Skip to content


Related Config File Sections:

A kickback mechanism is a type of autofire coil that kicks the ball back into play, typically located in an outlane. It is often paired with a ball_save to compensate for missed kickbacks.

TODO: Add a picture of a kickback

This is an example:

    number: 5
    number: 7
    default_pulse_ms: 15
    coil: c_kickback
    switch: s_kickback
    active_time: 5s
    enable_events: kickback_ac_kickback_fired
    auto_launch: true
    balls_to_save: 1

Monitorable Properties

For dynamic values and conditional events, the prefix for kickbacks is device.kickbacks.(name).


: Boolean (true/false) which shows whether this kickback is enabled.

Something missing or wrong? You can fix it!

This website is edited by people like you! Is something wrong or missing? Is something out of date, or can you explain it better?

Please help us! You can fix it yourself and be an official "open source" contributor!

It's easy! See our Beginner's guide to editing the docs.

Page navigation via the keyboard: < >

You can navigate this site via the keyboard. There are two modes:

General navigation, when search is not focused:

  • F , S , / : open search dialog
  • P , , : go to previous page
  • N , . : go to next page

While using the search function:

  • Down , Up : select next / previous result
  • Esc , Tab : close search
  • Enter : go to highlighted page in the results