I'll be picking it up at the show in a month. Thanks Drew!

you gonna make room for it by selling that roller games to me

#1554 3 years ago

I have the list from the Montana games if anyone wants it I can forward it to you

#1558 3 years ago

lot of pms and what not so i just figured id list it here, this is copy and pasted from the email:

Here ya go, copy and pasted:

Pinball Machines List
Updated - May 18, 2016

Allied
Sea Hunt - has legs. 325

Atari
Middle Earth 425 missing lock down bar

Bally
Amigo. 550
Hardbody- no back glass or play field glass. 550
Hokus Pokus. 600
Kick-off - missing end rail and play field glass. 550
Aladdin's Castle. 675
On Beam - missing end rail and play field glass. 425
Future Spa -2 one missing play field glass. 725
Spy Hunter - missing end rail and play field glass. 900
Old Chicago. 850
Night rider. 775 - EM
BlackJack. 1325
Flicker. 675

Gottlieb
Jungle. 550
Drop a Card - missing end rail and play field glass. 850
Hot Shot. 700
Far Out. 600
Swing Along - missing play field glass. 650
Fashion Show - missing end rail and play field glass. 600
Top Card. 700
Spirit of 76. 725
Target Alpha. 1000
Flip a Card - missing play field glass. 650
King Pin. 700
Magnotron. 450
Preview. 600

Williams
Skylab. 500
Darling. 275
Dealers Choice. 425
Gulf Stream. 500
Triple Action. 425
Zig Zag. 425
Grand Prix. 725
Casanova. 475
Little Chief. 550
8 Ball. 550
Hollywood - missing play field glass. 450
Pot of Gold - missing end rail and play field glass. 450
Aztec - missing end rail and play field glass. 600
Strato-Flite. 525

Prices based on 2016 Mr. Pinball Price Guide

Deduct
For Pinballs for new legs and bolts 50
Play Field Glass 50
Play Field Wear 50
Lock Down Bar 50
Back Glass Flaking 200

For Photos visit Facebook Juke Joint Johnnie LLC - Big Sky Raid

300 plus Games currently available please eMail me for Current List and Pricing. Dry High Plains Environmentally Controlled Storage. If you what Dry Games this is the place,

Please DO NOT Ask Me if it WORKS!!!! I've Bought and Sold Games since1974 and I do not Plug any in when Buying or Selling.

All Games are Sold As Found.
First Come First Served
All Games Shipped FOB Montana via A-1 Freemen OKC
Send your Zip Code for shipping Quote
All Games Sold AS Found. NO RETURN!! All Sales are Final.

Patricia Pickett will handle all Transactions.

Pay via PayPal or Bank Wire Only!!!!!

PayPal Account
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NO Bulk Deals. All Prices are Firm.. I Worked on the DEAL for 30 years.

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Even a man who is pure in heart and says his prayers by night, may become a wolf when the wolf bane blooms and the autumn moon is bright…"Curt Siodmak"

Juke Joint Johnnie LLC
Sales & Service of Vintage Coin Operated Equipment since 1974
Westminster Colorado
303-350-0635
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#1570 3 years ago

I have a ghostbusters pro translite I'd trade for a star trek alternate translite if anyone is interested

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#1592 3 years ago

EATPM!

there should be a list of games on the RMPS website showing whats coming, preferably bring something that isnt already represented.
Thanks for bringing a game this way!

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#1644 3 years ago

anyone have any cabaret / mini arcade games for sale?

#1653 3 years ago
Quoted from manadams:

Anyone have an extra Evel Knievel playfield with moderate wear or better? I'm looking to upgrade my severely worn one.

CPR has bronze grade still instock:

http://www.classicplayfields.com/store-playfields.html

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#1721 3 years ago

for sure its mirage mike

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#1738 3 years ago
Quoted from dcwill333:

I'm looking for a project machine, preferably solid state, for around $1500 to $2000. Nothing too complex, as this would be my first attempt at one, but I could handle the basic repairs. If anyone knows of anything, let me know. It would be greatly appreciated!

pm sent

#1741 3 years ago

Yeah no power at his storage units, sold as is. He has some wiggle room on price but not enough for me to take the plunge. When he got all those EMs in I checked em out but he wanted fully working prices for untested games.

