Category Archives: Pinball Tech

March 25

PINBALL REPAIR : REPAIRING TED’S BULLDOZER FRONT ON WILLIAM’S ROAD SHOW. MOTOR REBUILD AND PARTS REPLACEMENT. (VIDEO)

In this video I show how to rebuild the motor that raises and lowers the bulldozer front of Ted on my Road Show pinball machine.  I was having issues with the front of Ted fully raising to allow access to his mouth during multi-ball.  I rebuilt the motor and replaced some parts to get the […]

March 01

CODE UPDATE : UPDATING AC/DC CODE 1.70 WITH MIKE D MOD AND PINBALL BROWSER

In this video I update my AC/DC premium pinball machine to code 1.70. This code needs to be updated with Pinball Browser because of the Mike D display monitor mod installed into the game. Video is best viewed with Internet Explorer. Viewed with any other browser seems to cause lag with the video. Pinball Browser […]

February 11

PINBALL RESTORATION : CLEANING A TWILIGHT ZONE PINBALL MACHINE

In this video, I show some of the steps that I use to clean my pinball machines.  I show some techniques and also some cleaning products that are used during the process. VIDEO : SimiChrome Metal Polish : https://www.amazon.com/Metal-Polish-Simichrome-Grams-8-82/dp/B004F5BDIO/ref=sr_1_2?ie=UTF8&qid=1518319601&sr=8-2&keywords=simichrome&dpID=51ILMnzDD0L&preST=_SY300_QL70_&dpSrc=srch Exfoliating Round Pads : https://www.target.com/p/exfoliating-cotton-rounds-100ct-up-up-153/-/A-14070170#lnk=sametab Pure 3X Paste Wax : https://www.amazon.com/gp/product/B003UWQFKY/ref=oh_aui_search_detailpage?ie=UTF8&psc=1 Super Lube Synthetic Grease : […]

December 22

PINBALL TECH : DOWNLOADING AND UNZIPPING FILES FOR STERN’S SPIKE 2 SYSTEM : STAR WARS CODE 1.0 VIDEO

Online I was reading that people owning Stern’s Star Wars pinball machine were having issues unzipping the three files that were downloaded from Stern’s website.  In the video I show how to unzip the three files from the file posted on Stern’s website.