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#4553 3 years ago
Quoted from Colsond3:

Great find today. Needs a little love, but I'll take it after moving the last two I had and regretting it. Next phone call...Shay. By the way, anybody have a spare MPU laying around?

HEY! Sending PM

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#7089 2 years ago

Whirlwind
Happy here, need to do cabinet, it’s bad, PF, BG, Plastics, etc. are new

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#7164 2 years ago
Quoted from animesuperj:

My friend locally who used to own a Dimension said I should be able to use any gottlieb wedgehead, so will keep an eye out for a donor. Also a backglass, which hopefully isn't too hard. There was one in NY recently for $125 in average looking shape. Just said they won't ship.

Maybe you’ll find the original!!!!

#7206 2 years ago
Quoted from Arresto:

Well, it was a few weeks ago now but I got this Dr Dude pinball machine that I have been working on fixing up. It is my first machine and I am leaning as I go but so far I have managed to fix:
* A tilt fault that was stopping the game from starting - there was a short circuit due to a bad soldering job.
* The start button didn't work - someone had cut the wires where they connected to the pump tilt.
* The left flipper not working - replaced a capacitor, cleaned and tightened the leaf switch.
* Swapped some wrong and blown fuses.
* Bought and put in bolts and nuts for the head board and play field pivot bolts.
* Cleaned & cleaned & cleaned the machine.
* Touched up some of the artwork - there is a lot more to go.
* Swapped the broken big shot figure for a random figure and have a new 3D printed one on its way in the mail.
I've also tested all the omes for all the solinoids most are around 6 and all are above 4.
I've still got to get the mix master working. I've swaped out a bad diode and NPN transistor on the Triac board but it's still not working.
Let me know what you think. As I said this is my first machine and I'm learning as I go so any advice if welcome.

Welcome to pinball, you’ve clearly already done/learned more than most in the hobby

#7230 2 years ago
Quoted from Phat_Jay:

Doubled my collection size today!

I picked one up in early '17. Had a fun time going through it. Might even have a contact or two for tough to get or nos plastic or two.

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#7363 2 years ago

That would be a blast during the xmas season!

1 month later
#7642 2 years ago
Quoted from swampshroom:

Brought home a minty Baywatch. Such a great game. I couldn't round up a buddy on short notice so the wife volunteered to tag along to do what she could. She also got first game on it.

BAYWATCH! You'll love it, AND you got a topper, nice! Better slide into the BW members thread for updates info, there is a new code for it

1 month later
#8033 2 years ago
Quoted from Spencer:

Damn picked the wrong day for this pick-up!! Now to get it into the house!!

Dude, didn't you know...... Winter is coming!

#8039 2 years ago
Quoted from manadams:

My third F-14 and never leaving, regretted trading my last one away.

Nice paint

#8062 2 years ago
Quoted from Pmaino:

Finally got my EBD. Fully restored! Still waiting on the apron and hope to have that soon. Hurry up brenna98

Looks better than brand spankin' new!

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#8137 2 years ago

Swapped a wide body Stern for my first modern Stern in the lineup! Pumped to play. Still 5 hours from home.......thx dirkdiggler

My navigator is no help either

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#8202 2 years ago
Quoted from TopMoose:

Don't you worry,
It's gonna be alright.
Cause I'm always ready.
I won't let you out of my sight.

DID you join the Baywatch thread yet!??

#8216 2 years ago

Baywatch, getting the love. Lots of chatter about B Dubs lately!!!!!

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#8319 2 years ago
Quoted from CollinT:

I've done pizza parties, beer, you name it. One of my friends has helped a ton and he finally bailed on me yesterday. #theyknow

But then do they show up to play pinball ? if so? ...... they're bums!

#8372 2 years ago
Quoted from wantdataeast:

This has been the same home non-smoking home for 12 years and in that time it saw only 600 plays (600 plays since 2006). And from the look of it, it saw very little play before that. Closest condition to a HUO game as I have ever seen.
Playfield plastics,translight, cabinet...all magnificent. super clean inside. Baywatch is not on my short list so I am gonna let her go, maybe trade off to a top 40 game.. or project / players top 15 game
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(and shout out to the "Nuon" industrial battery company. Installed for 12 years and no leaks and still active enough to hold the audit info...WOW!)

