Importing USA pins into the UK

chuckychucks

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where is the hack for spike2?

One assumes there must be away into the menu that sets the serial number, hz, type of game etc.
According to the guy i know who makes them, the board i am using in my Kiss for the original Spike can be modded by soldering an extra wire and removing the CN2 plug from the spike 2 board, he can't quite work out at the minute why it's not working on Spike 1 because he does not have a US machine to test with but he told me he had it working on a Beatles game which i believe is Spike 2.
 
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JMP

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for widely available machines US importing is mad. For rare stuff or specific stuff US importing works.

I got lucky with this X-Men.
How much duty are you looking at for the X-Men? I can't work out the import rate/code for importing pins to UK.

Got a rare one I'd like but shipping and duty will probably make it uneconomical.
 

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Yeah it was about 780 for Xmen. I got lucky the day it was measured was the highest the pound had been against the dollar for a while.

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Yeah it was about 780 for Xmen. I got lucky the day it was measured was the highest the pound had been against the dollar for a while.

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:oops: .... I'm still getting a shipping quote but probably wasting my time considering it... pin would probably have to be half the asking price to compensate.