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By Greg Peck
found a pinball machine listed in the classified adds but
you have never heard of it before. You need to find out
all you can about it so you can be an informed shopper.
The following information and links will help you do just that. Open up Notepad or a word processor to paste your findings, you can edit the info when you're done and print it out so that you can take it with you. It's also a good idea to create a directory as a place to store pictures.
The links will open in a new window so that this page will stay up.
|Specifications for the machine in
You need to find out when it was manufactured, how many where made, who made it, main features and maybe who designed it and who did the art work.
To do that you need to search the Internet Pinball Database
Click on the link above, type in the name of the machine and hit the search button. Wipe over the information you need and paste it into Notepad. If you see a picture that you like, right click on it and save it to you hard drive.
Machine specific pages
The best source on the net is Pinball Links - Games. You can find pictures, opinions, tech tips, flyers, rules, sounds, just about anything from people that have owned one.
Flyers, Rulesheets and Instruction cards
Flyers can be found at
PAPA Pinball Rulesheets
Credits Cards That I designed are on my home page www.mopinball.com
To find out what it's worth (or at least a price range)
Pinball - Auction Results,
Pinball - Classified Adds
listings - pinball
Find Other Pinball Owners Near You
Other possible sources
Pictures can be found at Mr. Pinball - Photo Gallery .
Locate machine reviews in Game Review Index.
Gottlieb EM Machine Info