#1749 3 years ago

Hope it doesn't kill these kind of threads,
Anyone interested in starting a Facebook group or something similar? I know we have a colorado group for tournament info and what not already

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#1789 3 years ago

Bryan I have some empty arcade cabs if you want to build your own hit me up

#1831 3 years ago

Just a heads up for the Northern Colorado crowd, Pinball Jones in Fort Collins will be starting their Fall League on September 7th
Runs for 10 weeks with a tournament on the 11th week
Registered on IFPA for WPPR points

League is on Wednesday nights, starts at 7pm

$1 off your drinks when you are in league

#1843 3 years ago

Anyone have a Whirlwind or Goldeneye for sale or trade? Could trade my Jurassic Park +/-

1 month later
#1894 3 years ago

Anyone have a Fish Tales on the market?

#1896 3 years ago

Yeah but they are never for sale hah. Just let go of JP so I have a hole

1 month later
#1938 3 years ago

anyone have any working EM's around $500? My parents would like something and not looking to break the bank on something thats not gonna get played a ton. Could be flexible on price on title/condition.

#1940 3 years ago

I would venture to guess it will get played 2 or 3 nights outta the week on average after the newness dies down. They have a room with a pool table and what not in it that it would go in.

I come from a pretty competitive family (dads a college basketball coach) and the back and forth for high scores and beating each other is in my parents blood hah

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#1971 2 years ago

Shout out to Wickerman2 for giving me a lead on a really nice Surfer. Took a few weeks to work with the seller but I got it last night and it is gorgeous! It was super dirty but cleaned up real nice and the backglass is perfect. I'd post some pics but apparently we can't put photos in these regional threads, haha what a joke.

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#1986 2 years ago
Quoted from Wickerman2:

Mystery of the CL Taxi revealed...

haha nice

1 month later
#2029 2 years ago

there is a colorado facebook buy/sell group if youre interested pm me

#2038 2 years ago

I just saw your post in the one thread, yeah that was the one I was talking about

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#2046 2 years ago
Quoted from Russell:

Let me know if you have any of these you'd like to sell. In no particular order: Fireball (only the original EM), Flash Gordon, Centaur, Voltan Escapes Cosmic Doom, Time Fantasy, Four Million B.C., Paragon, Fathom, Silverball mania, Future Spa, Heavy Metal Meltdown, Blackwater 100, TX Sector.

Someone help Russell find one of these sweet games to bring to Dory Hill next year!

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#2084 2 years ago
Quoted from Onwallst:

There is a Ghostbusters LE located in Mutiny Book Store and Cafe on broadway in Denver. Also he has a new Rob Zoombie and there was a Cactus Canyon there until Monday this week. He charges 50 cents per game.

Quoted from Onwallst:

Again same as my last post he is putting a Alien on location at Mutiny Book Store and cafe on broadway in Denver. You will have to find out from Ryan when it is arriving.

Awesome, I will def check it out

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#2150 2 years ago
Quoted from jalpert:

I assume this is the Mars Trek being flipped on craigslist?
denver.craigslist.org link

yuppers the stars is right next to it in the pics lol

#2155 2 years ago
Quoted from Its_me_aj:

I have a Mata Hari and a night rider I'm gonna be selling soon. Both are decently clean though

If he takes the mata hari for a retheme I could use the back glass as mine is roached (and my mpu is being a jerk too ha)

#2156 2 years ago
Quoted from KingPinGames:

if there is anything in particular you are looking for, please let me know soon.
Christopher

If you have any cabaret / mini arcade games or candy cabs let me know

#2169 2 years ago

Looking for a zizzle for a friend. They want to use it in a classroom to help challenged children develop eye hand cordination and what not. Offered up an EM but they need something with a smaller foot print. If you have one for sale or know someone that does let me know, thanks!

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#2181 2 years ago
Quoted from jar155:

I would be willing to bring my Ghostbusters LE out to Denver for Showdown if someone wanted to buy. I'm not motivated to sell, but would if there's genuine interest. Love the game, but am about to shake up my collection. Others available soon, most likely.

I know a guy who is looking for a BOP if that is one you're looking to shakeup, he might be interested depending on condition/price of course

#2183 2 years ago
Quoted from jar155:

GB sold.
My BoP is pretty nice. Doesn't have a new playfield, but those are available now. That would make it perfect. Cabinet is extremely nice. That's one of the few machines I would need to run by the wife though...might be hard to get that one from me. I'll think about it.

Congrats on the sale!
yeah just hit me up if so and I'll get you his info, if not no sweat.

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#2224 2 years ago
Quoted from Gexchange:

Pinball showdown Pinside meet and greet change of plans..
Change of venue. Chillies decided to be dicks after talking to them last week, they won't us do a group res anymore on Friday night. So I upgraded our room to a suite, and will have the meet and greet there. Will bring in food and beer and such. Also will bring some games including one of the two attack from mars remakes into the room. Room 428 at 6pm!
JJ

daaaaammmnnn that is sweet. I should quit my job to come hang out. You're the man JJ!

