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by R.A.B.
Fri May 07, 2021 10:56 am
Forum: Pinball and Videogame Tech
Topic: WHERE TO GET PARTS in CANADA!!!
Replies: 39
Views: 3243

Re: WHERE TO GET PARTS in CANADA!!!

The more the merrier (i.e.busier) I say !! ;)
by R.A.B.
Wed May 05, 2021 9:30 am
Forum: Jukeboxes only
Topic: Never say never... jukebox inside
Replies: 175
Views: 8479

Re: Never say never... jukebox inside

Restoration of the mechanism finish and ready to go in the cabinet... look like everything is working fine! I made a little video to show is operation... pretty amasing https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=uAfDWEmyDx8 Je te l'avais dit Ketchup, probablement durant un MPL chez toi ils y a très très longt...
by R.A.B.
Fri Apr 30, 2021 7:17 am
Forum: Pinball and Videogame Tech
Topic: GTB World Fair (Stepper unit for "Spin Disc")
Replies: 3
Views: 193

Re: GTB World Fair (Stepper unit for "Spin Disc")

Just saw this notification request my friend. There is a shrink wrapped restored World Fair at Bluffs circa 1964 redone by Drano and Spiroagnew many moons ago now... I shall endeavor to get this down off the rack and de-shrink-wrap the contents and see what we can see for you if you still require a...
by R.A.B.
Wed Apr 28, 2021 8:12 am
Forum: Pinball and Videogame Tech
Topic: GTB World Fair (Stepper unit for "Spin Disc")
Replies: 3
Views: 193

GTB World Fair (Stepper unit for "Spin Disc")

Looking for a detailed picture of the no reset stepper unit located on the underside of the playfield of a 1964 Gottlieb "World Fair". This stepper is located at at the back ass end of the playfield to the right when standing at the player position. ( ref: under the operators sticker in the pic) It ...
by R.A.B.
Fri Apr 23, 2021 5:06 pm
Forum: MAACA Forum and Chat
Topic: Article de "La Presse" = Arcade à la maison.
Replies: 28
Views: 619

Re: Article de "La Presse" = Arcade à la maison.

There is a lot of "impatient money" out there boys, I see it everyday. Some people simply don't know what time it is. It is actually getting quite late when you look at the big picture. We are at the end of something or other, and about to experience the fallout of some big adjustments. So I say, go...
by R.A.B.
Wed Apr 21, 2021 12:08 pm
Forum: MAACA Forum and Chat
Topic: Article de "La Presse" = Arcade à la maison.
Replies: 28
Views: 619

Re: Article de "La Presse" = Arcade à la maison.

j'ai 4 personnes qui m'ont demandé pourquoi j'étais pas dans l'article :roll: je préfère celui de 2012, qui est même retro: En papier journal! IMG_6586.jpg je l'ai encadré a la maison! Juste moi, ou en étant dans le hobby depuis si longtemps, je me suis senti comme un dinosaure en lisant l'article ...
by R.A.B.
Mon Apr 19, 2021 6:45 pm
Forum: MAACA Forum and Chat
Topic: The PICK UP thread!!!
Replies: 81
Views: 3066

Re: The PICK UP thread!!!

Ayoye, tu fait quoi au juste? T'é pas opérateur d'arcade! Je me pose de sérieuses questions sur ton état de santé :roll: ;) Fun : Mot emprunté à l'anglais, le fun c'est l'amusement. Il permet d'exprimer l'enthousiasme et montrer que l'on aime quelque chose. Le mot est très largement utilisé dans le...
by R.A.B.
Mon Apr 19, 2021 9:31 am
Forum: MAACA Forum and Chat
Topic: Big six o for Fernando
Replies: 13
Views: 645

Re: Big six o for Fernando

Hey Fernando,

Take her easy and all the best.

By the way, keep laughing dude, I think you have one of the best laughs I have heard in a long time.

