(Topic ID: 224231)

Pinball hobbyist's age POLL

By ViperVS

3 years ago

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  • 9 posts
  • 8 Pinsiders participating
  • Latest reply 3 years ago by ralphs007
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    Topic poll

    “What's your age group?”

    • Under 20 2 votes
    • 20-29 12 votes
    • 30-39 50 votes
    • 40-49 54 votes
    • 50-59 32 votes
    • 60+ 10 votes

    (160 votes)

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    #1 3 years ago

    A year ago when I got into this hobby, I felt like I was already late to the party and I'm probably in the last generation that is interested in pinball.

    After reading a thread "thoughts-after-years-offline" where many thought that this hobby was only kept alive by older generation because of the nostalgia and there are not enough younger people interested, I got an idea of creating this poll about Pinsider's age. This of course does not represent all of the hobbyists out there, but we'll get some clue about age distribution.

    #2 3 years ago

    You do know this has been done before?

    #3 3 years ago
    Quoted from poppapin:

    You do know this has been done before?

    You'll have to move all the results from those polls up one group now...

    #4 3 years ago

    You forgot to add a age group for Bryan Kelly!

    #5 3 years ago

    Check out the results from two other poles done on the same subject matter....



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    #6 3 years ago

    Almost 40 but childish for life! lol

    #7 3 years ago

    For me,I've been playing Pinball since 1955! Never thought about owning one until I retired in 2011,and my Loving wife bought me a Stern "galaxy" she found here for $600.! Then I discovered this website My collection speaks for itself! Have fun-B safe:peace!!!!

    #8 3 years ago

    So far the results are a lot different than I imagined.
    Maybe older generations haven’t found their way to internet yet?

    #9 3 years ago

    I'm not gonna reveal my age,but I'll give you a clue. We used to ride Dinosaurs to work.

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