DUDE, make sure you toss in the new code that Chad did, it changed game play immensely give it a few plays first..........ya never know, it might grow on you.

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#8441 2 years ago

Here is comes.........the weekend. The time everyone (that has money) else shows the great finds and all the fantastic things in this world, and all the rest of us here hitting re-fresh on the "What did you bring home today" thread and ogle over all those beauties

#8468 2 years ago
Quoted from bbhenry2000:

What or rather who is PPS?

Planetary Pinball Supply

#8471 2 years ago
Quoted from grantopia:

$550 off the Facebook marketplace. Not a bad Tuesday!

Unreal.........550! jealous!

#8475 2 years ago
Quoted from CollinT:

Cheesy bonus, such a fun game! What a score! hows the playfield and plastics?
Facebook seems to be the place for hidden deals, found my non working Pinbot for $150.

I paid the asking price on Facebook for a Baywatch in fantastic shape for 350

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#8510 2 years ago

This is nothing short of - sad face

#8548 2 years ago
Quoted from FelixTCat:

Silverball Mania added to the collection today.

LOVE the artwork!

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#8831 2 years ago

COOL!

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#8882 2 years ago
Quoted from BorgDog:

Definitely agree, but sadly my system 1's have been much neglected since TNA showed up a couple months ago, but it too proves the simple is better

If I had a TNA in my collection, the older pins + a hell of a lot else would be neglected!!

#8913 2 years ago
Quoted from GreenMario:

Hello everyone! I brought home my first machine the other day. It's one most of you are probably familiar with but it was brand new to me. I never really got into pinball when I was a kid, I was a little young for it in the 90's. A friend of a friend was giving it away!! Lucky me! It has 70,971 plays on it and has spent the last 2 decades or so in someones home.
The paint on the cabinet is a little rough but the playfield and backglass are beautiful, I think. And it plays great! I've noticed the swinging target takes a little time to "warm up" before it swings all the way back and forth, i'm not sure if they're all like that. But once it's been on for a few plays it has a much larger range of motion.
Mine doesn't seem to be wired for a conservative mode, unless that's selected by open circuit. And the liberal and medium appear wired together? Maybe I'm misunderstanding it. But we'll cross that bridge if I start breaking 200,000 points on the regular in 3 ball mode. And the number match function I don't fully understand, is it supposed to light up one set of numbers every game? or just every few games? Maybe I have some light bulbs burnt out, but it only occasionally lights up a score to match so I haven't been able to test if it's working.
I'm really looking forward to getting into this wonderful hobby. It's been great fun to play so far and even just the few hours I spent with it last night I've seen my scores and skills improve. Those drop catches to flip up to the "ramp" are tough!!

Hope you have lots of space for the rest coming in!!!!

#8948 2 years ago
Quoted from V_piscopo:

Scored this 2001 this afternoon. Should clean up!

HOLY Targets!!

#9006 2 years ago
Quoted from Puffdanny:

Wasn't expecting to wake up and find this the next city over will go nicely next to Caribbean Cruise

I was a little too tall
Could've used a few pounds
Tight pants points hardly reknown
She was a black-haired beauty with big dark eyes
And points all her own sitting way up high
Way up firm and high

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#9019 2 years ago
Quoted from Jakers:

7 hour round trips are more fun when you get 40mpg!

Whew, lucky you didn't get pulled over, that license plate doesn't have any letter OR numbers on it

#9039 2 years ago
Quoted from fisherdaman:

how was the best pizza on the planet?

I kind of thought that was a bold statement myself, but hey, probably a good marketing scheme to get everyone in at least once to test it out!!

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#9043 2 years ago

Well, transport dropped this off at the driveway for me today! Cracked the wrap off a bit to get a baby sneak peek. Bought it sight unseen from pics and the sellers word. I’ll put it together tonight and check it out fully!!
I’m sitting here at work now.......waiting.........crap!

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Maybe a bit too red for me, might have to swap those out. My second System 11, side by each now. Looks like some repairs to do, lower back glass lights not operational, good thing I’m handy, then, about a 5-10 hour tear down and shop job needed.

