Pinball Restoration and Repair Services

TPinball Sharkhe Pinball Shark in-shop restoration and repair services are now available. Make your game look and play like new! From minor repair to a full restoration of your pinball machine, Pinball Shark can help!

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Data East Laser War

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Here’s a game you don’t see that often. It’s a Data East Laser War from 1987. It was Data East’s first game and it’s a very good one. Some might be turned off by the 80′s hair and Laser Tag … Continue reading

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Williams Whirlwind Shopped Out

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“Feel the power of the wind!” with Williams Whirlwind. I just finished a complete shop out and refurb of this great game. Here’s what was done. – Playfield, plastics, ramps and apron were cleaned and waxed. – All new rubber … Continue reading

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Gottlieb Target Alpha Full Restore is Done!

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The Target Alpha project is finished. It was a complete restoration by Pinball Pimp and myself. My role in this restoration was to clear coated the playfield and completely go through the electronics and mechanics to make it rock solid … Continue reading

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Addams Family Pinball Machine Serviced

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Just finished up cleaning, shopping and repairing a 1992 Bally Addams Family. Addams Family is the number 1 selling pinball machine of all time. This one needed some TLC to get it back up and running properly. This is what … Continue reading

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Data East Time Machine Alive and Kicking

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Here’s another game Pinball Shark has brought back from the dead. Dropped off in pieces, it took a bit of work to resurrect this baby, but it was worth it. Time Machine is nostalgic of not only the 80′s (it … Continue reading

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STTNG Battle Damaged Borg Ship Painted

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Recently, I was contacted by Treasure Cove who was in need of a painted Borg ship for one of their restorations. To speed things along, I shipped out one of my completed ships in exchange for a stock one. Before … Continue reading

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Finished Gottlieb Target Alpha Clear Coat

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I recently finished clear coating a Gottlieb Target Alpha for a complete restoration in the works by Pinball Pimp. This playfield was brought to me already touched up and prepped. I sprayed one coat of Shopline automotive clear and let … Continue reading

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Pinball Shark now on Twitter

I now have a Twitter account. So follow me for the latest posts.

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Stern Sea Witch Before & After Photos

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A few months ago, I picked up a 1980 Stern Sea Witch that was in need of TLC and much needed help. The MPU was missing. The sound board was inoperable.  The driver board had locked up transistors. The power … Continue reading

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Funhouse Playfield Wet Sand & Polish

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A client dropped off this reproduction Funhouse playfield from High Class Pinballs in Germany that needed some help. It’s a very nice reproduction, but had a few flaws. Mainly a couple of bumps in the clear coat right between the … Continue reading

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