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EM : Show us your EM Pinball Machines!


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#11651 47 days ago
Quoted from Playdium:

My two favorite Gottlieb machines.[quoted image]

Looks like you found your Abra Ca Dabra!

#11652 47 days ago

So lucky. I finally was able to play an abra ca dabra in Vegas after Drooling over 100s of pics of it on Pinside. I really wish a company had the balls to re-release classic EMs. I’d love to buy a repro Abra-Ca-Dabra.

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#11653 46 days ago

Melody joined the collection yesterday.

Ignore the hideous brown paint-job (that will get removed in lieu of a beautiful repaint), and instead look at the nearly perfect glass and very nice playfield!

This one will clean up beautifully and is a keeper!

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#11654 46 days ago

Received this one a couple of weeks ago. Thanks to pinhead52 (Ken) who restored it! It has a new Ron Webb BG and Wade playfield! The cabinet is beautiful!

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#11655 46 days ago

Wow! That Melody is a beauty.

#11656 46 days ago
Quoted from goldenboy232:

Melody joined the collection yesterday.
Ignore the hideous brown paint-job (that will get removed in lieu of a beautiful repaint), and instead look at the nearly perfect glass and very nice playfield!
This one will clean up beautifully and is a keeper![quoted image][quoted image][quoted image][quoted image][quoted image][quoted image][quoted image][quoted image][quoted image][quoted image][quoted image][quoted image]

One of my favorite Gottlieb back glass artwork. So much to look at.

#11657 46 days ago
Quoted from Nikrox2:

And now the line up ...[quoted image][quoted image][quoted image][quoted image][quoted image]

i have never seen or heard of a double barrel before and i collect 60s williams games. i like the artwork!

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#11658 46 days ago
Quoted from singlezero:

i have never seen or heard of a double barrel before and i collect 60s williams games. i like the artwork!

It’s been a labor of love ! Pieces and help from everywhere!

Just brought home another Williams ! 1949 Star Series baseball game. OMG we love it!

She fits right in. Just need another beer neon light for her topper!

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#11659 46 days ago

With that we now have a Williams from the 40’s, 50’s, 60’s, 70’s, 80’s and 90’s. Shows I need to modernize!

#11660 45 days ago

New rubbers on this flip flop does wonders. Anyone know a source for new pop bumper caps?

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#11661 45 days ago
Quoted from woody76:

New rubbers on this flip flop does wonders. Anyone know a source for new pop bumper caps?[quoted image]

try pinball resource http://www.pbresource.com/ http://www.pbresource.com/pfbumper.htm

#11662 45 days ago

New pop trigger rings and cones, new rubbers and ball, freshly cleaned and waxed... Chime time!

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#11663 45 days ago


1,700 cash delivered anywhere within 5 hours of zip 22963 included in price! NIB chrome Legs (original to the wedgehead machine), as well as new locks,schematic,new apron,playcards&original factory reciept. Any questions feel free to write 39,000 plays small amount of wear great game TOP 10 PIN PN PINSIDE

#11664 44 days ago
Quoted from Pinaddict91:

1,700 cash delivered anywhere within 5 hours of zip 22963 included in price! NIB chrome Legs (original to the wedgehead machine), as well as new locks,schematic,new apron,playcards&original factory reciept. Any questions feel free to write 39,000 plays small amount of wear great game TOP 10 PIN PN PINSIDE

i would do 1500 and 4 1/2 hours away

#11665 44 days ago

Jethro got me going.....
Heres a picture of my HURDY GURDY I just started painting over this past weekend. It came to me from the State of Ohio where it was owned by a Pittsburg Steelers fan, [go figger]!
The Red and black were really really stubborn so I can totally relate to your expierience with a painted all black game.
Amazing what we do for the love of the hobby.
Also a couple pictures of a Straight SHooter I picked up a few months ago that I havent been able to work on yet. Has a couple of minor issues but once committed to getting it running correctly Ill probably let it go as the old space issue is accute at my place. Besides, there was room in the post so Ill throw up the pictures!

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#11666 43 days ago

Ha! Jethro got me going as well! Bought my first machine from him (and then 2 more!). Great pinsider and quality is above par! Good luck in Cali Jethro!

#11667 42 days ago
Quoted from Coyote:

Are you still collecting EM doc scans?

Always....

#11668 41 days ago

Weeze and Nikrox2.....what have I done???? OMG....Nikrox2 you got the bug bad! GREAT COLLECTION! Seriously, nice to (re)introduce you guys to pinball. I just completed a permanent move to California and am in the process of getting machines set up. Had to downsize but kept a few.

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#11669 41 days ago

Here is a panorama view of my collection of working machines. There are 6 more machines that are in progress.

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#11670 41 days ago
Quoted from pinball419:

Here is a panorama view of my collection of working machines. There are 6 more machines that are in progress.[quoted image]

Pirate Gold! That is a Chicago Coin title I would not mind, missed out on two so far.

#11671 41 days ago
Quoted from pinball419:

Here is a panorama view of my collection of working machines. There are 6 more machines that are in progress.[quoted image]

Nice! I see the Sky Kings in the back corner and Air Aces. Now you need a Bon Voyage and Supersonic.

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#11672 39 days ago

such a cool pin. all I need is a top score now and I will have my 3 favorite EMs.

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#11673 38 days ago
Quoted from woody76:

such a cool pin. all I need is a top score now and I will have my 3 favorite EMs.[quoted image]

Congrats! Dodge City is a great game. I'm about to do a playfield swap on mine.

