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Mod Removers Club - Getting rid of "mods" one machine at a time.

By lordloss

4 years ago


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    #651 3 years ago
    Quoted from CubeSnake:

    I have no words for this...

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    #652 3 years ago

    What in bloody hell is this?

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    #653 3 years ago
    Quoted from WackyBrakke:

    What in bloody hell is this?

    I believe it’s an Atomic Blaster.

    #654 3 years ago
    Quoted from WackyBrakke:

    What in bloody hell is this?

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    #655 3 years ago
    Quoted from WackyBrakke:

    What in bloody hell is this?

    I don't know the game very well, but I recalled something similar showing up on the DMD before. Quickest image I could find in a clip of part of it (perhaps it gets progressively built as it was partially being assembled in that clip I found):

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    #656 3 years ago
    Quoted from WackyBrakke:

    What in bloody hell is this?

    Who makes that? It doesn’t appear to be lit with an LED so I am guessing for once it’s not our hall of famer litedpinballmods.

    #657 3 years ago

    It looks 3d printed (which means not as robust depending on the print settings), but it's not in a likely airball zone at least. Actually mounted with existing hardware rather than zip tied. Probably specifically made for the game, quite likely a one-off mod.

    Overall, one of the better mods I've seen on the thread. I'd probably still remove it from the playfield, just because it's got good odds of getting broken if the ball hits it. Maybe set it on top of the backbox or on a nearby shelf.

    #658 3 years ago
    Quoted from LynnInDenver:

    I'd probably still remove it from the playfield, just because it's got good odds of getting broken if the ball hits it. Maybe set it on top of the backbox or on a nearby shelf.

    Or in a nearby trash can?

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    #659 3 years ago
    Quoted from J85M:

    Or in a nearby trash can?

    Where all mods should go for sure!

    #660 3 years ago

    I'm sure it enhances game play some how.

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    #662 3 years ago

    That’s pretty aggressive lighting. Looks annoying to remove.

    #663 3 years ago

    Simpson’s is one of those games where most owners compulsively install any mod released no matter how ugly tacky or cluttered it makes their game.

    3 months later
    #664 3 years ago

    FOR SALE: DIALED IN LE (SUICIDE SQUAD EDITION)

    https://pinside.com/pinball/market/classifieds/ad/69430

    #665 3 years ago

    Haha I remember that one.

    #666 3 years ago

    So do you think the mods help or hurt the value of this game?

    I’m thinking hurt. If it was me, I’d mention that all of the original parts are included so you can put it back and don’t have to give your 7 year old nitemares.

    #667 3 years ago

    It halirious and sad that he called it suicide squad edition and all he did was ad some toys to it. Nothing else was changed.

    #668 3 years ago
    Quoted from awarner:

    So do you think the mods help or hurt the value of this game?
    I’m thinking hurt. If it was me, I’d mention that all of the original parts are included so you can put it back and don’t have to give your 7 year old nitemares.

    cool looking toys, no value added to the machine, price drop for the missing real parts.

    #669 3 years ago
    Quoted from Marvin:

    cool looking toys, no value added to the machine, price drop for the missing real parts.

    The toys do look cool in and of themselves. Why he put them on Dialed In is beyond me, but if you look at the rest of his gameroom there are some questionable choices on other machines as well.

    Really not surprised comments are disabled on the ad.

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    #671 2 years ago

    Holy what, is that a phone case?? That guy's going to have to pay the buyer $1,000 just to undo all that crap.

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    #672 2 years ago

    Here is a thread that I think most people in here will be able to appreciate...

    https://pinside.com/pinball/forum/topic/making-a-wh2o-normal-again

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    #673 1 year ago

    Great old thread in need of a jump start

    #674 1 year ago

    I was trying to find the shitty powdercoating one for our buddy in the other thread as well

    #675 1 year ago

    Is it just me or does this not look like a giant oreo?

    Pop bumper upgrade for BKSOR.

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    #676 1 year ago
    Quoted from koji:

    Is it just me or does this not look like a giant oreo?
    Pop bumper upgrade for BKSOR.[quoted image]

    What on earth is that supposed to be? BK's birthday cake?

    #677 1 year ago
    Quoted from koji:

    Is it just me or does this not look like a giant oreo?

