Nov 092022
 

Dear Lazyweb, what coin mech should I buy for a 1982 Atari Millipede arcade cabinet? The original steel mechs, and some others I have tried of similar vintage, fill with jams that cannot be ejected. I tried these plastic Imonex 120 mechs which were recommended to me as “less validation but less headaches” but they suck. Every time you press coin return, they just disassemble themselves internally: the stretchy hinge thing pops off its axis. I am far less interested in “sometimes accepts a bad coin or rejects a good coin” than I am in “never get into a state where I have to open the thing up and fuck with it”. In case you are…

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