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Official 2017 Texas Pinball Festival

By labnip

3 years ago

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Post #54 Map to nearby hotel locations. Posted by Ed_in_Texas (3 years ago)

Post #66 Link to registration info. Posted by Ed_in_Texas (3 years ago)

Post #79 Dennis Nordman announcement. Posted by Ed_in_Texas (3 years ago)

Post #82 Mark Ritchie announcement. Posted by Ed_in_Texas (3 years ago)

Post #107 Greg Freres announcement. Posted by Ed_in_Texas (3 years ago)

Post #111 Cassandra Peterson (actress who plays Elvira) announcement. Posted by Ed_in_Texas (3 years ago)

Post #129 George Gomez announcement. Posted by Ed_in_Texas (3 years ago)

Post #152 John Trudeau announcement. Posted by Ed_in_Texas (3 years ago)

Post #159 Exhibitors giveaway information and how to register as an exhibitor. Posted by Ed_in_Texas (3 years ago)

Post #162 Tournament information. Posted by Ed_in_Texas (3 years ago)

Post #183 Multimorphic announcement. Posted by Ed_in_Texas (2 years ago)

Post #184 Spooky Pinball new game announcement. Posted by Ed_in_Texas (2 years ago)

Post #199 Joe Balcer announcement. Posted by Ed_in_Texas (2 years ago)

Post #226 Sam J. Jones (actor who played Flash Gordon) announcement. Posted by Ed_in_Texas (2 years ago)

Post #281 Dialed In announcement. Posted by Ed_in_Texas (2 years ago)

Post #305 Steve Ritchie announcement. Posted by Ed_in_Texas (2 years ago)

Post #306 Photos of 2017 challenge coins. Posted by Ed_in_Texas (2 years ago)

Post #351 Spooky Pinball documentary announcement. Posted by Ed_in_Texas (2 years ago)

Post #362 Christopher Franchi announcement. Artist on Batman '66 Posted by Ed_in_Texas (2 years ago)

Post #371 The Jetsons will be making its first public appearance. Posted by Ed_in_Texas (2 years ago)

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#1 3 years ago

Just announced 2017 dates for TPF:

March 24-26, 2017

Who's going ???

#4 3 years ago

It doesn't mean I think TPF won't ship in 2016...

2 months later
#5 3 years ago

Here we go !!!

#6 3 years ago

Post apron of destiny adventures here for next 12 months until TPF 2017.
Where in the world will it go?


#8 3 years ago
Quoted from 85vett:

I wanted to sign it but pav said no ; (

Did you mail your application & app fee in to Centerflank in triplicate?

4 weeks later
#13 3 years ago

Who booked their rooms already?

4 weeks later
#36 3 years ago

Book rooms now

...this is your mudder speaking !


#45 3 years ago
Quoted from Nevus:

Definitely there Thurs-Sun. Not yet booked.

Get to booking, or no soup for you !!

#49 3 years ago
Quoted from Alamo_Pin:

Looks like the Embassy Suites is booked up. No rooms.

try again... try again...

2 months later
#51 3 years ago

236 days away . . . . . . . . .


1 month later
#56 3 years ago
Quoted from ita47:

Only 199 days until TPF 2017!!! Great show every year, I can't wait!

199 bottles of beer on the wall, 199 bottles of beer...

3 weeks later
#71 3 years ago

make sure to book transportation from the airport to the saloon/hotel

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#73 3 years ago
Quoted from Titan_Pinball:

I'm bringing a LOT of rings for sure, shirts, our "Little Box of Calm" Hardware assortments, Tilt-o-Meters, Lock bar finishers and a couple surprises. I'm sure I'll bring some LED's too. I guess that is almost everything!

take my...

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#77 3 years ago
Quoted from Ed_in_Texas:

A word from Barenaked Ladies front man Ed Robertson for #TPF2017! Discount weekend passes available now. Support the show by bringing a game and get in FREE!
» YouTube video

oh snap

#80 3 years ago

SWEET !!!!
Totally can't wait

5 months away...

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1 week later
#94 3 years ago

so much exciting news coming out about TPF !!!

#97 3 years ago
Quoted from jGraffix:

Give us a good booth location and count Tilt Graphics Inc. in as one of the vendors.

at TPF, they are all good locations.

1 week later
#103 3 years ago

i'm thinking of renting out my hotel room's floor space. $400/night/person.
if i stack up the furniture in the living room, we can probably get at least 20 people in there.
that's $400 * 20 = $8,000/night. If i just do that for 2 nights, that could buy a pin + delivery

1 week later
#114 3 years ago
Quoted from Ed_in_Texas:

When you hear the name Elvira, only one person comes to mind...
Horror icon and quintessential symbol of all things spooky, the one and only Mistress of the Dark. Played by actress/writer Cassandra Peterson, Elvira has carved out a niche in popular culture that is sure to endure for decades to come.
We’re excited to announce that Cassandra Peterson will be appearing, as herself, at the 2017 Texas Pinball Festival! Ms. Peterson will join pinball designer Dennis Nordman and artist Greg Freres in a special forum on Saturday discussing their work together on “Elvira and the Party Monsters” and “Scared Stiff”. This marks the first time ever that Dennis, Greg and Cassandra will sit on a panel together to reminisce and answer questions. DO NOT MISS IT!
View more at: http://texaspinball.com/tpf/unpleasant-dreams/

hubba hubba going to be a great time (as usual)

#116 3 years ago

!!!!! 128 days to TPF 2017 !!!!!

128 is 127+1 and 1 less than 129. It's like Magic

128 is the seventh power of 2. It is the largest number which cannot be expressed as the sum of any number of distinct squares.
It is divisible by the total number of its divisors, making it a refactorable number.

The sum of Euler's totient function φ(x) over the first twenty integers is 128.

128 can be expressed by a combination of its digits with mathematical operators thus 128 = 28 - 1, making it a Friedman number in base 10.

A hepteract has 128 vertices.

128 is the only 3-digit number that is a 7th power (27).

Code 128 is a Uniform Symbology Specification (USS Code 128) alphanumeric bar code that encodes text, numbers, numerous functions, and designed to encode all 128 ASCII characters (ASCII 0 to ASCII 127), as used in the shipping industry.

128-bit key size encryption for secure communications over the Internet.
IPv6 uses 128-bit (16-byte) addresses.

Atari 2600 consoles have 128 bytes of memory.

Commodore 128 home/personal computer which had a 128 KB of memory released in 1985.

Super Mario 128 is a cancelled Nintendo game, though many elements were included in Super Mario Galaxy and Pikmin.

128 Nemesis is a main belt asteroid.

The atomic number of unbioctium, an element yet to be discovered.

Most modern house music is in tempo of 128 beats (quarters) per minute

...it was meant to be, see now you have to go !

#119 3 years ago
Quoted from rkahr:

But 128 is sooooo yesterday - did you know that today you can get a room in Frisco during TPF weekend for $127 a night?

-visit http://www.kahr.us to get my daughterboard that helps fix WPC pinball resets or for my Williams system 3-7 sound board potentiometer solutions

cosmic !!

#121 3 years ago
Quoted from Titan_Pinball:

Titan Pinball will be there with our blacklight AFM and our GB premium!
Pre-order is set up on titanpinball.com if anyone wants to place an order to pick up at the show and save on the shipping.
We'll be there with a complete line of pretty much everything we sell and a few new items.
- EVERY silicone ring size and color we currently stock
- Star posts
- Nut drivers, magnetic tools, Tilt-O-Meters
- Little box of calm hardware assortments
- Lockdown receiver finisher decals for W/B, Sys11, Data east, Stern
- Corner protector washers
- Flipper button protectors
- Sprayway glass cleaner, microfiber towels, Novus
- Shiny and regular Pinballs
- A few thousand LEDs!
- New! Titan Pinball T-shirts! Black, Navy, Dark Gray, Kids Bright Blue
- Our brand new super squishy, anti-fatigue Pinmats! (not for sale online yet)
- Who knows what else by March!

i stood on that at the houston show. omg... like floating in space. super nice

#127 3 years ago
Quoted from dothedoo:

Now just $7F days away!


