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    I have a Royal G3 that sells both cans and bottles.  The problem is that, on selection #9 (column 12), which is setup for cans, the column keeps jamming.  If it isn't jammed, it double vends (as if the rod is setup incorrectly, eve...
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    Fellas,I have some questions about hotels and motels.  For those of you who have bulk machines in them. I've been locating my golpher off since going full time. I've tried 2 hotels but have met resistance of the same kind at both places...
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