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Old 11-19-2012, 02:08 PM   #1
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My other hobby is pinball and I finally found a really nice Corvette pinball machine. Its not a C3 but its a keeper! Some pics here:

http://www.flickr.com/photos/24511595@N05/
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Old 11-19-2012, 02:20 PM   #2
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That's cool!

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Old 11-19-2012, 07:10 PM   #3
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Old 11-19-2012, 08:00 PM   #4
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Nice find - I want one, too. BK3
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Old 11-19-2012, 08:02 PM   #5
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I love the interwebs... Somebody always knows about any obscure thing you can think of!

http://www.ipdb.org/machine.cgi?gid=570
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Old 11-19-2012, 08:53 PM   #6
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Old 11-19-2012, 09:01 PM   #7
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Cool to see another "pinhead" on here! I also have a Bally Corvette in my pinball collection. Did you go to The White Rose Gameroom Show at York this year?

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Old 11-19-2012, 09:28 PM   #8
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VERY !
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Old 11-20-2012, 01:24 PM   #9
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And it's just like my C4 too!

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Old 11-20-2012, 01:40 PM   #10
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When you look at the close-up details of this machine, it is very obvious that whoever did the artwork and renditions was a total Corvette FANATIC!

Usually, these days, we expect a 'water-downed' version and less-than-promised, because it's 'good enough', but not these guys! The faithfulness rendered to the C1's, C2's, C3's and the C4's is amazing!


Check out the factory LT-1, with the correct hood and just as nice, is the Callaway twin-turbo C4 right behind it! How friggin' cool is that, even the scoops and front bumper are correct!
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90's LT5 motor done correctly!

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I own a 95' C4 in Torch Red and know it well. They got the shape exactly right, including the wide square exhaust tips!

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Hell, look real close and they squeezed the factory C4 Mobil 1 Corvette Challenge race cars in the top corner!

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So who's gonna win this race? The GS or the ZR-1?

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Awesome details!
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When you look at the close-up details of this machine, it is very obvious that whoever did the artwork and renditions was a total Corvette FANATIC!

Usually, these days, we expect a 'water-downed' version and less-than-promised, because it's 'good enough', but not these guys! The faithfulness rendered to the C1's, C2's, C3's and the C4's is amazing!


Check out the factory LT-1, with the correct hood and just as nice, is the Callaway twin-turbo C4 right behind it! How friggin' cool is that, even the scoops and front bumper are correct!
Click the image to open in full size.


90's LT5 motor done correctly!

Click the image to open in full size.

I own a 95' C4 in Torch Red and know it well. They got the shape exactly right, including the wide square exhaust tips!

Click the image to open in full size.

Hell, look real close and they squeezed the factory C4 Mobil 1 Corvette Challenge race cars in the top corner!

Click the image to open in full size.


So who's gonna win this race? The GS or the ZR-1?

Click the image to open in full size.

Awesome details!
Is it for sale?
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Thanks for the awesome basis for a news post! Made my day...

http://www.corvetteonline.com/news/b...-pinball-game/

I can't decide what I like better in this picture: The game, the C4, or the model's "mom jeans"...

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Old 11-20-2012, 07:55 PM   #13
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Way cool , thanks for the pics!
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Look like it's in great shape. Have a few myself but have never seen a corvette machine that nice.
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My other hobby is pinball and I finally found a really nice Corvette pinball machine. Its not a C3 but its a keeper! Some pics here:

http://www.flickr.com/photos/24511595@N05/
Hey.. Same hobby here. Ran out of room and bought a Corvette.

http://www.twoplays25.com/gameroom.html

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