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Ok, so you don't have $300K. Can you spare $200K?

Discussion in 'Miscellaneous [BG]' started by Blackbird, Oct 9, 2005.


  1. Blackbird

    Blackbird Moderator Staff Member Supporting Member

    Mar 18, 2000
    California
  2. I'd bid...

    Just so I could build it, then slap him upside the head with it. ;)
     
  3. Dan1099

    Dan1099 Dumbing My Process Down

    Aug 7, 2004
    Michigan
    That's 200 thousand POUNDS. About 355,000$, if I'm not mistaken.

    Apparently it's a new trend: If something doesn't sell, raise the price!
     
  4. He cant really think someone is going to go for that? Although I have seen some stupid people buy stuff on e-bay.
     
  5. canopener

    canopener

    Sep 15, 2003
    Isle of Lucy
    Hey, c'mon guys, he's at least going to have his friend sign a letter that said he officially sold it.
     
  6. westland

    westland

    Oct 8, 2004
    Hong Kong
    Wait ... Wait! He didn't say 'consider bidding' ... he said 'consider biding' ... I checked out my Merriam-Webster for the authoritative definition


    So he really wants you to wait ...to tarry ... to bide your time :ninja:
     
  7. Loel

    Loel Blazin' Acadian Supporting Member

    Oct 31, 2004
    sombody should ask him his return policy he!he! :D
     
  8. Phil Mastro

    Phil Mastro

    Nov 18, 2004
    Montréal
    Well, the starting bid is 155,000£, and that's around 275,000$ US. A steal, man! What are we waiting for?
     
  9. ganga

    ganga

    Jul 14, 2005
    I'd hit it..
     
  10. Ebay and the internet. Uniting P.T. Barnum with a higher% of the suckers born every minute than has ever been possible in history.

    Randy
     
  11. munificent

    munificent

    Mar 15, 2005
    Sounds like he "invented" a capo.
     
  12. bassman314

    bassman314 I seem to be a verb, an evolutionary process... Gold Supporting Member

    Mar 13, 2005
    Bay Area, CA
    The mystery is just how much of an idiot this guy is...

    I still don't think it would pass the "light my guitar on fire as an offering to the gods of rock" safety test...
     
  13. jdThumpin'

    jdThumpin'

    Aug 16, 2005
    Ottawa
    lol!
    that guy has to pay posting fee!!!!!!!! he must be really bored
     
  14. bassman314

    bassman314 I seem to be a verb, an evolutionary process... Gold Supporting Member

    Mar 13, 2005
    Bay Area, CA
    naaaah they refund them after an auction fails to sell twice... atleast they used to...