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#1 KC9KAS OFFLINE  

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Posted December 05, 2015 - 11:29 AM

I want to share a story.

A couple of weeks ago a fellow was looking for a WH part and I had what he needed. We agreed on a price shipped to his postal address.

He sent the money a day before I sent the package. I don't think either one of us were worried about being ripped off.

Well I received the payment and he received the part. After the buyer saw the cost of shipping, he sent me a PM stating he was going to send more money as the cost of shipping was more than that of the item he bought. I said that wasn't necessary, as we had agreed on the price and I was fine with it.

A few days later I received another letter with some more money for the part.

 

I just wanted to say how comfortable it is to deal with folks here (and some other places) because we share a common interest and feel a closeness to one another even if we have never met in person.


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Posted December 05, 2015 - 11:53 AM

That kind of thing isn't very common anymore


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Posted December 05, 2015 - 12:18 PM

We do have a great group of guys here , almost like family :thumbs:


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Posted December 05, 2015 - 12:19 PM

I agree, there are people on other forums I go on that I have no problem shipping the part before I receive the money because I know them to be good people and true to there word.
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Posted December 05, 2015 - 12:25 PM

This is what real people and life are all about!


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Posted December 05, 2015 - 02:17 PM

Couldn't ask for a better bunch of folks than the ones here. :thumbs:


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Posted December 05, 2015 - 03:48 PM

I feel real close to you Guy's.............wait, now Back Off! You're getting too close looking at this posting! :poke:


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#8 KennyP OFFLINE  

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Posted December 05, 2015 - 06:30 PM

I feel real close to you Guy's.............wait, now Back Off! You're getting too close looking at this posting! :poke:

And what are you gonna do when you get out?


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#9 WNYTractorTinkerer ONLINE  

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Posted December 05, 2015 - 06:41 PM

And what are you gonna do when you get out?

I think we are stuck with the Grumpster for the duration!  Wouldn't have it any other way!!


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#10 KennyP OFFLINE  

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Posted December 05, 2015 - 06:43 PM

I have had several deals with different folks here and all have had a very happy ending!


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Posted December 05, 2015 - 06:46 PM

Group hug?

 

Its cool that the buyer sent you the money....shipping costs, mail in general is getting outrageous these days


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Posted December 05, 2015 - 07:25 PM

Seems like the nicest people are tractor people.

Every one on here is so nice and kind and will always help you the best they can


Edited by 637Yeoman, December 05, 2015 - 07:27 PM.

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Posted December 07, 2015 - 09:38 AM

I bought some parts off one of our sponsers, asked him for a total so I could send him money, but he never replied. Next thing I know I get parts in the mail with an invoice. I ended up mailing him money to address on invoice, I would have never thought he would just send them, great guy.

 

I have gotten burnt several times shipping parts before being paid. I either get shafted on costs or I never got the money so while there are great guys still out there, unfortunately I have become cautious with my dealings.


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Posted December 07, 2015 - 12:00 PM

These are a great bunch of guys!! Nuf said
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