Also, super jelly of whoever got that Whirlwind! my fav system 11

#2227 2 years ago
Quoted from KJL:

I have an MB and a Firepower playfield that are good for wall art only. $75 each, can bring to RMPS tonight or Sunday if you want them. Leaving at 1:00 for the show today.

pm sent on MB playfield for art

#2231 2 years ago
Quoted from Gexchange:

You going to be at the show tomorrow? I think we are going to open it up again. It was to much fun not to do it a second night
JJ

I was suppose to be but some important family stuff came up. I'll be there Sunday and will be there to help Dean and KMac load up

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#2249 2 years ago
Quoted from DNO:

Looking to trade my Dragonfist toward a Stargazer or Fathom.
Also thinking about trading/selling my Banzai Run, pretty rough PF, so value it around 2500-3k

was that the banzai at the nest? i'd try and take it off yer hands if i had the cash right meow. glwts

#2255 2 years ago
Quoted from DNO:

Yes, the one at the nest.
Find some $$$, give me a call...

need to win a Helenament for a cash influx

#2272 2 years ago
Quoted from Mr68:

Last Friday evening I brought home the Bone Busters on Craigslist (Loveland) and have been shopping it out since. The seller continues to let the ad run for some reason, along with his ad selling a Jokerz. If you're interested in the Jokerz read on.
The seller is not a Pinhead and the Bone Busters is a Basement Find. A dirty, dusty, diamond in the ruff that has sat un-played for many, many years. It's not perfect but I couldn't be happier or more surprised as I tear it down and shop it out.
I did a very superficial look at the Jokerz and cannot comment on its condition other than it powers up. The GI was mostly out and I was there for the Bone Busters. But if the Jokerz has a similar history, which I suspect it might, it could be worth while to check out.
Seller is negotiable on price but haggle savvy.
fortcollins.craigslist.org link

dang i really wanted that bonebusters but couldnt get a response from the seller. congrats!

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#2317 2 years ago

Anyone have a decent used strikes and spares playfield ? Maybe you swapped out for a CPR and have the other laying around? Lmk cause it's surely better than what I have

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#2351 2 years ago
Quoted from Whysnow:

found this ad on here.
https://pinside.com/pinball/market/classifieds/ad/51757
Very confused as that says the poster is in AL and not CO even through the ad lists as in Denver??? Scammer?

he has games in both spots as far as I know. i inquired about a game in the past from him but never made a deal.

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#2389 2 years ago
Quoted from Wickerman2:

JOB OPPORTUNITY!!!! ***Back breaking labor involved***
Moving a few blocks from my current location in Denver Metro around mid-October--a little over a month from now.
Looking to pay a couple people to move 10 pinball machines and a couple arcade games. My goal is to avoid lifting any of them. I am moving the rest of the contents of the house on my own so don't call me lazy
Job: I'll have all the games essentially prepped and ready to move. 1 set of 10(?) straight stairs up and out, 1 set of straight stairs down at new place. I have an appliance dolly. Haul the games out in to the as yet un-rented moving vehicle. Take them the 3 blocks to the new place. Haul them down to basement and help set them up. Cash, drinks, pizza, free pinball, all the above.
Exact date is flexible, weekend or weekday, whatever works.
***So, if you know anybody that needs some extra cash and is physically fit enough not to blow out their back, PM me. I'm not going to be a cheapskate on the cash either.***

pm sent, i bet myself and a friend could help.

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#2441 2 years ago

Pinball Jones Fall Flip Out Nov 11th and 12th (FINALS)
$1000 added to the prize pool from Kim at Pinball Jones

Link is to facebook event page. Will link the IFPA page once the submission gets accepted. You can RSVP @ http://fallflipout.app.rsvpify.com/ as well

https://www.facebook.com/events/358283541279274/?acontext=%7B%22ref%22%3A%224%22%2C%22feed_story_type%22%3A%22308%22%2C%22action_history%22%3A%22null%22%7D

#2443 2 years ago

For non-facebook peeps the IFPA links are up for the Fall Flip Out main and side tournaments:

IFPA Event Link: https://www.ifpapinball.com/tournaments/view.php?t=21076#

IFA Side Tournament Link: https://www.ifpapinball.com/tournaments/view.php?t=21081#

You can RSVP @ http://fallflipout.app.rsvpify.com/ as well as facebook (helps me determine how many volunteers we need to make sure it runs smoothly)

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#2481 2 years ago
Quoted from bemmett:

Ya I would love to keep it local, I'd hate to ship that machine and have anything happen to it.

