THE UNOBTANIATE

Icon

Porsche News Bits Brought To You By Unobtanium Inc

Porsche Pinball

I saw one of these for sale on Craigslist. It was described as,
Porsche Themed Pinball, so I had to go see. It is actually pretty cool. One the main display is a 911 racing a 356 Speedster, not much of a race really, but still cool to see illuminated.


The pinball machine is called Checkpoint and was made in 1991 by Data East. It’s only claim to fame in the pinball world is it had the FIRST dot matrix display (DMD) ever used on a pinball machine. I guess the pinball geeks see the significance of this.
It is cool that is has a 356 and several 911’s. If you are looking for something else cool to put in the corner of the garage, grab yourself a Checkpoint!
—Adam

Advertisements

Filed under: Uncategorized

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s

%d bloggers like this: