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Ok... first post... first pinball turning up... some questions

By HeadNZ

2 years ago

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    #1 2 years ago

    Hope I am putting this post in the right slot.

    Next week I have my first pinball turning up NIB, Ghostbusters Premium. I some questions for the pinside collective.

    Are there any particular setup things I should be aware of, anything to make it run at its best?

    I have seen alot of mods etc, what are the must haves?

    And the one I have been really thinking about. When you habe a new machine is there any point in waxing the playfield etc?


    #2 2 years ago

    Make sure you update the code to latest version
    Level the game
    Wax the playfield; hard carnauba wax
    Possibly change the balls to fresh new ones; often the factory balls that ship with new machines are crap
    If cliffy (or other) protectors are available, put them on ASAP


    #3 2 years ago

    Welcome to pinside and let the fun begin!

    #4 2 years ago

    Get an app on your phone.

    #5 2 years ago

    There is a club thread for owners of #Ghostbusters that will probably be helpful:

    1 week later
    #6 2 years ago

    Congratulations ! Not a bad choice for 1st pin !

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