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How to change direction of pitching arm on machine?


Have you contacted Iron Mike yet. Most small a/c motors only go in one direction. Need more info. Was it was working correctly, then changed? Or did you buy it used this way? If the machine is NOT turned off in the correct position, then restarted quickly, it will run backwards and jam up the chain. You may need a new motor. email me if needed, Steve Manookian Pitching machine repair, Los Angeles area, stevemanook@gmail.com

Nov 26, 2015 | Iron Mike MP-5 Pitching Machine

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Pitching Tips


Hold A and B buttons to throw a 'splitter' ball. This ball is difficult to hit and strikes out people because it's aimed at their feet.

How To Throw A Strike-Out Pitch:

Hold down the 2 button, and the left or right button (not at the same time) to throw a strike-out ball. For instance, if you hold down the 2 button, the pitch will be low and harder for the batter to hit.

How To Get A Red Bat:

Hold the A, 1, and 2 buttons while the screen is loading, and your bat will turn red.

How To Pitch Underhand:

Hold down the 2 button to throw an underhand ball. Switch back to pitching overhand by pressing the 1 button.

on Jan 01, 2011 | Video Game Consoles & Games

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BASEBALL TIPS


How to Throw A Fast Ball:

Hold down the 2 button to make the ball travel at 72 mph.

How To Throw A Curve Ball:

Hold down the 'A' button and pitch. Hold down the A and B buttons. This will throw a curve ball.

on Jan 01, 2011 | Video Game Consoles & Games

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How do I adjust Iron Mike pitching machine? Throwing too high, lobbing the ball?


Sounds like many small problems. Have you contacted Iron Mike yet. Need more info. Was it was working correctly, then changed? Or did you buy it used this way?
email me if needed, Steve Manookian Pitching machine repair, Los Angeles area, stevemanook@gmail.com

Jun 23, 2015 | Iron Mike Baseball & Softball

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How do I change the direction that the arm travels on an Iron Mike Machine?


Iron Mike Pitching machines can be configured for baseball, fast pitch & slow pitch softball.

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Need wiring diagram for Iron Mike pitching machine


Contact Master Pitching Machine at 800-878-8228 and request an owner's manual to be emailed to you.

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I have a 2 wheel combo pitcher and when i drop the ball into the shoot it just bobbles around.It will not throw it


You most likely need to use medium grade sandpaper and use it one the tires. They need to be sanded down in order for the machine to shoot the balls out.

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I need written instructions for EA Sports MVP Baseball for Gamecu


hope these are the right ones


MVP Baseball 2005



BATTING
Z Button Z + A Button = Square to Bunt (release to pull back)
A Button Swing

BASERUNNING
Control Pad Steal / Choose base destination (press toward base you are trying to steal)
Slide Refer to EA SPORTS Big Play Control in Gameplay below.
C Stick Left/Right = Increase/decrease leadoff.
X Button Control runner at 1st
B Button Control runner at 3rd
Y Button Control runner at 2nd
L Button Advance/stop all runners
Z Button Advance/stop all runners
R Button Retreat runner
PITCHING
Control Stick Choose pitch location.
A Button Throw a pitch
X Button Throw a pitch
B Button Throw a pitch
Y Button Throw a pitch
White Button (press and hold) + Directional Pad Up/Down (Left/Right to toggle between bullpens and dugouts) = View Bullpen/Dugout menu
R Button Throw a pitch
L Button + X, B or Y = Pickoff attempt. L + A = Pitchout. L + Control Pad Down = Intentionally hit the batter. L + Control Pad Up = Intentionally walk a batter.
Z Button (Hold) + Control Pad Up/Down = Choose infield/outfield alignment (before pitch). Left/Right to choose a category. Z Button (hold) + C Stick Left/Right = View pitch history, to toggle at bats. Z Button + Control Pad Up/Down = View Bullpen/Dugout menu (Left/Right to toggle between bullpens and dugouts).

