Custom Kick-ass Centaur


By Jjsmooth

1 year ago


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#1 1 year ago

I will document the process on this machine. I love the theme and artwork, and cannot wait to push it a little past the original.
Here's the starting point..
Good, not great...Pf is junk. Harness and boards are pretty clean.

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#2 1 year ago

Cabinet rebuilt.

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#3 1 year ago

Paint and Pinball Pimp stencils. He does a great job.

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#4 1 year ago

A little customization. Yes!

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#5 1 year ago

I am liking this...

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#6 1 year ago

Powder coated trims.

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#7 1 year ago

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#8 1 year ago

CPR gold pf ready.

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#9 1 year ago

Kept it coming!

#10 1 year ago

There will be blood...

#11 1 year ago

You sucked me in,watching this one,unique use of spikes!
-Mike

#12 1 year ago

I am so glad we live near each other. Haha. Stunning!!

#13 1 year ago

That one aint gonna be fun to carry when you move....

#14 1 year ago

I hope to bring it to the Louisville show. I may be waiting on the backglass from BG Resto.

#15 1 year ago

Looking BAD-ASS! Love the use of SPIKES! I love seeing my artwork on these beautiful cabs!

#16 1 year ago
Quoted from Jjsmooth:

I am liking this...

Don't forget the black leather too.

Yves

#17 1 year ago

Lookin totally hardcore! Gonna be sweet with that new playfield in there!

#18 1 year ago

Beautiful! Wish I could find a Centaur...

#19 1 year ago

I bought these legs from pinball life, and they are nice, but I am not going to use them. Too dark for what I have going on. May use them on a Seawitch.
I have a new set of chrome legs coming, which I will have powdered in the black chrome like everything else
Also, glad to have the rest of studs done...

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#20 1 year ago
Quoted from Jjsmooth:

I am liking this...

Not my cup of tea, but to each their own.

#21 1 year ago

You should put studs in for the last bolt on the side rails. It would prevent all slap saves, lol.

looking cool!

#22 1 year ago
Quoted from Arcane:

Don't forget the black leather too.
Yves

This would be rad!! On the legs and trim

#23 1 year ago
Quoted from Whysnow:

You should put studs in for the last bolt on the side rails. It would prevent all slap saves, lol.
looking cool!

Haha...I actually thought about that myself..
Forced respect..

#24 1 year ago

From cars to pins! Looking good

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#25 1 year ago

Careful on the slap saves...

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#26 1 year ago
Quoted from KHL:

Careful on the slap saves...

Was thinking the exact thing.

#27 1 year ago
Quoted from KHL:

Careful on the slap saves...

Hahaha!

Im in the "not my cup o' tea" crowd but everythung else looks good.

#28 1 year ago

I understand it's not for everyone. That's OK with me. Made a little more progress. Waiting on new flipper switches and power supply rebuild kit from Big Daddy's. Anybody know where to get the correct Bally decal for this coin door?

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#29 1 year ago
Quoted from Jjsmooth:

I understand it's not for everyone. That's OK with me. Made a little more progress. Waiting on new flipper switches and power supply rebuild kit from Big Daddy's. Anybody know where to get the correct Bally decal for this coin door?

Try big daddy's

#30 1 year ago

Thx, Eric. I did not know he sold them.
Parts showed up today for the lighted topper I will create..

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#31 1 year ago
Quoted from Jjsmooth:

where to get the correct Bally decal for this coin door?

marco spec has them

#32 1 year ago

That's awesome looking, just Wow, Great work so far., Love it!!

#33 1 year ago

I could donate a custom shooter for your project. Black and silver I presume ?

#34 1 year ago

Wow. Very generous of you. I appreciate that. And yes, you presume correctly...
Thank you.

#35 1 year ago

Donated to pinside in appreciation. Where would we be without this forum...

#36 1 year ago

Finishing the lower cab, backbox next.

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#37 1 year ago

I want to see the first guy that goes to nudge that machine.

#38 1 year ago
Quoted from Khabbi:

first guy that goes to nudge

Doctor! Doctor!
-mof

#39 1 year ago
Quoted from Khabbi:

I want to see the first guy that goes to nudge that machine.

He will also be the last guy...

#40 1 year ago

New chrome legs from Pinball Life and 1/2 sprocket headed to powdercoater tomorrow.

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#41 1 year ago

Backbox smoothed, basecoat painted, ready for first stencil tomorrow.

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#42 1 year ago

Found some serious spikes for those special accents..

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#43 1 year ago
Quoted from Jjsmooth:

Backbox smoothed, basecoat painted, ready for first stencil tomorrow.

Looking good

#44 1 year ago

Dude you are crazy!! But that's how i like my pinside members Carry on!

#45 1 year ago

Now that's sharp

#46 1 year ago

I appreciate that. Can't wait to get backbox on cab. Should have it in CC by Sunday.

#47 1 year ago

I needed to be certain the spikes were mounted securely. This is what I came up with. First, layout centers on the stencil, and transfer them to cabinet with an awl.
After cc I drilled 1/8" holes, 1/2" deep.

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#48 1 year ago

The spikes came threaded to accept #6 screws, so I bought #6 threaded rod. Put a drop of gel super glue on rod, screwed on the spike, and cut it 3/8" exposed.
Repeat about 400 times....

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#49 1 year ago

Modified a 1/4" driver to screw them in the holes. Put a drop of super glue here too.

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#50 1 year ago

I appreciate what CPR does for us, but damn, whoever is doing the clear coat, please put a rollover star upside-down when spraying. It's an hour of cleanup to get these working correctly. Please.

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