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Re: Watch out! Post Fakes, Repros, Customs selling on ebay here

Postby stu70 » Fri Jun 16, 2017 12:25 pm



Cannot believe people are actually bidding on this, just nuts :shock:

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Re: Watch out! Post Fakes, Repros, Customs selling on ebay here

Postby Lindo » Fri Jun 16, 2017 2:05 pm

If cunts are stupid enough to bid on that then they deserve all they get, you don't have to be an expert to know that it is obviously fake
Looking for POTF moc's pm me if you have any for sale

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Re: Watch out! Post Fakes, Repros, Customs selling on ebay here

Postby Mini99 » Fri Jun 16, 2017 4:51 pm

But for the uninitiated do you not think that eBay should remove this sale, assuming it has been reported to them?
Or do we think eBay is "buyers beware "?
I think eBay should have more ownership of this type of issue.
Discuss!

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Re: Watch out! Post Fakes, Repros, Customs selling on ebay here

Postby Jibbajabba » Sat Jun 17, 2017 9:46 am

I didn't report it to eBay but I messaged the seller and its no longer available- so that's a result in my eyes. Didn't get a msg back from them thanking me for saving them from committing fraud (bit of a stretch maybe??) maybe they're a bit pissed at me? :lol:
i think eBay should do something if an item is flagged up as fake, hard to police in practice though as there will always be people reporting legit items out of malice- maybe they should step in if they get X amount of reports??

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Re: Watch out! Post Fakes, Repros, Customs selling on ebay here

Postby Mini99 » Sat Jun 17, 2017 5:43 pm

Jibbajabba wrote:I didn't report it to eBay but I messaged the seller and its no longer available- so that's a result in my eyes. Didn't get a msg back from them thanking me for saving them from committing fraud (bit of a stretch maybe??) maybe they're a bit pissed at me? :lol:
i think eBay should do something if an item is flagged up as fake, hard to police in practice though as there will always be people reporting legit items out of malice- maybe they should step in if they get X amount of reports??

Well done, great effort.
Totally agree with the rest of your post.
I really do believe that eBay should do more, but suspect that this goes against them make vast sums of money out of sellers. :roll:

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Re: Watch out! Post Fakes, Repros, Customs selling on ebay here

Postby Stubbs » Wed Jun 21, 2017 11:03 pm

Original 100% genuine item but everythings reproduction

http://m.ebay.co.uk/itm/282507865824

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Re: Watch out! Post Fakes, Repros, Customs selling on ebay here

Postby Mini99 » Thu Jun 22, 2017 8:02 am

Stubbs wrote:Original 100% genuine item but everythings reproduction

http://m.ebay.co.uk/itm/282507865824

Utter crap...
I would love to know how many people buy these and why.

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Re: Watch out! Post Fakes, Repros, Customs selling on ebay here

Postby ScruffyLookingNH » Mon Jun 26, 2017 8:42 am

What a load of junk.

Just reported that item. Fifty quid says it goes nowhere.

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Re: Watch out! Post Fakes, Repros, Customs selling on ebay here

Postby Mini99 » Mon Jun 26, 2017 7:26 pm

ScruffyLookingNH wrote:What a load of junk.

Just reported that item. Fifty quid says it goes nowhere.

Unfortunately I think you are right, and that's where the trouble lies, eBay want him to sell that and then they will get paid their percentage.
Make my blood boil... :wink:

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Re: Watch out! Post Fakes, Repros, Customs selling on ebay here

Postby lejackal » Thu Jun 29, 2017 12:52 pm

http://www.ebay.co.uk/itm/112457687968

I could be wrong but this looks decidedly dodgy

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Re: Watch out! Post Fakes, Repros, Customs selling on ebay here

Postby itfciain » Thu Jun 29, 2017 12:55 pm

Cut card repro - there's something new !

Love how she knows the limbs are solid
"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

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Re: Watch out! Post Fakes, Repros, Customs selling on ebay here

Postby Stubbs » Thu Jun 29, 2017 1:22 pm

I thought luke jedi only came with a grey/brown blaster and black was lando general and luke battle poncho ?

She also has a lando with a black bespin blaster.

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Re: Watch out! Post Fakes, Repros, Customs selling on ebay here

Postby lejackal » Thu Jun 29, 2017 3:07 pm

itfciain wrote:Cut card repro - there's something new !

Love how she knows the limbs are solid

The line of glue around the seal is pretty blatant as well, unfortunately I saw this after buying a LXW so I fully expect to be sending that back, still you never know :roll:

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Re: Watch out! Post Fakes, Repros, Customs selling on ebay here

Postby poncho » Thu Jun 29, 2017 4:33 pm

ha ha thats a awful repro card you can even see the sellotape is new!

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Re: Watch out! Post Fakes, Repros, Customs selling on ebay here

Postby subzero » Wed Jul 19, 2017 8:54 pm

Lol you can even see pixelation in the border around the corners of the bubble where it looks like it's been very badly 'photoshopped' and probably done in MS Paint, and the air bubbles in the glue that hadn't even dried yet when they took the pics :lol: :lol:
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