Museum of the Game ®

International Arcade Museum® — Killer List of Videogames®

Try Your Grip

MARQUEE PICTURE NEEDED FOR Try Your Grip - Click for details on how to contribute.


Try Your Grip was produced by Mechanical Trading Co. in 1895.

Mechanical Trading Co. released 3 machines in our database under this trade name, starting in 1895. Mechanical Trading Co. was based in United States.

Other machines made by Mechanical Trading Co. during the time period Try Your Grip was produced include: Automatic Shooting Range, and Try Your Twist


Name Try Your Grip
Developer Mechanical Trading Co. (United States)
Year 1895
Type Arcade
KLOV/MOG # 6223
Sub-Type Strength tester

Try Your Grip KLOV/IAM 5 Point User Score: 0.00 (0 votes)

Personal Impressions and Technical Impressions each account for half of the total score. Within the Personal Impressions category, Like carries a little more weight than the other factors.

Log in to rate this game!

VAPS Arcade/Coin-Op Try Your Grip Census

There are 14,827 members of the Vintage Arcade Preservation Society, 9,504 whom participate in our arcade census project of games owned, wanted, or for sale. Census data currently includes 164,883 machines (6,918 unique titles).

Very rare - There are no known instances of this game owned by one of our active members.

Wanted - No active members have added this machine to their wish list.

Rarity and Popularity independently are not necessarily indications of value. [More Information]

Foto-Finder® (Books)

  1. Automatic Pleasures Costa (ISBN 1870703006) Page: 178; Black and white photo Price guide: No
  2. Bandieten van Dongen (ISBN 9080488410) Page: 180; Color photo

eBay Listings

Click to search eBay for Try Your Grip Arcade machines and related items.

Click to search eBay for Mechanical Trading Co. for machines and parts.

When you click on links below to various merchants on this site and make a purchase, this can result in this site earning a commission. Such revenue helps to fund this site's operations. Affiliate programs and affiliations include, but are not limited to, the eBay Partner Network.

Auction Results

Logged in members can see all related auctions.

Auctions Recap

Year Count Median $ Average $
2016 2 6,300.00 6,300.00
All Years 2 6,300.00 6,300.00


  1. Log in to contribute content to this page
  2. Please consider donating to the International Arcade Museum Library