Header image

Fake R2 pop up saber?

Post links to your own or other people's Ebay auctions. It is fine to discuss live auctions, but DO NOT post links to closed auctions for at least 7 days after the listing ends. See sales forum rules for details.
User avatar
subzero
Jedi Master
Jedi Master
Posts: 1003
Joined: Tue Jun 20, 2017 10:50 am

Fake R2 pop up saber?

Postby subzero » Mon Aug 07, 2017 5:56 pm

Is it just me or is this R2 saber a painted repro?, i'm almost sure it is...

http://www.ebay.co.uk/itm/Star-Wars-Vin ... SwjkVZiJJE

Being advertised as the real deal and sold as seen!
Chavs are easily startled, but they will soon be back, and in greater numbers

User avatar
itfciain
Approved Trader
Approved Trader
Posts: 7860
Joined: Wed Sep 22, 2010 11:02 pm

Re: Fake R2 pop up saber?

Postby itfciain » Mon Aug 07, 2017 6:11 pm

100% repro
"I'll probably be broke and homeless but I'll have a hell of a collection!"

For all your display requirements - viewtopic.php?f=4&t=26287

And for vintage goodness - http://stores.ebay.co.uk/iainitfc/_i.html?_sop=3&rt=nc

User avatar
subzero
Jedi Master
Jedi Master
Posts: 1003
Joined: Tue Jun 20, 2017 10:50 am

Re: Fake R2 pop up saber?

Postby subzero » Tue Aug 08, 2017 12:57 pm

That's the annoying part with some sellers they stick it in a glass of water, see that it floats then believe it's genuine.

This guy has probably either done that or he's purposely passing it off as genuine.
Chavs are easily startled, but they will soon be back, and in greater numbers


Return to “Ebay Listings”

Who is online

Users browsing this forum: No registered users and 2 guests