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#15251 52 days ago
Quoted from pinballplusMN:

Wondering if anyone has some suggestions on powder coating in the map area? Have a wcs94 and the customer would like the rails and legs etc purple. Thanks in advance!

We’ve used magnetikote for all the exotic car stuffs and it was great. When I picked up wheels and spoke about pinball parts he was down to do them.

http://magnetikote.com/

#15252 52 days ago
Quoted from NoQuarters:

Looking for an Oktoberfest. Message me. Thanks

Weekend / page bump - Looking for an Oktoberfest... Message me. Thanks

#15253 51 days ago
Quoted from pinballplusMN:

Wondering if anyone has some suggestions on powder coating in the map area? Have a wcs94 and the customer would like the rails and legs etc purple. Thanks in advance!

Contact Doug Arntson in Corcoran.
612, ate-three-for, 9002
He goes by "Powdercoat Man."

#15254 51 days ago
Quoted from NoQuarters:

Weekend / page bump - Looking for an Oktoberfest... Message me. Thanks

Did AP stop making these?

#15255 51 days ago

Oktoberfest is still in production Jim. Looking to see if somebody want's to sell theirs first, otherwise I could consider new.

#15256 51 days ago

Oy

#15257 51 days ago

Just about every town I know has a paint shop that does powder coat. Here in the Kenosha area I know of two.

#15258 50 days ago
Quoted from NoQuarters:

Weekend / page bump - Looking for an Oktoberfest... Message me. Thanks

Glen at The Pinball Place has an Oktoberfest I believe.

#15259 50 days ago
Quoted from gordonshumway:

Just about every town I know has a paint shop that does powder coat. Here in the Kenosha area I know of two.

Do you know anyone in greater Milwaukee area that does Chrome plating. Small pinball part run?

#15260 50 days ago
Quoted from pinballplusMN:

Wondering if anyone has some suggestions on powder coating in the map area? Have a wcs94 and the customer would like the rails and legs etc purple. Thanks in advance!

I used these guys a few years ago on a golf ballwasher. It continues to look great after 4 summers outside. I thought they were very reasonable and think I might see if they can do the wire ramps on my IJ.

JIT Powder Coating Co
21020 Eaton Ave, Farmington, MN 55024

#15261 49 days ago

Can someone point me in the right direction about obtaining a skeeball machine? Don’t have a clue what they cost but have someone looking to pick one up before Christmas. Looking for fully working - thanks in advance!

#15262 49 days ago
Quoted from Barkz:

Can someone point me in the right direction about obtaining a skeeball machine? Don’t have a clue what they cost but have someone looking to pick one up before Christmas. Looking for fully working - thanks in advance!

Skee ball has many variants and ball types (ie old wood balls are expensive). They can range 900-3500. Operators are your first bet, try kingpin games, summit amusement mm maybe gameroomguys but then you’d have shipping.

#15263 49 days ago

There are new in box home versions as well:

https://www.skeeball.com/premium/

https://www.homearcadegames.com/product/76/ice-ball-pro-home-arcade

Personally, I like the styling of the real deal arcade versions better, but it’s a moot point since all the versions are too bulky for my place.

#15264 49 days ago
Quoted from Oaken:

There are new in box home versions as well:
https://www.skeeball.com/premium/
https://www.homearcadegames.com/product/76/ice-ball-pro-home-arcade
Personally, I like the styling of the real deal arcade versions better, but it’s a moot point since all the versions are too bulky for my place.

Thanks for the info - I would be looking for the full blown one in the arcade.

#15265 49 days ago

Gary southward may have one also derek sanders . Derek advertises pinballs on craigslist and had a couple last time inwas at his place.

#15266 49 days ago

Who needs a cheap Escalera?

I rigged up a winch to move games up and down my basement stairs, so I don't need to keep my Escalera around any more.

I don't really want to ship it, so I'll put out a feeler here first.

Pro: Cheap! How does 1/4 of new sound?
Con: It's a beater. Bought used from a copier place. It's not going to win any beauty contests. Must have taken some good jolts in its previous life.

