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#12801 45 days ago

If anyone is looking for a HUO - DILE, don't hesitate to reach out. Blast to play, but I have to keep up my yearly rotation. Only trade at this moment that I would consider is for a MMr LE.

Walk out basement, and I can certainly help with packing and loading.

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#12802 45 days ago
Quoted from TMFish:

Thanks for the heads up! I'm hoping to find something just a bit closer. Although there is an Aerosmith Pro for sale in the same area.
One trip for two games.
Hmmm...

I dunno Fish.... this seems like motorcycle money to me....

#12803 44 days ago
Quoted from ralphwiggum:

I dunno Fish.... this seems like motorcycle money to me....

That was the plan today. I narrowed my list to two bikes, a Triumph or Indian. Rumor is the local Triumph dealer is closing it's door. The next closest is an hour away. I checked their website for hours and inventory and headed out. They were closed for a long holiday weekend. I stopped at the Indian dealer on the way home. They were open, but had sold out of the bike I was there to see. I did stop at a couple other dealers, but nothing caught my eye.

Disappointing day.

To keep this pinball related, still looking for an Iron Maiden pro. Also interested in a Deadpool Premium.

#12804 44 days ago
Quoted from TMFish:

That was the plan today. I narrowed my list to two bikes, a Triumph or Indian. Rumor is the local Triumph dealer is closing it's door. The next closest is an hour away. I checked their website for hours and inventory and headed out. They were closed for a long holiday weekend. I stopped at the Indian dealer on the way home. They were open, but had sold out of the bike I was there to see. I did stop at a couple other dealers, but nothing caught my eye.
Disappointing day.
To keep this pinball related, still looking for an Iron Maiden pro. Also interested in a Deadpool Premium.

I have an IMDN Pro for sale, it's the one on Craigslist that was posted. I'm heading to Milwaukee for the Twins/Brewers series and could bring it with. We're staying at the State Fair RV Park.

#12805 44 days ago
Quoted from AAAV8R:

Just posted on Minneapolis Craigslist (not mine):[quoted image]

Am I the only one that noticed you are flying an Airline avatar and your phone is in airplane mode? I've always wondered what is going on up there in the cockpit on my 9 hour flights to Euroland.

#12806 44 days ago
Quoted from TMFish:

That was the plan today. I narrowed my list to two bikes, a Triumph or Indian. Rumor is the local Triumph dealer is closing it's door. The next closest is an hour away. I checked their website for hours and inventory and headed out. They were closed for a long holiday weekend. I stopped at the Indian dealer on the way home. They were open, but had sold out of the bike I was there to see. I did stop at a couple other dealers, but nothing caught my eye.
Disappointing day.
To keep this pinball related, still looking for an Iron Maiden pro. Also interested in a Deadpool Premium.

Just buy a convertible. It's the best of both worlds. You can feel the wind in your hair. and you get the safety of being kept safe inside a 1/2 ton of steel.

#12807 44 days ago

I can’t find the threads. Wasn’t there a couple people driving the US moving games for people?

#12808 44 days ago
Quoted from ChrisS:

Just buy a convertible. It's the best of both worlds. You can feel the wind in your hair. and you get the safety of being kept safe inside a 1/2 ton of steel.

Not bad advice, that’s what we did. I loved my bike but only I was enjoying it. With a convertible ya got almost the same feeling and whole family can get in. Ya can’t lean in the turns tho, that I miss. But ya can put the top down and stand a pin up in the back seat
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#12809 44 days ago
Quoted from ChrisS:

You can feel the wind in your hair.

meh...that's overrated.

Quoted from Phat_Jay:

Ya can’t lean in the turns tho, that I miss.

Not overrated.

Quoted from PokerJake:

I have an IMDN Pro for sale, it's the one on Craigslist that was posted. I'm heading to Milwaukee for the Twins/Brewers series and could bring it with. We're staying at the State Fair RV Park.

PM Sent

#12810 44 days ago

Have an early run Met pro for trade, nice shape, no mods. Looking for; Monster bash, congo, wh2o, possibly other newer sterns.

#12811 44 days ago
Quoted from ChrisS:

Just buy a convertible. It's the best of both worlds. You can feel the wind in your hair. and you get the safety of being kept safe inside a 1/2 ton of steel.

That's what a Wrangler is for

#12812 44 days ago
Quoted from ChrisS:

Am I the only one that noticed you are flying an Airline avatar and your phone is in airplane mode? I've always wondered what is going on up there in the cockpit on my 9 hour flights to Euroland.

