This is so cool. Jeremy Williams takes old pinball machine playfields and figured out a cheap way to light them up without them having to be connected to the pinball machine itself. His creation is called Airfield and it’s based on an Arduino board with telephone cables and LED lights. If you don’t have a pinball [...]
I really want to one day own my own pinball machine. For now, I guess I should visit Pins and Needles in LA.
Remember WIRED’s video tour of the Stern Pinball factory? It’s the last pinball manufacturer in the world and now it looks like The Verge has gotten a tour and taste of the place as well in this post showing tons of photos of what it’s like to make pinball machines day in and day out. [...]
WIRED has a post looking into the last standing pinball machine creator on earth. The company, called Stern Pinball, makes only about a handful of new machines every year and each sells for about $4500 brand new. I’ve always wanted a pinball machine in my home and I hope that this company is still around [...]