Robert (rab)
by R.A.B.
Wed Apr 07, 2021 9:15 am
Forum: MAACA Forum and Chat
Topic: Episode 9 of the Vancouver Island Pinball Podcast
Replies: 4
Views: 202

Re: Episode 9 of the Vancouver Island Pinball Podcast

Figured I'd post this episode here .. We talk with Dino regarding PIN2DMD .. Mike Hanley shares his experiences in the pinball community including interviewing Jaques Tremblay of Northstar Pinball (the manufacturer) .. shout outs to Robert and Sparky during the interview as well https://anchor.fm/v...
by R.A.B.
Fri Apr 02, 2021 7:08 pm
Forum: MAACA Forum and Chat
Topic: THE MAACA DAILY NEWS! Your daily read about YOU,the members!
Replies: 1536
Views: 107770

Re: THE MAACA DAILY NEWS! Your daily read about YOU,the members!

So,......all is not well. https://twitter.com/drmwarner/status/1377594059620024321/photo/1 And we can not pray (or maybe we can for the hell of it) to have this context to go away, nor can we totally "aahomm" it under the meditation pillow. Plus, there is no real hiding within the beauty of the mome...
by R.A.B.
Wed Mar 31, 2021 7:12 pm
Forum: Stuff Sold and Old Ads (>6months)
Topic: SOLD PPU: Gottlieb Surfer 1976
Replies: 9
Views: 966

Re: FS: Gottlieb Surfer 1976 *Price drop*

OK Tim, let's have it. PM sent. April fools is tomorrow, so made sure I posted tonight. :lol:

Robert (rab)
by R.A.B.
Mon Mar 22, 2021 6:56 am
Forum: Pinball Parts Wanted / Pièces de Machines à Boules Recherchées
Topic: Williams Fire manual
Replies: 2
Views: 144

Re: Williams Fire manual

found , Thank Rob You peux thank Alouette aussi Pierre, and the fait que Row-bear/rab est la so la majorité de this stuff goes a la bonne person. Still about 1500 manuals to go. pinball video games Arcades types Bingos What an industry this was, qui ne reviendra jamais dans nos vies, alors ont joue...
by R.A.B.
Wed Mar 17, 2021 7:07 pm
Forum: MAACA Forum and Chat
Topic: What did you do today in the hobby?
Replies: 5346
Views: 275273

Re: What did you do today in the hobby?

I didn’t think that a simple & casual mid evening post on my part would generate such extensive and carefully written detailed responses. And, no, I am not referring to you MrHide. :lol: Crazy Phil with his pictures of rock stars. :roll: At Pinball Expo 88 I heard Richard Bueschel call Donald Hooker...
by R.A.B.
Mon Mar 15, 2021 7:25 pm
Forum: MAACA Forum and Chat
Topic: What did you do today in the hobby?
Replies: 5346
Views: 275273

Re: What did you do today in the hobby?

I really don't know if this qualifies as hobby related, but here goes. I think it is more likely to be perceived as industry/groupie impulse craziness related. I don't think we have a thread/forum for that sort of non-sense Last week I called 102 year old Wayne Neyens who worked at Gottlieb for the ...
by R.A.B.
Wed Feb 24, 2021 8:12 am
Forum: MAACA Forum and Chat
Topic: THE MAACA DAILY NEWS! Your daily read about YOU,the members!
Replies: 1536
Views: 107770

Re: THE MAACA DAILY NEWS! Your daily read about YOU,the members!

Bon retour! :) Merci Michel. :) Catching up with the pending orders and will be back up to speed by end of day I am sure. Covid sucks, and I relaize how lucky I have been, especially after hearing about Danny. God dam bug, no sense to it at all, some get a cold, some die. Ordering at Marco and PBR ...
by R.A.B.
Mon Feb 22, 2021 8:56 am
Forum: MAACA Forum and Chat
Topic: THE MAACA DAILY NEWS! Your daily read about YOU,the members!
Replies: 1536
Views: 107770

Re: THE MAACA DAILY NEWS! Your daily read about YOU,the members!

English will follow LES PORTES SONT MAINTENANT OUVERTES CHEZ ALOUETTE Je suis de retour a mon poste ce matin au dept. des piêces et assez occuper avec les commandes et les questions des deux dernières semaines. Pas grave, deja vecu ca plusiuers fois mais je vous demande un peu de patience j'usqua qu...
by R.A.B.
Thu Feb 18, 2021 7:00 pm
Forum: MAACA Forum and Chat
Topic: R.I.P Danny Ross
Replies: 14
Views: 827

Re: R.I.P Danny Ross

Calice de virus a marde !!

