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"Some clever person saved himself maybe $0.49". Well 49 cents ....

April 21 2017 at 10:25 AM
Tom Booth  (Login bookmark460)
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Response to my worst missing parts story

was a lot more back then.

Clever?? He prob went on to Wall St, sell new/used cars, or become a politician.

I'm sure many yrs from now many eBay bought sealed in 'original' shrink wrap collector kits will be found to contain empty sprues or sprues of cheap kits. OH to see the face of the new owner in 2040 who paid many 100s (1000s?) for that sealed, in mint cond, whatever. Opened to actually be built perhaps to re-live his 1960s childhood.

That diy shrink wrap, or just a couple pieces of cello tape, are a good ploy/guarantee that the contents of that $$ mint kit will not see the light of day for a good long time. Way past eBay's month or two return/file a complaint time limit.

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