(Topic ID: 214129)

Steve Ritchie discusses Pinball Playfield "Dimpling"


By StylesBitchly

1 year ago



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    Post #34 Ancient playfield pic for comparison Posted by vid1900 (1 year ago)

    Post #100 Summary of Playfield hardness test with gauge by Procrastinator Posted by vireland (1 year ago)

    Post #117 Explanation of test method to determine wood hardness. Posted by swinks (1 year ago)

    Post #129 Comparing the size of dimples based on hardness. Posted by TimeBandit (1 year ago)

    Post #195 What is Maple plywood? How is it made? Posted by vid1900 (1 year ago)


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    #179 1 year ago

    I have to wonder how much testing of other materials has been done for playfields,Seems like the previous poster mentioning carbon fiber or something like it could be a possible bulletproof alternative.I know purists in the hobby/industry will cringe at even the thought but just seems like a worthy thing to look at.

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