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post #1 of 6 (permalink) Old 09-26-2005, 08:04 PM Thread Starter
 
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**** JS1200 scam.

Be careful guys,there's a JS1200 **** scam happening.

I bought a "Buy it Now" JS1200 on the Bay today,thankfully I hadn't yet payed.
I got an e mail from **** Security Centre telling me the sellers account had been compromised,they cancelled the auction,removed the guitar from ****,and suspended the seller who BTW had 134 positive feedbacks,and 100% feedback since 1998.

Incredibly enough half an hour after my purchase was suspended a new auction for a JS1200 appeared out of the blue.
I'm convinced it's the same guitar,the pictures posted on my auction had the same backround as the new auction,a grey floor to be precise,and a blue interior case.

The seller on my auction could not speak English very well,the seller on the new auction also speaks and writes English badly.

Im convinced it's a scam,judge for yourself.

Do an **** search for 'Ibanez JS1200'......you'll find one listing.

Tell me what you think.???
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post #2 of 6 (permalink) Old 09-26-2005, 10:00 PM
 
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Re: **** JS1200 scam.

You could always go through Rich at Ibanez Rules to get a nice JS 1200.
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post #3 of 6 (permalink) Old 09-27-2005, 04:40 AM
 
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Re: **** JS1200 scam.

You mean this one 7353579754 ?
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post #4 of 6 (permalink) Old 09-27-2005, 05:10 AM Thread Starter
 
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Re: **** JS1200 scam.

Yes,....7353579754 is the new auction that appeared within minutes of my auction being suspended.

Here are some pics.

This pic is the Auction I won.
http://img399.imageshack.us/img399/5...ioniwon3vu.jpg

So is this from the Auction I won.
http://img391.imageshack.us/img391/6...ioniwon0wm.jpg

Here's a pic from the new auction.
http://img377.imageshack.us/img377/6...auction9xy.jpg

Do these look like the same guitar to you.?......dont you tihnk it's too co-incedental that both sets of pics have a grey floor backround,both have the blue interior hardcase,and both sellers have trouble speaking English properly.

Maybe I'm being over suspicious,but I reckon somethings not Kosher.
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post #5 of 6 (permalink) Old 09-27-2005, 07:02 AM
 
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Re: **** JS1200 scam.

Well i would assume that all new JS1200s would come with that hardcase sinces its an ibanez prestige case. but it does seem pretty suspicious dosnt it? i think the carpets differnent between the 2 photos though. the old one has dots and looks more white, whereas the new one is totaly gray. plus the wall colour is totally diferent. also i cant see any objects out of the old ones in the new ones. its up to you though mate
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post #6 of 6 (permalink) Old 09-27-2005, 08:02 AM
 
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Re: **** JS1200 scam.

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Originally Posted by shredfreak
You mean this one 7353579754 ?
That's the safe road .

Regards

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