Snake the game too hard and it will tilt. On most games,
you forfeit the ball in
play.On older machines, if you tilt, you forfeit the
Some machines have a switch that gives you several options:
choosing whether the tilt will cost you only one ball
or the entire games; choosing to disable the tilt entirely;
or choosing one or two tilt “warnings,” often a sound
that resembles a groan or a growl, before the game tilts.
The tilt “warning” option can add a lot of fun to a
game, enabling you to give the game a good shove when
you need to get the ball out of a problem area, without
tilting the game.
出典:Bernard Bear Kamoroff,“Pinball
Machine - Care and Maintenance,”Bell