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by mbudman
Fri Apr 19, 2019 8:35 pm
Forum: Pinball and Videogame Tech
Topic: Playfield repair and clear coat
Replies: 5
Views: 279

Re: Playfield repair and clear coat

I picked up the HP Designjet T520 36 inch wide.

It can print 2400 x 1200 dpi resolution.
by mbudman
Fri Apr 19, 2019 7:51 am
Forum: Pinball and Videogame Tech
Topic: Playfield repair and clear coat
Replies: 5
Views: 279

Playfield repair and clear coat

Hello Everyone, Happy holidays! I just purchased a wide format colour printer / plotter that can print any playfield overlay. It can print as wide as 36 inches by several feet. I tried printing my Count-down overlay on a gloss photographic (non adhesive) type paper and the results are amazing. The c...
by mbudman
Thu Apr 11, 2019 5:36 am
Forum: Pinball machines (SS/DMD)
Topic: Overlay file for Bally EightBall playfield
Replies: 3
Views: 331

Re: Overlay file for Bally EightBall playfield

Hello Ron, I can send you the playfield file, but I do have a suggestion. There is a person that I know that takes eightball machines and customizes them to a them of the owner's choice. The results are simply spectacular! I have seen his work and he redesigns cabinet, backglass and playfield. The l...
by mbudman
Sat Feb 09, 2019 5:42 pm
Forum: Pinball and Videogame Tech
Topic: Spring on stepper unit
Replies: 2
Views: 87

Spring on stepper unit

Hello, I am working on a 1949 Gottlieb Basketball that has been sitting for 13 years. One of the stepper units is not working properly. The tension from the spring does not make it return to its starting position. Initially it was too tight, so I loosened it and it can turn quite freely now (but may...
by mbudman
Sat Feb 09, 2019 3:22 pm
Forum: MAACA Forum and Chat
Topic: OT: What would you do ? ( Car repair question)
Replies: 11
Views: 199

Re: OT: What would you do ? ( Car repair question)

My buddy got a Nissan SUV for 325 tax in monthly lease. Maybe this is an option for you.
by mbudman
Sat Feb 09, 2019 9:06 am
Forum: Pinball Parts Wanted / Pièces de Machines à Boules Recherchées
Topic: LF: Bells and knocker for Gottlieb basketball 1949
Replies: 4
Views: 77

LF: Bells and knocker for Gottlieb basketball 1949

Hello,

I have a Gottlieb 1949 Basketball pinball machine that is missing the bells and knockers in the head. I am missing all the bells and knockers shown in the picture below:

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If you have any of these parts for sale, please let me know.

Thanks,

Mark
by mbudman
Fri Feb 08, 2019 10:43 pm
Forum: Pinball and Videogame Tech
Topic: Incredible Hulk - sound issues
Replies: 2
Views: 73

Re: Incredible Hulk - sound issues

Thanks Tommy! I will try that
by mbudman
Fri Feb 08, 2019 9:55 pm
Forum: Pinball and Videogame Tech
Topic: Incredible Hulk - sound issues
Replies: 2
Views: 73

Incredible Hulk - sound issues

Hello, I am having problems with lack of sound on Gottlieb my incredible hulk. Sound card passes all tests, and there is sound noise when pressing credit button to start game. However, there is no sound from anything hot on the playfield when the ball is in play. Any ideas? Could it be a driver boar...
by mbudman
Fri Feb 08, 2019 9:40 pm
Forum: Pinball machines (EM)
Topic: Gottlieb Basketball - 1949
Replies: 3
Views: 146

Re: Gottlieb Basketball - 1949

I will post pics shortly, but I do not have any bells in the head and there are no coils for the bells either. The bell underneath the playfield that does work. This machine was sitting in my neighbor's basement for 13 years without being used until I got of it last week. I don't even see the wires ...
by mbudman
Fri Feb 08, 2019 7:57 pm
Forum: Pinball machines (EM)
Topic: Gottlieb Basketball - 1949
Replies: 3
Views: 146

Gottlieb Basketball - 1949

Hello, I am trying to bring to life my Gottlieb basketball from 1949. I managed to get it to start up and I was wondering if someone could help me with the sounds. I only have one bell. Is there only one bell or are there supposed t be more? How does one find out? The bell only sounds of when hittin...
by mbudman
Thu Jan 31, 2019 10:27 am
Forum: Projects
Topic: Clear coat
Replies: 11
Views: 261

Re: Clear coat

The sunshine machine (1948) has a flaking backgkass, so I am not certain if I should proceed and seal it with triple thick
by mbudman
Thu Jan 31, 2019 7:26 am
Forum: Projects
Topic: Clear coat
Replies: 11
Views: 261

Re: Clear coat

If I were to have the clear coat and sealing done properly, would it be recommended?
by mbudman
Wed Jan 30, 2019 10:01 pm
Forum: Projects
Topic: Clear coat
Replies: 11
Views: 261

Clear coat

Hello, I just purchased 2 vintage pinball machines and 1 old pitch & bat: 1949 Gottlieb Basketball 1958 Gottlieb Sunshine 1965 Midway Mystery Score The playfields and backglass for the Basketball and Mystery score are in almost perfect shape. Would it be recommended to clear coat and seal the ba...
by mbudman
Mon Jan 28, 2019 11:56 pm
Forum: MAACA Forum and Chat
Topic: Look what I found
Replies: 8
Views: 339

Look what I found

I was visiting a neighbor's home. She has some vintage pinball machines. Look what was stuffed inside one of them:

Evel Knievel - $2195
Captain Fantastic $1275
Big Hit $1325
etc. etc. etc.
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by mbudman
Fri Jan 25, 2019 8:31 pm
Forum: Pinball Machines WANTED / Machines à Boules Recherchées
Topic: LF: Captain Fantastic
Replies: 1
Views: 147

LF: Captain Fantastic

Hello,

I am looking for a Captain Fantastic. Please let me know if you have one for sale.

