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Richard Raven, Thomas Miner, Jay Stone: Gaming machine information, communication and display system. Bally Gaming International, Jenner & Block, July 4, 1995: US05429361 (861 worldwide citation)

An information and communication system permits communication between gaming machines and a central control system and between a player or operator and a central control system. The system includes a central data processor, a control unit for each gaming machine within the system which is in communi ...


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Richard Schneider, Jay Stone, Thomas Miner: Stepping motor driven reel mechanism having an encoder means integrally formed on the motor: apparatus and method. Casino Data Systems, Bernhard Kreten, November 24, 1998: US05839957 (59 worldwide citation)

A reel mechanism for use in a gaming machine including an integrally formed stepping motor/encoder assembly operatively coupled to a rotatable reel having an annular row of various symbols which are to be sequentially displayed in a visual field. The stepping motor/encoder assembly includes an integ ...