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WOW! Major mark up!

Discussion in '1911 Forums' started by TKR Reptiles, May 31, 2011.


  1. Cerebrus

    Cerebrus Guest

    Right now, due to availability I think that anything under 1k is gonna sell, and quickly at that. I admit I do like the looks of em.. but I want that GC NN way more..
    Gotta love the gougers tho.. anything for a little extra profit..:shakehead:
     
  2. HotRoderX

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    Yea at that price I take a STI Spartan.... or Springfield RO
     
  3. okie

    okie GT Mayor

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    That's a dealer out of Tulsa OK, I wonder what shop it is, the ad doesn't say:shocked::supergrin:
     
  4. TKR Reptiles

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  5. HotRoderX

    HotRoderX Gen4 BETATester

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    I bet he trying to stay quiet so he dont ruin his shops rep.
     
  6. Hokie1911

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    Ummmm, normally a Spartan is like $625-50. The RO's around here are normally $750. :supergrin:
     
  7. TKR Reptiles

    TKR Reptiles Thread Killer

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    I flagged it as overpriced and it is down now... Dunno if it is why, but glad it is down...
     
  8. HotRoderX

    HotRoderX Gen4 BETATester

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    Wish they where that around here I tried 2 different shops and both quoted me at 800-950. One of the shops is my normal guy his prices are normally with in 10-30 dollars of Budsgunsonline. No clue why the high mark up in Florida.



    I didn't know how much Range Officers where no one with in 50miles can get Spring Fields or has any in stock right now. Except 1 shop and he a joke he has a Spring Field GI for around 850... yes 850 your not reading that wrong. He way over priced anyway on everything. I went in to check on ammo one day and a box of 38special was 40bucks. I think the only thing that keeps him in business is the fact he the only gun range with in 20miles.
     
  9. glock2740

    glock2740 Gun lover.

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    :rofl:That's a ridiculous price. Sadly, some poor unknowing sap will plunk down the $ for it though. :shame:
     
  10. HotRoderX

    HotRoderX Gen4 BETATester

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    I flagged it before to said if enough people do then the listing gets removed:rofl:.
     
  11. oldsoldier

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    The 1911 is my favorite but I wouldn't buy that gun. Why did they blacken the grip safety and other parts? I think that looks like crap but each to his own. I'm going to pick up a Springfield Range Officer. My dealer quoted me $745 and I'm waiting for it to come in.
     
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  12. Cobra64

    Cobra64 Deals in Facts

    Ah, the "gouger" word again. Private sector, free market economic principles determine the seller's price.
     
  13. Cobra64

    Cobra64 Deals in Facts

    Yup. Then he can go home and say, "Honey, I'm home; and I got gouged because I'm too farcking stoopid." :rofl:
     
  14. Hokie1911

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    I am amused by the fact that people feel the need to "report it" to the website. If you think it's overpriced.....don't buy it and move along. If some dumb sh1t doesn't do his homework and overpays...that's his loss. Don't ding the seller for trying to make a buck. :dunno:
     
  15. Mr. Gekko

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    It's not.

    Agreed.
     
  16. Cobra64

    Cobra64 Deals in Facts

    Yup. And the same dolts who scream GOUGING doesn't have a problem paying $6.00 for a bottle of water at the airport or $7.00 for a bag of pop corn at the movies.


    Common sense isn't common anymore.