#130 3 years ago

#154 3 years ago

booths are just over-sized beer coolers

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#164 3 years ago


#166 3 years ago

2 eds are better than 1 ?

1 week later
#178 2 years ago

TPF = 96 days from now

#180 2 years ago
Quoted from Mk1Mod0:

Gauging interest in remade EM machine backs. I am adding them to the lineup of Third Coast Pinball but the cost to ship them is insanely high. Delivering to TPF, however, would be free. $25 per includes lock hole. And I'll be making a form explaining the nesc measurements needed, etc.
Third Coast Pinball and Graphics

man, could probably sell a ton of those. great idea

#181 2 years ago

TPF = 91 days from now

time to start getting the bags loaded up for the BIG TEXAS SHOW

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#182 2 years ago

Happy holidays...
Don't forget who'll be at TPF in 3 months

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#192 2 years ago

8 3 d a z e

must buy everything TPF has for sale before it runs out!

#209 2 years ago
Quoted from rkahr:

This week I announced new monitoring indications in the Pro version of my WPC Power Fix Daughterboard (details here: https://pinside.com/pinball/forum/topic/announcing-new-product-to-help-resolve-resets-in-wpc-era-games/page/9#post-3519493). I also noted that 2016 Edition Pro Daughterboards can be upgraded with the new monitoring software at shows I attend (3 posts later in that thread). So, if you are coming to Texas and bought a Pro in 2016, bring it to my booth for the upgrade! If you bought one and aren't planning to come to Texas, perhaps this is another piece of evidence to help change your mind? See you there...
-visit http://www.kahr.us to get my daughterboard that helps fix WPC pinball resets or for my Pinball 2000 H+V video sync adapter kit

everyone, buy 1 of these for every pin you can put it in! awesome solution for reliable pin power.
i have first-hand had this little device solve power problems.

#210 2 years ago
Quoted from chadderack:

Looks like I'm going...

But I'd better get to meet THIS guy

or this guy

or it's not worth going!

i'll have a booth this year

#214 2 years ago
Quoted from Beyndtstng:

Thanks Marcus, is there any place around that would have a collection of Bally/Williams mixed with stern?


#220 2 years ago

Bringing this to TPF. Come and play !! ( ( (( BAM )) ) )

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#228 2 years ago

free beer to the first goober to flash Flash.

#241 2 years ago

if you're looking for me at TPF, I'm this gray dude right here

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#248 2 years ago
Quoted from PunkPin:

The guy who hasn't been unlocked yet

total Level 6 kind of stuff.

#250 2 years ago
Quoted from Silverballer:

Flash Gordon is going to be there??? Awesome. I love you Flash but I only have 14 hours to drive to Texas, win the big tournament and save Earth.
Lapnip, I am stoked that you will have your BM there. I wouldn't dare ask to play it but could I maybe just stand next to it? I am willing to submit a video application if necessary.

yes. $40 to stand next to it.
Video Application in triplicate required in advance.
Another $20 and you can get your picture with it, but you can't sell the picture for 18 months afterwards

#252 2 years ago
Quoted from Nevus:

What if the picture involves a midget wrestler and a donkey?

that's the booth next to mine.

