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Post Posted: Mon Oct 31, 2005 2:39 pm 
 

foster1969 wrote:Bummer, I was really interested in OP1... Not for $76.00+ though! Sheesh. Anybody else have one at a reasonable price? :)
You said it about the bidding war! Man!
http://cgi.ebay.com/ws/eBayISAPI.dll?Vi ... %3AIT&rd=1

No, no, no... *covers my eyes*
Sheesh. You could pick up something truly rare, if not unique, for that kind of money.

(For a start, that's more than the superb 1st print Blackmoor Ian had up for sale. And that took days to go, for some unknown reason (possibly to do with missing words in the auction description?). Was sorely tempted... :?).

Sorry, no I don't have a SW'd OP1 to pass on, but a box of them for swaps sounds like a good idea just now, if I could find them at $5-10 each ;)

  


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Post Posted: Mon Oct 31, 2005 2:54 pm 
 

foster1969 wrote:"Hmmm, its that empoweredguy guy. He bought a bunch of stuff from me over the last few weeks. He only bids on shrinkwrapped modules and he absolutely refuses to get outbid straight up on just about any auction regardless of the cost.  Best thing to do is to let him lead early and snipe him at the end. Assuming that someo other idiot doesnt come in and get into a bidding war with him on some of the other modules, watch and see there at the end and I will show you. "

Bummer, I was really interested in OP1... Not for $76.00+ though! Sheesh. Anybody else have one at a reasonable price? :)

You said it about the bidding war! Man!

http://cgi.ebay.com/ws/eBayISAPI.dll?Vi ... %3AIT&rd=1


Sorry man, I only have 1 of them, and I just actually picked it up a few months ago.  Fortuantely, I was able to come out on top of a hard fought bidding war and won the auction:

5209148880 | eBay

This one cost me a whopping $6.56. :roll:   Just bide your time, you will be able to get one soon enough for a much more sane price. :wink:


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Post Posted: Mon Oct 31, 2005 2:59 pm 
 

i have 1 or 2 of em but they aint shrinked *shrugs*

insane prices!


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Post Posted: Mon Oct 31, 2005 3:26 pm 
 

Ahh, I was just trying to fill in a little "Shrink Wrapped" hole in my collection.  No rush, I have a mint copy I paid $7.00 for, but I just hate the long, dark teatime of a wait between appearances of some shrink wrapped mods!  :)

Thanks for checking!  I can't wait to see what the final price is... :roll:


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Post Posted: Tue Nov 01, 2005 1:18 pm 
 

Ok, I admit my bid was a little low, but what's wrong with these people?  It's just an OCE (and a rather destroyed one at that!)  8O

cgi.ebay.ca/ws/eBayISAPI.dll?ViewItem&a ... BUAA:CA:11

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Post Posted: Tue Nov 01, 2005 1:28 pm 
 

deimos3428 wrote:Ok, I admit my bid was a little low, but what's wrong with these people? It's just an OCE (and a rather destroyed one at that!) 8O

cgi.ebay.ca/ws/eBayISAPI.dll?ViewItem&a ... BUAA:CA:11


8O

Same old, same old.  Incredible how the more bashed up OCEs tend to go for higher prices.  I think I'll run over the next one I intend to sell, muddy tires and all.

  

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Post Posted: Tue Nov 01, 2005 2:10 pm 
 

afoolandhis$ wrote:Same old, same old. Incredible how the more bashed up OCEs tend to go for higher prices. I think I'll run over the next one I intend to sell, muddy tires and all.


well maybe thats it. they come across a nice crisp minty looking one and think "well it doesnt LOOK old, so it cant be worth anything or be rare" :)

maybe thats the trick....right guys, trash your OCE box sets and make your fortunes!! :)

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Post Posted: Wed Nov 02, 2005 11:57 am 
 

Jesus tapdancing Christ....

And I thought maybe I paid too much for my OCE at $40 this week! The box had been sat on but when it arrived it was actually in better condition than described...guess I will just go out and toss it in the pig pen and let it "age"....should get a good return on it, say 600%.....

I would have liked that Q1 for the fun of opening the module with that fresh minty crispness, but where the crud is this one gonna end? Place your bets, will it pass $200?

