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The sensors on the table are lined up but do not respond when the puck goes through. Was wondering if wiring could be an issue

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Clean off the fan and reinstall. Sometimes the motor will automatically shut off as a safety feature. Check the underside of the motor for a reset button. If this reset button has been triggered, your air hockey table should power up just fine after you push the button and pop it in back in.
GOAL CIRCUITS

The upper pair goes to an infrared phototransistor, while the lower right pair goes to an infrared LED. This circuit forms the goal sensor to detect when the puck has landed in the goal. The low-powered phototransistor is amplified through the BC549 NPN transistor, which lights the LED.

The air hockey table has raised edges that allow the puck to reflect off horizontally, and a very smooth, slippery surface that further reduces friction by suspending the puck on a thin cushion of air ejected from tiny vent holes built inside the surface.
SMT`s sensors are built into pucks from Inglasco, the NHL`s puck supplier since 1996. SMT also runs the NHL`s Hockey Information and Tracking System (HITS) scoring system that`s been used since the 2007-08 season.
Interaction with the puck is the main mechanic, and therefore there are some very specific rules about how you can and can`t hit it: most notably, you can`t bring your mallet down on the puck to stop it or drag it. This is called “topping”, and constitutes an immediate foul.
The digital boards allow broadcasts to constantly change which advertisers appear. There are five different “zones” sold to sponsors: behind both nets and all three zones. Ads are sold like commercials, with brands buying 30-second increments, based on the game clock. Every game, teams have 120 increments to program.
Magnetic air hockey works in a similar way to regular air hockey. However, it contains one key difference. Before the start of a game, both players select a couple of areas on the board to magnetize.
The hockey table is Plug & Play powered by the cable that will supply the energy to power the strong airflow of the board. The blower creates an air cushion that will keep the pucks gliding smooth throughout the board. The air hockey table makes a great birthday, Christmas, and holidays gift for kids.
Large puck air hockey tables tend to be more expensive, but this is because they are built to last for years of play, even in a commercial establishment.
Foosball can be loud, but the wood material helps absorb the sound. Meanwhile, air hockey is a fast-paced game played on plastic and metal, which generate a constant clinking noise that rings throughout the union.
Yes, air hockey is a professional sport.
The purpose is to broaden distribution of infrared light emanated from the puck to reach in-venue optical cameras that power NHL Edge, the puck and player tracking system operated by SMT. Light from the puck gets beamed through six tiny tubes or “light pipes” as described by SMT CEO and founder Gerard J.
They`ve created a puck with infrared emitters and use “active tracking,” a set of 10 infrared cameras fixed to the catwalk at the top of an arena, to keep tabs on it. Thirty times a second, data is collected from the puck and “player tags” that are slipped into the backs of players` jerseys.
(c) Kicking the puck shall be permitted provided the puck is not kicked by an attacking player and entered the goal either directly or after deflecting off any player including the goalkeeper .
1. Air hockey was invented between 1962 and 1972 by a group of Brunswick Billiards employees and became an immediate hit. The name Air Hockey is used quite often by all manufacturers, but it is trademarked by Brunswick Billiards.
The ice is only about one inch thick when everything is finished. The official size of an NHL rink is 200 feet long and 85 feet wide. To make an ice sheet with this large surface area requires about 10,600 gallons of water. That`s about half the volume of a one-car garage.
The official term used by the National Hockey League (NHL) is at even strength — abbreviated EV on official scoresheets and goaltenders` individual stats.
(c) A goal shall not be allowed if the following occurs: (1) An attacking player kicks the puck directly into the goal or the kicked puck deflects off any player , including goalkeeper , prior to entering the goal.
The FoxTrax puck-tracking system works by using embedded infrared emitters (and a battery) in the puck and detecting them with a system of ten infrared cameras (your television remote control also uses infrared to communicate with your TV).
In the sport of hockey, players who breathe oxygen, like Oxygen Plus, can enhance their performance and reduce their time to fatigue by a significant amount. A recent study found that oxygen supplementation is beneficial for performance.
Magnets can pull through gases, like air, but they can also pull through solids and even liquids, depending on the strength of the magnet. A magnetic field is the area around the magnet where it can attract or repel things.
No “topping” the puck—this means players cannot lift their mallet and place it over the puck to hold it in place. No touching the puck with hands, arms, or other body parts. Each player is allowed one 10-second time out per round.
Air hockey tables are made of slick surfaces usually made out of plastic. This playing field is surrounded by raised edges that prevent the puck from flying off the table. Each air hockey table is drilled symmetrically with tiny holes across the entire surface, creating an even and frictionless playing field.
(a) A minor penalty shall be assessed to any player on the ice who shoots or throws any portion of their stick or any other object in the direction of the puck or to a teammate.

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Hello there, I have a cadence sensor of which I have been very happy with, however went out in rain and since then it has stopped working, I thought it may have been water logged. On opening sensor it was completely dry inside, the next time I went out there was no reading from the sensor. On pressing reset button and placing a new battery in nothing happened etc with red flashing button, please can you give me some advice as to what i can do I have had the sensor less than 3 months.
Thanks
ANSWER : Contact Garmin, this will be under warranty as it less than a year old.