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#9046 2 years ago
Quoted from chaosrooster:

I picked this up from a fellow Pinsider yesterday. Now I have both of my childhood favorites.

That Pinbot should have a couple parts (plastics) from me in it hey? Welcome to the WW club!!

#9070 2 years ago
Quoted from MichiganDad:

Collection started...

Yeah....so that elliptical is already in the way, make way!!!

#9092 2 years ago
Quoted from New_England:

So happy to have received this beautiful machine today!
This marks number one in the collection. What do you all think?

GREAT START!! watch out, they tend to multiply!

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#9669 1 year ago

WOW, i was 270+ posts behind, dang work blocked Pinside on me, probably for the best

How may new pins has colsond3 got since start of Aug? lol

#9709 1 year ago
Quoted from erak:

Not pinball. But cool. Picked it up last week.
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HOLY DUDE, you got your Pong? Were you in on Kickstarter or just went out a bought it? I believe Player1 is the distributor here. I got in on the KS and still waiting patiently.

PKG # 11 !?!?!

#9774 1 year ago
Quoted from Colsond3:

Nice grab...welcome to the club! Just got done shopping and waxing mine last night.
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Finallly!

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#9968 1 year ago

Just delivered!!!! Just in the garage for now until I get a little help from the boys to set it up, & or find a spot for it downstairs.
Wanted a Monopoly for YEARS!!! Finally in my possession. Thx to murphelman, we started this deal over a month ago, with logistics, the tornado, and life, it’s finally here.

Also, for any Canadians, I wouldn’t hesitate to suggest Manitoulin Transport formpin shipping, they were the least expensive and a good service.

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#10052 1 year ago
Quoted from Colsond3:

Grabbed a Joust...and a really nice framed Andromeda BG.
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No...........seriously, where.........do.......you.........put.............them all !?!?!!??!

#10056 1 year ago
Quoted from Colsond3:

And here I thought I was done for the day. Number two coming in...and set up.
Game is sick. Documented HUO. Pinball Refinery armor, clear purple apron, color DMD, shaker, Modfather shooter Rod, speaker lights, Met speaker mod, Creeping Death light show and blades, Flipperiffic toppers, snake decal and snake plastic mod and more.
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Beautiful! I also see your well under the standard 600 plays!!

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#10244 1 year ago
Quoted from luckycreature:

R and L dropped this off today. All set up tonight for the little guy to press start tomorrow.
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WANT!!!

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#10320 1 year ago
Quoted from jawjaw:

Same here! FT seems to suffer cab fade the worst. Too bad because I really like the art on this one. Great game. I am surprised you can still find these reasonably cheap. Mine needs a bit of work but look forward to fixing it up. Should be a nice player when done.
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You can have the whole cab looking like new for a couple hundred bucks if its not beat to crap.

#10322 1 year ago
Quoted from jawjaw:

I usually don't care about the cab but FT has such great art and color. Is it possible to redecal a game without taking everything apart? I imagine you need to if sanding, painting, and all that.

Not really, heat gun it or sand off the old.
Fill dings, paint, re-decal.

Find the Vids cabinet repair thread, it’s great if your interested.

#10370 1 year ago
Quoted from Pinhead306:

Should clean up nice.
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Roughriders toque!

A couple flipper rebuilds and a clean up should get 'er going!

#10385 1 year ago
Quoted from New_England:

Sweet! Was this the one from the coop? Thought about buying it myself but my girlfriend wouldn't approve.

Get rid of her

#10431 1 year ago
Quoted from Adaminski:

Brought home my first pin today. Bought this LOTR Pro from wonderful pinball collector and restorer in the Seattle/Tacoma area.
This machine has a lot of mods installed by the previous owner. From the Craigslist ad:
Pingraffix pinblades, special pinball life flipper coils, ColorDMD, shaker motor installed, shire decal, PDI target decal set, palantir color changing LED, Mind Orbits color changing shooter rod, Path of the Dead figures added, NVram installed, no batteries needed, some LEDs installed. Playfield in good condition, some wear on cabinet. Never been on location, I am the 3rd owner. Has manual and a few extra parts included. Game plays and works great.
While not an LE, it does have a signed card from George Gomez.
So excited!!!!
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Hell of a start to the collection!!!

