ARCHIVED

Archived ad

Pinside keeps a record of old ads in its Market Archive, for historical purposes and as a price reference. This ad has been ended by its seller and is now archived.



for sale

For sale: Congo


Added: 2020-06-23 01:31:04 UTC • Ended: July 14th, 2020
Condition: Fully shopped/refurbished

Linked to game



Price

$ 5,750

Item description

I know this is on the high retail side price wise but I put a TON of time into this game and if you want one of the nicest around look no further. This is one of the nicest playfields I have had in a congo so I clearcoated it. It takes an exorbitant amount of time. I'll let the pictures speak for themselves.

Upgrades:
1. Clearcoated playfield. Over half a quart of hot rod clear used. You can barely feel the ball roll. No insert damage as is typical with these games.
2. CDMD
3. Pinball Pro speaker kit that rocks
4. Mirror blades
5. Custom neon green star posts with lighting kits.
6. All translucent clear rubbers with Green translucent posts.
7. All upper playfield ugly yellow targets replaced with green translucent,blue or orange targets. Yellow remain on lower playfield as you can barely see them.
8. Custom black pop bumper bodies,with purple skirts and Green EVO lights
9. Pinstadium style playfield lighting
10. Custom Skill shot target LEDS behind targets.
11. Inlane plastics
12. Cliffys
13. Designer signed apron and translight
14. Flipper button lighting kit and under cabinet lighting
15.Comet 2 smd frosted sunlight throughout
16. Colored LEDs in inserts
17. New lower playfield side decals
18. Translucent green "W" logo flipper bats
19. Rebuilt flippers
20. New volcano weldament

The game plays amazing. Absolutely flawless. It looks amazing. These games always have insert issues (chipping, etc) and this game has NONE.

Known issues:
1. Prior to my ownership someone must have barely popped a screw (not all the way)through playfield up by the satellite targets. You can see a small crack. See pic. You can't notice unless pointed out.
2. Shooter lane has a little blackening from clearcoat. May have reacted with wood. This is the only spot on playfield that it did this. There must have been engrained cleaner wax or something. It was minor so I didn't sand down and redo that area.
3. Typical chip on top of volcano. I was going to repair but never got around to it.
4. Some slight flipper button wear. I AM INCLUDING A COMPLETE SET OF CABINET AND HEAD DECALS ($250 value). The cabinet is so nice with minimal fade, I didn't have the heart to change them.
5. Looks like a jumper or something on the sound board. It is just alligator clipped on so easy to remove. I never swapped it out because it works perfectly.

I've sold Congos not as nice and without all the upgrades for $5200. I'm telling you, the clearcoated playfield makes all the difference. In no rush to sell. I am an experienced shipper. Must see in person to appreciate. FYI, the pictures are with the glass off. The gloss is actually the playfield.

Will take $5250 if I swap out CDMD with standard DMD and keep decals.

###-###-####


Item photos

20200622_174805 (resized).jpg
20200622_174824 (resized).jpg
20200622_174836 (resized).jpg
20200622_174852 (resized).jpg
20200622_175054 (resized).jpg
20200622_183853 (resized).jpg
20200622_174530 (resized).jpg
20200622_174536 (resized).jpg
20200622_174812 (resized).jpg
20200622_174858 (resized).jpg
20200622_174918 (resized).jpg
20200622_174930 (resized).jpg
20200622_174935 (resized).jpg
20200622_174941 (resized).jpg
20200622_174946 (resized).jpg
20200622_175001 (resized).jpg
20200622_175010 (resized).jpg
20200622_175016 (resized).jpg
20200622_175020 (resized).jpg
20200622_175024 (resized).jpg
20200622_175030 (resized).jpg
20200622_175048 (resized).jpg
20200622_175100 (resized).jpg
20200622_175107 (resized).jpg
20200622_175132 (resized).jpg
20200622_175113 (resized).jpg
20200622_175125 (resized).jpg
20200622_175129 (resized).jpg
20200622_175136 (resized).jpg
20200622_175140 (resized).jpg
20200622_175146 (resized).jpg
20200622_175157 (resized).jpg
20200622_175201 (resized).jpg
20200622_175254 (resized).jpg
20200622_175307 (resized).jpg
20200622_175328 (resized).jpg
20200622_175343 (resized).jpg
20200622_175356 (resized).jpg
20200622_175401 (resized).jpg
20200622_175411 (resized).jpg
20200622_175501 (resized).jpg
20200622_192301 (resized).jpg

Photos not showing? Make sure your ad blocker plugin is not hiding them.


Contact

Note! This is an archived ad. No longer for sale!


Seller insights

These are Djshakes's all time market stats.

All ads

0
76

Archived ads

41
35

Success

35
41

Feedback score

23
100.0%

Go to Djshakes's stats page

Listing result

The seller ended this ad and submitted the final sales price into our price database but opted not to disclose the price publicly.

Seller contributed to Pinside for selling this item!

Item location

San Diego, CA, US

Forum

Discuss this ad on the Pinside forum

Embed this ad in a forum post