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by mbudman
Fri Oct 16, 2020 3:06 pm
Forum: Pinball and Videogame Tech
Topic: Pinbot Question
Replies: 2
Views: 161

Pinbot Question

Hello. I was wondering if someone can help me out. I have a Williams Pinbot (System 11A I guess). On this machine there are 6 orange lamps (which I call dome type lights). How does one test to see if these particular lights are working? They do not seem to be included as part of the lamp test. I am ...
by mbudman
Sun Oct 04, 2020 3:20 pm
Forum: Pinball Machines WANTED / Machines à Boules Recherchées
Topic: Looking for Pinball machines
Replies: 1
Views: 143

Looking for Pinball machines

Hi,

I am in the market for a pinball machine.

Machines of interest:

Adams Family
Data East Star Trek
Gottlieb System one series
Gottlieb System 80 Series, especially the Amazing Spider-Man

Please let me know if you have something for sale. Projects okay too!

Thanks,

Mark
by mbudman
Mon Sep 21, 2020 8:08 pm
Forum: Projects
Topic: Bally Star Trek
Replies: 122
Views: 5776

Re: Bally Star Trek

Looks amazing.
by mbudman
Mon Sep 21, 2020 8:07 pm
Forum: Pinball Machines for Sale / Machines à Boules à Vendre
Topic: Gottlieb Count-Down for sale / trade
Replies: 1
Views: 664

Re: Gottlieb Count-Down for sale / trade

Bump - would like to clear space. Price is $1600 (firm).

Thanks!

Mark
by mbudman
Fri Sep 04, 2020 3:35 pm
Forum: Pinball Machines WANTED / Machines à Boules Recherchées
Topic: WTB: Gottlieb Amazing Spider-man (1980)
Replies: 0
Views: 323

WTB: Gottlieb Amazing Spider-man (1980)

Hello,

I am looking to buy a Gottlieb amazing Spider-man from 1980.

Thanks,

Mark
by mbudman
Mon Aug 24, 2020 12:35 pm
Forum: Pinball Machines for Sale / Machines à Boules à Vendre
Topic: Gottlieb Count-Down for sale / trade
Replies: 1
Views: 664

Gottlieb Count-Down for sale / trade

Hello, I have a very nice Gottlieb Count-Down for sale or trade. Boards are very clean and everything works.Nice cosmetic condition too. Playfield: 9.5 Backglass 8.0 Cabinet 8.0 The only blemish is that one of the targets is broken. I have a replacement target that is included with the sale of the m...
by mbudman
Sat Aug 15, 2020 5:25 am
Forum: Pinball and Videogame Tech
Topic: Problem with Gottlieb Count-Down
Replies: 3
Views: 169

Re: Problem with Gottlieb Count-Down

Sparky wrote:
Wed Aug 12, 2020 4:12 pm
Use the original MPU as a paperweight.
A paper weight? Is that the best you can suggest?

One would think that it would serve better to use as a frisbee.
by mbudman
Wed Aug 12, 2020 1:54 pm
Forum: Pinball and Videogame Tech
Topic: Problem with Gottlieb Count-Down
Replies: 3
Views: 169

Problem with Gottlieb Count-Down

Hello, I own a Gottlieb Count-Down. I had problems with the MPU, so I purchased Ni Wumpf board and it works fine. The power supply and driver board are original boards. The original board is very clean, no battery acid damage, so I sent it out to be verified and repaired. The ROM chip on top left co...
by mbudman
Sun Jun 21, 2020 5:43 pm
Forum: Pinball Parts Wanted / Pièces de Machines à Boules Recherchées
Topic: Wanted: Williams 7 digit Alphanumeric display
Replies: 0
Views: 374

Wanted: Williams 7 digit Alphanumeric display

Hello,

I am in need of a Williams 7 digit alphanumeric display for Pinbot.

If you have one available please let me know.

Thanks,

Mark
(514) 292-2430
by mbudman
Wed Jun 10, 2020 6:51 pm
Forum: Pinball and Videogame Tech
Topic: Pinbot - need assistance
Replies: 3
Views: 251

Re: Pinbot - need assistance

I finally got it working. I disconnected all the cables and reconnected them. The pinball machine now works.

Thanks for all the advice.