#10438 1 year ago
Quoted from Colsond3:

Haha...I do have a spare bedroom. PDF the paperwork to me via email.
It’s a modest game room, I can’t even fit all of my pins in there. Looking to upgrade. I’ll throw up a pic later.

Wow,
Surprise, can’t even fit all my pins in there...........

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#10562 1 year ago
Quoted from Nyraiderfan:

It's cool, it wasn't in the description but the pictures clearly showed it. Also in his description it says LED's and a new main ramp. Does anyone know if this game was produced with LED's?

No, they would have had to be swapped in.

#10577 1 year ago
Quoted from Nyraiderfan:

loaded up and ready to go home, I’ll post pictures after I set the machine up.
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Call retrorefurbs, I bet they make a nice set of replacement cab decals!

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#10680 1 year ago
Quoted from Pinhead306:

Not a pin but the people I bought the rollergames off of also had these for sale. I didn’t buy them cause I don’t know anything about them.
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Hey! You didn’t bring these home! Ha

#10685 1 year ago
Quoted from mark532011:

just got these beauties. The Rescue 911 came all the way from Italy just to be in my household and the Flash came from a new friend!
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Great art on the Flash BG!

#10689 1 year ago
Quoted from GSones:

Picked up my first EM last weekend and I've been in El Dorado drop target heaven ever since. The pictures don't do it justice as far as condition but it's in really great shape for a 44 year old game. Looking forward to learning about EM repair and maintenance.
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Looks super nice!!

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#10779 1 year ago
Quoted from PoBoyPinball:

Spent the last two weeks on the road working. Get up early this morning check pinside project pins and see 1 in LA and better yet I pass right by the town on my way home. Send a message early this morning and nothing. About 30 min from the town and heard back from the seller. Ask if I can take a look and see if we can agree on a price. We do and it comes home with me. Best part plug it up (when home) and it comes on and seems to start a game but not kicking out the ball. She is dirty and once I drill out the locks I’ll clean her up and get her going. The owner said it didn’t work I didn’t even try it at his place as I was good with the price for the condition. And that’s not red paint its like some boat seat cover material. Check out the high scores.
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Debbie sucks....

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#10823 1 year ago

As I just messaged the seller, the three hour tour is over, Gilligan in the house.

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#10826 1 year ago
Quoted from twenty84:

Made a 770 mile drive through Winter Storm Harper to pick up a nice SST
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Nice SST! I’d love one
You guys name your storms?? We call ours Thursday.

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#11029 1 year ago

3 JP’s this week!

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#11031 1 year ago

Wassssssup bitches!!!!
Two years waiting!!!!!
PONG IN DA HIZZZZZIE

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#11036 1 year ago
Quoted from trk12fire:

I want to see the Pong table in action. Any videos or pic?

I don’t want to highjack this thread here,.My wife took this on one of the first games. Had not got sound effects and in game music dialed in yet. I have now, is great. I am amazed at build quality and weight to it. Very very pleased early on.

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#11148 1 year ago
Quoted from Olaa:

So happy
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Looks like you perfectly centered yourself in the Full throttle back glass

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#11295 1 year ago
Quoted from Nihonmasa:

Was browsing the swiss equivalent to craigslist looking for cheap backglasses when I cam across an ad, 20 mns away from my home where someone was giving away a pinball machine.
25 mns later I add this in the car for free!
After 2 hours fidling with the electronic I got it running! Now have to check everything and work on the cabinet. (As you can see the backbox’s top has seen better days )
But hell, free?? Gave the guy a wine bottle from my late father’s collection to thank him He knew he could sell it but wanted to give to someone passionate rather than someone who’d buy it and resell it for more.
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SCORE!! Baywaych rules

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#11784 1 year ago
Quoted from jmountjoy111:

And here is the police force…
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Nice, been trying to buy a PF off my buddy for like 2 years.

#11823 1 year ago
Quoted from oradke:

Today Jack Slater joined our family! Found one in fairly good condition, sat in a private home for the last 10 years.
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This one sits by the wood pile

#11845 1 year ago
Quoted from KSUWildcatFan:

Haha yikes, this was a mistake. PF likely isn’t savable.
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Well, at least Uranus is still intact.

