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Post Posted: Thu Nov 16, 2006 8:36 am 
 

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Alan has just lost the distiction of being the person from the forum with the highest bid ever on an L3. :?  Why????




lol!! holy feck $139.50!!!



oh btw my L3 many moons ago was $73 so that wasnt THAT bad, specially not these days :D



hey lance, i have a box set in my store for less than that L3 chummer :D



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Post Posted: Tue Nov 21, 2006 2:13 am 
 

Sorry about another ebay question . . . if you all could look at pages 17 or 18 of this thread; there is a link to an auction for 109 or so modules (eventually went for over $1200.00 on a last-minute snipe against cougarrinard, for once!).  I noticed looking at the bid history that one of the bids was by a bidder who had "no longer a registered user" next to his/her name.  Unless this happened after the particular auction, I thought you couldn't bid unless you were a registered user . . . ??

  

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Post Posted: Tue Nov 21, 2006 2:47 am 
 

sleepyCO wrote:Sorry about another ebay question . . . if you all could look at pages 17 or 18 of this thread; there is a link to an auction for 109 or so modules (eventually went for over $1200.00 on a last-minute snipe against cougarrinard, for once!).  I noticed looking at the bid history that one of the bids was by a bidder who had "no longer a registered user" next to his/her name.  Unless this happened after the particular auction, I thought you couldn't bid unless you were a registered user . . . ??




This one?

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It seems that the account of the buyer is now valid again.

I think sometimes ebay freezes accounts(if that expression means st in your language) for some reasons when something gets wrong (complaint maybe), and the account is 'unregistered'.

After a view days, the account is registered again, if evertything goes right. And all the links are updated.

I have seen such situations.

  

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Post Posted: Tue Nov 21, 2006 2:52 am 
 

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I really hope that you didn't bookmark this auction for the picture of the buyer. Please, tell me that it is not the case...
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Post Posted: Tue Nov 21, 2006 10:06 am 
 

sleepyCO wrote:Sorry about another ebay question . . . if you all could look at pages 17 or 18 of this thread; there is a link to an auction for 109 or so modules (eventually went for over $1200.00 on a last-minute snipe against cougarrinard, for once!).  I noticed looking at the bid history that one of the bids was by a bidder who had "no longer a registered user" next to his/her name.  Unless this happened after the particular auction, I thought you couldn't bid unless you were a registered user . . . ??


You can't bid if you are not registered.  The bidder in question became unregistered after this auction was completed. Just because you become unregistered with Ebay, they don't erase everything that you have ever done.


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Post Posted: Tue Nov 21, 2006 10:12 am 
 

Thanks, le Rahib and bclarkie - - - I should've thought of that first; I have a few of those designations on my feedback pages, and should've remembered that.

Le Rahib--"bookmark the auction for the picture of the buyer"?

No . . . I'm still waiting for another poster to put up her photo in a chainmail bikini and kneeboots!! :D  8O  :D  :!:  (Don't dump on me; she was the one who suggested it in another post! :D )

  

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Post Posted: Tue Nov 21, 2006 2:33 pm 
 

http://cgi.ebay.com/TSR-ADVANCED-DUNGEO ... dZViewItem





Rrrrrrrrrrrrrrrrright................


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Post Posted: Tue Nov 21, 2006 6:16 pm 
 

seen this?



http://cgi.ebay.ca/TSR-AD-D-1991-GOLD-B ... dZViewItem



BIN for only $1,200 US


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Post Posted: Tue Nov 21, 2006 6:23 pm 
 

Deadlord39 wrote:http://cgi.ebay.com/TSR-ADVANCED-DUNGEO ... dZViewItem


Rrrrrrrrrrrrrrrrright................



gkramer wrote:seen this?


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BIN for only $1,200 US




Heh, I think that you would have trouble GIVING those cards away to people, let alone trying to charge $300 & $1200 for them respectively. :roll:   Christ, what goes through peoples heads???


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Post Posted: Tue Nov 21, 2006 6:55 pm 
 

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Heh, I think that you would have trouble GIVING those cards away to people, let alone trying to charge $300 & $1200 for them respectively. :roll:   Christ, what goes through peoples heads???


There's a "Submit Best Offer" button. Use it to ask the guy if he would take a buck for the lot.....

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Post Posted: Tue Nov 21, 2006 7:09 pm 
 

I offered him $10. Hey, they were hand-collected!


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Post Posted: Tue Nov 21, 2006 7:33 pm 
 

IttyBitty wrote:Actually, I wanted just the module (I hate breaking up sets) and well...it would of been fine if THOSE TWO OTHER bidders had not gotten in my way.


Ah, but the problem is when the bids get that high on an L3 it just encourages more people to break up their SA sets and sell the L3 individually.

*shrug*

By all acounts, it's a terrible module and not what Lakofka intended.

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Post Posted: Tue Nov 21, 2006 8:43 pm 
 

Badmike wrote:
There's a "Submit Best Offer" button. Use it to ask the guy if he would take a buck for the lot.....

Mike B.


I actually considered offering him $.01, but since he does not have a shipping cost listed, I did want him to accept my offer and the try and charging some ridiculous price for shipping.  Hell, I was even afraid that shipping was going to end up being more that $10 as those cards aren't even worth that with the shipping cost alone. :roll:


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Post Posted: Tue Nov 21, 2006 11:43 pm 
 

Well, it seems they are coming out of the woodwork today, because of the $.20 listing day.  Check out this guy:



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All common modules, all with $100 opening bids.  Oh and don't expect him to give you any kind of description or picture either, that was waaaayyyyy too much effort for this guy.  I think whitednd needs to come out of retirement just for this special occasion.


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Post Posted: Tue Nov 21, 2006 11:56 pm 
 

bclarkie wrote:Well, it seems they are coming out of the woodwork today, because of the $.20 listing day.  Check out this guy:

eBay listings

All common modules, all with $100 opening bids.  Oh and don't expect him to give you any kind of description or picture either, that was waaaayyyyy too much effort for this guy.  I think whitednd needs to come out of retirement just for this special occasion.




Cool - I opened 2 of his acudtions (b1 & s2 - that was the whole desription!)

Wow - 30 auctions at $10 a go - three grand of easy money - F*'* me, I'll list my whole collection and this time next week I'll be retired to the Bahamas :D

  

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Post Posted: Tue Nov 28, 2006 10:11 am 
 

...  8O ...




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...did valhalllahaahllla moved to US???  8O


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Post Posted: Tue Nov 28, 2006 1:50 pm 
 

le Rahib wrote:SleepyCO,

I really hope that you didn't bookmark this auction for the picture of the buyer. Please, tell me that it is not the case...
Really!
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I have a suspicion that msluxura is a 60 year-old dude who eats bacon while watching women's professional wrestling.   :roll:


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Post Posted: Wed Nov 29, 2006 3:36 am 
 

Red Arrow, Black Shield... only $100!




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