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Old 08-04-2003, 01:57 AM
mattyG mattyG is offline
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Default Expected winrate from defective coin slot machine??

I was playing tonight on 50 cent (two coin max) slot machine in Hammond, Indiana..after putting one coin in by hand, I was consistenly having two coins registered for play...with only one coin in!!If the coin did not register for two coins and I inserted another it would be returned after spin. I know the payout on these machines is approximately 92.6%..please tell me if I am only paying for half of the max coin-in which I was paid out on, what is the expected it as simple as multiplying by two?I made $190.00 in two hours and no, I did not rig the machine [img]/images/graemlins/laugh.gif[/img] [img]/images/graemlins/laugh.gif[/img]
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Old 08-04-2003, 10:29 AM
Nottom Nottom is offline
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Default Re: Expected winrate from defective coin slot machine??

In order to extract the max you would need to cash out after each winning spin since the winnings aren't doubled. In that case I would assume that yes the pay out would just be doubled so you should be getting a 185.2% payout on that machine.
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