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Wico Parts availablity

By schukei

8 months ago

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#1 8 months ago

Need a few parts for a Wico Big Top toy pinball machine. Anyone know if Wico is still in business or is there a distributor where common parts might be available

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#2 8 months ago

Wico has been out of business since around 2000.
What parts are you looking for?

#3 8 months ago
Quoted from girloveswaffles:

Wico has been out of business since around 2000.
What parts are you looking for?

Edit: Just in case you need a manual: https://www.ipdb.org/files/287/Wico_1977_Big_Top_Manual.pdf

#4 8 months ago

Wico lives (lived) on as an IT/IS company by Max Wiczer's grandkids and grand nephews. He sold the amusement/gaming & vending machine parts business in '86. The new owners ran it into the ground in less than twenty years.

Max had a decent retirement as he passed away only about eight years ago at 97.

#5 8 months ago

Ask Pinsider too-many-pins. He has a lot of em parts machines, and some ss parts machines

#6 8 months ago

Just starting to look into the Wico Big Top and first notice both the front cabinet reset and ball life buttons are broke. If available I would buy the button only or the whole assembly, two of them

#7 8 months ago

My father-in-law (he’s not on Pinside) has had that pin since new. He recently did some work on it. He said he got everything he needed from Pinball Resource.

#8 8 months ago

Don't forget to check this site out:


Pinball Resource has much of the parts.

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