Jersey Jack Pinball Manufacturer Posted 10th August 2020 by Roger England Innovative pinball machines from Chicago Based close to Chicago’s O’Hare Airport, Jersey Jack Pinball has quickly established itself as one of the leading creators of innovative, quality pinball machines in the world. The names of JJP machines reads like a list of timeless blockbusters, including Willy Wonka and the Chocolate Factory, Wizard of Oz, The Hobbit and Pirates of the Caribbean. Founder and owner Jack Guarnieri is so positive about the future of pinball that he recently authorised the relocation of its machine manufacturing from New York to Illinois where the design and engineering divisons are located. We all look forward to seeing new and exciting machines benefiting from this synergy. High specification pinball machines As with many manufacturers, Jersey Jack typically create variations to appeal to different players and budgets (Standard, Limited Edition and Collectors Edition); the higher the spec, the more features and surprises you’ll see on the machines. For example, the Wonkavator Super Ball Lock is a much-loved additional feature only to be found on the higher-specification models. Leading edge design and technology The company has also developed a reputation for creating leading-edge design features. It’s Dialed In! machine even includes a camera to enable taking a selfie whilst playing. It also includes Bluetooth functionality in order for the flippers to be controlled by your smart phone. Where would we be today without smart phones?? Other industry firsts include the use of LED lighting, LCD screens, rich audio and interactive technology. Pinball Heaven were so impressed by this forward-looking approach that we have been exclusive distributors of Jersey Jack machines in the UK since its launch. We look forward to presenting further exciting and challenging new machines in the near future. Jersey Jack Pinball Facts Founded: 2011 Owner Jack Guarnieri Based Illinois, USA Contact Pinball Heaven, Jersey Jack Pinball’s exclusive UK distributor, to discover more about the range of machines available.