Yeah unfortunately for me I am based in PHL, so that's my commute to work. I ride in back like everyone else, sometimes in the jumpseat. Thanks to T-Mobile I get some free internet time on every flight. And what better way to pass the time than shopping for pins on CL and surfing this site?

Over the Atlantic we have satellite internet, but IMO it sucks. Not AOL dial up bad, but close.

Other than that, rest assured when we are at work, it is all business.

"Trust me. I'm a professional."

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#12813 43 days ago

Anyone else amazed at how many pin's Carl picks up from all his flyers?

He makes a route and goes to everywhere with a bulletin board. So all teh ace hardwares, and cubs near me have his flyers I've seen posted a couple times.

ebay.com link

#12814 43 days ago
Quoted from lordloss:

Anyone else amazed at how many pin's Carl picks up from all his flyers?
He makes a route and goes to everywhere with a bulletin board. So all teh ace hardwares, and cubs near me have his flyers I've seen posted a couple times.
ebay.com link

He does list a surprising number of games that's for sure.

#12815 43 days ago

This is a project caravelle in woodbury. Nice pf,maybe for parts or restore. Critters had nest inside along with a small fire.. Was part of a bulk buy and want it gone. Price is .25 cents special to the pinsider who can get it out of my garage asap. Will update post when gone. Heckuva deal!

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#12817 43 days ago
Quoted from pinballplusMN:

Missing leg and endrail

A neat game you don't see too often. If I were local...

#12818 43 days ago
Quoted from pinballplusMN:

Price is .25 cents special to the pinsider who can get it out of my garage asap. Will update post when gone. Heckuva deal!

Very nice gesture John!

#12819 43 days ago
Quoted from AlexF:

A neat game you don't see too often. If I were local...

Your type of deal Alex. 25 cents plus gas....... !

#12820 43 days ago

PM me on the outside chance that someone is driving from around Rochester to the SFGE this week in Atlanta and wants to make some $$ transporting a pin.

#12821 42 days ago

Ok... I rearranged the gameroom to add room for up to 2-3 more pins... so, I'm on the hunt for something in my wishlist. Ok, don't laugh, it's more of a extremely_long_sort_of_maybe_want_to_possibly_own_someday list. For the next addition, to narrow it down, I'm thinking something along the lines of one of these would be nice...

Funhouse
TZ
Radical!
Torpedo Alley
Demolition Man
Terminator 3
Avatar

Mostly looking for nice examples, but would possibly consider a players condition pin for the right price. Any leads would be appreciated.

#12822 41 days ago
Quoted from AAAV8R:

And what better way to pass the time than shopping for pins on CL and surfing this site?

I spend most of my time trying to find pins as well on flights. Mostly for playing. This trip has been a dud so far. Poland and Spain have failed me. Paris doesn't hold out much hope either at this point.

Thanks Euroland.

#12823 41 days ago
Quoted from ChrisS:

I spend most of my time trying to find pins as well on flights. Mostly for playing. This trip has been a dud so far. Poland and Spain have failed me. Paris doesn't hold out much hope either at this point.
Thanks Euroland.

You’re ridiculous. You could of went to STR pinball and played Tokyo drift
http://www.strpinball.com/

#12824 41 days ago

Archived after 26 days
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Metallica (Pro) Archived
Used - shows wear but 100% working and clean “Early run. Great shape. No mods.”
2019-07-09
Madison, WI
4,700

#12825 41 days ago
Quoted from Pinzap:

Ok... I rearranged the gameroom to add room for up to 2-3 more pins... so, I'm on the hunt for something in my wishlist. Ok, don't laugh, it's more of a extremely_long_sort_of_maybe_want_to_possibly_own_someday list. For the next addition, to narrow it down, I'm thinking something along the lines of one of these would be nice...
Funhouse
TZ
Radical!
Torpedo Alley
Demolition Man
Terminator 3
Avatar
Mostly looking for nice examples, but would possibly consider a players condition pin for the right price. Any leads would be appreciated.

I can barely get through all the emails in my inbox with so many fantastic offers...

Reality... nothing but crickets, but to be expected as this is the norm these days. I'm going to be in Madtown this coming Friday if anyone really wants to get rid of that pin you’ve been thinking about unloading.

#12826 41 days ago

@chriss

Quoted from ChrisS:Paris doesn't hold out much hope either at this point.

Visit the Paris Pinball Museum... must schedule in advance... see https://www.pinball-gallery.com/

Definitely not a lot of modern pins... and some that aren't in fully functioning condition but overall I was impressed with everything I played and got to try a ton that normally aren't available except maybe at shows or in private collections.

