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What was the first pinball machine with powered bumpers?


By paulace

3 months ago



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#1 3 months ago

I know some of you folks out there can enlighten me - I'm trying to find out what the first pinball machine was that had powered bumpers - jet/pop/thumper bumpers. I think the first one that had dead bumpers was "Bolo" in July of 1936, followed a few months later by Bally's "Bumper". But which machine had the powered variety of bumpers first?

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