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    Manto1975 houseball 20th October 2018 Rochedale South

    Thank you Trevor & family for your hospitality and opening up your awesome gamesroom for houseball. Great set up full of great machines. The homemade

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    DAG

    Manto1975 houseball 20th October 2018 Rochedale South

    Thanks Trevor, fantastic night, fantastic venue, fantastic food, and of course fantastic of you to open up your man cave for the pinball crew....

    DAG 24 Minutes Ago Go to last post
    kress

    Head to Head Battle Pinny

    How about you parallel up two fets with
    A 0.1ohm resistor hanging in series with the drain of each device.
    Alternatively mount a red and

    kress 27 Minutes Ago Go to last post
    jason1

    Wondering what a good street fighter2 cab would be for site

    cheers mate that is actually a very good point about the width for street fighter for two bigger peoples, that is actually something I stupidly didnt

    jason1 45 Minutes Ago Go to last post
    Jed

    Checkout this cool old mobile phone

    Haha... yeah, that was anyways a problem with housemates.

    One house i shared with two other geeks we were always tripping over lan cables.

    Jed 57 Minutes Ago Go to last post
    Brad

    Williams A-Go-Go 1966

    That's a great explanation and this is my concern with placement of the switches.

    And @Autosteve there's no real way for me to know which

    Brad 59 Minutes Ago Go to last post
    OzStick

    Stern ghostbusters vpx issue

    I recall having the same problem and I think it was because i hadn't run the INSTALL from InstallVPinSPA.EXE in the VPinSPA directory. Maybe do that with

    OzStick 1 Hour Ago Go to last post
    OzStick

    Stern color roms

    They are pretty easy to DIY - you just grab the correct ROM from the Stern website, download the patch file for it from VPUniverse along with a nifty

    OzStick 1 Hour Ago Go to last post
    ajfclark

    Williams A-Go-Go 1966

    Clay goes into it in great detail in his EM repair guide: http://www.pinrepair.com/em/index3.htm#flips

    This image gives the basic overview

    ajfclark 1 Hour Ago Go to last post
    CrazyKongFan

    MGLXXXVII - Game 7 ~ Astro Blaster (closes 4-Nov)

    17990



    got 2 1500 bonuses thanks to ozfalcon's tip

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  • Current Polls

    Favourite Arcade game from the early 80's 79-85 (Votes: 392)

    1. Dig Dug (Votes: 8)

    2. Galaga (Votes: 73)

    3. Galaxian (Votes: 14)

    4. Moon Patrol (Votes: 14)

    5. Bomb Jack (Votes: 12)

    6. Moon Cresta (Votes: 12)

    7. Scramble (Votes: 14)

    8. Track n Field (Votes: 7)

    9. Paper boy (Votes: 4)

    10. Frogger (Votes: 5)

    11. Dragon Buster (Votes: 1)

    12. Kung Fu Master (Votes: 7)

    13. Espial (Votes: 1)

    14. Gyruss (Votes: 33)

    15. Pooyan (Votes: 1)

    16. Ms Pacman (Votes: 4)

    17. Pac Land (Votes: 2)

    18. Crush Roller (Votes: 0)

    19. Star Wars (Votes: 5)

    20. Pacman (Votes: 10)

    21. Donkey Kong (Votes: 16)

    22. Donkey Kong Jr (Votes: 1)

    23. Space Invaders (Votes: 14)

    24. Crazy Climber (Votes: 1)

    25. Mr Do (Votes: 8)

    26. Ghosts n Goblins (Votes: 45)

    27. Marble Madness (Votes: 2)

    28. Dragon's Lair (Votes: 17)

    29. Disc's of Tron (Votes: 4)

    30. Yie Ar Kung-Fu (Votes: 3)

    31. Traverse USA (Zippy Race) (Votes: 0)

    32. Space War 4 (Spacies clone with add ons) (Votes: 0)

    33. Buck Rogers (Votes: 0)

    34. Pengo (Votes: 6)

    35. Xevious (Votes: 6)

    36. Bezerk (Votes: 4)

    37. Asteroids (Votes: 8)

    38. Hyper Olympic (Votes: 8)

    39. Lady Bug (Votes: 1)

    40. Super Pacman (Votes: 1)

    41. Juno First (Votes: 4)

    42. Nemesis (Votes: 3)

    43. Time pilot (Votes: 12)

    44. Crazy Baloon (Votes: 1)

  • Pinball Haus One Good Ball Comp - First Event!

    Hello Pinballers,
    We are ready for our first competition. This is an IFPA registered event. You have 9 days to qualify at your own pace and time. During the finals there will free biltong and jerky tastings!