#261 2 years ago

70 days to TFP 2017


#263 2 years ago
Quoted from Titan_Pinball:

Bringing afm gb sc blackout so far. We have a booth and will be selling a complete line of products, shirts and our new pin mats! You can also preorder and pick up at the show with no shipping. Hope I get to play some pinball!

those mats are insane.
think i'm going to line my couch with them

#283 2 years ago

67 days away

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#284 2 years ago

Current March 24 - 26, 2017 Weather Forecast in Dallas during TPF:

FRI 3/24:
• 63° /45°
• Overcast
• Historic Avg. 71°/50°

SAT 3/25:
• 67° /45°
• Partial sunshine
• Historic Avg. 71°/51°

SUN 3/26
• 63° /49°
• Mostly cloudy
• Historic Avg. 72°/51°

#287 2 years ago

not to worry... if it ever says "a little rain", it means drizzle for 30 minutes at some random point during day or night.
plus, it's tejas, the weather changes every hour here, and this forecast is 2 months out. Just the temp is the useful part.
...and, the pins & vids are inside

Bring jackets & jeans for night excursions & cigar sessions.
Some years jackets needed, some years nope.

#294 2 years ago
Quoted from rotordave:

Thanks for all the tips!
Meat for allllllllllllll
Widening the horizon, any more recommendations around the whole of Texas? We will be hitting most of the main areas on the 3 week trip ...

I know a great place in Brownsville

#320 2 years ago

Austin, Texas has pinball machines coming outta our ears.
Pins are everywhere at locations in town. Austin has strong/healthy sized tournament events at multiple locations.
Austin even has it's own Pinball Manufacturing company, Multimorphic.

But, I'd say there's a stronger (more social & larger collector) pinball community in Dallas, then in Houston, then Austin. And a few in San Antonio.

ps. Waco, Texas has a seriously wacked-out history. A few examples:
a. ) heavily armed religious nuts vs tanks

b. ) heavily armed biker gangs vs each other

Would recommend gassing up in Dallas and just driving right on through to Austin.
It's still the wild-wild west out here. yippie-ki-yay

#323 2 years ago
Quoted from rotordave:

Maybe it'd be better if it was called "Wacko"?
I watched a comprehensive doco on the Branch Davidians a few months back. Pretty mucked up!
Look forward to checking it out!

That's how we pronounce it

#341 2 years ago
Quoted from Ed_in_Texas:

The TPF2017 Commemorative Challenge Coin is now available! Only 100 were minted. Shipping is available or we can add it to your 2017 order for pick up at the show!

These coins are totally awesome.
I have several years of them.

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#350 2 years ago
Quoted from Frax:

I was around 400 at one point recently. Let's be honest though... would I really be satisfied with winning B division? No, other Frax, I wouldn't.

y'all coming this year?

#360 2 years ago
Quoted from rkahr:

Feels like about a million... and then on Sunday it feels like the show was only 15 minutes long.
-visit me at TPF! or at http://www.kahr.us to get my daughterboard that helps fix WPC pinball resets or for my Williams system 3-7 sound board potentiometer solutions

^^ true that

#361 2 years ago

57 days to TPF !!!

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#364 2 years ago
Quoted from Frax:

We have reservations for the hotel. I'm trying to figure out how to actually pay for it...
(part of the reason I'm at work doing 12 hours of overtime today.)

rent out the living room part of your hotel room

#368 2 years ago

time to get the equipment tested & repairs done for the big show !

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#370 2 years ago

hahaha.... i've got a brand new box with TFP written on it

#376 2 years ago

anyone in philly area who can bring 6 games with them down towards the carolinas, florida or texas any time soon?

#378 2 years ago
Quoted from rotordave:

Anyone's brother or uncle own Thrifty or Alamo car rentals? Lol
Need a car out of Houston for 3 weeks ... anyone got any hook ups, let me know.

someone could unofficially loan you their corporate account name/code, and you could get down to like $40/day.

#379 2 years ago

need some help or creative ideas...

know a lady driving up to TPF on her own from out of state.
need to figure out low cost (and safe) accommodations for her.
any ideas/recommendations?

#389 2 years ago

25 spots left...


#429 2 years ago

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#430 2 years ago

what does your pinside name (or avatar) mean?

