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WHITEWATER CLUB= Lifejackets not required


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#3151 1 year ago
Quoted from Davi:

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Missing mountain- good, skull mountain- bad. especially since the skull animation is triggered from a different area.

#3152 1 year ago

VACATION JACKPOT last night! First time ever. Hot damn that was fun.

It Finished up somewhere around 850,000,000. 1.2 Billion is the high on my machine by previous owner.

#3153 1 year ago
Quoted from Guinnesstime:

VACATION JACKPOT last night! First time ever.

Nice!

Quoted from Guinnesstime:

It Finished up somewhere around 850,000,000.

horrible.
gotta break a bill when getting the jackpot. Missed your 5X jackpots eh?

#3154 1 year ago
Quoted from TheLaw:

Nice!

horrible.
gotta break a bill when getting the jackpot. Missed your 5X jackpots eh?

I know. It was only worth 202MM. Couldn't start 5x first. One of the things that makes is crappy in competition, but awesome when not.

Starting 5X PF using the ramp instead of No Way Out when multi ball is ready is difficult. Shot is so damn fast. Such a cool pin.

#3155 1 year ago
Quoted from Guinnesstime:

Starting 5X PF using the ramp instead of No Way Out when multi ball is ready is difficult.

Ha I know....and you hit it up there like 8 times flailing each one Can be frustrating for sure

#3156 1 year ago
Quoted from TheLaw:

Ha I know....and you hit it up there like 8 times flailing each one Can be frustrating for sure

But when you combo that ramp with the correct upper playfield shot..... oh, it feels so good!

#3157 1 year ago

it just feels....RIGHT

#3158 1 year ago

so my dumb question of the day....

can anyone tell me if this is an original power drive board or Rottendog? I don't see the name anywhere and I've never owned a rottendog before but also never owned a HEP restored game before.
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#3159 1 year ago
Quoted from delt31:

so my dumb question of the day....
can anyone tell me if this is an original power drive board or Rottendog? I don't see the name anywhere and I've never owned a rottendog before but also never owned a HEP restored game before.
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That's original.

#3160 1 year ago
Quoted from Allibaster:

That's original.

nice thought it was but wasn't 100%. Thanks!

#3161 1 year ago

Every Rottendog board would be labeled on the front side so you can easily see the name. Also the layout of most aftermarket boards do not match up with the drawings in the manuals, which also means they may use different components than original boards. So you do need to know which manufacturer board you are repairing.

http://rottendog.us/products.html

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#3162 1 year ago

Is WH2O one word or two?

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#3163 1 year ago
Quoted from Blitzburgh99:

Is WH2O one word or two?
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According to ipdb.com it is 2 words

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#3164 1 year ago
Quoted from Whitewater:

According to ipdb.com it is 2 words[quoted image]

But your name has it one word???!! Now I’m really confused

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#3165 1 year ago
Quoted from Blitzburgh99:

But your name has it one word???!! Now I’m really confused [quoted image]

LOL now I'm also confused

#3166 1 year ago

Guys this was cleared up years ago, Whitewater is one word as it appears on the front of the actual manual.

Now all the other spellings of White Water on page 2 and service notices are incorrect.

#3167 1 year ago

Anyone still making the missing boulder?

also the round mine pf decal. bought one a few years ago but forgot where

#3168 1 year ago
Quoted from billsfanmd:

Anyone still making the missing boulder?
also the round mine pf decal. bought one a few years ago but forgot where

I am in for a Mine playfield decal as well.
If I remember correctly the shipping for it was crazy if you were not getting a large order to throw it in with.

#3169 1 year ago
Quoted from Arcade:

I am in for a Mine playfield decal as well.
If I remember correctly the shipping for it was crazy if you were not getting a large order to throw it in with.

little shop of games has them for 7.50..ridiculous when you add shipping

#3170 1 year ago
Quoted from billsfanmd:

Anyone still making the missing boulder?
also the round mine pf decal. bought one a few years ago but forgot where

I have a mould for a missing mountain. Pm me if interested in a missing mountain.

#3171 1 year ago
Quoted from Whitewater:

I have a mould for a missing mountain. Pm me if interested in a missing mountain.

pm sent.

Also found the $7 grizzly bear that goes over the left ramp...anyone make a bracket or just mount to the existing gate that goes over left ramp?

#3172 1 year ago
Quoted from DANGERTERROR:

Bump for snow-capped white boulder mod. Anyone holding?

Here my snow boulder mod install white led in pop bumpers

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#3173 1 year ago
Quoted from Davi:

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#3174 1 year ago

when did this white mountain mod theme become a reality? It doesn't seem to be in line with the feel of the pin - I'm just wondering who created it?

#3175 1 year ago
Quoted from delt31:

when did this white mountain mod theme become a reality? It doesn't seem to be in line with the feel of the pin - I'm just wondering who created it?

Some evil twisted dude.

#3176 1 year ago
Quoted from delt31:

when did this white mountain mod theme become a reality? It doesn't seem to be in line with the feel of the pin - I'm just wondering who created it?

Satan himself. Wait till you hear the overblown discussion on how the mountains should be snowy since the water is flowing from glaciers up north...etc etc.

I wish I were joking.

#3177 1 year ago
Quoted from TheLaw:

Satan himself. Wait till you hear the overblown discussion on how the mountains should be snowy since the water is flowing from glaciers up north...etc etc.
I wish I were joking.

POLARizing is polarizing.

#3178 1 year ago
Quoted from TheLaw:

Satan himself. Wait till you hear the overblown discussion on how the mountains should be snowy since the water is flowing from glaciers up north...etc etc.
I wish I were joking.