  


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Post Posted: Fri Nov 04, 2005 5:03 pm 
 

Just a final update on that shrinked Q1: :roll:

http://cgi.ebay.com/ws/eBayISAPI.dll?Vi ... %3AIT&rd=1

And yes it did in fact sell for $191.27..................


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Post Posted: Fri Nov 04, 2005 5:48 pm 
 

bclarkie wrote:Just a final update on that shrinked Q1: :roll:

http://cgi.ebay.com/ws/eBayISAPI.dll?Vi ... %3AIT&rd=1

And yes it did in fact sell for $191.27..................


Hmmm...this or the shrinkwrapped OCE. I know I sort of defended his bidding but I would have backed off the Q1 and gone 191 on the OCE if I was willing to spend that for the Q1....maybe it has sentimental value.


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Post Posted: Wed Nov 09, 2005 4:52 pm 
 

Marlith wrote:
bclarkie wrote:Just a final update on that shrinked Q1: :roll:

http://cgi.ebay.com/ws/eBayISAPI.dll?Vi ... %3AIT&rd=1

And yes it did in fact sell for $191.27..................


Hmmm...this or the shrinkwrapped OCE. I know I sort of defended his bidding but I would have backed off the Q1 and gone 191 on the OCE if I was willing to spend that for the Q1....maybe it has sentimental value.


More lunacy!!! $63.00, $63.00,63.00 FECKIN DOLLARS!!!!!:

http://cgi.ebay.com/ws/eBayISAPI.dll?Vi ... RK:MEWA:IT

You have got to be kidding me!!


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Post Posted: Wed Nov 09, 2005 4:59 pm 
 

bclarkie wrote:More lunacy!!! $63.00, $63.00,63.00 FECKIN DOLLARS!!!!!:

http://cgi.ebay.com/ws/eBayISAPI.dll?Vi ... RK:MEWA:IT

You have got to be kidding me!!

Ok, I can't argue too much, but it is a SW magic-viewer module, at least.  I can see $20-30 if someone cared strongly about condition.

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Post Posted: Wed Nov 09, 2005 5:05 pm 
 

deimos3428 wrote:Ok, I can't argue too much, but it is a SW magic-viewer module, at least. I can see $20-30 if someone cared strongly about condition.


MV1 is one of the modules that I do not have in shrink however I will not be spending anywhere near $63.00 to get it. :)  I am willing to bet that I can find one in shrink for less that $15.00. Besides give it some time, I will not be surprised to see that go over $100.00 looking at who is bidding on it. :roll:


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Post Posted: Wed Nov 09, 2005 5:27 pm 
 

bclarkie wrote:
Marlith wrote:Hmmm...this or the shrinkwrapped OCE. I know I sort of defended his bidding but I would have backed off the Q1 and gone 191 on the OCE if I was willing to spend that for the Q1....maybe it has sentimental value.


More lunacy!!! $63.00, $63.00,63.00 FECKIN DOLLARS!!!!!:

http://cgi.ebay.com/ws/eBayISAPI.dll?Vi ... RK:MEWA:IT

You have got to be kidding me!!

Well, that's going to be interesting to incorporate into the "+50%" formula!
*shakes head*

And maybe he didn't want the OCE... :cry:

  

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Post Posted: Wed Nov 09, 2005 5:38 pm 
 

holy crap! now that really is a bit much! $63!!!!

how come i never get this lucky with selling??!!  :?


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Post Posted: Wed Nov 09, 2005 5:41 pm 
 

killjoy32 wrote:how come i never get this lucky with selling??!! :?

Maybe you could drop them a note mentioning your rare SW'd JG items...?

  

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Post Posted: Wed Nov 09, 2005 5:48 pm 
 

harami2000 wrote:
killjoy32 wrote:how come i never get this lucky with selling??!! :?

Maybe you could drop them a note mentioning your rare SW'd JG items...?


lol :)

nah....doesnt seem like the right thing to do to me somehow.....


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Post Posted: Wed Nov 09, 2005 5:51 pm 
 

hey listen david...that "dont give up the ship" that i have...how much is it worth?


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