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by JohnH
Tue Aug 18, 2020 9:07 pm
Forum: Tech Help, Teardowns, and Refurbishments
Topic: System 1 Repinning
Replies: 3
Views: 306

System 1 Repinning

Has anyone come up with an alternative for the way too fragile (and way too expensive) Molex pin extraction tool?
by JohnH
Fri Apr 17, 2020 1:59 pm
Forum: Tech Help, Teardowns, and Refurbishments
Topic: Dying NVRAM? - Resolved
Replies: 3
Views: 844

Re: Dying NVRAM?

I think that code can also mean jumbled data in the NVRAM. Maybe try re-entering your settings?
by JohnH
Sun Apr 05, 2020 9:51 am
Forum: Tech Help, Teardowns, and Refurbishments
Topic: Securing Ground Braid
Replies: 5
Views: 211

Re: Securing Ground Braid

I had already considered the idea of insulated wire but using lugs is a great idea, thanks!
by JohnH
Sat Apr 04, 2020 1:20 pm
Forum: Tech Help, Teardowns, and Refurbishments
Topic: Securing Ground Braid
Replies: 5
Views: 211

Re: Securing Ground Braid

Thanks for the info.
by JohnH
Fri Apr 03, 2020 4:33 pm
Forum: Tech Help, Teardowns, and Refurbishments
Topic: Securing Ground Braid
Replies: 5
Views: 211

Securing Ground Braid

So working on a project Viking. Story is a previous owner did a playfield swap but was never able to get it working. Among the really questionable things that were done (used rubbers, playfield posts caked with wax, etc.) is them having used thumb tacks instead of staples for the ground braid and so...
by JohnH
Mon Mar 30, 2020 1:45 pm
Forum: Main Forum
Topic: Covid- How is Everyone Holding Up?
Replies: 28
Views: 1514

Re: Covid- How is Everyone Holding Up?

1. I'm a software engineer for a company that does warehousing and order fulfillment systems. Much of our work is in the food industry and such we were deemed "essential". Mostly working at home these days. This is typically the time of year where a lot of work is coming in and, as you can imagine, ...
by JohnH
Mon Mar 30, 2020 1:35 pm
Forum: Buy, Sell, Trade
Topic: FOUND: Classic Bally Era Ball Shooter Plate
Replies: 2
Views: 298

Re: WTB; Classic Bally Era Ball Shooter Plate

I was able to locate one and am tardy on updating the post.

Thank you for the reply.
by JohnH
Tue Mar 24, 2020 8:03 am
Forum: Tech Help, Teardowns, and Refurbishments
Topic: ID This Lockdown Bar?
Replies: 2
Views: 224

Re: ID This Lockdown Bar?

Thanks for the info
by JohnH
Sun Mar 22, 2020 1:08 pm
Forum: Buy, Sell, Trade
Topic: FOUND: Classic Bally Era Ball Shooter Plate
Replies: 2
Views: 298

FOUND: Classic Bally Era Ball Shooter Plate

Goes on the inside of the cabinet and positions the ball shooter.

Thanks!
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by JohnH
Sun Feb 02, 2020 1:02 pm
Forum: Tech Help, Teardowns, and Refurbishments
Topic: ID This Lockdown Bar?
Replies: 2
Views: 224

ID This Lockdown Bar?

Came with a Bally Viking project. I know it's not period correct for that.


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by JohnH
Thu Jan 23, 2020 2:30 pm
Forum: Buy, Sell, Trade
Topic: WTB: Bally Logo Lane Guides
Replies: 2
Views: 125

Re: WTB: Bally Logo Lane Guides

I do have some of them and they are opaque so this is an interesting idea. Thanks Tim.
by JohnH
Wed Jan 22, 2020 3:29 pm
Forum: Buy, Sell, Trade
Topic: WTB: Bally Logo Lane Guides
Replies: 2
Views: 125

WTB: Bally Logo Lane Guides

I know it's a long shot at best, but I'm in need of three red single sided lane guides with the Bally logo on them. These are the short 1-1/2" hole-to-hole size.

Thanks
by JohnH
Thu Jan 16, 2020 9:31 am
Forum: Buy, Sell, Trade
Topic: Found: Gottlieb Joker Poker
Replies: 11
Views: 1122

Re: WTB: Gottlieb Joker Poker

The search goes on...
by JohnH
Fri Nov 15, 2019 7:13 am
Forum: Buy, Sell, Trade
Topic: WTB; Lucky Hand (Jacks Open?)
Replies: 5
Views: 336

Re: WTB; Lucky Hand (Jacks Open?)

Remember playing that machine on location when I was a kid. Great game.