Have you asked Kim at PBJ if she's interested? Wonder if she will ever get the one she ordered...

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#2519 2 years ago
Quoted from Mr68:

I'm still having my mid-pinball life crisis and I'm motivated to sell it.

That bone Buster's you picked up a few months back on the chopping block?

#2523 2 years ago
Quoted from Mr68:

I just played it during lunch today.
Sorry, not for sale. That simple and silly little game has me totally addicted and it's hard for me to fully explain why. I slid the PDI glass from my BBB into it and wow did that make the playfield pop.
I don't think you and I have met, have we? Either way, stop down some time and take a spin on it with me. Others are welcome also.
***
I may have a couple of sheets of PDI glass for sale as not every one buying my games are taking it with. If there's interest I'll do a quick inventory.

We briefly meet two years ago at Dory Hill, you showed up on Sunday towards the end I believe. Im Dave Andersen up in fort Collins.

I dig bone Buster's as well, was a day late on the one you snagged , whoops

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#2539 2 years ago
Quoted from Elicash:

guys, anyone know any locations to play in Durango? I am going to be down there the last week of this month. Hoping to drink some of the fine local beer there and play pinball.

I believe there is a place called J Bo's Pizza that has games in Durango

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#2595 1 year ago
Quoted from Boondocker:

Also, why is uploading images disable for this sub-forum?

They did that to try and prevent people from selling/trading games in the regional threads and subverting their fee in the marketplace

#2620 1 year ago
Quoted from Russell:

I need to sell 1 game, need the space for TNA which should be here within the next few weeks. I'll make my collection public on Pinside, let me know what you're interested in.

I can store your skateball for ya at my place for awhile

#2638 1 year ago

you selling it at a pro price to him then?

#2644 1 year ago
Quoted from manadams:

Anyone have a real nice F-14 Tomcat they would trade for a Gottlieb Gladiators? Traded mine awhile ago and missing it.

he isnt on pinside that I know of but they guy who works on the games at Pinball Jones had one for sale awhile ago, I think he still has it. It was at the Showdown last year. I can ask him if you'd like.

#2648 1 year ago
Quoted from tslayer71:

That game was incredible - pretty much like new. Unfortunately I don't think it will be cheap, but worth it if you have the money...

Yeah he did a great restore and i think he cleared it as well.

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#2659 1 year ago
Quoted from Duvall:

I was just told the other day that Lyons has one. Not always out for play but that it was now. Can someone confirm? Maybe you could call them?

yeah they have one now

#2662 1 year ago
Quoted from Ferros:

Awesome info guys, going to head up there Thursday evening! Thanks again.

Cool, just so you know, thursday we have league at Lyons so 5 games will be taken up for league most of the night after 7:30, but there will be lots of pinheads and pin to play!

#2664 1 year ago
Quoted from WackyBrakke:

It would be fun to join a league, but I don't know anything about them and how to find one that's best for me, etc......

ryanwanger has a fun, less competitive league in Boulder, bwheels plays in none ifpa league in Denver he could probably tell you about. I'm gonna start up another beginner's league in fort Collins soon. You can find ifpa sanctioned leagues on ifpapinball.com atleast 30 days before they start.

snowgalvin runs a Colorado pinball website that will have most events listed.

#2666 1 year ago
Quoted from Kevkat:

We also host a weekly league here at Blizzard Mountain Pinball in Conifer, Colorado. We're in the middle of a season now, but you could join the next season which starts in March. Our leagues to award IFPA WPPR points. Most of the players are relatively new to pinball, and it's more of a social than a competitive environment.
Kevin

Yeah, I was telling him about the non-ifpa ones all the current IFPA leagues are in the middle of the season at the moment.
Lots of great options for pinball, YAY!

Links: Colorado Pinball Collective website with calendar: http://colorado-pinball.com/index.html
Gun Barrel Brewery non ifpa league : https://www.facebook.com/events/860402460782417/
IFPA League site: https://www.ifpapinball.com/leagues/

Boo gunbarrel has ended.

#2671 1 year ago
Quoted from Whysnow:

I would love to hear what the begginers league is and how you run it...
I am looking for fresh ideas to bring in and keep new people playing for fun

Basically, no points/no buy in fees

last time Pinball Jones gave people $1 off their drinks on league night if they were in the beginners league.

