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Major League Baseball Game; Home Run Plastics


By SteveinTexas

5 years ago



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    #1 5 years ago

    Home Run Plastics for: Major League and Grand Slam and (Big Inning not shown).

    U.S.$65 -00 + $6.00 postage. = $71.00

    I need to sell 25 to get costs covered then I am probably finished.

    Indicate on PM the game you want the plastic for.

    PM me if interested.

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    #3 4 years ago

    Hi Jerry,

    Thanks for the pin mail. Hope you like your new plastic for your Major League game. I think this batch came out well.

    Steve J.

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    #8 4 years ago

    Ron,
    It is from the 1963 novelty version called the "Big Inning".

    It has no backlit lights as was not a feature of this game. Otherwise very similar to the 63 Major League plastic target.

    When I researched what to make I went through all the games that had the target. See the topic linked. https://pinside.com/pinball/forum/topic/who-wants-major-league-grand-slam-big-inning-target-plastics

    Happy you like it. Still have a few left.

    Steve J.

    4 years later
    #10 6 months ago
    Quoted from SilverLiningMan:

    Found this old thread and realize this may be a complete shot in the dark, but Steve, by chance do you (or anyone else out there) still have a plastic for a ‘63 Williams Major League you’re willing to sell? I’m a Pinside newbie trying to breathe new life into my beloved game. Thanks in advance.

    If I can get 5 definite requests I will make another batch.

    There is a fair investment of materials that I may never get
    recompensed if less.

    #12 6 months ago

    That’s two. Another three and I will invest in another ten.

    #15 6 months ago
    Quoted from alp_ga:

    Hi Steve,
    I'll take one of the Home Run plastics. Mine is warped from a too hot bulb.

    That's three now. Need two more and I will get the furnace lit.

    4 months later
    #20 77 days ago
    Quoted from SilverLiningMan:

    Bumping...hoping for a home run in the bottom of the ninth

    I am back in town and will make another batch. Got to keep these games operating.

    Need to get materials including overlays made. I will confirm when available but no later than early November.

    Steve J.

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    #23 65 days ago

    I saw this ad on Pinball Classifieds and I believe this is what you are describing.

    Good Luck.

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    #25 23 days ago
    Quoted from Heaterguy:

    I have a friend that is making me a replacement for my Pinch Hitter Deluxe. Let me know if you or anyone else needs one i can ask him to run extras. Picture is of my bacon melted one and a cardboard printout to test fitness. Finished product will be printed on plastic by my friend who is a pinball fan and owns a large print graphic company.[quoted image]

    mmm...crispy. As a prototype is a good start.

    It only takes moments so work on the lettering and get the HOME R.. closure using the text software.

    May I suggest PETG as a plastic probably 0.060" thick and it has good impact strength.

    Lastly look at your game base color and make the white an off white to get it closer the game white parts.

    Nice addition to the parts we need.

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