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World fair wheel - lining back up

By focusmediagroup

4 years ago



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#1 4 years ago

Any tricks for lining up the wheel on world fair so it awards the right numbers? Mine fell off and I can't seem to figure it out and trial and error isn't going well. Here is a photo. Top wheel is sitting on 10.

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#2 4 years ago

Not sure where you're looking. Do any of these pictures help?

http://www.ipdb.org/showpic.pl?id=2812&picno=20008

#3 4 years ago

Not really, that wheel is under the playfield and makes contact when the wheel spins and awards a cart number on the ferris wheel. It dropped off into the bottom of the box and now whenever I try to hook it back up the awards never match up. I may just need to try every spot until it's right.

#4 4 years ago

In my experience unless you mark the 'relevant spots' on the stepper, wheel & wheel retainer before disassembly it is tricky to get an approximate location & then to fine tune the spot. So yes probably a bit of trial & error. An alternative may be to do a trace on the stepper rivets to identify a number & then get alignment with that number on the spin wheel.

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