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Machine will stop adjusting resistance. On start up the machine will usually work. I can go through the calibration procedure and it will calibrate and work normally for 4 or 5 resistance adjustments. It will then stop adjusting. It acts like there is a cable pulled and refuses to adjust, even though I am not getting the warning telling me to “Release cable”
I have modified the wiring harness so that the wires do not fall off from the stepper motor, so this is not the problem. If I shut the machine down and leave it for several minutes, it will come back and work normal again… for a while. I am wondering if there is a problem with the sensors that are detecting a cable pull? Is there a way to disable those sensors to see if that is the problem
ANSWER : I would think that your problem has possibly to do with a faulty power supply, component, see to my mind it is a thermal problem as it heats up,it goes faulty? The Voltage changes and it goes out of spec.. When left to cool, it then is OK… Usually, & from my experience this is a thermal problem. To see obtain some Freeze Spray, from radio Shack or similar,and spray components on the main power board, and others too, use it on any large heat sinked components and see if when you do this the fault clears. Then replace that component(s).

Or as you suggest the sensors that feed the inputs maybe with sensors though one has little option but to replace them and see if this clears the problem.

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I HAVE A YORK STELLAR PLUS,MODEL PEUDD12N09501C 15 YEARS OLD. THE AIR INDUCTION MOTOR RUNS FOREVER. THE AIR INDUCTION MOTOR COMES ON , THE THE THERMOSTAT CALLS FOR GAS, THE IGNITOR LIGHTS THE GAS, FURNACE HEATS UP AND THEN THE LIMITER SHUTS OFF THE GAS BEFORE THE BLOWER COMES ON AND THEN THE AIR INDUCTION MOTOR RUNS, AND RUNS TILL THE DUCT WORK IS VIBRATING. THEN OTHER TIME THE FURNACE WORKS RIGHT THROUGH THE HEAT CYCLE JUST LIKE IT WAS DESIGNED TO.
ANSWER : This flame is not likely going off on a high limit due to clogged filters as suggested previously because the unit goes off on safety before the blower comes on. If it works sometimes and not others it is most likely a flame sense issue or an electronic problem. If the boards logic tells the inducer to keep running if it thinks the flame is lost this may be your clue. You can attempt to find the red LED trouble light on the circuit board(or in burner compartment) and this may tell you exactly what the problem is but you may need to tape the door interlock switch so you don’t loose the code when you open the blower compartment. You can clean flame sensor with very fine sandpaper or steel wool but replacement is usually the best.

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My swimming pool. I have just had my fifth IC 40 Intellichlor chlorine generator installed in 4 years at a cost of over $900 today. Each one has worked for no more than 8 months. The first three were replaces under three year warranty, the fourth by a factory rep and I bought the fifth today. The first three all failed with Flow Chk PCB error message. The fourth just stopped working on Sunday, no power or lights. A local Pentair warranty person, whom I paid a Service Call, unplugged the unit, opened the small power center cover, showed me the green light indicating that there was power, plugged in a new IC 40 which worked immediately (as did the other four). I asked if I should replace the power center and he said that it’s basically just a transformer and is working fine. We do get occasional power blips that make the clocks on microwaves, etc blink, but I thought that the power center essentially isolates the cell from these. I do have a Florida Power and Light surge protector on the electrical box that brings power into the house. I have now talked to the pool builder, two Pentair warranty repairmen and one factory rep. I am at a loss. They all tell me they have no idea why these units fail after less than a year. This last IC 40 was installed 3/24/2010, version 2.0 and now failed in less than 5 months. Should I replace the power center that the IC 40 plugs into. Any other suggestions. I have been told that this is the best chlorinator. I don’t want to keep replacing units. By the way, each unit had been spotless inside. I keep the water chemicals and salt levels at ideal levels. The units have never worked long enough to get dirty inside. The power center is connected to an Intellitouch control system outside with an indoor control panel. Last time I called Pentair North Carolina and got some smart alec tech person that had no suggestions. Please Help if you can.
ANSWER : I’ve had the same experiance. On my fifth one as well. Fail every year. No idea why.

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Pro-form 930i, 2003 model, after not used for 30 days, left plugged-in, will not work. Recalibration efforts with Pro-form didnot work. When unplugged/replugged console shows all 888s for a second, otherwise shows 2 different sets of numbers, 1 all zeros except incline which is 0.5 and the fan works with this, 2 a set of different numbers like 10 and 100, etc. and the fan does not work with these numbers. Thanks for any help you can be.
ANSWER : There is a main processor thst controls all the fuctions, and if you unplug it from the wall for 40Min., it should reset back to normal.

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I have a wildwood le 25bhbs and the only towing lights working are my signal lights. can’t get running lights or brake lights to work. I saw where it looked like the towing harness may have been pinched. So I repaired that, but, they still do not work. Any ideas? Is there a fuse somewhere I need to check? Do I need to hook the trailer up to my trailer hitch before they will work? Is there a wiring diagram or repair manual somewhere I can get? Any help would be greatly appreciated. Thank you.
ANSWER : There should be an inline fuse, check that first.

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Yes, please advise where I can get replacement parts for our Stanley Cup Regent Air Hockey Table. I emailed them and Hedstrom has taken over Regent Sports ( Gone out of business ) and has only limited parts. Of course they don’t have the part I need, which is a Goal Sensor. It’s part #22 on model # 50457, any help would be Greatly Appreciated.
Thanks..!
ANSWER : Were you able to find this part? I need one as well. It looks simple enough to just make a new one with a few parts from Radio Shack.

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