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You may find our services valuable if you have purchased a used automatic scoring system from someone and it didn’t come with all of the parts or any of the required cables or information to properly connect the system. Or if you simply need repairs or replacement parts, we can help you with that too. If we don’t have what you are looking for, we may be able to help you find it. Call us at (904) 701-BOWL to get everything installed, up and running!
Fusion Bowling has wire and cable in stock for bowling center automatic scorekeeping equipment and other associated bowling equipment. We have many cables available as used items, or we can custom make new ones for you to fit your system. We have the tooling, connectivity products, wiring diagrams, and technical information for most AMF & Brunswick systems, as well as several other brands.
We do not generally support older CRT (picture tube) monitors due to changes in the TV industry standards. Everything now is being switched to LCD/LED (flatscreen) technology. In fact, in certain places it has become illegal to install replacement CRT monitors if an equivalent flatscreen technology exists. That being said, we do offer conversion kits to update your older monitors to brand new technology. There are several options available depending on what system you have.
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As the popularity of bowling increases, so does the popularity of custom home bowling alleys. According to research done by the Bowling Proprietors’ Association of America (BPAA), bowling is the number one participatory sport in America. It beats out basketball, golf, billiards, and aerobics. According to the BPAA’s Executive Director, “…there is no sport more inclusive, welcoming and fun and that has an appeal that spans all ages, backgrounds and genders.” It is because of those reasons that many bowling enthusiasts are installing bowling alley in their homes.
Fusion Bowling specializes in the sale and installation of in-home bowling alleys both in the US and around the world. The ideal location for bowling alley equipment in the home is in the basement or on the ground floor. However, depending on the house’s structural engineering, the bowling equipment can also be installed on the upper floors. We work with the homeowner, architect, and contractor throughout the construction period, as well as during the initial planning and design stages, to ensure successful installation of the bowling equipment. The typical components included in our home bowling equipment packages are full-size regulation bowling lanes, reconditioned used Brunswick automatic pinsetter machines, computer scoring system with overhead LCD display monitors, under-lane ball return system, and all the necessary accessories such as house balls and bowling shoes of assorted sizes for guests. The prices of home bowling alleys vary greatly depending on location, types of equipment, optional upgrades, and other factors. enthusiasts are installing bowling alleys in their homes.
Contact Fusion Bowling today for a no-hassle price quote or to simply ask a few questions. We are happy to help! Call 904-701-BOWL (2695) or email firstname.lastname@example.org to take the first step toward installing a bowling alley in your home.
In the race to provide better, more thoughtful amenities for their residents, multi-family developers on the cutting edge are turning to a concept that, surprisingly, has been around for a long time—bowling. Developers with savvy marketing staffs have come to realize that installing a two- or four-lane boutique bowling alley in the clubhouse of their condominium or apartment is a great way to differentiate themselves from the competition in the minds of prospective buyers.
Developers have traditionally felt compelled to include certain amenities in their common area programming simply because of trendiness or because it’s just something they had always done in the past. Sand volleyball courts, for example, initially might seem attractive to prospects touring the property. They evoke images of surf, sun, youth, and eternal summer. But reality sets in when the weather isn’t perfect, or when a large enough group of people can’t be rounded up to participate.
Installing a bowling alley amenity, on the other hand, is a more practical decision. It can especially make sense in regions that get a lot of rain and snow—places where people need indoor recreational opportunities. And it’s easy enough for seniors and children, yet it still provides the physical exercise and competition young adults can enjoy. There’s also the advantage of allowing residents the chance to let their children out of the house, while still being in a safe and secure environment.
The New York Times profiled the private bowling alley that was installed in The Aldyn, a luxury condominium in Manhattan. The article emphasized how unusual amenities, such as bowling alleys, can help you “sell a lifestyle”, as opposed to “selling the building”.
Matt Claxton, VP of Operations at Fusion Bowling, installed two private bowling lanes in the “Q Room” — the common area basement of the hip Chicago high-rise condominium known as 565 Quincy. He said that “this particular developer was looking for a way to set themselves apart, and attract a segment of the condo market—a segment that is searching for something more than just a certain number of bedrooms or square feet. We were able to help them provide that.”