Each week I teach 2 games. Go over basic ball control skills, "you dont always have to flip", etc and then how to achieve entry level goals on games. Like how to start modes or multiballs that kind of stuff. I put both games on free play for the night. Let them all jam out for a few hours on the games. Go into any extra in depth stuff if anyone asks on a more 1on1 level. No crazy in depth overload type stuff, like Nero stacking on Star Trek lol but more than just what the place card says. Go over thought process on when to shoot what, back handing being safer, etc.

The following week after I teach 2 different games I give them an option to play in a high score tournament on the previous weeks two games, allowing them a whole week to practice if they desire. two entries per person if they want to play they put $1 in. Winner takes all. If they dont want to play they dont have to.

Can miss any week (s), you just miss out on the lesson. I let them pick the games, majority rules after week 1.

Last time at the end of the season I had them all come over to my house for a bbq with pinball and drinking

#2673 1 year ago
Quoted from Whysnow:

That is awesome stuff Dave!!!!!!!!

Yeah, from the first one I did we ended up getting some players to join the real ifpa league and go to more tournaments around the area, meet some great people too!

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#2697 1 year ago
Quoted from hudson2212:

I hate to hijack the FS thread, but I was wondering if somebody could give me a quick rundown on how the league works at Pinball Jones? I have never tried anything like that so I was wondering is it team based, or individual? Is there some kind of early ranking to line up players, or is it random draw? Does anybody know what the cost is, and maybe how many people are in before the sign-up is cut off?
Thanks in advance for any answers.

Not sure when the next one starts but it's pretty casual

Play 3 games a night twice

At the end of the season there is a double elimination tournament head to head best 2 out of 3

Kim at pbj runs it , she's there most days if you wanna chat with her about it

#2699 1 year ago
Quoted from hudson2212:

Thanks, I will have to try and make my way over there soon.
Website says the next league starts 2/8

I went down there last night and the board said Feb 7th lol so yeah its coming up one way or the other. They are not doing IFPA events this year as far as I know so it wont be for WPPR points

the 7th makes more sense than the 8th as historically they have held the league on wed nights

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#2737 1 year ago

The amazing thing about champion pub is how there is no way it could be made today in this over pc world we live in now. People would freak over the sterotypes

#2754 1 year ago

recently picked up a Harlem Globetrotters, great game! Good luck in your search!

#2766 1 year ago
Quoted from Kevkat:

I do, but he's looking for ones that are actually for sale!

everythings for sale at the right price

#2768 1 year ago
Quoted from ryanwanger:

Birthday tournament trophies?

Haha, you going to come and try and win one?

#2773 1 year ago
Quoted from mcbPalisade:

RE: Remakes vs. Original pins. The new Williams reproductions are 10X the machines as the originals, IMHO. Better at everything. But then I know there are reasons to own the original just like there are reasons to own Bell Labs dial phones. Collectors items.

10x is an impossible number lol, just pumping up a game he bought is all.

is it 10x better that you cannot change out the insert bulbs cause they are surface mounted pcbs? or all the folks who got the fucked up inserts 10x happier than if they had a nice original?

Not saying its a bad product or game, im sure you love yours, just saying that 10x is ignorant pandering.

Words mean something damnit! You cannot say "10x the machine as the originals" followed by IMHO, "in my HUMBLE opinion" then follow that up by saying "Better at everything". Just a ridiculous statement.

#2784 1 year ago
Quoted from fosaisu:

Obviously you’ve never seen The Shadow.

Quoted from bemmett:

Obviously you all have never seen Johnny Mnemonic

I havent seen either whose hosting a movie/pinball night!

#2788 1 year ago
Quoted from DNO:

I realized when looking at IPDB about my Meteor that the backglass is copied from an old movie.
So I need to watch Meteor! I've seen pretty much all the others, even if I fell asleep during half of them.
Demolition Man is 10x better than all of them though....

would you rather play the hobbit all day or have to watch the movies again?

#2811 1 year ago
Quoted from Snorzel:

Oh man C37 is a really cool game only played it in a video game would love to play one

Lyons Classic Pinball has one for your enjoyment for the low, low price of 25 cents per play

#2823 1 year ago
Quoted from smoothbore19:

I'm new to the Hobby picked up my first pin Demo Man last Sept. I am pretty sure it has been a HUO. I got it from the second owner, and he got it from original owner. So he told me. My second was a World Poker Tour I that picked up for a 150 bucks. The machine needed a deep clean, but after it is in great shape. Picked up a T2 that was a good shape overall. It has been the machine that needed the most work. I have a new Rottendog Driver board in, just need to put it in, and rewire J115, but the machine is fully functional. I was a firearms collector but have moved on to pinball machines.

Welcome, congrats on that steal of a World Poker Tour!