#11862 1 year ago
Quoted from gdonovan:

Heat Wave is out, Spring Break is in!
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Wow, what a BG

#11892 1 year ago
Quoted from AJNada:

Brought home a No Fear with very little to no cab fade. Can't wait to throw in some LEDs and 'play better!'
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I saw a "No Fear" decal on the back of about a '90 GMC Safari van today in town. HAHA, haven't seen that in a loooong time!

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#12053 1 year ago
Quoted from Rensh:

Went with a friend to help him with the purchase of a 24. And there stood also a RnB. Emotions hit me as it was my very first pin 20 yrs ago and I couldn’t resist myself when I learned the price was OK.
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Love that BG, some pins look so good with some mirror to their BG

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#12143 1 year ago
Quoted from GymRatt:

Brought home my second Earthshaker. Had to sell my first one I had for 10 years before moving to Colorado a few years ago. So glad to have another Earthshaker again. Keeps Deadpool company.[quoted image][quoted image][quoted image]

That slot machine looks great!!

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#12294 1 year ago

That game looks friggin awesome

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#12347 1 year ago

Obviously my favourite place to post!! Brought home this players cond. This afternoon after a 300+ km detour on the way home from a provincial track meet my boys had. Just fit below the roll cover in my truck with it laying on its side. Had to remove the aluminum posts from the roll top to fit under with pressure on the cover which was perfect.
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#12351 1 year ago
Quoted from gdonovan:

This is without a doubt the funnest pin I have played to date; the theme, music, call outs and EM chimes just work.

Such a fantastic sound package. Theme integration is great

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#12417 1 year ago
Quoted from shirkle:

Not a pinball machine, but got this from a local family. They remembered that I liked it about 10 years ago when I was at their house, so they gave me a call to see if I wanted to buy it.[quoted image]

Gotta love THOSE calls!!

#12464 1 year ago
Quoted from bluespin:

I’m bringing this Robo War home tonight. I called the estate seller and she agreed to hold it for me so that I could drive down 400 miles from Atlanta. Of course many people tried to buy it out from under me, but she kept her word and sold it to the first caller (me). Game plays well but the playfield is dirty with no wear. Factory Mylar still on the field. Only issue is that the displays are out.
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Cabinet looks fantastic

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#12535 1 year ago
Quoted from rai:

Temporary placeholder for my old Tron.
Iron Maiden pro.
HUO but look brand new tons of mods installed when I got it.
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Did you led it?

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#12543 1 year ago

First EM. Nice shape I think

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#12545 1 year ago
Quoted from Colsond3:

Skyline is a great first EM. Cool backbox animation.

Yeah, that's totally cool. The only thing is it need to be tuned up and fixed. When plugged in, the (I don't know what its called yet) stepper, turning thing in cab won't stop turning, the motor is going is around and around. time to read......learn. I'm thinking something stuck on, short, switch stuck someplace............ time to go all EM up in this shit!

#12571 1 year ago
Quoted from glasairpilot:

Appears to be the Income Tax edition. Lol, story of my life.[quoted image]

Whats different? Armour? something else on game?

#12573 1 year ago
Quoted from glasairpilot:

Chrome legs and lock down bar, chrome T-molding, alternate trans light insert, a plaque, and I'm not sure what else. He bought it new. I have owned Monopoly twice and sold them each time I moved. I'm going to keep this one.
He had already installed color DMD and had a new LED-OCD board, LED lights, lit flipper buttons, and some other goodies I will install. Pretty much in perfect condition. Play field needs a good cleaning.

Sweet, exterior looks to be in pristine condition.

Mine is an "undoc huo" if you want to use that dumb saying, with basically zero wear. No hint that a coin was ever dropped in it.

#12575 1 year ago
Quoted from Pin-Pilot:

Brought home a Williams High Speed. It has definitely seen better days but it is operational for the most part. I just finished installing NVRAM on the CPU and got the game to boot and play. There was zero battery acid corrosion! I was very happy about that and all the boards in the head unit look great.
Issues now are the top left score display tube is not working. Did some preliminary diagnostics and swapped the ribbon cable to the top right driver board connector and still did not work. So I assume it is the actual display that is bad. Will pull the display off the back board and check out all the components and solder joints. If that does not work, does anyone know if these display parts are available? They are all original as they have the original SN sticker and all match.
Next issue is I may have a weak PS. I checked the 5 volt on the CPU and got 4.95volts.ay this because the flippers will not flip a ball at all and the sling shots work but about 1/2 power. Need to investigate that next.
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#12608 1 year ago
Quoted from jmountjoy111:

That’s cause it’s hard to find pinball machine down here with no shoes or electricity lol. I kid of course but I am the only pinball collector I know of in about an hour plus radius of my location

Samesies!!

