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Posted: 10/11/2005 10:55:44 PM EDT
[Last Edit: 10/15/2005 7:09:28 AM EDT by ggllggll]
All I ever see is overpriced stuff JUNK!

GUNSAMERICA sucks because half the stuff there is already sold.  Auctionarms is even higher than gunbroker!

Is there ever going to be a good auction site for guns?  or is it the nature of an auction site to just drive the prices up?

Link Posted: 10/11/2005 10:58:54 PM EDT
[Last Edit: 10/11/2005 10:59:58 PM EDT by Triumph955i]
I fell the same way.

People do not aution thier stuff anymore.

Auction sites are no more than a expensive equiptment exchange with a reserve price.

Notice that the same people post the same item over and over again...nothing ever moves on those sites.

Link Posted: 10/11/2005 11:08:56 PM EDT
what i think is funny as sh1t is when some one is "selling" an item for more than it costs from another dealer and then uses the other dealers photo in their add. go look at the guys who sell mini uzi bolts for 20, you can get then from cdnn for 4.99, the use the cdnn photo. another is a guy who sells uzi top covers for 30, and they cost 4.99 from cdnn too, and they use cdnn photo as well.

then they sell uzi lowers for 90, the bolt for 20, barrel for 20, front and rear sections for 50, and you can get a whole parts kit for 180
Link Posted: 10/11/2005 11:17:54 PM EDT
[Last Edit: 10/11/2005 11:28:47 PM EDT by scotty1911]
opps double tap
Link Posted: 10/11/2005 11:17:55 PM EDT
[Last Edit: 10/11/2005 11:19:50 PM EDT by 1IV]
I got 2 SW99 mags in 45acp for $$ 56.00 shipped.. they are usually 33-39$EA. I ALSO GOT MY NIB sw99 from gunbroker for 379$+30SH = 410 pluss 10$ transfer made me happy to save 90- 120$. But I had to Dig for a week.
Link Posted: 10/11/2005 11:20:30 PM EDT
After crusing through gunbroker for a laugh I found these quality items

ORF 1919a4....................2099.99!

Vector arms RPD.............2999.95!!!  Sells brand new from Vector to your door for 1999!

US Ord. M60 E4 semi.......10750.00!!!

Vulcan 20" AR15 upper....490.00!!!!!!!

Its like the worst gun show ever!

Speaking of gunshows...those are getting worse and worse too
Link Posted: 10/11/2005 11:24:17 PM EDT
once in a while you get lucky, but that's why it's all about the EE.
Link Posted: 10/11/2005 11:47:41 PM EDT
Oh I agree the EE is the way to go. I just got a Sw760 for $275 w 4 mags a sling and a mag pouch. i am verrry happy with the deals I find out there.
Link Posted: 10/11/2005 11:55:06 PM EDT
I bought a unfired H&K 91 with collapsible stock for $ 1850 once. Not the greatest deal but not bad .
Link Posted: 10/12/2005 12:15:27 AM EDT
Did AI awy I like piema lareday in this threasd? I dont rememwre
Link Posted: 10/12/2005 12:16:12 AM EDT
[Last Edit: 10/12/2005 12:16:31 AM EDT by Bad_Aim]
Did AI awy I like piema lareday in this threasd? I dont rememwre

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Link Posted: 10/12/2005 1:02:37 AM EDT

Originally Posted By Bad_Aim:
Did AI awy I like piema lareday in this threasd? I dont rememwre

wwwahooa its like double post vison1



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Link Posted: 10/12/2005 6:59:42 AM EDT

Originally Posted By Bad_Aim:
Did AI awy I like piema lareday in this threasd? I dont rememwre

wwwahooa its like double post vison1




Link Posted: 10/12/2005 7:11:05 AM EDT
I've sold a few things on Gunbroker and always gave a good deal.  Of course, this was some time ago.  Now, the auction sites are full of people that are trying to run their business through someone elses website.  They never have good deals.  To me, it seems that the best deals are when you find an individual that has a few things they want to get rid of.  I wish they wouldn't let the "businesses" take over the auction sites...

just my 2 cents.

Gus
Link Posted: 10/12/2005 7:27:15 AM EDT
I purchased my Springfield 1911 Operator through Gunbroker and got a good deal.  I probably saved $250 versus purchasing locally.  If you know what you want, then shop the auctions until you find a good deal.

M.L.
Link Posted: 10/12/2005 7:32:55 AM EDT
I have not purchsed gun stuff online, but I do purchase my camera lenses on E-Bay.

I can usually find good deals if I am willing to wait. I've also gotton good deals on parts for my M38A1 through E-Bay.

Don't bite on the fist item offered and know what the item is worth.

Av.
Link Posted: 10/12/2005 7:33:04 AM EDT
[Last Edit: 10/12/2005 7:34:04 AM EDT by hardcorps1775]
Link Posted: 10/12/2005 11:19:20 AM EDT
The only deals you'll find are going to be used firearms.  99% of the new stuff is listed by dealers who want their regular instore price.  Unfortunately, GB charges only after an auction is won, so these guys can keep listing their stuff for free and seeing if anyone bites.  If GB charges fees like Ebay, %95 of the retail pricing ads would disappear.
Link Posted: 10/12/2005 11:20:54 AM EDT

Originally Posted By hardcorps1775:
auction arms


yep hit the penny auctions you can get  good stuff once in awhile
Link Posted: 10/12/2005 11:27:32 AM EDT
Looks like 'Jack the Dog' needs to move some inventory!
Link Posted: 10/12/2005 9:43:37 PM EDT
[Last Edit: 10/12/2005 9:44:33 PM EDT by Papertargets]
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