#2831 1 year ago
Quoted from Sijcolo:

Anybody driving down to tpf that could bring a game back?

DNO usually drives and takes a game to sell

#2841 1 year ago
Quoted from Its_me_aj:

Back on the hunt for a Game of Thrones pro and possibly and Congo

you going to TPF this year?

I vote Congo over GoT!

#2843 1 year ago

Nice! party on! Bring home that Raven this year ;P

#2845 1 year ago
Quoted from Its_me_aj:

Dude I’m still kicking myself over that!! You driving?

nah, we are flying this year

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#2859 1 year ago

anyone have a P-roc they aren't using that they want to get rid of?

#2861 1 year ago
Quoted from Russell:

Woah! Suddenly, dying to find out what you're up to. Home-brew Dory Hill pinball machine?

shhh

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#2880 1 year ago
Quoted from Russell:

My Tron is for sale. And if the Higgins’s don’t buy my LOTR, it will be for sale also. Lmk if interested.

im pretty sure Casey out of Cheyenne wanted to buy your LOTR. I think you talked to him about it previously.

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#2890 1 year ago
Quoted from jalpert:

Does anybody here just want this?
denver.craigslist.org link
It's most of the parts from a High Speed playfield.
Free, or $20 if you take my bin.

Pm sent, I might be able to use some parts for my homebrew project

#2895 1 year ago
Quoted from ryanwanger:

I could use that plastic that goes over the center bank of standups.

If it's in there it's yours

#2898 1 year ago
Quoted from ebrenner87:

I could use the top plastic ramp if its in there. mine is cracked so the ball falls out when you make the best shot :/

I'll pick thru the stuff with what I can use and offer the rest back up for free. Already text Ryan and offered him any plastics. I'll post here with whatever I don't need

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#2908 1 year ago
Quoted from Mr68:

I'd like to buy the Bobby Orr on CL as a gift for a non pinball friend. He doesn't collect but told me a couple of years ago he remembers playing one as a kid and had a fondness for it.
Link: denver.craigslist.org link
I have called right from the beginning, left voice message, texted AND emailed .... all with zero responses to any of my attempts. If anyone knows anything or can help I'd appreciate it.
Many thanks.

no idea, ill try and contact him as well and let you know if I get a bite.

#2910 1 year ago

Does anyone have a ball diverter mech laying around, I'm looking for one for my homebrew machine. If so, lmk whatcha want for it, Thanks!

#2920 1 year ago
Quoted from SergioJ:

I have a pretty nice Medusa for trade only, I’d like to work it towards a Star Gazer or Iron Maiden classic. Figure it’s a long shot but it never hurts to put it out there....

Selling for that sweet sweet cash is a lot easier than a very restricted trade guideline, then you can purchase the game you want

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#2930 1 year ago

3700?

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#2967 1 year ago

Anyone know anything about that f'd up whirlwind ? I tried to buy it to use some parts in my homebrew but never heard from the guy

#2971 1 year ago
Quoted from ebrenner87:

That was my whirlwind, sorry i got way more replies to it than i expected and did not get a chance to get back to everyone. Someone offered me full price plus two nice bottles of wine for it within half an hour of it being posted so i went with that, its sold now. Good luck with your homebrew though!

no worries, figured if its going to parts I could potentially buy some off the new owner if they are on here.

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#3000 1 year ago
Quoted from mcbPalisade:

Do you have a table layout diagram yet? With power distribution? Thanks For the show that is

he doesnt get on here very often, might be better to email or asking on facebook if you need a quicker response.

#3017 1 year ago
Quoted from 5280wzrd:

... One For Sale sign if you are seeking to sell one game ...

does it cost to try and sell a game at the show?

#3020 1 year ago
Quoted from 5280wzrd:

I don't believe so. But ask the show. I've never sold anything there.

its just weird that if one of the perks is getting a for sale sign, if like you can just put on a piece of paper saying for sale on the back glass, not sure how thats a perk lol.

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#3031 1 year ago

big ups to Game Exchange bringing 39 pins and KMac is lined up for 21, over 40% of the 138 pins listed to show up!

#3035 1 year ago
Quoted from Whysnow:

Quick question, is Dan G the show organizer?
If so, it appears he is only bringing 1 game himself... Appears that bringing 2 games is not worth the incentive to him either.
https://www.pinballshowdown.com/game-list.html

That is a different Dan. Looks like Dan N, who runs the show is bringing one under RMPS, an Evel Knievel

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#3062 1 year ago
Quoted from ryanwanger:

Does anyone locally rebuild monitor chassis?

If you can solder on a pinball PCB you can change the caps on a monitor chassis no problem.

