Related Config File Sections:
Mission Pinball Framework's (MPF) vari target device represents a switch in a pinball machine. It is a metal arm that pivots under the playfield and awards a scoring value associated with it that changes depending on how hard the ball hits it. Typically the harder the ball hit the more points awarded.
This is a vari-target in a Gottlieb Playball (1971):
Technically, a vari-target has one switch per position and a reset coil to reset the target:
It can reset the target at any position. Either directly after a hit or once it has moved till the end (or never). This is how a vari-target looks fully engaged:
If you got an example config for a vari target please contribute it.
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 Is something out of date, or can you explain it better?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