Monthly Archives: July 2013

Marquee Light Now Working (Confirmed “390-5638-1E” == FG-1E)

The starter ballast arrived today in the form of the FG-1E florescent tube Glow Lamp that I hope is a direct replacement for the Sega part “390-5638-1E” mentioned in the back of the Blast City manual. As you can see … Continue reading

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Getting The Marquee Light Working Again (tracking down odd starter ballasts)

When I got the cab one of the few things I knew didn’t work at all (possibly the only thing that was actually faulty) was the marquee light.  Not the “Vs” display or the “Winner” lights, those are fine.  It’s … Continue reading

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Replacing The Control Panel (Not as Simple as it Sounded)

About a month back I realized that the restoration job on the original control Panel I got with the cab was a mammoth job.  After getting the thing unscrewed (some of the bolts were so rusty they had to be … Continue reading

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