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

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

Post by space6oy » Wed Jul 04, 2012 10:43 pm

tomorrowstops wrote:Did you guys see the Prophet 600 thats up right now - $2999? Totally beat, broken key, no side panels, dirty. Here's the description:
 
  'A once in a lifetime opportunity to own one of the finest specimens of Sequential Circuits Prophet 600's that I've ever come across! Excellent condition, beautifully maintained and 100% functional through and through! Where are the wood sides you ask? They looked so bad that I figured it would be better to remove them and really let the character of this synth's insides really shine. Please feel free to ask me any questions. Thanks :)'

Almost sounds sarcastic! Check it out -
someone shared it in the other ebay thread, told them it oughta be over here. also you can type out the ebay link, it's just ebay and /ebay each surrounded by [ and ].

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

Post by samuraipizzacat29 » Wed Jul 04, 2012 11:14 pm

Sir Ruff wrote:
OntarioHydro wrote:they are pretty rare and sought after... I wouldn't be shocked if it sold
Eh... they're neither rare or highly sought after. ~$300 is a pretty normal, and fairly conistant price.
normally when sir ruff and I disagree it's because he thinks something is worth less than I.... in this case, there's no way I'd spend more than $200 for that.

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

Post by Sir Ruff » Thu Jul 05, 2012 2:03 am

samuraipizzacat29 wrote:normally when sir ruff and I disagree it's because he thinks something is worth less than I.... in this case, there's no way I'd spend more than $200 for that.
Pretty much.... though I think $200 is actually paid for the one I had. Wish I hadn't sold it; I think I convinced myself I didn't like the envelope shapes or something :?
Do you even post on vse bro?

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

Post by samuraipizzacat29 » Thu Jul 05, 2012 12:25 pm

space6oy wrote:
tomorrowstops wrote:Did you guys see the Prophet 600 thats up right now - $2999? Totally beat, broken key, no side panels, dirty. Here's the description:
 
  'A once in a lifetime opportunity to own one of the finest specimens of Sequential Circuits Prophet 600's that I've ever come across! Excellent condition, beautifully maintained and 100% functional through and through! Where are the wood sides you ask? They looked so bad that I figured it would be better to remove them and really let the character of this synth's insides really shine. Please feel free to ask me any questions. Thanks :)'

Almost sounds sarcastic! Check it out -
someone shared it in the other ebay thread, told them it oughta be over here. also you can type out the ebay link, it's just ebay and /ebay each surrounded by [ and ].
I sent him a funny question, I hope he likes it :) Obviously this is a joke of some sort as all of their products are in good shape, at least somewhat fairly priced (usually around 10-15% over what I'd consider FMV), and their customer service is very good.

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

Post by rschnier » Thu Jul 05, 2012 7:20 pm

The seller might figure he has nothing to lose: People in the know get a laugh out of his sarcastic humor, and people not in the know increase his bank account by $3k.
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Re: Ridiculous eBay 'Buy-it-now' and starting bids.

Post by ninja6485 » Thu Jul 05, 2012 9:43 pm

space6oy wrote:flutes & bongos, eh? :?
"'sup baby. Want to check out my flute and bongos?" *Que mace
This looks like a psychotropic reaction. No wonder it's so popular...

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

Post by fh991586 » Fri Jul 06, 2012 4:51 pm

Future Retro 777 for $2500$?
Simply twice the price...

http://montreal.kijiji.ca/c-acheter-et- ... Z394017023
Available for sale:
-Chamber of Sounds Jupiter III (mk1) & Jupiter T (mk1)
-The Complete DX7- Howard Massey (with original enclosed sounds on soft disks)

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

Post by fh991586 » Sun Jul 08, 2012 9:55 pm

Yeah, I'll definitely add this one to my cart. :lol:
Available for sale:
-Chamber of Sounds Jupiter III (mk1) & Jupiter T (mk1)
-The Complete DX7- Howard Massey (with original enclosed sounds on soft disks)

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

Post by fh991586 » Tue Jul 10, 2012 4:30 am

Linndrum for 1K. When it first appeared for sale 2 days ago, it was listed at $1200. Even if it's a great looking & overhauled unit, not sure it will sell locally:
http://montreal.kijiji.ca/c-acheter-et- ... Z394892276
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-The Complete DX7- Howard Massey (with original enclosed sounds on soft disks)

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

Post by space6oy » Tue Jul 10, 2012 4:34 am

if it doesn't i'd call you canucks cheapos. ;)

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

Post by samuraipizzacat29 » Tue Jul 10, 2012 7:18 pm

the problem with ridiculous ebay listings is that they cause ridiculous craigslist postings.

prophet 600 for $1700. lame.
http://washingtondc.craigslist.org/mld/ ... 79325.html

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

Post by c-level » Tue Jul 10, 2012 7:54 pm

samuraipizzacat29 wrote:the problem with ridiculous ebay listings is that they cause ridiculous craigslist postings.

prophet 600 for $1700. lame.
http://washingtondc.craigslist.org/mld/ ... 79325.html

yep seen that. saw one in philly for 500 the other month....

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

Post by space6oy » Tue Jul 10, 2012 9:07 pm

$1000 BIN for a $500 amp. i have one. :roll:


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

Post by walkathon » Thu Jul 12, 2012 2:08 am



$10k JP-8 asking price, this is a first, yeah?

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