Pro: Recent new battery
Con: Missing one of two drive chains. I always figured it's the 700 lb model so one chain is still good for 350, enough for a pin. I've been using it this way for over ten years, does the trick. But you can always order a replacement if you prefer.

Pro: Includes big wheel attachment (I think it was that, I have to dig it out, I always left it off...)
Con: This model should have two straps; this only has one.

Let me know if you have any interest. I'm in Neenah, south of Green Bay.

Added 38 days ago:

Update: sold, thanks Mike!

#15267 49 days ago

Anyone local have a claw machine for sale?

#15268 49 days ago
Quoted from DanQverymuch:

Who needs a cheap Escalera?
I rigged up a winch to move games up and down my basement stairs, so I don't need to keep my Escalera around any more.
I don't really want to ship it, so I'll put out a feeler here first.
Pro: Cheap! How does 1/4 of new sound?
Con: It's a beater. Bought used from a copier place. It's not going to win any beauty contests. Must have taken some good jolts in its previous life.
Pro: Recent new battery
Con: Missing one of two drive chains. I always figured it's the 700 lb model so one chain is still good for 350, enough for a pin. I've been using it this way for over ten years, does the trick. But you can always order a replacement if you prefer.
Pro: Includes big wheel attachment (I think it was that, I have to dig it out, I always left it off...)
Con: This model should have two straps; this only has one.
Let me know if you have any interest. I'm in Neenah, south of Green Bay.

Is this the one listed on marketplace? It’s taller than the most common popular one? Kickback wheels? How much?

#15269 49 days ago
Quoted from BFGoodflip:

Is this the one listed on marketplace? It’s taller than the most common popular one? Kickback wheels? How much?

The one on marketplace was mine and has been sold.

#15270 49 days ago
Quoted from Barkz:

Can someone point me in the right direction about obtaining a skeeball machine? Don’t have a clue what they cost but have someone looking to pick one up before Christmas. Looking for fully working - thanks in advance!

Glen at The Pinball Place in new Ulm has a few I think that they would sell. I would give him a call and ask about them.

#15272 49 days ago

looking for MMR. PM me if you have one and are considering pulling off route.

#15273 49 days ago
Quoted from cpr9999:

Do you know anyone in greater Milwaukee area that does Chrome plating. Small pinball part run?

Not sure anymore about chrome. A google search my find one. There has to be in the Chicagoland area.

#15274 48 days ago
Quoted from cpr9999:

Do you know anyone in greater Milwaukee area that does Chrome plating. Small pinball part run?

I'd try https://chrometech.net/ You'd have to call and ask if they'd do a small run.

#15275 47 days ago

I have my WOF from llyod's up that I recently shopped out, and fixed a few issues on with the TOPS topper, and my HUO LOTR that is super nice up for sale.

I really want a MM +Cash or a GnR LE. Figured someone may want these in here.

#15276 47 days ago

Anyone interested in trading their Jurassic Park Pro or a MBr for a TMNT? Shoot me a PM let me know.

#15277 47 days ago
Quoted from Barkz:

Anyone interested in trading their Jurassic Park Pro or a MBr for a TMNT? Shoot me a PM let me know.

Your mailbox is full

#15278 47 days ago

SW trilogy up. LED’d and drops repaired.
Has the cool 3D translite. Players condition, but plays well and looks sharp. I just spent quite a bit of time on it. New rubbers. Clean and plays error free.

https://pinside.com/pinball/market/classifieds/ad/106561

#15280 46 days ago

Damn Gutz. That is a nice looking globetrotters.

#15281 46 days ago

LOTR Pending pickup. WoF Still for sale! Help me get a MMr!

#15282 46 days ago
Quoted from brobra:

Damn Gutz. That is a nice looking globetrotters.

Damn if you were closer - I'd buy that. It's on my list.

#15283 45 days ago

Anyone local looking to sell The Shadow?

#15284 45 days ago

Still hunting for a Ghostbusters LE!

