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Old 09-09-15, 01:56 AM
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Thumbs down 1st Can Para Tunic

Ouch! Over $1000 CDN for basically a BD.

http://www.ebay.com/itm/WW2-Canadian...vip=true&rt=nc


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Old 09-09-15, 02:08 AM
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Are those wings even pre-1945 vintage? I don't think so.
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Are those wings even pre-1945 vintage? I don't think so.
No. Post-war
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Old 09-09-15, 11:44 AM
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On the Forum, vendors are often trampled all over for offering suspect material. Here is a case of buyers not doing their homework. The 'wanna be' factor is still working strong.
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Looks suspiciously too new to me. I see the sale has ended now at $811. Some sucker taken to the cleaners!.

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The shoulder titles don't look right, the yellow slip on's look way too new, the Pegasus horse looks strange
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I can't help but feel sorry for this buyer.
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Old 13-09-15, 11:32 PM
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Hi Brent, I am not sure it makes any difference. There seems to be a bottomless pit of "I wanna believe it" buyers out there. Too many are too easily parted with their dollars. They just don't do their research.
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Old 14-09-15, 02:07 AM
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The seller does offer a 14 day money back guarantee, so to give him the benefit of the doubt, perhaps the buyer doesn稚 even realize it himself.
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Old 14-09-15, 06:59 PM
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Years ago you could contact the buyer, if you looked at the other bidders their handles were available, and you could inform them, but ebay has long since blocked that.
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Old 16-09-15, 10:30 PM
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Look at what just came up for sale?

http://www.ebay.co.uk/itm/100-ORIGIN...item4af0bbb419
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I guess it's your lucky day Brent, you have a second chance at scooping up this little beauty for your collection!

Incredible.
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Old 17-09-15, 09:20 PM
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What I find peculiar is that whoever originally purchased this BD has left positive feedback for this purchase. However the new seller has a different user name than the original buyer... He possibly has several user names? Same pictures are being used as well, perhaps a little eBay game playing going on.

Thanks for the link Brent.
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Now listed for approx $935 US. And it moved very quickly from the US to France.
It does smell as far as using the same images.
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Definitely something fishy going on.
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