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Break For Spring Break

Today we are going to pick up a 1987 Gottlieb Spring Break Pinball Machine. This is not the most liked Gottlieb title out there. The game play, IMO, isn’t really that bad. But the artwork on the game has a … Continue reading

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Head Up for A Pin Up

Today we are heading North to pick up a 1975 Gottlieb Pin-Up Pinball Machine. This machine has the same playfield as the popular King Pin game which was made in 1973. Pin-Up is an Add-a-ball version of King Pin. In … Continue reading

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Climbing to a Gottlieb Crescendo

This game was made at the peak of the USAs hippy period and the art certainly reflects it. The art is all about Peace and Love. Even your bonus is called “Flower Power” and you can get 10x Flower Power … Continue reading

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Going fishing for a Williams Fish Tales and a Bally Addams Family Pinball

Lately, Bally Williams WPC pinballs have been really hard to find. So when a chance came up to pick up a Fish Tales and an Addams Family I got right to it. These games were not too far away. We … Continue reading

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Search and Destroy for a Bally NITRO Ground Shaker pinball

I have plenty of fond memories playing Bally NITRO Ground Shaker back in the day, so when one came available locally I was on a mission to acquire it. I have been looking for this game for about 3 years. … Continue reading

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Travel at Low Speed For a Williams High Speed Pinball

Today we are heading out to pick up a Williams High Speed Pinball.  Since we are taking the 1/4 million mile Dodge Ram we won’t actually be travelling at “High Speed.” This is Michigan’s M-15 North of I-75.  One cool … Continue reading

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Stern Meteor Pinball rises.

Stern Meteor Pinball is what I consider the most classic of the “classic Stern” pinballs.  With a production run of 8300+ there are a lot of them still around.   The are relatively inexpensive to acquire also. So we are … Continue reading

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Bally Monte Carlo Pinball Cover up

A local route operator we do work for puts some games at a kids summer camp each summer.   Since this is a kids camp, the camp operator does not want any family unfriendly game themes. The pinball games at … Continue reading

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Taking the local roads to the Bally Expressway

Sometimes you win some – sometimes you lose some.  Even though we went to pick up this game, we didn’t get to keep it. Got an email from a West Bloomfield, Michigan resident and he was wanting to sell his … Continue reading

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Michigan Pinball and Coin Op Auction

Today we head to Carleton, Michigan to attend an auction. We are heading due south and taking the Dodge Ram as we hope to be returning with some new games. The back story is that there was an operator of … Continue reading

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