In February I got a non-descript email about a private owner looking to sell a couple of arcade games. I always look forward to these emails, but this one in particular soon unraveled to be more than the average Joe looking to sell a Pac-man. It was a short story about a father who used to be employed at the Bally / Midway plant in Franklin Park and had brought his work home with him nearly 25 years ago.
Short and sweet – I picked up a nearly complete Atari Pole Position arcade game this week in Indianapolis. If you are in the surrounding suburbs and looking to purchase an arcade cabinet for a mame project, hybrid arcade game, or restoration please get in touch with me. (more…)