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by Allen K
Mon Aug 27, 2012 3:06 pm
Forum: Claw and Order
Topic: Would you rather
Replies: 15
Views: 5867

Re: Would you rather

Do they provide service / repair? That'd be awesome because sometimes parts for these things are very difficult to find. Glad you have a place so close to you!
Greyhoundrox19 wrote:All of the machines are 100 % working except the treasure chests dba, and they all are in prestine shape overall inside and out.
by Allen K
Mon Aug 27, 2012 12:29 pm
Forum: Claw and Order
Topic: Would you rather
Replies: 15
Views: 5867

Re: Would you rather

That's awesome if you can pick one up locally... could save you a lot on shipping. Definitely a good idea to check it out and make sure it's exactly what you want. $600-$700 is a good price, if it's in decent shape... if it has a (working) bill acceptor, even better! There is a local used arcade gam...
by Allen K
Mon Aug 27, 2012 7:53 am
Forum: Claw and Order
Topic: Would you rather
Replies: 15
Views: 5867

Re: Would you rather

Ha... that's a exactly why the machine I have right now was made in the late 70s. I wanted an older style machine that was similar to the one I grew up playing as a child :) The one in my arcade growing up was a clean-sweep, so if I ever get one, it'd probably be reminiscent of that, for nostalgia r...
by Allen K
Mon Aug 27, 2012 7:50 am
Forum: Claw and Order
Topic: Hello!
Replies: 1
Views: 1592

Re: Hello!

Hi Adam, Welcome! Thanks so much for sharing your story. As you can see, this site is fairly new, so I very much appreciate you stepping in and helping get things started. I made the original tutorials a while ago and took a break, but I've been noticing recently how many people share my passion for...
by Allen K
Thu Aug 23, 2012 9:44 pm
Forum: Claw and Order
Topic: Would you rather
Replies: 15
Views: 5867

Re: Would you rather

I'd say it really depends on your budget... decent new cranes cost $2000 - $3,000 depending on options, so if you have that kind of money, sure... but I think for starters, a decent used crane in $500 - $750 may be better option. Think of it as buying a car when you turn(ed) 16... brand new car is p...
by Allen K
Tue Aug 21, 2012 9:24 pm
Forum: Claw and Order
Topic: Raking
Replies: 2
Views: 1731

Re: Raking

Good tip! Thanks for your contribution ;)
by Allen K
Fri Aug 10, 2012 10:52 pm
Forum: Claw and Order
Topic: Video post rules
Replies: 2
Views: 4098

Video post rules

Feel free to post links to YouTube or other video sources, as long as they're related to claw machines ;) Any inappropriate content will be promptly removed :twisted:
by Allen K
Fri Aug 03, 2012 10:04 am
Forum: Claw and Order
Topic: Welcome to Be The Claw Forum!
Replies: 0
Views: 1208

Welcome to Be The Claw Forum!

Hey! You look like a fellow claw machine addict! Welcome and please make yourself comfortable. Well, not TOO comfortable, this isn't your parents' house. We hope you enjoy everything this site has to offer and always welcome your suggestions. ;) Please note that this site is likely to be visited by ...
by Allen K
Fri Aug 03, 2012 9:56 am
Forum: Contests & Giveaways
Topic: Win of the Week - how to submit your winnings
Replies: 0
Views: 5400

Win of the Week - how to submit your winnings

You're welcome to email a photo of a prize you have won to be considered for "Win of the Week", which will be displayed on the front page of our site. Please email your submissions to winner (at) betheclaw (dot) com and make sure to use "Win of the Week" as your subject line. Along with your photo, ...