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#12660 1 year ago

Totally impromptu pin pickup tonight! Pumped, this thing works!! Wifey spotted this on Facebook and I made my second shortest pin trip ever. About 80k away. This things apparently been in two different basements for a few decades. It’s in fantastic shape, one insert to repair it looks like. Went by thousands of acres of canola growing, the yellow earth looks amazing! Also went by the Hunboldt Broncos crash site which unfortunately is like 15 miles south of my house. Brought my 15 yr old for this quick run. Segasa!

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#12953 1 year ago
Quoted from Isochronic_Frost:

Speaking of “Galaxy Sized”...
Picked up this for cheap and I foolishly thought it would be similar to a Pinball...
FIVE HUNDRED AND THIRTY POUNDS LATER I don’t think I’ll ever buy a soda machine again..[quoted image]

Was it completely full of pop? maybe that was the problem

#13011 1 year ago
Quoted from Scoot:

My first wide body.[quoted image]

Now head over to the handdrawn custom Demo Man thread and buy one of Fed's new translights!!

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#13017 1 year ago
Quoted from Bud:

Added a wonka LE to my JJP line up today[quoted image][quoted image]

Tell me about them drink holders?

#13034 12 months ago
Quoted from woody76:

Free, yes you read that correctly.[quoted image]

Wowza!! congrats.

#13144 11 months ago
Quoted from Nihonmasa:

And picked up another one today.
For this price I could not pass. 20 cts... Seller actually just wanted to make room.
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HA, I thought the price was just a fake price to add something, SCORE

#13162 11 months ago
Quoted from GTO:

Pinsiders be like:[quoted image]

CA...Caaaaaaaaaaa!!!!

#13296 11 months ago
Quoted from jimgravina:

Thanks guys! Also brand new to the forum and the whole pinball world. Played a few games in the arcade as a kid but that's about the extent of it. And yeah, this is really just part of a Back To The Future collection piece...but I guess time will tell!

I give you 6 months tops, before adding another

#13322 11 months ago
Quoted from PinFever:

Yes will post pics soon. It's cab and head is great , the playfield inserts took a beating and need new ones. the playfield and Mpu(adjustment failure) are the weak points. An MPU with chips is almost 490 $$ jeez/

I'll make you feel better then - that $490 is $649.36 CDN for me, so consider it cheap, ha!

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#13544 10 months ago
Quoted from KHL:

A 1981 Stern Viper[quoted image][quoted image][quoted image][quoted image]

THAT BACKGLASS THOUGH!!!!!

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#13628 10 months ago
Quoted from Ronnie1114:

Checking Offerup when I'm really bored sure paid off yesterday:[quoted image]

Same speaker bezel as Time Machine!!

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#13666 10 months ago
Quoted from Harvs:

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NICE, needs a scrubbin' though!!!

#13676 10 months ago
Quoted from Wmsfan:

How many plays were on it? It prolly wasn't touched since it was opened.

People literally don't know how to get the glass off. The first pin I ever bought, the guy said "some bulbs burnt out, didn't know how to get to them"

#13736 10 months ago
Quoted from Jappie:

A Super Straight by Sonic/Segasa, nice!
In what condition is the playfield?

I came across and picked up a SuperStraight this summer also, playfields are rock solid in these!

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#13886 9 months ago
Quoted from Spyderturbo007:

Thanks to dangersem for hauling my ass 90 minutes each way to grab this. I originally went to buy a Dolly, but grabbed this instead. Might go back for his Volley, but I'm not sure yet...
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Sharp looking cabinet on that SkyLine!!

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#14201 8 months ago
Quoted from Yelobird:

Did you actually lay that game on its side? Never tried that before. Enjoy PBM.

