Coin Pusher pokies machines also known as quarter pushers are considered good pokies machines to buy as an investment because they need low maintenance. Also these machines can be a great business for convenience stores, arcades, truck stops, gas stations because of their attractive designs. These best quality machines cost about $1300 and it is important that you only buy high quality new machines so that you do not experience outages or repairs.
You will also need coin counters and equipment for counting and bagging the coins for deposit, which will cost you about another $1,000. Pokies expert believe that these machine will generate about $200 a week in profits, with some operators even earning as much as $1,000 a week if they are kept in a good location. These pokies machines need only 10 square feet of space and installation is not a problem at all.
Few tips if you buy a coin pusher pokies machines
If you are ready to purchase a used or new coin pusher pokies machine then here are the few tips to consider.
Place these machines in a good location so that it can be seen so as to prevent tampering or cheating such as shaking the machine. Almost all machines have an audible alarm and a trap door to prevent coins from being shaken out but for the alarm to be effective there needs to be someone present to hear it.
Also check whether you are legally entitled to have these machines in your area or location as some places have restrictions. You can check with local authorities to find out what, if any, restrictions exist in your area. The most common restriction is that you may not be able to play real coins or pay out real coins. In that case you would be able to use tokens instead of coins. You can exchange the winner’s tokens for trade or small gifts instead of cash. You could also load up the playing field with gift items like watches or MP3 players.
The machines need a floor space of about three feet wide and two feet deep. The location should be visible to store personnel and also easily seen by potential customers.
It should be easier to have the change or token availability. You should have a change machine or token dispenser mounted in the machine or on the wall near the machine. If the player runs out of coins you want it to be convenient for them to get more coins and continue playing.
Remember players can control coin placement by moving the slide and also can stop the tray with the “stop” button and these machines are designed to push prizes, as well as, coins.
If you decide to buy a machine you should avoid used machines. Buy a new machine from a reputable dealer with at least a one year warranty. You can find a dealer online and it may cost you $1200 and $2000 depending on features, options and the quality of the machine. These machines provide a great return for a small investment of money and floor space. So from experts opinion it is no harm to go for coin pusher pokies machine on sale.
Best place to get these coin pusher machines is Ebay that sells new and old machines as well.