    Pinball Haus One Good Ball Comp
    Tournament Date:**3/8/2018
    Tournament time:*6.30 pm
    Tournament Director: Babak Hadi
    Tournament Director's email:*pinballhaus@hotmail.com
    Address :***36 Baxter St., Fortitude valley Qld 4006
    Tournament format details:*
    Qualifying times: 10 am to 6 pm
    Qualifying dates start: 20 July 2018
    Qualifying dates finish: 1 August 2018
    Final: Friday 3 August 2018 at 6:30pm
    TOURNAMENT FORMAT DETAILS:*
    There will be Unlimited Qualifying on 3 machines set on pay for play.*
    The machines will be T.B.A.
    To be part of this event players will need to submit scores of all three machines.
    At the end of the Qualifying period only the players best scores on each machine will be counted.
    All players will then be ranked highest to lowest on each machine, with the highest score receiving 100 points down to the lowest score on each machine.
    Each player will then have their scores added together with the top 50% of players advancing into the finals.


    The Finals will be split into three groups of 3 or more players playing 3 machines.
    Any ties for placings will have a one game shoot-out to determine the tie-break.
    The three highest scorers with go the Grand Final.
    The Grand Final will be played by the three highest scorers on one machine to be chosen by the player in third position. Each player will play one game and highest score will win.
    *

    Entry fee is $20
    $5 goes to Pinball Haus. The remaining amount will be used for price money and paying for t-shirts for the qualifiers.

    Please register early


    *Attachment 131046
    This article was originally published in forum thread: Pinball Haus One Good Ball Comp - First Event! started by BioBa View original post
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      BioBa -
      Final Tournament Overview

      Start Date: July 20, 2018
      End Date: August 03, 2018

      GENERAL INFORMATION:

      Tournament Director: Babak Hadi.

      Tournament location: Pinball Haus, 36 Baxter St., Fortitude Valley QLD 4006 Australia.

      Qualifying times from 10am to 6pm.

      Qualifying start: 20 July 2018

      Qualifying finish: 1 August 2018

      Final: 3 August 2018 from 6:30pm.


      TOURNAMENT FORMAT DETAILS:

      There will be Unlimited Qualifying on 3 machines set on pay for play.
      The machines will be T.B.A.
      To be part of this event players will need to submit scores on all three machines.
      All scores must be verified by an official.

      At the end of the Qualifying period only the players best scores on each machine will be counted.
      All players will then be ranked highest to lowest on each machine, with the highest score receiving 100 points down to the lowest score on each machine.
      Each player will then have their scores added together with the top 9 ranked players advancing into the finals.

      If there is a tie for 9th place, there will be a one game playoff with the winner advancing to the finals. The game to be played will be randomly drawn.

      The Finals will be split into three groups of 3 or more players playing 3 machines.
      Any ties for placings will have a one game shoot-out to determine the tie-break.
      The three highest scorers will advance to the Grand Final.

      The Grand Final will be played by the three highest scorers on one machine to be chosen by the player in third position. They will play one 3 player game and highest score will win.
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      BioBa -
      Qualifying machines are:
      Monsterbash
      Star Trek Pro
      Frankenstein
  • Latest Threads

    Corvette Bill

    Big Thanks to Rod

    Thread Starter: Corvette Bill

    not sure if i'm in the right spot but i want to send a big thanks to Rod from pinball people for his help in making my Corvette pinball look great with

    Last Post By: Corvette Bill 2 Hours Ago Go to last post
    koolego

    DE - Star Wars Shifter switch is opposite to what it should be.

    Thread Starter: koolego

    Hello,

    Picked up a new Shifter from Marco for DE star wars and followed the wiring of the old one, as you do, however the mechs are different

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    philby85

    Time to get back to building the classics. Donkey Kong.

    Thread Starter: philby85

    After building two astro city type cabs it was time to start another arcade classic. Donkey Kong.
    Not a game I played much in the day, it frustrated

    Last Post By: philby85 3 Hours Ago Go to last post
    Savage

    Monster Bash - Artwork

    Thread Starter: Savage

    Hi All.

    I thought I had a post on this, yonks ago but can't find it.

    Anyway, I was / am restoring a MB playfield that I

    Last Post By: Savage 14 Hours Ago Go to last post
    Rhys96

    Help with Jamma board

    Thread Starter: Rhys96

    Hello. Have a machine with some issues. Seems to be the board. Not too familiar with these machines nor have I had any experience repairing them.

    Last Post By: Rhys96 14 Hours Ago Go to last post
    Savage

    Gold 'standard' pinball playfield into a finer example

    Thread Starter: Savage

    It's Been a while since a posted on AA,
    But thought I'd share what goes into getting a killer clear coat...

    Got a request to improve

    Last Post By: Glenn70 12 Hours Ago Go to last post