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#433 2 years ago

ha... cool

#446 2 years ago

42 days to TPF

#448 2 years ago
Quoted from way2wyrd:

Life The Universe and Everything

winner winner
don't forget to bring your towel to tpf!

#449 2 years ago

Kinda getting excited


#483 2 years ago

I wish TPF lasted all week!!

I wish I could make an ice skating rink out of it in the winter to skate on, then melt in the spring & drink it.

#486 2 years ago

38 days to TPF

#493 2 years ago

there's going to be a lot of latest gossip in person from Dutch Pinball about TBL in a few weeks.

#496 2 years ago
Quoted from mario_1_up:

Is the swap meet on Friday morning worth going to?

Yeah, but sometimes sleeping wins out after a long night of unspeakable acts

#502 2 years ago
Quoted from Frax:

Oh, you're the chode that vomited on my friend's Shadow, then?

well duhhh.... i though everyone had seen the video by now

#504 2 years ago
Quoted from Ed_in_Texas:

Introducing the all new TPF logo shirt! 100% pre-shrunk, 6oz Ultra Cotton! Pick up at the show or available for shipping!

gotta have it !

#506 2 years ago

was just going to request a black version

#514 2 years ago

29 days to TPF.

!!!! That's less than 1 month !!!!

#518 2 years ago
Quoted from Quiddity:

I'm happy to see an awesome shirt that's NOT on black for a change. White's always my preference, but grey is a decent compromise. Now, pink... TOTALLYWOULDHAPPEN.


#520 2 years ago

28 days to TPF


#522 2 years ago
Quoted from Ed_in_Texas:

Special Offer for TPF2017 Exhibitors from ColorDMD! Save $50 and get free shipping on any LCD or LED color display! Here's what you do:
Register your game to exhibit at the 2017 Texas Pinball Festival:
Decide if you prefer an LCD or LED display by visiting ColorDMD.com (note some games will only work with the LED display due to space limitations).
Email: randy AT colordmd DOT com with "TPF2017" as the subject. Provide your name, a contact phone number, if you want an LCD or LED display, and what game it's for. You will then receive instructions for payment with $50 off and no shipping charge.
Your new display will be delivered to you for installation during show set up at the Texas Pinball Festival. Randy will be there personally to provide assistance if needed.
Big THANK YOU to Randy Perlow and ColorDMD!

I'm totally getting this for batman !

dang it... now i have to bring one more pin that needs to get ColorDMD added.

#524 2 years ago

Pin mod update prep for TPF:

Added Car Bra wrap on batman66 SLE lockdown bar, to protect pinstriping. Taking to Texas Pinball Festival in a few weeks.

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#525 2 years ago

I had the flash on, so may see some reflections from it

#529 2 years ago
Quoted from joelreeves:

Big props Labnip for bringing your SLE to the show!
We only got to drool over one in Chicago. Looking forward to getting to play it in person.
(and thanks again for letting Dana be your +1 to meet Adam West!)

Hey... my pleasure. Thought she would like that
Can't wait to see the movie. Everyone's very excited !!!

#530 2 years ago

Big Truck rented.
Going to be a big year at TPF 2017.

#533 2 years ago

#535 2 years ago

ok, finally have Batman66 SLE ready for the booth at TPF in a few weeks.

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#542 2 years ago

only 25 days away
only 25 days away
only 25 days away
go to your happy place
beeeeeeeee the pinballllll....

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#544 2 years ago
Quoted from Blitzburgh99:

Stop at The Game Preserve in Spring and Bucees in Madisonville on your way up 45. Get the Hill Country Bohemian Garlic Beef Jerky at Bucees to live on all weekend!!!!

True That ^^

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#557 2 years ago

23 days !!!

#559 2 years ago

22 days !