#12827 41 days ago

Looking to trade a nice, HUO Deadpool pro for a BK:SOR pro, GOTG, or DP prem.

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Machine - For Trade
HUO - Undocumented (Home Used Only) “For trade, HUO Deadpool pro. Looks and plays great. Includes beautiful art blades that really set it off. I'm second owner. I bought it from the original owner with very few pl...”
2019-07-09
Plymouth, WI
Trade

#12828 41 days ago
Quoted from ChrisS:

Poland and Spain have failed me. Paris doesn't hold out much hope either at this point.
Thanks Euroland.

Your findings mirror mine. Outside of the UK, the rest of Europe is for the most part, a lost cause for pinball. Even IF I have found a bar with a pin somewhere, it is usually in need of a lot of maintenance and cleaning, if not out of order altogether. I’m guessing that it’s probably just too expensive getting parts and there is also a significant wait time for snail mail to deliver parts as well. Not to mention, knowledge on how to fix the machines. So, I get it......sort of.

It’s too bad, as there seem to be a decent number of private owners with several or more pins at their homes (according to the pinmap). You would think that there would be a market for a good pinball bar SOMEWHERE, such as large cities like Madrid, Paris, Rome, Barcelona, Frankfort, Milan etc..

Anyone want to go in on a business venture? Preferably Prague or Barcelona - the cities with the highest eye candy ratio, BY FAR.

#12829 41 days ago
Quoted from Pinzap:

I can barely get through all the emails in my inbox with so many fantastic offers...
Reality... nothing but crickets, but to be expected as this is the norm these days. I'm going to be in Madtown this coming Friday if anyone really wants to get rid of that pin you’ve been thinking about unloading.

You can come help me fix GP while you're here

#12830 38 days ago

I'm looking for someone in the Kenosha area to look at my Mr and Mrs Pacman pinball as well as my Mrs Pacman arcade- the pinball machine will light up when turned on but won't play, and the arcade plays but the screen is at about 125%, so you cant see the scores at the top. We have reseated all of the connections in the pinball machine, that's about all I know how to do. Any recommendations?

#12831 38 days ago

Just freed up some more space and am thinking about an Iron Maiden premium. Seems like there's a number for sale out east, but haven't seen any around here. Before I decide to go NIB I thought I'd post to see if anyone has a nice HUO one they're looking to sell.

#12832 34 days ago
Quoted from AmyE:

I'm looking for someone in the Kenosha area to look at my Mr and Mrs Pacman pinball as well as my Mrs Pacman arcade

Try Paul Reno at https://homegameroomsupply.com/ (262) 835-2892
He's just a little north of Racine. He's a great guy and does excellent work.

#12833 33 days ago

We still have a Houdini for sale with a recent price cut ($5699):

Machine - For Sale
Fully restored (full original status) “Like new shape. Was brought into the club by a member for sale. Available for pickup in Fargo North Dakota. Available for pickup in Fargo ND about 3.5hrs from the Twin Cities. We...”
35 days ago
Fargo, ND
5,699

#12834 32 days ago

Looking to buy a gently used BK:SoR pro or GOTG pro. Maybe BK premium or DP premium depending on price. Seeing what is out there before ordering NIB. Thanks!

#12835 31 days ago

Just saw that the last of the snow pile is finally on the way out at MSP.

Winter is finally over! Let us all celebrate with a ceremonial hail storm.

T-minus 3 months until we start up again.

Stay safe out there.

#12836 30 days ago
Quoted from Oaken:

Just saw that the last of the snow pile is finally on the way out at MSP.
Winter is finally over! Let us all celebrate with a ceremonial hail storm.
Stay safe out there.

I'm gonna try to hit the auto show today, despite the thunderstorms. But this time, not driving there. Take any other transport method, and skip the hail.

#12837 30 days ago

07/19/2019 Departed Norwalk OH headed for Farmington MN

LTG : )

#12838 28 days ago

I'll be open at noon if anyone wants to stop in and help uncrate Willy Wonka.

LTG : )

#12839 28 days ago

Have a avg/good overall condition and clean Aztec that plays strong.

$1000 obo

Will grab photos and put up a proper listing sometime this week in all the typical places.

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#12840 28 days ago

JJP line up at SS Billiards.

LTG : )

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#12841 27 days ago
Quoted from LTG:

JJP line up at SS Billiards.
LTG : )[quoted image]

Looks great Lloyd. Hope to get there some day, FINALLY

#12842 27 days ago
Quoted from LTG:

JJP line up at SS Billiards.
LTG : )[quoted image]

Nice lineup Lloyd!! At this rate, you're going to have to expand your place by the time you reach your 50th anniversary in 1,155 days!!