#11674 38 days ago
Quoted from John_I:

Congrats! Dodge City is a great game. I'm about to do a playfield swap on mine.

sweet, did you get someone to restore a PF for ya?

#11675 38 days ago
Quoted from woody76:

sweet, did you get someone to restore a PF for ya?

No I got a second parts machine that is missing a lot of parts in the back box including the dancing guy. It does have a really nice playfield though. I'm just going to clean it up, shop it out completely and swap it in.

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#11676 38 days ago

Finished my Rocket restoration

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#11677 38 days ago
Quoted from stavio:

New pop trigger rings and cones, new rubbers and ball, freshly cleaned and waxed... Chime time![quoted image][quoted image]

Just finished fixing up mine. Great player.

#11678 38 days ago
Quoted from JethroP:

Weeze and Nikrox2.....what have I done???? OMG....Nikrox2 you got the bug bad! GREAT COLLECTION! Seriously, nice to (re)introduce you guys to pinball. I just completed a permanent move to California and am in the process of getting machines set up. Had to downsize but kept a few.

Where in CA? And nice to hear of someone moving to here.

#11679 38 days ago
Quoted from mrm_4:

Finished my Rocket restoration

Looks fantastic! Can you put a few shots of the PF up?

#11680 38 days ago
Quoted from mrm_4:

Finished my Rocket restoration[quoted image][quoted image]

Were the legs painted blue like that from the factory?

#11681 38 days ago
Quoted from RWH:

Looks fantastic! Can you put a few shots of the PF up?

There’s probably more than enough playfield shots for you in this thread!

https://pinside.com/pinball/forum/topic/bally-rocket-flipperless-restoration#post-4670201

#11682 38 days ago
Quoted from dasvis:

Were the legs painted blue like that from the factory?

Yep!
Well at least according to the black and white flier....

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#11683 38 days ago
Quoted from mrm_4:

Finished my Rocket restoration[quoted image][quoted image]

Just gorgeous!

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#11685 31 days ago
Quoted from mrm_4:

Finished my Rocket restoration[quoted image][quoted image]

Beautiful job. What finish did you use on the red tips of the ball shooter and ball lifter rods?

#11686 31 days ago
Quoted from BlackCatBone:

Beautiful job. What finish did you use on the red tips of the ball shooter and ball lifter rods?

This stuff is no joke. Feels like the handles were dipped in rubber.

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#11687 30 days ago

MRM_4. - your work is first class! The Mata Hari, then this one ...great job ! I need to send a few of mine over for refurb. I’ve mainly been getting mine to work. Clean them up and away they go. The complete rebuilds are amazing ! Keep it up!

#11688 29 days ago

What are the thoughts on Big Hit? When I go to our arcade I always am drawn to it but perhaps I haven’t just tried enough of the EMs?

#11689 29 days ago
Quoted from pghpinfan:

What are the thoughts on Big Hit? When I go to our arcade I always am drawn to it but perhaps I haven’t just tried enough of the EMs?

Best of the baseball pins IMO. Good Player, can't go wrong. Guaranteed to entertain. Just my 2 cents.

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#11690 23 days ago

Just picked up a Miss-O, I don't know anything about the gameplay but the $200 pricetag was impossible to resist. The backglass appears to be in great shape and the pf isn't too bad.

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#11691 21 days ago
Quoted from mark532011:

Just picked up a Miss-O, I don't know anything about the gameplay but the $200 pricetag was impossible to resist. The backglass appears to be in great shape and the pf isn't too bad.[quoted image][quoted image]

Cool artwork

#11692 20 days ago

Have always liked pointy people pins

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#11693 19 days ago

arrived today, aussie delivered golden arrow.

works and very original condition.

just ordered a set of repro plastics from pinball rescue

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#11694 19 days ago

Picked these up Top Score Mustang from a fellow 'pinsider' noquarters a few weeks ago. Great transaction. The 6 hour van ride home was a little cramped with these 2 beauties, a copilot and 2 German Shepherds. But the trip was well worth it.

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#11695 18 days ago
Quoted from fast1981:

Picked these up Top Score Mustang from a fellow 'pinsider' noquarters a few weeks ago. Great transaction. The 6 hour van ride home was a little cramped with these 2 beauties, a copilot and 2 German Shepherds. But the trip was well worth it.[quoted image]

Beauties they are!

#11696 18 days ago
Quoted from fast1981:

Picked these up Top Score Mustang from a fellow 'pinsider' noquarters a few weeks ago. Great transaction. The 6 hour van ride home was a little cramped with these 2 beauties, a copilot and 2 German Shepherds. But the trip was well worth it.[quoted image]

Man, I wanted these so bad. That top score is a beauty. If you ever sell yell at me.

#11697 18 days ago

Night Rider gets a lighting upgrade.. always hated that those plastics over the banks were dark aside from one sunk lamp. Not anymore!

4" LED strips from Comet.
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#11698 18 days ago
Quoted from fast1981:

Picked these up Top Score Mustang from a fellow 'pinsider' noquarters a few weeks ago. Great transaction. The 6 hour van ride home was a little cramped with these 2 beauties, a copilot and 2 German Shepherds. But the trip was well worth it.[quoted image]

I am happy they went to a good home ! They went to the right guy and I'm certain they will be enjoyed for a long time...

#11699 16 days ago

Work coming along...

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#11700 16 days ago

Just picked up a Triple action but needs plenty of work to itIMG20190701174017 (resized).jpg

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