#578 2 years ago

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#589 2 years ago


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#595 2 years ago

yay... Ed's a chill dude... and online lurker

#601 2 years ago
Quoted from PunkPin:

This will be my first year going to TPF, very excited. Does anyone have any advise for payment methods accepted by vendors or carrying cash?

credit cards & cash

#602 2 years ago
Quoted from Frax:

One thing I've never been accused of is having a girly touch.

don't be so modest hamburgler

#613 2 years ago

tic toc

my mind won't stop

17 days

until the TPF rock

#618 2 years ago

16 days

break outta the haze

fix up those games

and watch those prices raise

#631 2 years ago
Quoted from Ed_in_Texas:

If you are coming to TPF, please support the TPF vendors and sponsors. They pay good money to bring you their products by buying vendor space, web links, and ads in the show program (which helps pay for this huge show and keeps weekpass pricing for guests low).

What he said ^^

#638 2 years ago

for $500/night, you can sleep in the living room portion of my hotel room at the event.
note: a pinball machine may also be in that space.

PM here.

#639 2 years ago
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#648 2 years ago

don't let Jeff play !!
he drinks really expensive beer

#682 2 years ago


12 days away

time to polish your balls

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#697 2 years ago

i'll be bringing ice code beer

#713 2 years ago
Quoted from Titan_Pinball:

A day without a post? That's not right...
10 DAYS!!!

sorry have been at SXSW for like 18 hours a day this week...

8 days 'till load in day on Thursday, Mar 23.
9 days of anticipation before doors open on Friday, Mar 24.

time for the monthly shower and shave down before TPF.

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#733 2 years ago

5 days to load-in
6 days to TPF open doors !!!!!!

#744 2 years ago
Quoted from rkahr:

From this:

to this:

I am packed and ready to roll. Really pleased it is all going to fit in the luggage I check on the plane - nothing needed shipped!
I will also have a very limited supply of WPC Power Fix T-shirts in the suitcase - stop by early if you want to consider one.
-visit http://www.kahr.us to get my daughterboard that helps fix WPC pinball resets or for my Pinball 2000 H+V video sync adapter kit


i'm all packed too. ( since last TPF )
have a booth this year.

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#754 2 years ago

4 days, and then the next day drive to TPF & booth set up.
5 days, and then the next day doors open at TPF.

#762 2 years ago
Quoted from ryansherwood:

Just requested my airbnb for Saturday. Was originally only planning on going Saturday but might try and go Sunday too depending on if I can convince my girlfriend.

Flyer and keychain prices on eBay are insane. I think someone was selling flyers and keychains for $3 each at York pinball show this year!

you need more than 1 day.
there's more to see & do than can be squeezed into the weekend. it really should run all week (hint hint)

#764 2 years ago
Quoted from Elix72:

I agree! Then when it's on my weekend to work, We can still come for part of the show!


#765 2 years ago

!!!!! TPF is THIS WEEK !!!!!


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#791 2 years ago

ohhhh it's ON !!!

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#810 2 years ago
Quoted from hassellcastle:

Baby PAC-Man is ready to go.
Took the ball out . Done
Now to get the guys at work to start packing the 20+ games for the FUN! and CGC booths. I'll sidewalk supervise.

glad FUN is back

#815 2 years ago

1 day away to load-in
2 days away to doors-open


#825 2 years ago

Come by my booth for "coffee"

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#828 2 years ago

tuesday (today):
did some supplies shopping today for the show.

try a few different variety of cigars.
pick up box truck.
go around to pick up a few pins tomorrow for folks to bring to show for 'em.
load up vids & pins in truck.
load up booth stuff.
load up booth babes.
pick up box of cigars.
set alarm clock.

stare at alarm clock all night.
turn off alarm clock before it goes off.
monthly shower.
low carb chow.
hit the road jack.

#831 2 years ago

ohhh... there'll be pix

#832 2 years ago

just an advanced warning...

the chicago expo pinball event thread had pinside frozen up ooops...

we're going to be seeing massive announcements at TPF in a few days.

it's gunna be yoouuuuuggge!