#15285 45 days ago
Quoted from Vitty:

Anyone local looking to sell The Shadow?

I thought you only bought Stern LEs?? Shadow is a great pin. Nice choice if you are branching out.

#15286 45 days ago

Looking for my dad lol

Quoted from Krupps4:

I thought you only bought Stern LEs?? Shadow is a great pin. Nice choice if you are branching out.

#15287 45 days ago

Maybe if I cant get this damned phurba working! Aaaaaaargh.

#15288 45 days ago

Hi guys- If anyone is interested in adding an Pitch and Bat to their collection - I have a 1972 Williams Line Drive
listed https://pinside.com/pinball/market/classifieds/ad/106683

(also on craigslist minneapolis.craigslist.org link
not sure which pics will look better lol)

-M

#15289 45 days ago
Quoted from Bmanpin:

Still hunting for a Ghostbusters LE!

I have one that I’ve been debating selling. Pm me if interested.

#15290 44 days ago

Anyone looking for subs for their pins? I’ve got Qty (5) Polk PSW10 subwoofers that I’m selling. Four are black in color, one is Maple. They are all in like new condition. I had them on my games when I had a bigger collection. $75 each.

#15291 44 days ago
Quoted from MnHotRod:

Anyone looking for subs for their pins? I’ve got Qty (5) Polk PSW10 subwoofers that I’m selling. Four are black in color, one is Maple. They are all in like new condition. I had them on my games when I had a bigger collection. $75 each.

Well hello!

#15292 44 days ago

Just finished a gtb ‘61 project and looking to add another gtb wedgie to the line-up and to keep my hands and mind sharp.
PM if you have a ‘60s Wedge Head you are looking to pArt with. It will get lots of TLC. I crush on the things. I should mic the bell and install one of those nice woofers

#15293 44 days ago

If you are in this sort of thing; it’s nice, and Mike went through the whole thing. I’ve seen it in multiple stages.

#15294 43 days ago

I visited TCPin today and saw his two beautiful sale pins: TS:PP and NGG.

His Simpsons is *very* low-mileage! I'm assuming it's HUO. Looks great, top to bottom.

His Gofers super nice, too. The colors in the cab art and the PF are as vibrant and contrasty as ever. Translite really pops, too.

Just two very impressive games for collectors with high standards. And no, I'm not a potential customer as I'm not keen to spend the extra coin to have such a clean game. Chad is a straight shooter. He's happy to have a measured conversation about what a "fair price" means to him and why. He says he welcomes negotiations.

Also saw his EM's and they are a hoot. I know almost nothing about EM's but I do respond to the clicks/chimes and it's a trip to see an artifact from the "early days."

Lastly, I saw his burgeoning repair kit. The man is invested! *Lots* of repair parts, neatly arranged in organizers, as well as tools galore and plastics and...well, just lots of stuff! Wow!

#15295 43 days ago

Anyone have or know where I can find a BK2SOR Topper for sale?

#15296 43 days ago

I'm looking for a Jurassic Park Pro near the Twin Cities area. Pm me please. Thanks!

#15297 43 days ago
Quoted from blazingsaddlz:

I'm looking for a Jurassic Park Pro near the Twin Cities area. Pm me please. Thanks!

Woah woah woah I dibs first on this

#15298 43 days ago
Quoted from Scot0308:

Anyone have or know where I can find a BK2SOR Topper for sale?

like a month ago I shopped around for one....nothing :/

Quoted from blazingsaddlz:

I'm looking for a Jurassic Park Pro near the Twin Cities area. Pm me please. Thanks!

these are getting hot again? May have to see if the bar owner wants to sell his.

#15300 43 days ago
Quoted from northvibe:

like a month ago I shopped around for one....nothing :/

these are getting hot again? May have to see if the bar owner wants to sell his.

Woops! I see that I didn't tag the game correctly. I'm looking for Jurassic Park (Pro) Sorry!

Edit: Looks like I found one to buy. Thanks!

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