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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 jbtech
    I've been wanting to look into the non-working Space Invaders Colour board set since I bought the Taito upright machine but needed the time and space to set it up properly. Once removed from its metal frame the 3 board sandwich unfolds to become 3-in-a-row, still interconnected by the ribbon cable ...
    Yesterday, 12:16 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
  • Empire Alternacade Cairns Lineup + Comps to come
    by jason_giant89
    G'day Legends. Today i took over as the games operator for Empire Alternacade and Events - Cairns. In 2021 i plan to host monthly tournaments. if you have friends who could be interested please let the know. Cheers!

    Current Lineup:

    - Doctor Who
    - Jurrasic Park Pro...
    Today, 12:51 AM
  • MGLXLVI - Game 2 ~ BurgerTime (closes 13-Dec)
    by OOO
    Watch the egg …

    MGLXLVI – Game 2 ~ BurgerTime

    Nominated by gamers: Charlie Milne and Fire_Power

    ROMSet 106: BTime (Data East Set 1)

    Game Story:
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    27 November 2020, 07:57 AM
  • LAI cabinet refurbishment
    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...
    27 November 2020, 06:08 PM
  • MGLXLVI - Game 3 ~ Zoo Keeper (closes 20-Dec)
    by OOO
    Cage fight …

    MGLXLVI – Game 3 ~ Zoo Keeper

    Nominated by gamers: Arcadinator and jlemory1

    ROMSet 106: zookeep (set 1)

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    27 November 2020, 08:08 AM
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    by Davefjedi
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    $150 take the lot

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    Has had the following work done to it since I got it:...
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  • 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
  • [Sold] Gottlieb Stargate
    by nbaird1971
    Hello All
    Selling my stargate rebuild I did a couple of years ago. This machine has been completely rebuilt and works and plays perfect.

    You can see my previous posts for the rebuild to see the effort that has gone into this.
    28 November 2020, 12:06 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
  • Big Buck HD Wild 55 inch LCD
    by Noob-A-Tron
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    Yesterday, 10:48 AM
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    by kramer
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    Alternatively, is anyone interested in a group buy on new buthamberg t2 playfields shipped to aus?

    I believe they have bride of pinbot available at the moment also and getaway available soon....
    Yesterday, 09:35 AM
  • No Good Gofers plastic
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    Cheers, Terry.
    Yesterday, 09:23 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
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    by ItsUrFeminitzNYImNietYoma
    Vale Maradona.

    In my view Greatest player of all time*. Growing up as a keeper I also despised him

    Number 2: my favorite (if you can get it through that gap... you are a legend.)
    Number 4: Hand of God
    Number 5: Greatest Goal in World Cup History

    26 November 2020, 09:11 PM
  • TT Speed Race Color dip switches?
    by AndrewY
    I’ve managed to get my Taito TT Speed Race Color cocktail sort of running. However, the counter counts down to zero then resets from 90, meaning the game never ends. After a collision, the car restarts and the score keeps climbing. Would anyone know where the dip switches are? There are numerous pots...
    30 November 2020, 09:58 AM
  • WWF Royal Rumble Speaker panels
    by spaceballs
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    29 November 2020, 07:01 PM
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    not many left from the original trilogy

    Dave Prowse: Darth Vader actor dies aged 85 - BBC News
    29 November 2020, 06:21 PM



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