Quoted from Paul_from_Gilroy:

POLARizing is polarizing.

POLARICING is polarizing.

#3179 1 year ago

So many posts, could not find anything, does anyone know what color blue to use, I'm about to do a full restore. Thanks Mike

#3180 1 year ago

Also, who has the best cab decals? I remember years ago a buddy of mine did a restore on a WW and the front decal was really off between the bottom and the start button. I asked him and he does not remember where they came from. Thanks Mike

#3181 1 year ago
Quoted from twinmice:

Also, who has the best cab decals? I remember years ago a buddy of mine did a restore on a WW and the front decal was really off between the bottom and the start button. I asked him and he does not remember where they came from. Thanks Mike

Don't think you can go wrong with PPS

#3182 1 year ago
Quoted from delt31:

when did this white mountain mod theme become a reality? It doesn't seem to be in line with the feel of the pin - I'm just wondering who created it?

Everyone knows the best time for white water rafting is in the winter....

I always thought the mod was weird. The entire playfield is a graphic of a canyon, without any reference to snow or winter. Now, if you could change the playfield and translite art to a snow or sledding theme, then it'd be pretty sweet.

#3183 1 year ago

Blew it up today! Almost half of those 16 Insanity Falls were Triple Jackpots. Was really close to filling all the Vacation Planner

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#3184 1 year ago
Quoted from twinmice:

So many posts, could not find anything, does anyone know what color blue to use, I'm about to do a full restore. Thanks Mike

Hey Mike - I used the PPS decals with the same color code as FH and it worked well.
See pics here - https://br80.smugmug.com/Whitewater-Chrome/

Lowes - Valspar - Base "C" Semi-Gloss
Code = Amount
102 = 2Y + 15.5
113 = 5
115 = 26.5

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#3186 1 year ago

Wow, that is one awesome restoration! Good job!

#3187 1 year ago

Maybe I should have you do mine again!! Lol

#3188 1 year ago

Picked up a very nice Wh20....Its shopped and cleaned up but cant get a glass tap on Insanity falls. Ive waxed upper pf and the ramp is new. Not sure how much pitch would effect it but my levelers are about half way up. Upper flipper is aligned so its a smooth transition form ball guide. Only thing I can think of new plunger/sleeve for flipper? Maybe that would clean up and slop in the flipper power. Anyone else have a fix for theirs?

#3189 1 year ago
Quoted from billsfanmd:

Picked up a very nice Wh20....Its shopped and cleaned up but cant get a glass tap on Insanity falls. Ive waxed upper pf and the ramp is new. Not sure how much pitch would effect it but my levelers are about half way up. Upper flipper is aligned so its a smooth transition form ball guide. Only thing I can think of new plunger/sleeve for flipper? Maybe that would clean up and slop in the flipper power. Anyone else have a fix for theirs?

Why the hell you want a glasshitting ball?

#3190 1 year ago
Quoted from Gunske:

Why the hell you want a glasshitting ball?

It’s one of the coolest white water “accidental” features.

#3191 1 year ago

br80 dude amazing work, that WW is beautiful. I may be picking one up soon that I plan on restoring. The only thing I don’t have and have not done before is the backbox screen. Where did you get yours? Thanks!

#3192 1 year ago
Quoted from BR80:

Hey Mike - I used the PPS decals with the same color code as FH and it worked well.
See pics here - https://br80.smugmug.com/Whitewater-Chrome/

Are those new ramps and decals? Nice work buddy!

#3193 1 year ago
Quoted from Plumonium:

Are those new ramps and decals? Nice work buddy!

Appreciate it - Yes, new ramps and decals for this one.

Quoted from Soulrider911:

The only thing I don’t have and have not done before is the backbox screen. Where did you get yours? Thanks!

Bought it from Matt Merfeld merfeldma, not sure if he still makes them...but it's a great quality silk screen.
https://pinside.com/pinball/forum/topic/fs-williams-wpc-backbox-warningpatent-silk-screens

Quoted from twinmice:

Wow, that is one awesome restoration! Good job!
Maybe I should have you do mine again!! Lol

Thanks Mike - I've backed off taking on more restore work...just not enough time and too much hassle. I'm working on my own collection for now, it should keep me busy at my own pace for a while. Glad the paint code helps!

#3194 1 year ago

Hey guys so I’m going to hopefully be getting ahold of a WW that I’m going to restore. I don’t have a spray gun, and have made out pretty well with spray paint this far. But WW Has a fairly unique blue. anyone know spray paint color that is at least close?

I pulled up an old article that bryan_kelly was mentioning Painter's Touch #1927... but I can’t seem to find it love any help cheers!

#3195 1 year ago

Anyone know where to get the missing mountain and the boulder shooting rod? Thanks Mike

#3196 1 year ago
Quoted from Soulrider911:

I pulled up an old article that bryan_kelly was mentioning Painter's Touch #1927... but I can’t seem to find it love any help cheers!

I guess they don't make that one anymore. Try Deep Blue. I think that's a bit closer than 1927.

#3197 1 year ago
Quoted from Whitewater:

I have a mould for a missing mountain. Pm me if interested in a missing mountain.

Quoted from twinmice:

Anyone know where to get the missing mountain and the boulder shooting rod? Thanks Mike

This is who you need to contact @twinmice

#3199 1 year ago

Just got my first Vacation Jackpot!

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#3200 1 year ago

anyone buy the 4” bear for left ramp? how did you mount it over ramp to cover switch. custom bracket ? not sure best way to do it. thx

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