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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...

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...
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...
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 problems with pinball machines is that the technology that drives them is largely derived from 80's and 90's, meaning that things like internet access just aren't a thing in pinball.  Comparing scores is difficult as a...
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...
If you've ever thought about owning a pinball machine, one of the ones that will be at the top of a lot of people's lists will be the Lord of the Rings pinball.  Based upon the classic movie trilogy,...