    I was thinking....

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    #678 1 year ago
    Quoted from koji:

    Is it just me or does this not look like a giant oreo?
    Pop bumper upgrade for BKSOR.[quoted image]

    Haha no joke - it really does look like a fucking cookie.

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    #679 1 year ago

    Hmm, I feel this belongs here....

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    #680 1 year ago
    Quoted from koji:

    Hmm, I feel this belongs here....
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    jesus

    #681 1 year ago

    Are those paper cut outs?

    #682 1 year ago
    Quoted from jorro:

    Are those paper cut outs?

    It appears so...

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    #683 1 year ago
    Quoted from jorro:

    Are those paper cut outs?

    "tasteful" mods add to the value!

    #684 1 year ago
    Quoted from jorro:

    Are those paper cut outs?

    If only they had color-matched LEDs taped to the backs of them....

    #685 1 year ago
    Quoted from mattosborn:

    If only they had color-matched LEDs taped to the backs of them....

    Hoping you meant color matched mini-LEDs poking out of their eyeballs...

    #686 1 year ago

    Jesus had nothing to do with that.

    #687 1 year ago
    Quoted from Rondogg:

    Hoping you meant color matched mini-LEDs poking out of their eyeballs...

    This is JJP. They'd have to be RGB LEDs.

    #688 1 year ago
    Quoted from koji:

    Is it just me or does this not look like a giant oreo?
    Pop bumper upgrade for BKSOR.[quoted image]

    Mmmmmmm

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    #689 1 year ago

    I've only owned games made up to the early 2000s before the manufacturers switched to all LEDs. I'm pretty anti-mod with my own pins, even when I occasionally do something small under the playfield like replace #44s under really dark dim blue inserts with brighter white LEDs, it does look much better... but I still feel a little guilty about it. I did go totally crazy and swapped a color LED DMD into my Jackbot, I'm sticking with that one, I think those are *fantastic*.

    #690 1 year ago
    Quoted from frenchmarky:

    I've only owned games made up to the early 2000s before the manufacturers switched to all LEDs. I'm pretty anti-mod with my own pins, even when I occasionally do something small under the playfield like replace #44s under really dark dim blue inserts with brighter white LEDs, it does look much better... but I still feel a little guilty about it. I did go totally crazy and swapped a color LED DMD into my Jackbot, I'm sticking with that one, I think those are *fantastic*.

    Yes all of those things are totally fine.

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    #691 10 months ago

    Bump! Just remembering this thread today, this was a fun thread lets get it going again.

    #692 10 months ago

    there is new blood in on the Alien remake who are modding the room they plan to place the machine in. they are also building a bunch of home made toppers by committee ! smh

    #693 10 months ago

    These are about half the mods I took out of the GB Premium I bought. I wish I took another picture once the other half was on the table.

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    #694 10 months ago
    Quoted from mdeslaur:

    These are about half the mods I took out of the GB Premium I bought. I wish I took another picture once the other half was on the table.
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    So, how many people look at this thread just to see if they can score some cheap mods? Ha! There are a couple pieces in that Ghostbusters pile I might be interested in.

    #695 10 months ago

    What's wrong with a switch slot protector? I wouldn't take those out

    #696 10 months ago

    This is awesome, had no idea this thread existed and makes me feel so much better.

    Really don’t want a “shopped” job. I want it stock, original. I’d pay more for it that way!!

    Never seen a market with so many “professional” shoppers expecting more than a stock unit WITHOUT a well established name.

    Why don’t I just spray-paint cars and call myself Foose!?

    #697 10 months ago
    Quoted from allsportdvd:

    What's wrong with a switch slot protector? I wouldn't take those out

    Which switch slot on a GB needs one?

    #698 10 months ago
    Quoted from mattosborn:

    Which switch slot on a GB needs one?

    Either inlane with a ramp outlet over it i would assume

    #699 10 months ago
    Quoted from TheLaw:

    Either inlane with a ramp outlet over it i would assume

    I don’t see any place where a ball gets dropped on the slot, that’s why I asked.

    #700 10 months ago
    Quoted from mattosborn:

    I don’t see any place where a ball gets dropped on the slot, that’s why I asked.

    Probably pointless like thr other mods

    Jesus thst Stay Puft shooter...so wrong

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