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Old 01-10-2013, 02:43 PM
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New fantasy prices on usa customs...


Evil bay has a few guitars with high prizes, will they sell?
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Old 01-10-2013, 04:31 PM
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Re: New fantasy prices on usa customs...


I've seen those, the prices are insane with no takers yet. They keep getting relisted. Can't see anyone biting at those prices. Think there was a guy from Greece who had one for sale as well recently, again looking silly money for it.
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Old 01-13-2013, 06:15 PM
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Re: New fantasy prices on usa customs...


i put mine for sale one of these days, but for the half of those prices!
its insane! but great guitars thats for sure
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Old 01-16-2013, 03:07 PM
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Re: New fantasy prices on usa customs...


Mine sold for 2200 on there recently...
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Old 01-31-2013, 10:29 AM
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Re: New fantasy prices on usa customs...


Some of the really insane prices I hear are people with really nice pieces trying to attract people to their other auctions. I'm honestly not sure how some 70s vintage Ibanez rates to sell at $78,000 but they have a radio shack power supply for $12 they want to unload. Odd.
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Old 04-10-2013, 01:48 PM
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Re: New fantasy prices on usa customs...


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Mine sold for 2200 on there recently...
Which one?
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Old 04-10-2013, 01:51 PM
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Re: New fantasy prices on usa customs...


There are some stupidly price Paint ones too. Its hilarious!
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Old 04-10-2013, 05:40 PM
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Re: New fantasy prices on usa customs...


Use your brain people.. The high prices are to get up the top of the ebay list when viewed in order of highest price.. Both the paint and USA custom are mine and they have the best offer feature. Iv listed it this way to let people know Im interested in selling.
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Old 04-10-2013, 07:47 PM
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Re: New fantasy prices on usa customs...


You look stupid in the process and only inflate prices and as a result stupid people who do not read and assume they can put their rg paint for 5k...or their 540pii for 2.5k...
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Old 04-10-2013, 10:30 PM
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Re: New fantasy prices on usa customs...


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Both the paint and USA custom are mine
OMG, & the PEZ items? - Brings back wonderful childhood memories lol.
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Old 04-11-2013, 12:46 AM
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You look stupid in the process and only inflate prices and as a result stupid people who do not read and assume they can put their rg paint for 5k...or their 540pii for 2.5k...
So I should sell my paint for something more affordable, to make you happy ?
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Old 04-11-2013, 02:16 AM
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Re: New fantasy prices on usa customs...


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Use your brain people.. The high prices are to get up the top of the ebay list when viewed in order of highest price.. Both the paint and USA custom are mine and they have the best offer feature. Iv listed it this way to let people know Im interested in selling.
I agree, it's a marketing tactic, I've seen the guitars when I've looked at "highest price first" and there are probably 200 RG350s I've ignored as a result. If they were guitars I was after, i'd probably look and say "I wonder if he'd take X amount...?" there's nothing wrong with this approach in my book.

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You look stupid in the process and only inflate prices and as a result stupid people who do not read and assume they can put their rg paint for 5k...or their 540pii for 2.5k...
I don't thing that it inflates the price because in an economic model like ebay, it's pure supply vs demand: If someone wants 540Pii or a PMC or whatever they'll know what they're after and they'll know what they're prepared to pay. If sellers list too high, they'll either get best offers of even messages with offers for deals outside of ebay or the guitar won't sell. Those folks who try to list things at above market value, either don't make a sale or they strike it lucky with a rich bidder who see their item at the top of the "highest price first" list...
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Old 04-11-2013, 02:22 AM
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Re: New fantasy prices on usa customs...


I just find it really annoying when I go to buy guitars that are actually worth money. Its like when people use incorrect tags on purpose to drive more traffic.

Whatever though, its not something adversely affecting my life lol, good luck in your sale
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Old 04-11-2013, 03:14 AM
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Re: New fantasy prices on usa customs...


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Use your brain people.. The high prices are to get up the top of the ebay list when viewed in order of highest price.. Both the paint and USA custom are mine and they have the best offer feature. Iv listed it this way to let people know Im interested in selling.
How many bites have you had?
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Old 04-11-2013, 06:42 AM
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Re: New fantasy prices on usa customs...


A non original mixed mutt of a 540PII is worth more than a stock clean original 1992 UV7BK im selling at currently au$1675...seriously man.... are we on the same planet here?? Couldnt care for your reasoning, it just an absurd price.
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