What did you do today in the hobby?

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Re: What did you do today in the hobby?

Postby Sparky » Sun Mar 10, 2019 10:34 am

cait001 wrote:
Sparky wrote:I traded for a machine.. but it isn't technically a pinball, it is a bingo! Lol

So... my resolution still holds!!!
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which bingo???


Bah, nothing classic. A 1977 Miss Universe.
Now playing in Sparky's Power Station: Way too much shit...

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Re: What did you do today in the hobby?

Postby Pinoffski » Mon Mar 11, 2019 3:58 am

cait001 wrote:Was it under tension in the way it was hanging??


Had a better look and yes it must of come under tension ..
The aluminium strip I used has some clearance..
The wood expands and contacts and is not perfectly level..


Will change the way they are hung up ,
Will put a rubber post between the aluminium and the wood so it has a buffer..
To expand and contract...

Thanks heaps for the post mate as it made me look at it again ..
:prayer

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Re: What did you do today in the hobby?

Postby cait001 » Mon Mar 11, 2019 8:37 am

I was asked to bring my Japanese machines to the Japan Festival at Carleton U yesterday.
It was a great time. Machines were very popular and the performances were amazing.

Also started attaching new shelves in the back room, redoing some wires, and hung a few more marquees.
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PINS: GTB Super Soccer (lent), GTB Sure Shot, BLY Mousin' Around, WMS No Good Gofers, WMS Triple Strike (loan)
COUNTERTOP: Sammy Miracle Hustler Arrangeball, Glory Ball Deluxe, スマートボール (Smart Ball) (lent), 1934 PAMCO Contact Master, 1936 Bally Challenger (lent), 1934 Rock-Ola World's Series, 1934 Bally Signal Jr, 1934 Bally Signal Sr (lent), 1950 Culp Bridge Ball, 1964 Daiwa Pachinko, 1972 CC Mini-Baseball (loan), 1975 Satomi Arrangeball, 1930 Fields Five Jacks, 1931 Pace Base Ball, 1931 Pace Whiz Ball, 1932 Bally Goofy, 1978 Haiwa Pachinko
WANTED: スマートボール (Smart Ball), payazzo/kronespill, Bell-Fruit Cascade, 1932 Ballyround, 1935 Par Golf, 1960s Bingolette
backglasses wanted: Fairy, Fire Queen, Out Of Sight
marquees wanted: Dark Planet, Strider, Astro Invader, R-Type (w/ship)
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Re: What did you do today in the hobby?

Postby cait001 » Mon Mar 11, 2019 8:38 am

Oh and if anyone else has Japanese machines they'd like to share I was also invited to a larger Japanese cultural festival at city Hall this summer. Send me a message.
PINS: GTB Super Soccer (lent), GTB Sure Shot, BLY Mousin' Around, WMS No Good Gofers, WMS Triple Strike (loan)
COUNTERTOP: Sammy Miracle Hustler Arrangeball, Glory Ball Deluxe, スマートボール (Smart Ball) (lent), 1934 PAMCO Contact Master, 1936 Bally Challenger (lent), 1934 Rock-Ola World's Series, 1934 Bally Signal Jr, 1934 Bally Signal Sr (lent), 1950 Culp Bridge Ball, 1964 Daiwa Pachinko, 1972 CC Mini-Baseball (loan), 1975 Satomi Arrangeball, 1930 Fields Five Jacks, 1931 Pace Base Ball, 1931 Pace Whiz Ball, 1932 Bally Goofy, 1978 Haiwa Pachinko
WANTED: スマートボール (Smart Ball), payazzo/kronespill, Bell-Fruit Cascade, 1932 Ballyround, 1935 Par Golf, 1960s Bingolette
backglasses wanted: Fairy, Fire Queen, Out Of Sight
marquees wanted: Dark Planet, Strider, Astro Invader, R-Type (w/ship)
Pinball Women Ottawa -- Ottawa Pinball Map -- repair blog -- game ratings


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Re: What did you do today in the hobby?