#12843 27 days ago

I have a NIB unpopulated Stern Deadpool pro playfield. No idea what it is worth, so make me a fair offer. I would also be interested in trades towards EMs/cheaper machines, ColorDMDs, etc.

#12844 27 days ago
Quoted from Jediturtle:

I have a NIB unpopulated Stern Deadpool pro playfield. No idea what it is worth, so make me a fair offer. I would also be interested in trades towards EMs/cheaper machines, ColorDMDs, etc.

was this a replacement due to defect?

curious if Stern was providing this service as recent as DP. thx

#12845 27 days ago

Looking to sell or trade a Monster Bash Remake.

Machine - For Trade
HUO - Documented (Home Used Only) “I would also consider trades towards the following games in the order listed: Batman Forever, Ironman, Spider-man (Stern), Game of Thrones, Rocky”
27 days ago
Madison, WI
Trade

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#12846 27 days ago
Quoted from Jediturtle:

I have a NIB unpopulated Stern Deadpool pro playfield. No idea what it is worth, so make me a fair offer. I would also be interested in trades towards EMs/cheaper machines, ColorDMDs, etc.

Who'd ya stiff with your bum playfield?.. or are you just one of those guys who can't let an opportunity by? I'll give you $60 shipped for wall art.

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#12847 27 days ago
Quoted from SadSack:

Who'd ya stiff with your bum playfield?.. or are you just one of those guys who can't let an opportunity by? I'll give you $60 shipped for wall art.

Wow....assumptions much? F off buddy. You don't know me.

Not that I owe you or anyone an explanation, but the defects were not deemed severe enough for Stern to replace with a populated playfield. I was able to get an unpopulated playfield in case it got worse. I did not find it bad enough to go through an unpopulated swap. At the time I got it, I did not intend on selling the machine and wanted it for the peace of mind for the future. As we all know, things change and when I sold my machine, I offered it to the buyer. He was not interested. All blemishes were clearly pointed out, and the price reflected that. That is how I roll. I do not stiff people, or take advantage of "opportunities" at anyone's expense. If anything, I always undersell my machines. I've been burned in the past, and refuse to do that to anyone else.

But you know...thanks for trying to make me look like a bad guy for offering it up here to someone who might need it. Thanks for showing YOUR colors so I can add you to my "do not deal with" list. I'd rather wipe my ass with it. You user name is quite fitting.

#12848 27 days ago
Quoted from Jediturtle:

Wow....assumptions much? F off buddy. You don't know me.
Not that I owe you or anyone an explanation, but the defects were not deemed severe enough for Stern to replace with a populated playfield. I was able to get an unpopulated playfield in case it got worse. I did not find it bad enough to go through an unpopulated swap. At the time I got it, I did not intend on selling the machine and wanted it for the peace of mind for the future. As we all know, things change and when I sold my machine, I offered it to the buyer. He was not interested.
But you know...thanks for trying to make me look like a bad guy for offering it up here to someone who might need it. But thanks for showing YOUR colors so I can add you to my "do not deal with" list. I'd rather wipe my ass with it. You user name is quite fitting.

glad to hear they provided an unpopulated replacement!

#12849 27 days ago
Quoted from Jediturtle:

Wow....assumptions much? F off buddy. You don't know me.
Not that I owe you or anyone an explanation, but the defects were not deemed severe enough for Stern to replace with a populated playfield. I was able to get an unpopulated playfield in case it got worse. I did not find it bad enough to go through an unpopulated swap. At the time I got it, I did not intend on selling the machine and wanted it for the peace of mind for the future. As we all know, things change and when I sold my machine, I offered it to the buyer. He was not interested. All blemishes were clearly pointed out, and the price reflected that. That is how I roll. I do not stiff people, or take advantage of "opportunities" at anyone's expense. If anything, I always undersell my machines. I've been burned in the past, and refuse to do that to anyone else.
But you know...thanks for trying to make me look like a bad guy for offering it up here to someone who might need it. Thanks for showing YOUR colors so I can add you to my "do not deal with" list. I'd rather wipe my ass with it. You user name is quite fitting.

I’ll take it for $100.
Always wanted to make a coffee table.

Consider it sold.

#12850 26 days ago
Quoted from cpr9999:

I’ll take it for $100.
Always wanted to make a coffee table.
Consider it sold.

I'll up it to $200 and I'll pay the shipping.

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