I have a monitor rejuvenator if you need to borrow it as well

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#3108 1 year ago

a little off topic but if anyone is into retro gaming stuff I am thinking about selling of my NES collection, about 260-270ish games plus or minus a few.
a couple consoles, some CIB games, some manuals, lots of controllers and accessories, Pin*Bot and High Speed CIB to make it pinball relevant

id attach a photo but apparently you cant do that in this sub forum anymore lol

hit me up if you want to see any of it

i typically use pricecharting.com as a resource to price games out. would trade for a pin +/- cash as needed

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#3120 1 year ago
Quoted from Aladdin:

That’s my Raven on CL. I have to let her go!

i like your enthusiastic ad and custom habitrails, but even the nicest raven is still unfortunately a raven Hope you find a buyer and get yer car fixed!

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#3149 1 year ago
Quoted from V8haha:

May be willing to trade my maverick if anyone is interested.
Plus or minus cash on my end
I love Sega titles but also open to anything.

i wish there was a way to make that ship lock like 100% faster haha. man that wait just kills this game for me

#3153 1 year ago
Quoted from DNO:

Faster rpm motor?

In theory, I've never changed out any motors on a pin. How hard would it be to find one that could run off the original hardware/software without burning up or other issues ? Could be a cool mod that would make the game 100% more playable.

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#3197 1 year ago

I'm a sucker for the Gottlieb System 80bs

anyone have any they are looking to sell/trade?

projects, working, whatever state let me know!

#3204 1 year ago
Quoted from dontpanicflip:

Machine - For Trade
FS/FT: Guardians of the Galaxy (Pro)New!NOB - New out of box (first owner) “Bought NIB from Great American Pinball less than 2 months ago. Perfect condition! About 50 plays so far.

Looking for the following trades (+/- cash, multiple pins):
- Congo
- To...”
1 day ago Fort Collins, CO
Trade
dontpanicflip

decided to get rid of my GOTG. Looking for a few trades. PM me if you’re interested.

bemmett

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#3257 1 year ago
Quoted from Chops00:

$3500 for a Pinbot, with an original price of 5k, WTF?

shoot, ill sell my pinbot for an even more discounted price than that, lets say $3,000? or ill use that ol' psychological trick and say $2,995!

#3260 1 year ago
Quoted from bemmett:

Ah crap, I'd have been in for $2,999 but definitely out at that price.

i know youre more of a collectors quality guy anyways, this players example isnt probably right for you!

#3263 1 year ago
Quoted from dontpanicflip:

Anyone know a good pinball tech in Fort Collins/Loveland area?

what do you need fixed? I might be able to help

#3268 1 year ago
Quoted from bemmett:I need a lot of $hi! fixed if you are offering your free services Dave?

Quoted from bemmett:

Hell I'll even throw in some PBR!

looks like im in the wrong business!

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#3286 1 year ago
Quoted from Mathazar:

I'm so tired of scammers. Besides pinball, I'm into MAME and have long wanted to build a dedicated MAME upright cabinet. Been looking for weeks for an example with good bones...has to be local as paying $$ for shipping a less-than-stellar cabinet knocks the overall costs too much out of whack for me. Earlier this week, a guy posted on Denver Craigslist a bunch (more than a dozen) video games in one post and among them there was a busted Ulticade in a decent/restorable looking cabinet. $200. I called the guy within 2hrs of the posting and he said it was sold (didn't surprise me much at that price). Three days later that Craigslist ad was updated with the same Ulticade for $300. Today that same ad was updated with the same Ulticade for $500.
All of the video games are pictured packed into a trailer. Who knows...maybe they were stolen and the guy is starting to realize that they're worth more than $200.
denver.craigslist.org link

Lol nope that's Gilbert aka the Wolf Man. Good luck with him hah

#3293 1 year ago
Quoted from OilGuy:

Hey guys, I’m looking for a project or players pin to hone my fixing skills over the winter. I am a DMD guy and not interested in paying inflated Craigslist prices. I would prefer something like Whitewater, STTNG, Sopranos, Adams Family, Simpson’s PP, Indy, WPT, or really about anything. I am in Castle Rock during the weekends, and in New Castle (Glenwood Springs) during the week days, so I can cover all of the Front Range and Western Slope depending on where you are. I’ll pay the PinSide fee for a sale no problem. Thank you, Dave.

you'll probably find that most people would love to pick up those titles at a lower price and fix them up themselves, might be tough to get some of those "A" titles at a cheaper price.

