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Pinfest 2020

The Newcastle Pinball Association is proud to announce...
Yes its on again for the 9th year!

Anyone keen on contributing a game to this awesome event, please send me a message. Only a few spots left.


VPGL 16 - Double Flip (Rules for the competition)

Hi Pinballers,

Welcome to the Visual Pinball Gaming League with VPGL 16 - Double Flip. This tournament is the 4th of the new decade and part of the overall VPGL 2020 and all gamers worldwide are welcome to play. You can join in at any time and play.

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Hi Gamers,

Welcome to arcade gaming with MGLXLV- Arcade Have A Go. This is the third tournament of the WORLD CHAMPIONSHIP OF ESPORTS for 2020. All gamers worldwide are welcome to game. You can also join in at any time.

Please watch the trailer below for the official tournament...

CABINET RESTORATION - TZ - to assist others

I have taken a short break from my landscaping duties in the new house and just completed a Twilight Zone cabinet restore. As I have said before, there are many guys that do really nice resto work, and this thread is really to assist someone who is considering taking the step to have a go themselves....

Announcement: Western Australia set to have its very own Pinball Festival

Hi folks!

We’d like to share some exciting news with you all…

Western Australia is set to have its very own Pinball Festival 😊

With Western Australia starting to ease restrictions from tomorrow, we thought what better time to announce plans for a pinball festival...

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    by judgeboz
    selling a set of 4 Bally/Williams red powder coated legs - used but still in great condition - see pix.

    sorry local pickup only - $150....
    Today, 05:34 PM
  • New Astro City 400-5261 PSU
    by zetsurin
    Looking for the variant of the 400-5261 which came with the New Astroy city that has the power switch and monitor demag buttons built in as in the following photo:

    I believe there are X and Y variants and either is fine.
    Today, 04:37 PM
  • MGLXLVI - Game 1 ~ Frogger (closes 13-Dec)
    by OOO
    Fearless Amphibian …

    MGLXLVI – Game 1 ~ Frogger

    Nominated by gamer:

    ROMSet 106: frogger

    Game Story:
    Try and get your frog from one side of the road, over the river and into your home. To complete a level you must dodge...
    27 November 2020, 07:44 AM
  • How to Mod/Fix Ms Pacman PCB to run on 64kb EPROMS and not old 2532
    by francoisadt
    Hi CAG'ers

    I need some help. My MsPacman PCb do have rom erros.

    My aim is to play a perfect pacman this year and get a good run on mspacman in upper range between 700K and killscreen this year - all normal speed.

    First I want to fix mspacman PCb just to run normally...
    Today, 03:06 PM
  • Rust Invaders
    by jbtech
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    by gsuttor
    Hey all you experienced peeps, especially those that have this cabinet (I've seen some on here) as this is my first cabinet refurbishment attempt I would like to ask some questions before I start at it with a crowbar to get it open.

    I went to take the back panel off like you usually would...
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  • MGLXLVI - Game 2 ~ BurgerTime (closes 13-Dec)
    by OOO
    Watch the egg …

    MGLXLVI – Game 2 ~ BurgerTime

    Nominated by gamers: Charlie Milne and Fire_Power

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    Current Lineup:

    - Doctor Who
    - Jurrasic Park Pro...
    Today, 12:51 AM
  • MGLXLVI - Game 3 ~ Zoo Keeper (closes 20-Dec)
    by OOO
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    MGLXLVI – Game 3 ~ Zoo Keeper

    Nominated by gamers: Arcadinator and jlemory1

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    27 November 2020, 08:08 AM
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    I'm wanting to buy a working turtles PCB and was wondering what the going rate is ATM.
    ​​​​​​I was thinking around $500 but if I am way off plse let me know.

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    What better way than to show them something with plenty of circuits that’s...
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  • Astro city jvs psu mounting frame
    by zetsurin
    Hi all,

    i am after one of these mounting frames for my 2nd astro city to match my current one. Does anyone happen to have one of these they would be willing to sell?...
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  • Sydney to Jomac freight times lately
    by Newo
    Hi just wondering how Sydney siders have been sending their chassis to Jomac lately and how long it has been taking to arrive? I had a parcel come from Perth a couple of months ago using express post and it took 2 1/2 weeks so I’m worried I’ll burn up over a month just in freight times depending...
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  • Final lap 3 Duel arcade driver being gutted
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    he has gutted the machine and has put in led screens and PCs for emulation
    both monitors working when removed however 1 was dropped so there is only 1 working...
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    chasing a working turtles PCB.

    Thank you...
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    Has had the following work done to it since I got it:...
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  • No Good Gofers plastic
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    Cheers, Terry.
    Yesterday, 09:23 AM
  • System 11 Opto Drop Target Issue - Whirlwind
    by Muzac
    Hi everyone,

    Hope you’re all staying safe and sane.

    I finally got my grail machine, the mighty Williams Whirlwind and I’m having an issue with one of the opto drop targets.

    From using the switch edges and levels test I’ve worked out that on the three bank...
    29 November 2020, 11:14 PM
  • Arcade part clean out
    by DiGiTaLJaM
    Hey guys cleaning out some parts here
    not separating anything unless stated

    all prices do not include shipping

    box of NRI coin mechs untested
    18 mechs and 4 wei ya mechs one in box new
    $150 take the lot

    box of 19 MCA used sticks the lot sold...
    28 November 2020, 05:52 PM
  • pinball picture books
    by judgeboz
    for thoses people who have been around the SA pinball scene for last 20-30 years would know of Paul as the guy who when around taking pinball photos (and also a awesome pinball player). He has now put together a series of pinball picture books. I had the pleasure of catching up with Paul a few weeks...
    25 November 2020, 09:58 PM
    by OOO
    Every story has a beginning ...

    29 November 2020, 10:18 AM
  • Does someone have a Battle Gear 4 Tuned Manual?
    by 2wenty2wo
    Hi All,

    Just wondering if anyone has a copy of the Battle Gear 4 Tuned manual/wiring diagrams/anything?

    I've searched online and found nothing.

    Thank you.
    28 November 2020, 09:12 PM
  • Big Buck HD Wild 55 inch LCD
    by Noob-A-Tron
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    Yesterday, 10:48 AM



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