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Re: The "Hey, look what I added to my collection!" thread

Unread postby Räpylätassu » Sun May 28, 2017 4:36 pm  

Wow. That looks pretty cool! Any idea about the age of the deck?

I did found their website online. If they still use this deck, maybe they would be willing to sell brand new ones...? :D
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Re: The "Hey, look what I added to my collection!" thread

Unread postby jerichoholic » Mon May 29, 2017 7:14 am  

Well the info card has the year 1995, I believe, on it, so not likely.
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Re: The "Hey, look what I added to my collection!" thread

Unread postby shermjack » Mon May 29, 2017 7:16 am  

Awesome find, Victor! A very nice deck indeed...interesting that you found it for the Sky Dancer Casino as Dazzleguts posted a deck with the same courts for Casino Regina in the North America thread of Worldwide Time Machine.

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Roope, if they are still are using them, I doubt you could get an unused deck, but you could probably get a used one with the corners rounded off like Victor's. I am definitely interested in finding a deck as I like those courts :ugdance:
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Re: The "Hey, look what I added to my collection!" thread

Unread postby dazzleguts » Mon May 29, 2017 7:05 pm  

My Casino Regina deck came in a plain Gemaco box instead of a casino box, and it was unused. I had a second one that I sold so they don't seem too rare. Both were thrift store finds here in Canada. They have an interesting almost pebbled surface that glides very well.

From what I remember when I first found and researched this deck there were a few different First Nations casinos that used this court pattern. The pattern itself is called Arrowhead due to the spade ace.

Will we be seeing more of this collection?
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Re: The "Hey, look what I added to my collection!" thread

Unread postby Mike Ratledge » Mon May 29, 2017 9:43 pm  

Nice one, Victor!

For anyone who doesn't know - Canada uses "First Nation" where in the states we say "Native American" or American Indian.
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Re: The "Hey, look what I added to my collection!" thread

Unread postby jerichoholic » Tue May 30, 2017 10:35 pm  

Thanks guys and yes you are right Mike.
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Re: The "Hey, look what I added to my collection!" thread

Unread postby CBJ » Mon Jun 12, 2017 3:48 pm  

This thread gets way less traffic since it's been moved.... can we move it back??


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Re: The "Hey, look what I added to my collection!" thread

Unread postby MagikFingerz » Mon Jun 12, 2017 9:05 pm  

CBJ wrote:This thread gets way less traffic since it's been moved.... can we move it back??


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So... you're asking if we can give YOUR thread preferential treatment? :mrgreen:

Seriously though, this is the correct section for it. And the less we put in New & Custom, the more traffic other sections (like this one) will get.
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