You may want to broaden your search to some solid state games or less sought after titles. Fix em, play em then sell em if you dont like it too much. just my 2 cents

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#3309 1 year ago
Quoted from Mathazar:

There's a JJP Pirates at Arapahoe Bowling Center:
Arapahoe Bowling Center
6850 S Dayton Street, Greenwood Village, CO 80112
303-790-2695

is the arapahoe bowl one a production model or the proto with the spinning disc?

#3315 1 year ago
Quoted from NY2Colorado:

There was a spinning disc in the middle of the playfield.... If that helps.

my bad, was it a single spinning disc or 3 different spinning discs?

#3321 1 year ago
Quoted from Captainhook:

I'm looking for a Walking Dead fish tank topper if anyone would like to part with one PM me thank you!

does JJ at Game Exchange have any? gexchange ?

#3325 1 year ago
Quoted from wyopin:

I guess I’d better find out if anyone knows if there’s aTNA in the area to check out too? Either ft collins or Denver area

There is a TNA at Pinball Jones Campus West in Fort Collins, The Flipside in Loveland, Lyons Classic Pinball in Lyons and 1up Colfax in Denver

#3328 1 year ago
Quoted from mcbPalisade:

I was at the Campus West location about a month ago and it appears to have closed up. FYI

haha nope but they are closed on mondays

we are actually having our huge annual pinball tournament there on Nov. 10th

i help them out, im there all the time between the two locations. def open and killin it

Here is a link to the Fall Flip Out:
https://www.facebook.com/events/894544357421793/

I am also doing another Beginners League starting soon, first night is at Campus West:
https://www.facebook.com/events/263805354275627/

Both events can be found on the Colorado Pinball Collective events calendar if you dont facebook

https://www.colorado-pinball.com/

#3340 1 year ago

For those of you who want to get crazy with some 24 hour pinball action, this happens this saturday into sunday morning:

http://www.blizzardpinball.com/24hours.html

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#3376 11 months ago
Quoted from Mr68:

Want to buy, Bobby Orr's Power Play.
I'm helping a newbie search for his first game and he desires a Bobby Orr Power Play. I don't mind getting my hands dirty but no major projects nor any machines with sticker shock for a first timer. Willing to pay a fair price based on condition.
Doesn't hurt to talk so let me know what you've got or if you know of someone.
Thanks

sijcolo had one last time I was at his place

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#3383 11 months ago
Quoted from bemmett:

Checking if anyone local has a nice Champion Pub they'd want to sell before I possibly pull the trigger on one that needs shipped.

Cant see this one lasting long for you... Head over to campus west and play Kim's a few times then give up the hunt for this one

#3397 11 months ago
Quoted from mcbPalisade:

Reading the last few posts seems to answer my question: Is PB Jones Campus West still open?
Sounds like the answer is YES. Please add more if this is wrong.

yeah its open, never was closed besides normal hours. had 53 players at our annual tournament there in November.

having a new years eve tournament and next year hosting a tournament the 2nd tuesday of every month

free play night every sunday

its just closed on mondays

https://www.pinballjones.com/campus-west

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#3412 11 months ago
Quoted from ryanwanger:

In the last year or so, I've probably had four or five people ask me to help them "buy a game".
It's always first time buyers, and I can see how they might want a helping hand since most perceive Craigslist or a distant seller on Ebay to be their only option.
I've got enough going on maintaining my own games and moving them around that I don't want to start doing something like that on the side. But at the same time, it would be great to be able to help these people!
I think it would involve figuring out a machine or range of machines they are interested in, finding the machine, and doing delivery/setup. Maybe in some ways, it would be like being a realtor for people buying pinball machines. Is there anyone out there who would want to provide this as a service? I think you could make a little bit of money on the side doing this for newbies and charging by the hour.
Discuss.

i think these people are always going to be needy and bug you for help. they need to man up and figure it out. do their own research, reach out for help (either here, or to someone they know in the hobby like you) but not rely on others to do everything for them. this is why i passed haha

owning a pin is not for the faint of heart. if you really want to be in this hobby they will need to start learning the ins and outs and how to fix at least basic things, etc. if they cant even find a machine and set it up themselves its gonna be a long road.

sounds harsh typing it out but thats my take. i feel like charging a newbie by the hour and nickle and diming them isnt a good look for the hobby and would feel sh*5ty doing it to anyone, especially people i know. if it was someone i knew i would 100% help them for free and get them going as long as they knew im not their free tech and they are going to have to have the desire to learn how to maintain these bad boys

either buy new and get the white glove service and have less worries or learn how to get a game and fix em up yourself if you buy an older used game.

#3416 11 months ago
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