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#16 jdcrawler OFFLINE  

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Posted August 31, 2014 - 10:51 AM

That Ride-A-Matic ended up having three people bid on it and went for $1,276 !

 

Where are all those high bidding clowns when I have something for sale ?


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Posted August 31, 2014 - 03:52 PM

I dont know if the guy was insane or just got into a bidding war with the other guy but not even a fully restored one should sell at that price.

Dont want to be around when he finds its cobbled .......

 

If its a scam we'll see it on ebay again in a few days :D


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Posted September 01, 2014 - 11:10 PM

The only logical reason I can come up with for paying that much for it is that it must of had a nostalgic tie to the buyer. I know if something from one of my family members or friends came up for sale that I really wanted money wouldn't be an option, as long as I had the money to play with. If its the only one you have memories with can you really put a price on those memories?  

But still that was a crazy price that thing.


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Posted September 03, 2014 - 11:57 AM

Well, I just found the same tractor listed on CL up in Enola (Harrisburg), PA. asking $1200. Guess he must need to pay off his drug dealer.

 

http://harrisburg.cr...4602011003.html

Probably the same guy with the $700 tube frame snowblower.


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Posted September 04, 2014 - 10:00 PM

I just looked up the bidding history of that RAM. Someone was padding the price.

 

s.gif Bidders.gifbtnHelp.gif s.gifBid Amount Bid Time s.gif s.gifs.gif Member Id: z***as.gif( 123iconTealStar_25x25.gif)    US $1,276.00
Aug-22-14 18:11:10 PDT
s.gif s.gifs.gif Member Id: r***os.gif( 213iconTealStar_25x25.gif)    US $1,251.00
Aug-22-14 18:11:05 PDT
s.gif s.gifs.gif r***os.gif( 213iconGreyFeedbStar_16x16.gif ) s.gif    US $1,075.00
Aug-22-14 18:11:05 PDT
s.gif s.gifs.gif Member Id: u***ps.gif( 82iconBlueStar_25x25.gif)    US $1,050.00
Aug-22-14 18:10:48 PDT
s.gif s.gifs.gif Member Id: u***ps.gif( 82iconBlueStar_25x25.gif)    US $1,025.00
Aug-22-14 18:10:37 PDT
s.gif s.gifs.gif Member Id: u***ps.gif( 82iconBlueStar_25x25.gif)    US $1,000.00
Aug-15-14 18:13:32 PDT
s.gif s.gifs.gif r***os.gif( 213iconGreyFeedbStar_16x16.gif ) s.gif    US $1,009.00
Aug-22-14 18:11:05 PDT
s.gif s.gifs.gif Member Id: u***ps.gif( 82iconBlueStar_25x25.gif)    US $999.00
Aug-15-14 18:13:21 PDT
s.gif s.gifs.gif u***ps.gif( 82iconGreyFeedbStar_16x16.gif ) s.gif    US $800.00
Aug-15-14 18:13:21 PDT
s.gif s.gif Starting Price    US $800.00
Aug-15-14 18:11:14 PDT

u***p bidded four times and jacked that price up!!!! Then r***o did a double near the end.


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Posted September 05, 2014 - 03:17 AM

What you are seeing is the result of "Automatic Bids".


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Posted September 06, 2014 - 12:04 PM

people like that should get a life.. do they think because they get someone bidding on it another person is goin to pay that much


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Posted September 06, 2014 - 12:29 PM

http://www.ebay.com/...d#ht_4158wt_610

Home made gas tank only $99.99. lol

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Posted September 06, 2014 - 08:44 PM

http://www.ebay.com/...d#ht_4158wt_610

 

Home made gas tank only $99.99. lol

 

Its one of a kind RARE!

 

Always makes me shake my head when the descriptions say came from a good running machine :(


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Posted September 06, 2014 - 09:36 PM

Economy??? Shipping.
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Posted September 06, 2014 - 10:56 PM

Economy??? Shipping.

 

AKA the Pony Express.


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Posted September 07, 2014 - 08:39 AM

My favorite is when guys get these tractors to part and have no idea what their looking at and whats original then go selling the wrong parts claiming they work on that tractor :D

 

http://www.ebay.com/...=item1e8e65f3dd


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