I brought a Time Machine home in my truck on it side with the head off, I was able to put my roll top across and have it hidden and protected all the way home. Worked like charm, I was happy as hell. Really, these things are left standing on end for years at a time, and I don't hear about any cringing, this is just on its side, no biggie.

#14213 8 months ago
Quoted from Oilrat:

Elvira just showed up this morning. Can’t wait to unbox her and get her in the lineup. Been up all anxious since 5:30 this morning lol.[quoted image][quoted image]

I wonder if the employee that wrote the serial # on the box was using their non dominant hand with a cast on it. lol.

#14223 8 months ago
Quoted from rai:

Got SW premium comic.
Art looks better in person.
Cabinet is solid and clear looks good[quoted image][quoted image][quoted image].

I freakin' love that art package!!!!

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#14439 7 months ago
Quoted from lpeters82:

Coin pusher coming home.[quoted image]

You look very excited!!!

#14470 7 months ago
Quoted from bob_e:

not a pinball but will keep my games running when the power goes out.
16KW generac[quoted image][quoted image]

Putting in an automatic transfer switch?

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#14563 7 months ago
Quoted from mbrave77:

my new star wars comic premium. Its a tough pin for sure but Im learning. I like how its very different than my deadpool premium. Now to convince the wife I need more![quoted image][quoted image]

Those look fantastic side by side

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#14684 6 months ago
Quoted from rmerlo88:

I agree seems like a lot going on. Need to fix the sound.

Because why not

Don’t think I’ll go that far, I paid $650 AUD for this machine which equates to less than $400 USD.
It’s had some bad touch ups and scuffs and scratches all around. Playfield ramps are tarnished, but playfield under the thick dirt looks like it’ll come up good. It has no keys at all so I havnt even opened it up to see what like inside etc boards blah blah. No sound currently, set on free play and plays a game, all coils and flippers working except two side bumpers and pop bumpers.

That means you got it so cheap that a color dmd Is an easy choice for a beauty upgrade !

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#14739 6 months ago
Quoted from Spyderturbo007:

What's your address? I'm going to send you mine.
Well done. It looks great and is a blast to play. Make sure you add some Super Lube to that spinner and post back when you finally rip the spinner when it's lit for 50x. It has to be one of the most satisfying shots in pinball.

That’s how I felt when trying to rip my F2K spinner if i could get the value high enough. Loved it!!

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#14881 6 months ago
Quoted from HighProtein:

Childhood me would freak out![quoted image]

I lived and breathed TF in ‘84-‘88 or so. This was a huge nostalgia buy for me. Lucky I find it fun and that hasn’t worn off yet.

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#15348 4 months ago

I had a Game Show also. LOVED playing it.

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#15367 4 months ago
Quoted from bob_e:

REALLY??? with COVID-19 spreading like wild fire...there are those traveling around as if they are immune.

We can’t assume we know the setup they had to buy. Maybe zero interaction, etc.

#15386 4 months ago
Quoted from Harvs:

Corona-Loanas [quoted image][quoted image]

The FT looks like a real beaut Clarke!!

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#15537 3 months ago
Quoted from Dee-Bow:

"On loan" from a fellow pinsider! Thanks pinhead306!! Not mine but very grateful to have in in the line up for a while![quoted image]

Saw a No Fear sticker on the back window of about a ‘93 Safari van yesterday! Lol

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#15636 3 months ago
Quoted from phillyfan64:

Where do you guys always find these deals???

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#15697 3 months ago
Quoted from Evilive69:

Finally get to post in this thread again. Picked this up on saturday. Plays great, just need to work out the issue with the dmd.
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Nice pin!!

p.s. I hope you got a discount from whoever wired the thing behind that pin!!

#15752 3 months ago
Quoted from Guinnesstime:

Solid day
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TWD custom translight!!!

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#15771 3 months ago

My son and I did a little roadie today and met the seller HALF WAY!! Unreal!

Needs a scrubbing and rubber

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#15804 88 days ago
Quoted from Mikespinball:

Your Hi Deal doesn't really fit in with your pinball theme (ss machines). It looks lonely. I had a Four Million BC that felt the same way. [quoted image]

Hahaha, I messaged him the same thing already! Awesome

#15825 87 days ago

HOLY, what a day, lots of pins getting new homes, live this thread, congrats everyone

#15864 85 days ago
Quoted from Whysnow:

Nah. riot pinball second game. Genuine limited run of six games. Full production quality.

