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For sale: Bowling Champ

Added: 2020-07-28 22:00:00 UTC • Re-listed: 23 times (April 27th, 2023) • Ended: June 2nd, 2023
Condition: Partially shopped/refurbished

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$ 1,750 (OBO)

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Item description

1949 Gottlieb "Bowling Champ" for sale. This game is 100% complete mechanically, working and clean, and is a fairly rare, sought-after title from this era. The game was shopped 2-3 years ago, and has been in storage since.

The cabinet is original and is structurally sound, with just the normal wear and scuffs. Inside of the cabinet and backbox are both very clean with no rust.

The playfield is in very nice shape, has been cleaned and waxed, shows very little wear, if any. The inserts are all present and level. Playfield dead and pop bumper caps are nice and all original. The plastics are metal and original.

The backglass is original and also is in very nice, above-average shape, with only minor fading.

All woodrail games will come with a nice set of either metal or wooden legs of correct length, as appropriate.

Please see pictures for complete details, and PM me with any questions, etc.
NOTE: Please use the following email address for all questions/requests: __________@__________________ [email removed]. Thanks!

Payment methods accepted include: PayPal, Cashier's Check, Money Order, Cash. If picking the game up in person in Alameda, CA we will have someone to assist with loading, etc. If shipping, we prefer to use NAVL.

NOTE: This game comes from the collection of the non-profit Pacific Pinball Museum (PPM) located in Alameda, CA, and is one of our duplicates of certain titles that we are selling in order to reduce our warehouse storage needs and to raise funds for the PPM. In addition to certain EM titles from the 60's and 70's, we will also be listing for sale several Gottlieb woodrail titles from the late 1940's to the early 1960's over the course of the next several weeks.

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Oakland, CA, US


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