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Besides pinball weight, the other thing that a lot of people have questions on is pinball machine dimensions, i.e. how wide, long, and deep a pinball machine is.  The main problem is usually the doorways, some heads don't fit...
Being a Corvette owner myself (1972 C3 Blue Corvette) I've always wanted to have a Corvette neon sign in my basement.  This Christmas I finally acquired one and it's pretty awesome: Around the same time, I was also able to...
If you've owned a pinball machine for any length of time, you'll eventually notice that the game seems to be playing slower and the playfield is looking kind of dirty.  What happens is dust from solenoids and rubbers in...
This question comes up all the time, I've got this SUV and will this pinball machine fit into it?  Well luckily, the owners of a lot of these vehicles have pooled their information together onto a wiki page here: http://pinwiki.com/wiki/index.php?title=Vehicles_for_Moving_Pinball_Machines It's...
A lot of people don't know this, but there's a way you can turn on the blinders to be on for the entire game.  I made a short video to show this below: It comes in really handy when playing...

Pinball 2000

Pinball 2000 was a technology developed by Williams pinball in the late 1990's when the pinball industry was facing major contraction due to the amount of arcades that were gradually disappearing due to the rise of home consoles.  Two...
I was thinking about this as I was driving home today, what I would need if I was new to the hobby and wanted to buy a pinball machine.  So I thought a pinball buying checklist would be a...
One of the questions that gets asked a lot is, "How much does a pinball machine weigh?".  For most of the games of the games from the 80's to today, games weigh around 250 pounds.  There are a few...