FIELDING
Control Stick Move fielder
C Stick EA SPORTS Big Play Control
A Button Throw to home (press and hold to power up, release to throw)
X Button Throw to 1st (press and hold to power up, release to throw)
B Button Throw to 3rd (press and hold to power up, release to throw)
Y Button Throw to 2nd (press and hold to power up, release to throw)
R Button Throw to the cut-off man


GamePlay:

EA SPORTS PURE SWING SYSTEM:

The Strike zone is divided into nine colored squares. Red squares mark the batter's hot zones. Blue squares are the batter's cold zones. Clear squares are neutral for the batter.

Take unprecedented control at the plate by moving the Control Stick during your swing.

-The results of your swing depend on your timing, the location of the pitch, and the direction you move the Control Stick.
-For the best results, move the Control Stick towards the location of the pitch.
-To hit the ball in the air, move the Control Stick Diagonal Up-Left / Up / Diagonal Up-Right while swinging. This increases the chances of hitting a fly ball, but also increases your chances of missing the ball if the pitch isn't up in the zone.
-To hit the ball on the ground, move the Control Stick Diagonal Left-Down / Down / Diagonal Right-Down while swinging. Keep in mind that high pitches are very difficult to hit on the ground.
-To hit the ball to the left, move the Control Stick Diagonal Left- Down / Left / Diagonal Up-Left while swinging. For the best results, use this when the pitch is coming in on the left side of the plate.
-To hit the ball to the right, move the Control Stick Diagonal Right-Down / Right / Diagonal Up-Right while swinging. For the best results, use this when the pitch is coming in on the right side of the plate.

TO THROW A PITCH:

1. Press and hold the button that corresponds to the pitch you want to throw. The bar inside the pitch meter begins moving.
2. Release the pitch button when the bar reaches the end of the pitch meter. The closer your release point is to the end of the meter, the more effective the pitch is.
3. Press the pitch button again when the bar is within the green accuracy zone near the beginning of the pitch cycle to determine the pitch's accuracy.
-The effect of a bad pitch depends on the type of pitch. For example, ineffective fastballs are slower than normal, and less effective breaking pitches are flatter.
-If a pitcher misses the green accuracy zone by a considerable amount, an indicator (red for hot zone, blue for cold zone, yellow for ball, white for neutral) appears to tip off the batter to the location of the pitch.


PITCH SELECTION

Your pitcher's pitch selection appears on-screen. Not all pitchers have the same arsenal of pitches. A pitcher's four-seam fastball is always assigned to A Button. The remaining pitches are assigned to X, B, Y and R Button (though not all pitchers have five pitches).

FIELDING

-If you power up the throw into the red zone, you throw harder, but less accurately, which could result in an error.
-If you select to throw to either a base or the cut-off man before the ball arrives, the fielder begins his throw immediately upon receiving the ball.

NOTE: The CPU automatically adjusts your defensive alignment based on the situation. However, you can override this by choosing the infield and outfield alignments yourself.


EA SPORTS BIG PLAY CONTROL:

Using the all-new EA SPORTS Big Play Control, you can climb the fence to rob home runs, make spectacular diving catches, slide around tags, and more.

FIELDING:

- To dive or stretch for a ball just out of your reach, move the C Stick Left/Right toward the ball.
-To climb the wall to snag a would-be home run or jump for a ball over your head, move the C Stick Up.
-To make a sliding catch, move the C Stick Down as the ball approaches.

BASERUNNING
Timing is the key to a perfect slide. Use EA SPORTS Big Play Control to create havoc on the base paths.

C Stick:
Up = Head-first slide
Diagonal Up-Left/Up-Right = Head-first slide to the left/right side of the bag
Down = Pop-up slide
Diagonal Down-Right/Down-Left = Hook slide to the right/left side of the bag
Up = Dislodge ball from catcher.

May 19, 2009 | EA Sports MVP Baseball 2005 for GameCube

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Agitator does not move but activates high pitch buzz


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Steam Button


Hi,

Your iron pump is faulty the high pitched sound is normal.


Rdgs
Alan

Nov 27, 2007 | Rowenta Perfect Iron

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