Pat SVP envoi nos condolences de la pars de la communaute a ca famille.

Robert
by R.A.B.
Sat Feb 13, 2021 9:22 am
Forum: Pinball Parts Wanted / Pièces de Machines à Boules Recherchées
Topic: LF: Single Fathom Plastic
Replies: 5
Views: 275

Re: LF: Single Fathom Plastic

World_of_Warships wrote:
Fri Feb 12, 2021 5:18 pm
Une chance qu'on est pas en avril..!
LoL.

Don't let the same dog bite you twice, I heard that this place is infested with them.
IMO you are doing good so far.
by R.A.B.
Fri Feb 12, 2021 4:41 pm
Forum: MAACA Forum and Chat
Topic: THE MAACA DAILY NEWS! Your daily read about YOU,the members!
Replies: 1536
Views: 107770

Re: THE MAACA DAILY NEWS! Your daily read about YOU,the members!

Comic book section without drawings. (True story, ask MrHide, he was there when I was talking to the client on the blower) This lady calls me for a service call at work. She was referred to me by another industry guy who had said that he was sending me a client that was out of his territory and tha...
by R.A.B.
Fri Feb 12, 2021 3:51 pm
Forum: MAACA Forum and Chat
Topic: THE MAACA DAILY NEWS! Your daily read about YOU,the members!
Replies: 1536
Views: 107770

Re: THE MAACA DAILY NEWS! Your daily read about YOU,the members!

English will follow. Aussi bien de l'annoncer ici't puisque je recoit pas mal de demandes pour des pieces via les memebres de MAACA aussi, merci !! Alouette est fermer j'usqua au moins le 22 Fev. - re: cas de covid a l'interne, tous le monde est correcte en ce moment. Nous avons etait fermer au publ...
by R.A.B.
Fri Feb 12, 2021 3:43 pm
Forum: Pinball Parts Wanted / Pièces de Machines à Boules Recherchées
Topic: LF: Single Fathom Plastic
Replies: 5
Views: 275

Re: LF: Single Fathom Plastic

Elle est pas belle mais elle est disponible. :D Il ya des poissons dessus, alors ca jive pour un no charge plastique.
plastique #2.jpg
Mais avec tellement de Fathom qui ont etait mis droite, il doit avoir beaucoup de chance que tu as trouver mieux.

LMK

Rab
by R.A.B.
Sat Feb 06, 2021 8:42 am
Forum: MAACA Forum and Chat
Topic: What did you do today in the hobby?
Replies: 5346
Views: 275273

Re: What did you do today in the hobby?

Melted a newly rebuilt linear flipper coil on my new Xenon due to a mis adjusted EOS switch 😡 Probably moved out of alignment in shipping and I was too eager to try playing it. Lesson learned! If someone in the Montreal area having a spare AQ-25-500/34-4500 and sleeve I am now looking for one. Hey ...
by R.A.B.
Mon Feb 01, 2021 8:44 pm
Forum: Pinball and Videogame Tech
Topic: Count-down Gottleib System One (Ugh!) problems
Replies: 1
Views: 222

Re: Count-down Gottleib System One (Ugh!) problems

Mark, you need to call in a professional once in a while and please stay away from those Gottlieb solid state machines. Hell, you need to listen once in a while and actually execute what is offered to you as advice, because most of what I tell you is sound technical advice. And besides all that, tho...
by R.A.B.
Mon Feb 01, 2021 2:09 pm
Forum: MAACA Forum and Chat
Topic: What did you do today in the hobby?
Replies: 5346
Views: 275273

Re: What did you do today in the hobby?

Chnillapoil wrote:
Sun Jan 31, 2021 3:52 pm
Covid got rid of my pinballs on this sunny sunday afternoon.......Hope to see you soon guys.
Elmore James - "....why I belieeeeveeee, I believe I'll dust my broom."

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