Postby Sparky » Mon Mar 11, 2019 10:27 am

cait001 wrote:Oh and if anyone else has Japanese machines they'd like to share I was also invited to a larger Japanese cultural festival at city Hall this summer. Send me a message.


Lol My Beatmania arcade is full Japanese. Lol. Right down to the coinslot made for Yens. And the manual is in Japanese only... which is a pain in the ass. Lol
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Re: What did you do today in the hobby?

Postby cait001 » Tue Mar 19, 2019 5:44 pm

This happened...
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PINS: GTB Super Soccer (lent), GTB Sure Shot, BLY Mousin' Around, WMS No Good Gofers, WMS Triple Strike (loan)
COUNTERTOP: Sammy Miracle Hustler Arrangeball, Glory Ball Deluxe, スマートボール (Smart Ball) (lent), 1934 PAMCO Contact Master, 1936 Bally Challenger (lent), 1934 Rock-Ola World's Series, 1934 Bally Signal Jr, 1934 Bally Signal Sr (lent), 1950 Culp Bridge Ball, 1964 Daiwa Pachinko, 1972 CC Mini-Baseball (loan), 1975 Satomi Arrangeball, 1930 Fields Five Jacks, 1931 Pace Base Ball, 1931 Pace Whiz Ball, 1932 Bally Goofy, 1978 Haiwa Pachinko
WANTED: スマートボール (Smart Ball), payazzo/kronespill, Bell-Fruit Cascade, 1932 Ballyround, 1935 Par Golf, 1960s Bingolette
backglasses wanted: Fairy, Fire Queen, Out Of Sight
marquees wanted: Dark Planet, Strider, Astro Invader, R-Type (w/ship)
Pinball Women Ottawa -- Ottawa Pinball Map -- repair blog -- game ratings

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Re: What did you do today in the hobby?

Postby OTTOgd » Tue Mar 19, 2019 7:47 pm

cait001 wrote:This happened...

It's a glorious miracle you're a hustler at arrange ball, Cait!

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Re: What did you do today in the hobby?

Postby cait001 » Tue Mar 19, 2019 8:51 pm

OTTOgd wrote:
cait001 wrote:This happened...

It's a glorious miracle you're a hustler at arrange ball, Cait!


:D
PINS: GTB Super Soccer (lent), GTB Sure Shot, BLY Mousin' Around, WMS No Good Gofers, WMS Triple Strike (loan)
COUNTERTOP: Sammy Miracle Hustler Arrangeball, Glory Ball Deluxe, スマートボール (Smart Ball) (lent), 1934 PAMCO Contact Master, 1936 Bally Challenger (lent), 1934 Rock-Ola World's Series, 1934 Bally Signal Jr, 1934 Bally Signal Sr (lent), 1950 Culp Bridge Ball, 1964 Daiwa Pachinko, 1972 CC Mini-Baseball (loan), 1975 Satomi Arrangeball, 1930 Fields Five Jacks, 1931 Pace Base Ball, 1931 Pace Whiz Ball, 1932 Bally Goofy, 1978 Haiwa Pachinko
WANTED: スマートボール (Smart Ball), payazzo/kronespill, Bell-Fruit Cascade, 1932 Ballyround, 1935 Par Golf, 1960s Bingolette
backglasses wanted: Fairy, Fire Queen, Out Of Sight
marquees wanted: Dark Planet, Strider, Astro Invader, R-Type (w/ship)
Pinball Women Ottawa -- Ottawa Pinball Map -- repair blog -- game ratings

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Re: What did you do today in the hobby?

Postby WARLOCK » Wed Mar 20, 2019 12:07 am

Initiating the new gen into "pinball life" tonight and regularly.
Much as Robert has done at the North Star in Montreal for years...
The process has begun at The Pint in Toronto. Hogtown is catching up, slowly.
More soon enough and as energy and time allows to bring the next gen up to speed in our world.



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