Here we have a perfect Tommy Pinball Machine for sale. The Who's Tommy Pinball Wizard. / January 08, 1994 / 4 Players.
The Internet Pinball Serial Number Database. Celebrities - Fictional - Licensed Theme - Musical. Flippers (3), Pop bumpers (3), Multiball (6). Flipper blinders extend from under metal apron to cover flipper area from player's view. Captain Walker's airplane, Raising/Lowering mirror.10 pre-production prototypes were made for promotional use in conjunction with the off-Broadway productions. These prototypes had six pop bumpers. The game made its debut at the Hard Rock Cafe in Dallas in October of 1993, one of these games fell off the truck and was destroyed. Another was used in the 1993 Macy's Thanksgiving Day Parade, this special machine was rigged for "autoplay" and had no backbox, electronics were cabinet-mounted. Reportedly, these prototypes may have had EM chime units.
The inside of the cabinet is tagged'S/N P7.103' and the upper playfield has a plain white airplane with markings on it. We contacted Eric Winston, one of the Data East tech engineers who brought Tommy to life, for his comments. He did not know if the serial number P7.103 meant a prototype but after seeing the bare metal on this playfield instead of chromed production ones, he offered his best belief that the serial number was a'cabinet prototype number'.Considering also the white airplane, the Acidhabitrails Queen inserts, and the pre-production Union Jack, Eric said that everything points to believing this is a prototype game. Eric said the export games went to Germany to Bally Wulff and that the green tag on the cabinet front is an operator. This tag carries Dutch language and a date of'07 februari 1994'. The game is located in the Netherlands.
We have categorized this game with its 3 pop bumper design as a prototype. Production games can be found with one of two different color schemes on the playfieldsurrounding the VUK hole. One version shows unpainted wood just below the hole and white paint just above the hole.The other version shows black paint both above and below this hole. We previously listed the Manufacture Date as January, 1994 (no day specified).
This game was produced from Jan-8-1994 to Apr-9-1994. We previously indicated a production run quantity of 3,500 units. " "Tommy, a name that means pinball. We are are also confident in the current and on-going value of the pinball.
Drop us a line or call. Details about the Tommy Pinball for sale. This Tommy Pinball Machine has a perfect playfield and perfect cabinet. This is a great game to play and has multiball and lots of challenges to keep you hooked. This is the game with the famous blinders.
You can press a button and have these come out from the beginning of the game, You then play without being able to see the flippers. Or you cna have them just pop out when a ceretain feature of th egame is achieved. Hear voice clips from the movie and excerts from classic Who songs. Has been fully re-rubbered and refurbished. Really tidy inside beneath the playfield too.As if it was straight out of the factory. Full working order - see videos.
This really is a stunning example of this very collectible pinball model. These pinballs increase in value year after year.They are getting harder and harder to source. I always answer that no pinball is truly perfect. But that they are as perfect as can be reasonably expected.
You will always find something - but nothing untoward. This is true of even brand new pinballs straight out of the box from Stern etc. Its just the nature of pinballs.
You are welcome to come and view the pinball before making a decision on it. We are based in Northampton and can arrange viewings daytime / evenings and weekends. We are VAT registered so the price shown here includes 20% VAT - which you can claim back if you are too. Happy to provide a full invoice. Or you can collect from us here in Northampton.The item "The Who Tommy Pinball Machine" is in sale since Saturday, April 6, 2019. This item is in the category "Video Games & Consoles\Coin-Operated Gaming\Pinball Machines". The seller is "jukebox45s-uk" and is located in northampton. This item can't be shipped, the buyer must pick up the item.