Thanks,

Mark
by mbudman
Mon Dec 31, 2018 8:49 am
Forum: Pinball and Videogame Tech
Topic: Need some assistance with Solar City (EM)
Replies: 1
Views: 109

Need some assistance with Solar City (EM)

Hello, Happy New Year! Wishing everyone all the best! My Solar City machine is stuck on two players. Ball sequence changes as follows (incorrect): Player 1 ball one Player 2 ball 2 Player 1 ball 3 Player 2 ball 4 Player 1 ball 5 Game over I am not certain where to look. Something is obviously stuck....
by mbudman
Sun Nov 11, 2018 8:36 am
Forum: Pinball Machines WANTED / Machines à Boules Recherchées
Topic: LF: Star trek by Data east 1991
Replies: 3
Views: 297

Re: LF: Star trek by Data east 1991

I live in Dollard-des Ormeaux (West Island). How much are you asking? Open to any trades?
by mbudman
Sun Sep 30, 2018 12:34 am
Forum: Pinball Machines WANTED / Machines à Boules Recherchées
Topic: LF: Star trek by Data east 1991
Replies: 3
Views: 297

LF: Star trek by Data east 1991

Hello,

I am looking for Star Trek, released in 1991 by Data East.

Willing to trade something from my collection or buy.

Thanks!

Mark
by mbudman
Thu Sep 27, 2018 11:10 pm
Forum: Pinball Machines for Sale / Machines à Boules à Vendre
Topic: FS:Gottlieb's Auto Race (Woodrail)
Replies: 0
Views: 434

FS:Gottlieb's Auto Race (Woodrail)

Hello, I am posting for a friend in Dollard (Montreal Subrub). His father wants to sell a woodrail machine, Gottlieb's Auto Race, which has been in the family for years. Machine is working, although does need some adjustments and seems to be complete. Chimes are not working at the moment (looks like...
by mbudman
Thu Sep 27, 2018 11:21 am
Forum: Pinball and Videogame Tech
Topic: Williams Time Warp - problem with drop targets
Replies: 7
Views: 499

Re: Williams Time Warp - problem with drop targets

Thanks for the guidance and assistance. It is really appreciated!
by mbudman
Wed Sep 26, 2018 9:08 pm
Forum: Pinball and Videogame Tech
Topic: Williams Time Warp - problem with drop targets
Replies: 7
Views: 499

Re: Williams Time Warp - problem with drop targets

Well I tried what you said and I got the first bank of three targets working relatively well (95% of time). The second bank is a little more challenging as the drop targets no longer go down easily. However, when they are down, the do reset most of the time. Not certain what needs to be adjusted her...
by mbudman
Thu Sep 20, 2018 10:49 pm
Forum: Pinball and Videogame Tech
Topic: Williams Time Warp - problem with drop targets
Replies: 7
Views: 499

Re: Williams Time Warp - problem with drop targets

Thanks for the instructions. Hopefully I will get to it in the next week or so.

Are either of you going to pinball convention? Would like to thank you in person. I am planning on going Sunday.

Thanks again!

Mark
by mbudman
Thu Sep 20, 2018 5:42 am
Forum: Pinball and Videogame Tech
Topic: Williams Time Warp - problem with drop targets
Replies: 7
Views: 499

Williams Time Warp - problem with drop targets

Hello, Time warp has two banks of drop targets - a bank of 3 and a bank of 5. During ball play, after completing either bank, the targets are supposed to reset and pop back up. This does not happen for either bank. They do reset after the ball is drained and ready for the next player / ball and when...
by mbudman
Tue Sep 18, 2018 9:00 am
Forum: Pinball Parts Wanted / Pièces de Machines à Boules Recherchées
Topic: Early Bally Ceramic Capacitors
Replies: 7
Views: 404

Re: Early Bally Ceramic Capacitors

Try: Abra,https://abra-electronics.com/ Madison electronic , https://www.maddison.ca/ Addison, https://addison-electronique.com/ These stores are in the Montreal area and easy accessible for me. If you can find out if the parts you need are there, I can get them and ship them to you quite easily if ...
by mbudman
Sun Sep 16, 2018 2:03 pm
Forum: Pinball Parts Wanted / Pièces de Machines à Boules Recherchées
Topic: Wanted: Williams Time Warp Sound card
Replies: 5
Views: 209

Re: Wanted: Williams Time Warp Sound card

I would be interested. Here is a link to a picture of my board:

https://ksarcade.net/williams-system-4- ... w-rom.html


Please let me know if it is the one you have and how much you would like for the board.

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