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 Post subject: Newgy 1040 - jamming
PostPosted: 14 Nov 2016, 00:05 
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Hi all.

Good chance this topic may already be posted but i have not been able to view anything as yet.

Recently picked myself up the newgy 1040. I am having some serious issues getting some playing time. I am not sure if i am using the wtong balls or wrong brand but the robot continuously jams. Forcing me to push through a few balls. Problem is im barely getting time to hit before it jams.

Am i unlucky in getting possibly a poor model?

Is there a particular 40mm branded ball i should be using?

Any obvious trouble shooting would be great

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 Post subject: Re: Newgy 1040 - jamming
PostPosted: 14 Nov 2016, 19:56 
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I suspect it's the balls you're using, as the Newgy robots are usually quite tolerant to slightly bigger balls. If you're using an old 1040, make sure the 40mm switch (on the head) is completely pushed over.

Which balls are you using?

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Hi Dark Night,

Thanks a lot for your response. Apologies for my delay.

I have a combination of Newgy balls and general practice balls. Both of which are 40mm

Been looking high and low at my 1040 and for the life of me cant see any 40mm switch. Possibly mine does not have any.

Could it be the balls i am using.

I cant begin to tell you the frustrations it causes

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Been looking high and low at my 1040 and for the life of me cant see any 40mm switch. Possibly mine does not have any.

Only the (very) old models had a switch, if it was bought new in the last few years it won't have it. If it was bought in the last year or so, it would have been modified for the new 40+ balls.
It sounds like you're just using old celluloid balls though, which should not jam on a 1040, unless they're badly out of shape.

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