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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 channelmaniac
    What do you get when you have a dead, corroded CPS2 A board?

    You get a source of... RC filters for inputs, Z80 8MHz, 2 crystal oscillators, some DIP RAM, misc SMT chips, and... (Drumroll please...) a CPS-A-01 and a CPS-B-21 custom chip!!!

    Those of you unfamiliar with Capcom...
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  • New older pin day
    by Boof Head
    Picked up this old girl yesterday. Was only 40km from home which never happens. Usually 6-700 km round trip for a pin.
    She’s needing a lot of work to get going, transformer is cactus, mpu corrosion but I’m up for the challenge.
    Will be good to get something outside of the 90s back in...
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    Pincadia is open again, after such a long wait you can this weekend go and have a drink feed and a bash on your favorite pin.
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    But the main thing is it's open. Friday, Saturday, and Sunday....ATM
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    by BullClip
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    I'm on the hunt for one of these repro cocktail cabinets for a friend. Anyone have one collecting dust they want to offload?

    Homepin no longer sells direct. Alternatively who is the go to reseller? Anyone to avoid?

    Never purchased a repro as i catch...
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    I have 3 of these New Astro City 1/12 Construction Kits. They are all brand new, they came from Rakuten this way. They all have the same content inside with inserts for 3 games - DOJ, Ketsui and Mushi

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    Hot on the heels of a fantastic Houseball #4 we have the next one for the year. This time it will be at Dickys and Angelas place at Mount Cotton.

    Date is Saturday November 7th.

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    Although not completely new thought I would introduce myself again as I have purchased my first arcade with a Raspberry Jammaand I'm sure I'll on here trying to get it to work properly.

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    GAME 6.... and we're Barbarian Heroes...

    VPGL 16 - Game 6 ~ Paragon
    Nominated by VPGL super couple, mozzie & mrs mozz

    Paragon was released by Bally in 1978 and is a 1-4 player solid state pinball machine.

    Design by: Greg Kmiec
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    Gday guys
    I have 2 faulty Tmnt pcb boards with faults.
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    2.Background issue.
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    Asking price $320 includes postage.
    Any question feel free to pm.
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    4 x Williams Bally DMDs $150 each (all working) ALL SOLD
    1 x Stern LED DMD $100 (perfect)

    T2 $95 SOLD pending
    Star Wars Pro $50
    Houdini $50

    Monsterbash Plastics Set $50

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    The type...
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  • NBA Jam TE
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    Gday Guys,
    Im offloading a working NBA Jam Te pcb board.Tested and sold as is in working condition.The harness for 3/4 player comes with it too.
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    Any question feel free to pm.
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    Hello, everyone.

    I would like to offer for some SNK Neo Geo Carts :

    (All in US$)
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    Puzzle Bobble $26
    Puzzle de Pon $27
    Power Spike 2 $45
    Karnov's Revenge $57
    Sonic Wing 2 / Aero Fighter 2 $40
    Stakes Winner $32
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    by Scramble81
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    Thanks for the add to this forum.

    I've decided to venture down the road of building a bar top arcade machine after owning a full upright for some months (sold that one this week).

    I'm pretty handy with timber work and electronics/computers but I'm sure...
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