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Discussion in '1911 Forums' started by venenoindy, Sep 27, 2012.


  1. venenoindy

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  2. Angry Fist

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    I just sent him the above message. I can't stand sellers trying to rip people off. Of course, the buyer would have to be pretty stupid, but that's ridiculous.
     
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    A fool and his money...
     
  5. bac1023

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    I don't blame sellers for trying to take adavnatge of the market. That's what its all about. However, there's a point where I draw the line.

    That's just trying to rip somebody off. A buyer may confuse it with this, which is the real SA Custom Operator. There is a big difference.

    http://www.gunbroker.com/Auction/ViewItem.aspx?Item=308439758
     
  6. Jason D

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    I hope it comes with a pot of lube at least.
     
  7. bac1023

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    Here's the response I got from the seller.

    The auction he linked looked as though a bidding war broke out between two complete morons. Its amazing how friggen stupid some people are.

    $3000 for a TRP. Are you kidding me? :faint:

     
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    What a rip off!!! I'm glad mine went up in value :cheers:
     
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    The last three bidders had a total of two transfers.

    A two is more than double their combined IQ.:upeyes:
     
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    Yeah, that is crazy
     
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    yay I won I won! thanks guys for not bidding, I got it for $250 less than the "but it now" price.
     
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    :rofl:
     
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    Since we are on the subject of fair market value, any suggestions where you can research adequate value? Specifically, I have been wanting a Korth revolver, been having a difficult time trying to determine how much I should pay.


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    For that price I would buy a Wilson Combat:wow:
     
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    For me it would be a Springfield Custom shop CMP legal hardball gun, and maybe a couple more GI's. Well maybe a GI and a half.
     
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    Heck you could buy 6 Glockzzz


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    That don't sound like much fun. :whistling: Maybe a custom slide for one or sumpin'.
     
  18. Jason D

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    That is true I suppose, if you never want to aspire to better yourself.

    A good 1911 is worth 30 Glocks at least.
     
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    Begin by subscribing to the Blue Book of Gun Values. Beyond that, for selected gun brands, you can consult my blog postings at the following links: Korth, SIG P210, and Manurhin MR73. I incorporate recent auction results in the following Facebook pages: Korth Waffen, SIG P210, Korriphila, Borchardt-Luger Handguns, and Manurhin MR73.
     
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    That reminds me of the Les Baer cardboard box thread where all the Glock Fanboys were screaming "I could buy six glocks for what you paid for that!" :rofl: