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    Posted: 6 hours 28 minutes ago at 9:32pm
Hi all. Went a bit mental and bought this pristine SFIICE board. Arrived today. Absolute gorgeous. Just need a decent supergun to play on my B&O TV now as my cab in only 3 button. Love it!

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it was its 50th birthday yesterday, gave it a spin :)
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Post Options Post Options   Thanks (0) Thanks(0)   Quote ianski Quote  Post ReplyReply Direct Link To This Post Posted: 11 Oct 2019 at 6:26pm
Originally posted by Dataeastfan Dataeastfan wrote:

Probably the happiest I've been in a while.
Thank you so much, Paul.




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Post Options Post Options   Thanks (0) Thanks(0)   Quote Layer Quote  Post ReplyReply Direct Link To This Post Posted: 11 Oct 2019 at 5:58pm
Nice ! I have exactly the same Vega 9000 DX with SF2' panel.


This afternoon, I have received 26 issues of Coin Journal (a +450 pages mag distributed to jap arcade owners) : 

'92 & '93 :


'94 & '95 :





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Probably the happiest I've been in a while.
Thank you so much, Paul.




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Nice oneThumbs Up
wanted video wizard/ Ec midi / similar jamma cab :)
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I don't normally post purchases but I'm so happy to recieve this today. Smile

After buying a Section Z bootleg off the forums that was supposed to work with slight glitches which didn't work Ouch, I then played the waiting game and recently snagged this off eBay. I probably overpaid when shipping and import duty was added, but, it's in nice condition and it's one of my favourites.

Gonna have a session on it in a bit. Smile


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Post Options Post Options   Thanks (0) Thanks(0)   Quote robotech Quote  Post ReplyReply Direct Link To This Post Posted: 27 Sep 2019 at 9:23pm
nice cabs those video wizards
deffo needs a crt tv in it
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Originally posted by griffo83x griffo83x wrote:

Another one for a lcd conversion :(

If I can locate a CRT TV or 20" monitor I'll put one inside - but to get the cab running I have a 4:3 LCD that'll do for now....Cry

TBH for a Pandora there's little difference. But CRT's FTW (if you have one).


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Another one for a lcd conversion :(
wanted video wizard/ Ec midi / similar jamma cab :)
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Originally posted by 69er 69er wrote:

@ penrhos  its got its own multi extension cable too …………..another bonus bit worth a quid or two  AND AN ASHTRAY !!!! 

they are … as you say nice size cab for conversion to almost anything.. I am sure plenty of users on here will be offering you a coin door if you decide you need one ……….. 

That's what I thought - but no offers on my wanted ad yet....

The old PC bits, loose wires and that multi-plug have all gone in the bin, I'm carefully removing the stickers at the moment.

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@ penrhos  its got its own multi extension cable too …………..another bonus bit worth a quid or two  AND AN ASHTRAY !!!! 

they are … as you say nice size cab for conversion to almost anything.. I am sure plenty of users on here will be offering you a coin door if you decide you need one ……….. 


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Picked this up tonight - after a horrible drive to Lincoln and back that should have taken 2 hours for the round trip but took almost 4 hours due to the A46 being shut due to an RTA and all the other local routes being grid-locked.











It looks worse than it is - but for just £60 I wasn't going to pass up a cab that'll fit in the back of my car that was within 50 miles of where I live.

So what do I have.... A structurally sound Video Wizard MK II shell - nothing else....

Missing bits - kick board, coin door & frame, all the electrics apart from the marquee light.
Knackered bits - control panel, couple of random holes under control panel that'll need filling in.
Bonus bits - coin box, locks & a key for cash box door & rear door wooden monitor frame, wood effect panels are in pretty good nick.


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Originally posted by penrhos penrhos wrote:

Import duty is 20% of goods and postage values added together, then ParcelFarce slap £14 handling charge on top just to add insult to injury...

So £56 would be equivalent to £200 of goods and postage added together.

I feel your pain - my last SMJ shipment got stung for £68 after fees, the one before that (which had more valuable PCB's inside a smaller box) only got stung for £23.

 
Correct, he put $200, which is not what I paid for them, it was less than that, he had also agreed to "adjusting" the slip to say gift, scrap PCBs with a lower price, otherwise I'd probably not have bothered buying them.  This was all before I'd found out about my drain pipe issue too, so kinda wish I'd not bothered full stop with them.

Thankfully got the other item I bought being delivered internally via the US and being bought back to the UK by person, so that will save me probably the money I lost on this.  Ah well, we live and learn.
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Import duty is 20% of goods and postage values added together, then ParcelFarce slap £14 handling charge on top just to add insult to injury...

So £56 would be equivalent to £200 of goods and postage added together.

I feel your pain - my last SMJ shipment got stung for £68 after fees, the one before that (which had more valuable PCB's inside a smaller box) only got stung for £23.

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Originally posted by Bensonrad Bensonrad wrote:

Had these 2 bad boys arrive from USA, 2 x Asteroids Deluxe PCBs, incredibly annoyingly seller massively inflated the cost on the customs form and cost me an eye watering £56 in customs fees, was not a happy bunny.





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Had these 2 bad boys arrive from USA, 2 x Asteroids Deluxe PCBs, incredibly annoyingly seller massively inflated the cost on the customs form and cost me an eye watering £56 in customs fees, was not a happy bunny.


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