Category Archives: Space Shuttle

Progress on Space Shuttle Pinball Playfield Swap – 4/23/2014

I made some more progress on the Space Shuttle playfield swap tonight and almost completed the lower part of the underside. At this point the flippers, kickers, ball through feeder and ball save mechanisms are done, and many of the switches and … Continue reading

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Upgraded Space Shuttle Pinball Flippers

Flippers are one of the most important part of any pinball machine – if the flippers aren’t strong and snappy, no one will enjoy playing the game. Over the years, Williams improved the design of the flippers. While I’m rebuilding them … Continue reading

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Started Space Shuttle Cabinet Reassembly

I finished cleaning up the coin door, similar to how I did the side rails a while back. Nothing particularly interesting to report other than it took quite a bit of elbow grease, and that purple scotchbrite pads worked much … Continue reading

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Transferred Space Shuttle Pinball Wiring Harness From Old to New Playfield

I worked some more on the Space Shuttle playfield swap this weekend and reached another milestone! The playfield wiring harnesses have been transferred over from the old playfield to the new one. First, in preparation for the transfer, I finally … Continue reading

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