Ridiculous eBay 'Buy-it-now' and starting bids.

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Re: Ridiculous eBay 'Buy-it-now' and starting bids.

Post by Psy_Free » Sun Jun 23, 2013 2:26 pm



At least the postage is free :roll:
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Re: Ridiculous eBay 'Buy-it-now' and starting bids.

Post by Miles Powerhouse » Mon Jun 24, 2013 12:22 am

Out of curiosity, what's a good price range for Poly-800s? Less than $300?

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Post by fh991586 » Tue Jun 25, 2013 8:59 pm

Considering parting away from:
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Re: Ridiculous eBay 'Buy-it-now' and starting bids.

Post by walkathon » Wed Jun 26, 2013 9:53 pm

that Poly 800 above is lookin' like quite a bargain now ...


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Re: Ridiculous eBay 'Buy-it-now' and starting bids.

Post by sequentialsoftshock » Mon Jul 01, 2013 11:06 pm

$1200 MPC2000 (right, as in, NOT XL)


http://atlanta.craigslist.org/atl/msd/3791044391.html
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Post by fh991586 » Wed Jul 03, 2013 12:40 am

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Post by GameChanger » Thu Jul 04, 2013 4:08 am

Im a big Kawai fan, but really...haha


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Re: Ridiculous eBay 'Buy-it-now' and starting bids.

Post by Walter Ego » Thu Jul 04, 2013 10:04 pm

GameChanger wrote:Im a big Kawai fan, but really...haha

There's one going in Connecticut CL for 250 or 350.
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Post by Solderman » Mon Jul 08, 2013 7:40 pm

walkathon wrote:
Hah! That was a bargain. Fully expanded new in 1996!
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Post by Syn303 » Tue Jul 09, 2013 3:33 pm

Yikes! getting closer to 303 prices on ebay, or seller is just a chancer :roll:

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Re: Ridiculous eBay 'Buy-it-now' and starting bids.

Post by elsquirrel » Sat Jul 13, 2013 3:08 pm

Got to be a typo. Otherwise perhaps the most ridiculous yet?


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Post by megamanx » Sat Jul 13, 2013 7:38 pm

unless the typo added two extra zeros..

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Re: Ridiculous eBay 'Buy-it-now' and starting bids.

Post by Hybrid88 » Thu Jul 18, 2013 2:55 pm

elsquirrel wrote:Ms-20 mini.....$1000

http://www.gumtree.com.au/s-ad/beaumont ... 1023912189
^ da fark??!? :?

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