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Does drinking liquor inspire you to work on your machine ?

By cdnpinbacon

1 year ago


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“Does drinking liquor inspire you to work on your machine ?”

  • inspired 19 votes
    36%
  • Not inspired 26 votes
    49%
  • Not sure I just smoke weed 8 votes
    15%

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#1 1 year ago

Just curious. Sometimes I have a few drinks and want to work on my pinball machines . Is that weird?

#2 1 year ago
Quoted from cdnpinbacon:

Just curious. Sometimes I have a few drinks and want to work on my pinball machines . Is that weird?

no, not weird. this would be a great poll

I have a few drinks and want to play.... and boy do I, but very badly. I also give my games the bird more after a drink

#3 1 year ago

I dont waste my money on booze anymore...Just buy more parts, and just get it done faster.

#4 1 year ago

I know it helps me play better....at least I think it does

#5 1 year ago

Hey Google. ..how far is closest beer store? Walking distance...how far is the nearest hockey arena? ..walking distance ..lol

#6 1 year ago

Nothing goes together better than drinking and playing hockey. Although sometimes a bit to much isn’t a good idea.

#7 1 year ago

Not nearly as much as smoking kush does

#8 1 year ago

Definitely makes me more ballsy and willing to tackle something pinball related that I normally wouldn't.

#9 1 year ago

Does the split second delay cause better ball retrieval?

#10 1 year ago

Yea, that’s weird. Inspires me to bang fat chicks.

#11 1 year ago
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#12 1 year ago
Quoted from Chosen_S:

no, not weird. this would be a great poll
Great idea poll added

#13 1 year ago

100% truth. After a scotch or two, down to the gameroom for some maintenance!

#14 1 year ago

No...but I guess it's making me see double tonight.

#15 1 year ago

Usually end up to tipsy, and the next day I find I will need to re-solder some connections.

#16 1 year ago
Quoted from cdnpinbacon:

Just curious. Sometimes I have a few drinks and want to work on my pinball machines . Is that weird?

Better question is, "does working on your machines make you want to drink"

#18 1 year ago

You aint done nothing until you find and repair a ribbon cable board trace at 2:30 AM after half a bottle of Jack. And the next day it works.

#19 1 year ago

Nothing better than drinking a few beers and good tunes while grinding out tedious work.

#20 1 year ago

Just making me see double too

#21 1 year ago

Quite the opposite: enough libation and I no longer care, nor remember, about the nitpicky shit I was meaning to fix...

#22 1 year ago

I work best at troubleshooting EMs while under the influence of alcohol, so I work on them after 10pm

#23 1 year ago

Am I the only one seeing double?

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#24 1 year ago
Quoted from Atari_Daze:

Am I the only one seeing double?[quoted image]

I saw that too, but took another shot of liquor and it went away

#25 1 year ago

"I have two guns, one for each of ya"

I don't drink anymore but sometimes working on my machines makes me want to!

#26 1 year ago

Is it normal? It's the only fuel that gets me up for the task.

#27 1 year ago
Quoted from Atari_Daze:

Am I the only one seeing double?

Lol that's the reason I clicked on the post. I hope it's a really cleaver in-joke.

Anyway, I usually stay away from drinking and working on my pins. I'm likely to gouge a playfield or shock myself doing something stupid.

#28 1 year ago
Quoted from tomtest:

Better question is, "does working on your machines make you want to drink"

Drinking a cold Cream of Soda helps especially when you are playing for the GRAND CHAMPION title.

#29 1 year ago

Drinking and working on my machines guarantees future work for me.

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#30 1 year ago

Had a few drinks and ruined my MOnday night football. Can someone help me please??

#31 1 year ago

Dammit!!!!

#32 1 year ago

I don’t know WTF I was doing. now Im really pissed off.

#33 1 year ago

Beer not liquor, but yeah few brews later on a rainy afternoon, I am usually playing or working on them.

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