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Just called on a 5D MKII for $1000 I saw on CL. Of course my luck it was already sold. Guy sounded legit. It had under 3k shutter actuations. I felt bad calling at 12:30 at night but he laughed and said he's been getting lots of calls and emails.

This one hurts.

May 22, 2012 01:14

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Sorry you didn't get in on the deal.

No offense, but this thread does not belong in the Market Watch forum. It's not a "good deal" that's going to help other Forum members. It's more or less "chit-chat" and should probably be in the POTN Lounge.

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May 22, 2012 02:42

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sounds like BS

May 22, 2012 02:51

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bps wrote in post #14467205external link
Sorry you didn't get in on the deal.

No offense, but this thread does not belong in the Market Watch forum. It's not a "good deal" that's going to help other Forum members. It's more or less "chit-chat" and should probably be in the POTN Lounge.

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My bad. I was looking for somewhere to put it. I'll have it removed.

May 22, 2012 02:57

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Don't worry, it was probably to hot to hold. ;)

May 22, 2012 06:52



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Too bad you misses it

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dynamitetony wrote in post #14467216external link
sounds like BS

the guy listed a phone number though.. i would think its legit.

May 22, 2012 21:55

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roosterslayer wrote in post #14471443external link
the guy listed a phone number though.. i would think its legit.

Remember this story?

http://photography-on-the.net/forum/showthre​ad.php?t=839212

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roosterslayer wrote in post #14471443external link
the guy listed a phone number though.. i would think its legit.


oh well, it must have been legit then ;)

coz lots of people sell things at 1/3 of their value for no reason ...

May 23, 2012 03:02

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roosterslayer wrote in post #14471443external link
the guy listed a phone number though.. i would think its legit.

dynamitetony wrote in post #14472318external link
oh well, it must have been legit then ;)

coz lots of people sell things at 1/3 of their value for no reason ...

When I spoke to the guy he did sound legit. He sounded like an older gentleman who maybe wasn't worried about making a $1. Can I say it was 100% legit? No, not 100%, but I'd definitely say 99%. I highly doubt it was stolen too. Usually CL scammers don't put 2 separate phone #'s to contact them, or provide a bunch of photos. Also, he even declined more money from me, I emailed him about 4 different times and he responded to each one say he was sorry, but both cameras were sold, (he was selling a 7D too)

Not everything is a scam.

Regardless, I didn't get it. and I had asked that this thread be closed or moved because I posted in wrong section.

May 23, 2012 11:19

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hope it didn't get broken when it "fell off the truck".

May 23, 2012 16:51

7D :: 24-70mm f2.8 L :: 24-105mm f4 L :: 70-200mm f4.0 L :: 50mm f1.8

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koufax80 wrote in post #14475180external link
hope it didn't get broken when it "fell off the truck".

Fell off the truck with 3000 shutter actuations. smh.

May 24, 2012 09:28

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