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Someone has just been rinsed!

Postby TK-7785 » Mon Mar 04, 2019 8:35 am

https://www.ebay.co.uk/itm/Vintage-Kenner-Star-Wars-29-Figures-including-Darth-Vader-etc-/163563939142?nma=true&si=5f0dS8Jx64fDT%252FPAmiPCiPWbvpI%253D&orig_cvip=true&nordt=true&rt=nc&_trksid=p2047675.l2557

Even if you're someone who has trouble identifying repros, this should send up all the alarm bells. That many Endor blasters with an average bunch of loose figures. Come on, that's just playing right into the con artist's hands. :roll:
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Re: Someone has just been rinsed!

Postby Plastikheld » Mon Mar 04, 2019 10:47 am

if one need some more fake blasters - this seller is your choice :lol:
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Re: Someone has just been rinsed!

Postby theforceuk » Mon Mar 04, 2019 12:09 pm

Oh dear. :cry: Sad to see.
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Re: Someone has just been rinsed!

Postby TK-7785 » Mon Mar 04, 2019 12:26 pm

It's a shame Ebay long ago removed the option to see who the buyer was. Instances like this would be a prime opportunity to contact the buyer, let them know they've been hoodwinked and point them in the direction of this place and Imperial Gunnery so they can educate and protect themselves. There are a lot of collectors out there that don't get involved in the community and have no idea about a lot of the good repros out there.
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Re: Someone has just been rinsed!

Postby Sundancer Squadron » Mon Mar 04, 2019 11:58 pm

Maybe the little lizard will use the money for some window cleaning supplies :roll: :lol:


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Re: Someone has just been rinsed!

Postby Bossk » Thu Mar 07, 2019 9:09 pm

Linked to this though, have you noted the crazy prices being paid of late for very mediocre loose figures. Perhaps the buyer wasn’t interested in the weapons :) A bit of a stretch, I know. :)

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Re: Someone has just been rinsed!

Postby Sundancer Squadron » Fri Mar 08, 2019 2:01 pm

That is a possibility, I did purchase a snowtrooper with an obviously repro' weapon however the cape itself was original and the figure was really nice condition too. Came to £13 after postage so it turned out not to be a bad deal, however I knew the weapon was a repro' and it was also described as such. Still though, someones got ripped off and over paid for the privilege of in my opinion.
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Re: Someone has just been rinsed!

Postby Ruby2511 » Fri Mar 08, 2019 2:13 pm

Sundancer Squadron wrote:Maybe the little lizard will use the money for some window cleaning supplies :roll: :lol:


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:lol: :lol: :lol: they are gross !!!

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Re: Someone has just been rinsed!

Postby StarWarsFan » Fri Mar 08, 2019 6:06 pm

Blimey

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Re: Someone has just been rinsed!

Postby Pomse2001 » Wed Apr 03, 2019 10:47 am

if this endor blasters are repro then they must be knew, they are not in the tig guide :?


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