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  1. MKelley

    MKelley Aug 21, 2012

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  2. cicindela

    cicindela Steve @ ΩF Staff Member Aug 21, 2012

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    Well I do, more target practice.
     
  3. SpikiSpikester

    SpikiSpikester @ ΩF Staff Member Aug 21, 2012

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    dsio Ash @ ΩF Staff Member Aug 21, 2012

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    Former communist assholes and their pocket watch knockoffs
     
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  5. ulackfocus

    ulackfocus Aug 21, 2012

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    As long as there are enough suckers to support them, these franken masters will keep slinging this schlock.
     
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  6. dsio

    dsio Ash @ ΩF Staff Member Aug 21, 2012

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    I just want to know what it'll take for eBay to ban this idiot
     
  7. SpikiSpikester

    SpikiSpikester @ ΩF Staff Member Aug 21, 2012

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    At least he makes it clear it's a converted pocket watch, which is more than a lot of them do.
     
  8. kyle L

    kyle L Grasshopper Staff Member Aug 21, 2012

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    I'm always amazed at what these things sell for. ::confused2::
     
  9. dsio

    dsio Ash @ ΩF Staff Member Aug 21, 2012

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    Thing is he really doesn't, its one line and he sneaks it into the middle of a giant slab of text that people overlook while viewing the pictures, and in several other places he calls it "original" and a "wristwatch". That statement is purely there to get him out of paypal claims after people discover they paid good money for a dud
     
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  10. SpikiSpikester

    SpikiSpikester @ ΩF Staff Member Aug 21, 2012

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    Agreed & I don't condone it. People should read descriptions carefully & we all know that often they don't. But my point is that at least he actually says it somewhere, instead of not at all.
     
  11. SpikiSpikester

    SpikiSpikester @ ΩF Staff Member Aug 21, 2012

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    ...funnily enough I was thinking it was an example of free market capitalism in it's rawest form :)
     
  12. cicindela

    cicindela Steve @ ΩF Staff Member Aug 21, 2012

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    ;) Yes there is a lot of caveat emptor to it.
     
  13. ulackfocus

    ulackfocus Aug 21, 2012

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    Half of them don't "sell" unless you count the shill outbidding the honest fools. You'd be surprised how many times one of these can "sell" and then be relisted, only to "sell" and be relisted, and again, and again. I watched member wandolec do this with a "RARE JAEGER LECOULTRE" that had a Chinese dragon dial at least 5 times.
     
  14. gatorcpa

    gatorcpa ΩF InvestiGator Staff Member Aug 21, 2012

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    What do you expect when he's the winning "bidder" on his own auctions? :p

    Here's what eBay should do to sellers like this: :whipped:

    Here's how eBay treats them: ::money::

    gatorcpa
     
  15. MKelley

    MKelley Aug 21, 2012

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    Exactly:eek:
     
  16. SpikiSpikester

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  17. dsio

    dsio Ash @ ΩF Staff Member Aug 23, 2012

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    In other words, the dial was ratshit and I threw it in the bin which is why it no longer has one
     
  18. MKelley

    MKelley Aug 23, 2012

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  19. cicindela

    cicindela Steve @ ΩF Staff Member Aug 23, 2012

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    Funny , the only great engineering being shown is the keys works. :rolleyes: