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(Topic ID: 109518)

LW3 Airball Area Badge MOD


By AZDbacker

6 years ago



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#1 6 years ago

So there is a spot on LW3 where a ball gets stuck by way of unintentional airball. The rubber rings in the pic show where the spot is. I'm planning to make a 'wall' by putting a bracket on a toy police badge since there is a mouting screw right there. Any other LW3 owners have this issue and what did you do? Loving my sub $1200 LW3 by the way. The previous owner bought it and had it shipped from The Pinball Clinic. It's in SUPER shape. Okay okay okay!

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#3 6 years ago

No issues with my LW3 on this problem.

#4 6 years ago

It happens to me a lot. It happened to the first game my wife played on it too. Instead of a badge, I did this. It looks more factory-ish. I'm sure I could make it look cooler but it is functional now and I didnt have to drill/tape anything. Existing holes were used in the plastics with longer screws from my parts supply.

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#5 6 years ago

Yeah my LW3 had some wicked airballs from the drop targets and I'd get balls launched up there. Good idea.

4 months later
#6 5 years ago

Mine will launch onto the left ramp sometimes! Look at one of my recent posts to see pics of a plastic mod somebody made over the bomb targets to keep the ball down.

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