Super cool looking pin, congrats. I’m unknowing enough, haven’t heard of Riot

#15925 79 days ago
Quoted from MrCleanHead:

It was a long hard day, but worth it [quoted image][quoted image][quoted image]

Holy shit!!

Nice score

#16011 76 days ago
Quoted from Colsond3:

I’m thinking GOT EM retheme? Second from right could definitely pass for Tyrion Lannister, and far left could definitely pass for Cersei, at least her look in the last 2 1/2 seasons.
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Wheweeeeee, not the handsomest if BG’s.

#16040 74 days ago
Quoted from Cloud7:

Just got this home the other day. It was restored by Brenna98. Such a fun game!
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Beautiful, nice touch on the under post lights!

#16063 71 days ago
Quoted from Dee-Bow:

Meet the new roommate..Bruce! The seller even delivered it on his way through my city.. 4 hour drive!! Crazy,right!
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Dude from P.A delivered??

Nice man!

#16090 68 days ago

Probably "Game Over" relay stuck, LOL

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#16165 59 days ago

Fuck that Circus Voltaire is a beautiful sight

#16174 59 days ago
Quoted from gdonovan:

No guesses? I even left two clues!

Road show

#16179 59 days ago
Quoted from gdonovan:

Almost there
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Ma ma ma Medusa!!

#16252 57 days ago

Ha, I work in the business, these old things are all over our offices as old test phones, this is current (unused but still bolted on the wall today) lol

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#16253 57 days ago
Quoted from TenaciousT:

The date of 1963 for a push button phone has to be way off ?

“Touch tone” 1963!

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#16369 49 days ago

Posted in the Rick and Morty thread but couldn’t resist my favourite thread here. I’m just so frickin jacked about this pin!! Worst part is, 2.5 hours to home, gotta rip straight to the golf course as I have a match play tee time at 6:12. It’s gonna kill me to be on the course (which is my favorite place on earth)

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#16372 49 days ago
Quoted from Pinhead306:

Congrats Dude! It’s going to be worth the wait! Call in sick tomorrow haha.

Good and bad, I’m off until Monday, hooking the boat up and heading to La Ronge tomorrow . I’ll miss my R&M

#16399 48 days ago
Quoted from VALIS666:

I've been having a pretty nice week for new pins.
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NOICE!!

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#16563 39 days ago
Quoted from KSUWildcatFan:

Lady down the street from me wants $4800 for her shuttle.... Lol

Maybe theres an envelope with $3400 cash it it!!!!

#16685 34 days ago
Quoted from RWH:

Hard for me to fathom someone owning a perfectly functioning pin and only using it as a plant stand or decoration piece. Maybe you could trade them another pin for it or an arcade game?????

Build the fuckers a high end plant stand for an even Steven swap. damn, I bet dirkdiggler will build it for them!

#16713 33 days ago
Quoted from JethroP:

Who would spend 60K for a wife?

First in on upvoting that! Lol. ^^^

#16747 31 days ago
Quoted from Colsond3:

What the hell is with all the pictures being posted sideways in threads and ads?

https://pinside.com/pinball/forum/topic/can-we-stop-with-the-sideways-photos#post-5732775

#16810 26 days ago
Quoted from Colsond3:

Holy shitballs!!! Congrats on that game. I’m actually drooling right now. Haha.
Been on my wishlist forever, and I got screwed out of one in Spain two years ago, after I had already sent a deposit and arranged shipping.

This is probably it!! Ha.

#16859 24 days ago

Holy fuck

#16891 22 days ago
Quoted from Jmac4506:

My first post and first pinball machine ever![quoted image][quoted image]

As the usual saying goes, hope you have lots more room!!!!

#16936 20 days ago

That Duotron looks bitchin’!!!!

#16965 18 days ago

Been one for sale in Saskatoon for a while! Keep seeing it in Kijiji , little different though

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#17225 3 days ago
Quoted from stevevt:

Roy, is that you?

Beat me to it, by hours, lol. I saw that immediately

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