Mark
by mbudman
Mon Jun 08, 2020 8:13 pm
Forum: Pinball and Videogame Tech
Topic: Pinbot - need assistance
Replies: 3
Views: 251

Pinbot - need assistance

Hello, I just purchased a pinbot. The game was working fine (or at least appeared to be fine) prior to me getting it. When it was taken apart, the batteries (3 x AA 1.5 volts) were removed. Upon setting up and reconnecting, I am encountering 2 errors: 1.ball missing 2. Diagnostics - Memprot failure ...
by mbudman
Sun Jun 07, 2020 4:59 pm
Forum: Pinball and Videogame Tech
Topic: Need help with Pinbot power supply and ground
Replies: 1
Views: 144

Need help with Pinbot power supply and ground

Hello, I just picked up a Pinbot and I am in the process of assembling it. I have found every wire connection and joined them all together. However, on the power supply, I cannot find any wire that goes into connection 3J7. Does anyone know if the is a plug that is supposed to be connected to 3J7? I...
by mbudman
Tue May 26, 2020 9:42 pm
Forum: Projects
Topic: playfield clear coat advice
Replies: 1
Views: 182

playfield clear coat advice

Hello, I am in the process of clear coating a count-down playfield. I created an overlay, placed it on the playfield and sprayed the clear coat on top of it. I am quite satisfied with the results as it is the first time that I have tried doing something like this. I now have two options regarding th...
by mbudman
Thu May 21, 2020 4:55 pm
Forum: Miscellaneous Buy and Sell / Items Variés Achat et recherche
Topic: Free Barbeque
Replies: 5
Views: 393

Re: Free Barbeque

Claimed (pending pick up)!

Thanks,

Mark
by mbudman
Mon May 18, 2020 5:52 pm
Forum: Miscellaneous Buy and Sell / Items Variés Achat et recherche
Topic: Free Barbeque
Replies: 5
Views: 393

Free Barbeque

Hello, I have a 4 burner Brinkman Barbeque to give away for free. It has only been used 4 times as it was from my office (and I was the one who purchased it). Reasonably good condition, just needs cleaning. Includes vinly bbq cover but not the gas tank. 20200518_184334.jpg 20200518_184310.jpg I am i...
by mbudman
Fri May 01, 2020 12:51 pm
Forum: Miscellaneous Buy and Sell / Items Variés Achat et recherche
Topic: Wanted: Plotter cutter
Replies: 0
Views: 415

Wanted: Plotter cutter

Hello,

I am looking for a plotter cuter with contour feature that is capable of making cut outs from an existing image printed on vinyl.

Minimum vinyl size dimensions required are 20" x 36" (the size of a playfield overlay)

Thanks,

Mark
mark@budman.ca
by mbudman
Mon Apr 20, 2020 12:06 am
Forum: Miscellaneous Buy and Sell / Items Variés Achat et recherche
Topic: 1986 Yamaha Virago 1100 Motorcycle to Trade for a pinball
Replies: 4
Views: 356

1986 Yamaha Virago 1100 Motorcycle to Trade for a pinball

Hello, I have a 1986 Yamaha Virago 1100 Motorcycle to trade for a pinball machine. 40 000 KM. The good: ======== New battery Carbs rebuilt Complete and looks nice The bad: ======== Carbs need to be installed Motorcycle has been sitting for a few years so needs to pass inspection. might need some oth...
by mbudman
Sun Apr 19, 2020 11:57 pm
Forum: Shipping Offers / Requests
Topic: Will pay $! Need help to move arcade game to basement
Replies: 12
Views: 680

Re: Will pay $! Need help to move arcade game to basement

I just noticed your request. I live in Dollard and can give you a hand if you still need help. Let me know. No money needed either.

Thanks,

Mark
by mbudman
Sun Apr 19, 2020 11:50 pm
Forum: Stuff Sold and Old Ads (>6months)
Topic: SOLD: Freefall Unpopulated Playfield *Price Drop*
Replies: 6
Views: 337

Re: FS: Freefall Unpopulated Playfield *Price Drop*

Hey Fifty,

I'll buy your playfield for $30. My buddy works nearby and can pick it up. Does that work?

Thanks!

Mark
by mbudman
Thu Apr 02, 2020 8:56 pm
Forum: Projects
Topic: Playfield restoration
Replies: 28
Views: 1063

Re: Playfield restoration

I see from your post that you created your own overlay. How were you able to scan in everything to scale and stitch it together? I have the same scanner as you do, but there has always been problem of getting the holes and scale to match up to the original. I use photoshop CS6 and tried Microsoft IC...
by mbudman
Mon Mar 16, 2020 10:31 am
Forum: Projects
Topic: Decals
Replies: 8
Views: 402

Re: Decals

Something that like would be great, but a higher quality picture would be necessary
by mbudman
Thu Mar 12, 2020 3:59 pm
Forum: Events
Topic: Allentown 2020 - Who's going.
Replies: 33
Views: 2284

Re: Allentown 2020 - Who's going.

I hope to go. If I do go, I might have room in my car if anyone needs transport....
by mbudman
Thu Mar 12, 2020 3:56 pm
Forum: Events
Topic: Allentown 2020 - Who's going.
Replies: 33
Views: 2284

Re: Allentown 2020 - Who's going.

I hope to go. If I do go, I might have room in my car if anyone needs transport....

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