Lock is Lit Podcast Episode 116

 

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We are indeed back!  In this long delayed episode, we discuss Pinfest 2016, new pin purchases, and we have an interview with Ed Klemp of The Pinball Lounge in Ovieda, FL!!

 

A huge shoutout to our new sponsor Big Fun Amusements, West Virginia’s premier Jersey Jack Pinball dealer!!  Check them out here:

 

www.bigfunamusements.com

 

Also, for your enjoyment:

The Pinball Lounge

 

http://www.wizardamusement.com/

 

Batman ’66 Information

https://pinside.com/pinball/forum/topic/batman-66-by-stern-new-info

 

Ghostbusters Issue Thread

https://pinside.com/pinball/forum/topic/ghostbuster-issue-thread

 

2016 Auction Dates

For anyone interested in arcade auctions, this is the AGS schedule for this year:

January 16: Winston-Salem, NC – Dixie Classic Fairgrounds
February 13: i ENTERTAINMENT – 2409 Avenue J, Suite D, Arlington, TX 76006
February 20: Sevierville, TN – Sevierville Convention Center
March 12: Winston-Salem, NC – Dixie Classic Fairgrounds
April 9: Sevierville, TN – Sevierville Convention Center
May 21: Winston-Salem, NC – Dixie Classic Fairgrounds
June 11: Sevierville, TN – Sevierville Convention Center
August 6: Sevierville, TN – Sevierville Convention Center
October 1: Sevierville, TN – Sevierville Convention Center
November 19: Winston-Salem, NC – Dixie Classic Fairgrounds
December 10: Sevierville, TN – Sevierville Convention Center

 

For more info, check them out @ www.auctiongamesales.com

Lock is Lit Podcast Episode 115

 

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Join us to a long delayed episode 115!  We discuss the Arkansas warehouse raid that we went on over the winter, a lot of new pin acquisitions, and other random things that have been going on.  We will also have a booth/table at Pinfest 2016 in Allentown PA on May 5th, and 6th, so stop by and visit us!! We also talk about the future of the show going forward.

This is the documentary on the final days of Williams pinball division.  A must watch!

Tilt: The Battle to Save Pinball

The Piniwiki list of vehicles that a pin will fit in:

http://www.pinwiki.com/wiki/index.php?title=Vehicles_for_Moving_Pinball_Machines

Pinfest 21016:

http://www.pinfestival.com/

First Arkansas video, which we codenamed “Arkantana”

https://youtu.be/8T7Hf9hRqus

Second Arkansas trip video:

https://youtu.be/sBttUWPNm-Q

Lock is Lit Podcast Episode 114

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Join us in this very special Thanksgiving episode as we give thanks to the wonderful people that allow us to have this amazing hobby, our wives!

Guests in this episode are:  Rick & Tara Taylor, George “G.W.” & Theresa Whittaker, Gene & Wendy Wills, and me, Marc, & my wife Shelley.  We also ask some questions to get a woman’s perspective on pinball, & the pinball hobby!

 

Check out the Amigos podcast!

 

 

 

L to R: Shelley & Marc Johnston, Rick & Tara Taylor, Theresa & George Whittaker, Wendy & Gene Wills

 

L to R: Gene, George, Daryl, Rick, & Marc

 

Lock is Lit Podcast Episode 113

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In this episode, I invite my long time friend Ken Lilly on the show for conversations about about arcade collecting in the 1990’s, and of course pinball!  We introduce a new show segment, “Stupid Ebay Stuff”, and also welcome a behind the scenes episode editor/commentator, Vic, the podcast droid.

 

We have mentioned them before, but Holland Computers sells some good multicade boards:

www.hollandcomputers.com

 

This what we were talking about, when we discussed Omega Race:

http://www.madocowain.com/Arcade/OmegaRace/omegarace_board.html

 

Ken’s Games:

 

 

 

 

 

Flipper McCoys:

 

 

Ebay Auctions:

 

Police Force

http://www.ebay.com/itm/Police-Force-Pinball-Machine-by-Williams-with-Custom-LED-Kit-/252100291232?hash=item3ab2592aa0

 

Black Hole Ramp disk???

http://www.ebay.com/itm/BLACK-HOLE-RAMP-DISC-RARE-ORIGINAL-PINBALL-NEW-Old-STOCK-WILLIAMS-BALLY-/131514275113?hash=item1e9edc9529

 

Michael Jordan pin:

http://www.ebay.com/itm/301768371411?_trksid=p2055119.m1438.l2649&ssPageName=STRK%3AMEBIDX%3AIT

 

Centaur 2 (never heard of it)


http://www.ebay.com/itm/Centaur-II-Pinball-Machine-Bally-1983-Join-the-Ride/181175892020?_trksid=p2045573.c100033.m2042&_trkparms=aid%3D111001%26algo%3DREC.SEED%26ao%3D1%26asc%3D20131017132637%26meid%3Dbfb77b4ae3434bf1b5771181c6863c15%26pid%3D100033%26rk%3D2%26rkt%3D3%26sd%3D221881389539

Lock is Lit Episode 112

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Rick and I make a triumphant return to the studio in this epic episode filled with epic awesomeness!

New show segment “Pin O’ the Month” where we discuss the history behind Gottlieb’s 1981 Black Hole!

We also discuss a long distance trip to Pennsylvania to pick up a Hurricane pin, what else we have been up to, and what the future holds!

 

The best Black Hole pin in the galaxy, mine!

 

Joe Cicak’s original sketch for Black Hole:

The original Black Hole prototype:

 

Dragon’s Lair whitewood (the only pic I could find):

 

Critical Mass:

 

Critical Mass history, and rebirth:

http://www.theyorkshow.com/cm.html

Joe Cicak’s presentation A Pinball Expo 2006:

http://www.pinballnews.com/shows/expo2006/joecicak.mp3

Your hosts Rick and Marc bring you the pinball podcast for idiots, by idiots.

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