#838 2 years ago
Quoted from Pinball-is-great:

You/we are not even at TPF yet, but I already feel like we need to thank you for all the time and effort you have putting into this years TPF. I can appreciate how much it takes to bring multiple machines to an event like this, get a large enough truck, etc.
Please don't throw you back out moving/loading/unloading all those machines. Could make TPF a bummer if you have to stay hunched over all weekend due to back problems.

funny you mention that... i blew my nose on saturday & tore something in my back what the heck...
but, been taking it easy since then & it's pretty much better now. crazy crazy

#840 2 years ago
Quoted from ita47:

Will any of the vendors have any flipper coils for sale? I need a Williams FL-15411 and I don't have time to order one.

probably, as long as it isn't too rare. even in those cases, ya never know

#841 2 years ago

More coffee supplies

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#842 2 years ago

if you're looking for me at TPF, i'm this guy...

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#844 2 years ago
Quoted from beelzeboob:

I'll miss you this weekend, Double B...keep the pics coming so I can live vicariously through you and be wickedly jealous. Have a great time and take care of that back...

thanks... i hear cigars & "coffee" are good for backs
we'll miss y'all this year.

#846 2 years ago


Do you want to meet Dutch Pinball?

Visit Texas Pinball Festival next weekend where Jaap will give a seminar on Saturday at 3 PM, next to explaining the status of The Big Lebowski™ Pinball he will inform you about the 2nd title of Dutch Pinball!

That sounds cool, will there be a prototype?
No, but there will be lots of news so… don't miss it !

#850 2 years ago
Quoted from Nevus:

Starbucks in the lobby.
Labnip, you should start a new thread for photos this year. Everyone could contribute.
I'll be there Thursday by noon!

post pix here
that's what this is for. this isn't "my" thread... this is the "community" thread

ps. same rule applies to the "coffee" supplies

#851 2 years ago

Getting Batman66 SLE ready for show

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#853 2 years ago

Breakfast & 2am supplies

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#854 2 years ago

"Some" booth supplies

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#856 2 years ago
Quoted from Alamo_Pin:

Labnip, which booth is yours, again?

the fun one

look for the batman66 SLE

#859 2 years ago
Quoted from rccola777:

Labnip, is the party @ your booth or room?


#866 2 years ago

that was before the operation

#867 2 years ago

ever get that feeling like... "my eyes were bigger than my stomach" ??!!??

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#889 2 years ago

1 pin loaded.

more to go...

#896 2 years ago

Still packin

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#897 2 years ago

it's officially thursday, mar 23 !!!
...still loading truck.

#901 2 years ago

ok... 1:47am. couple of pins & vids loaded in truck.
might get up in a few hours & try to get a few more cabaret games loaded in there before hitting the road.

#902 2 years ago

2:10am... didn't do anything since last post

#914 2 years ago

More loading

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#920 2 years ago

Put the pedal to the metal.
This beer belly's a truckin

#922 2 years ago

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#927 2 years ago

Feeding the beast

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#928 2 years ago

Somewhere outside wackoville

#936 2 years ago

Hwy 35 stopped

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#938 2 years ago

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#940 2 years ago

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#941 2 years ago

Dallas 45 miles

#945 2 years ago

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#947 2 years ago


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#950 2 years ago


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#951 2 years ago

Made it

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#952 2 years ago


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#953 2 years ago

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#954 2 years ago



Checked in.

Oh look baseball field

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#955 2 years ago

Time to move the goods to da booth

#958 2 years ago

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#959 2 years ago

Giant pinballs everywhere I look !!!!

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#960 2 years ago

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#961 2 years ago

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#962 2 years ago


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#971 2 years ago

Chill time

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#982 2 years ago

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#983 2 years ago

DENNIS Nordman gave me this.


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#984 2 years ago

Thur night dinner party

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#985 2 years ago


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#987 2 years ago