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Forum topic by Loren posted 09-28-2014 05:06 AM 1487 views 0 times favorited 16 replies Add to Favorites Watch
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09-28-2014 05:06 AM


now, do take your time because it does appear that both
parties were in the wrong on some level.





... at the original listing:

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#1 posted 09-28-2014 05:31 AM

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#2 posted 09-28-2014 11:21 AM

That is actually a decent price for those two things. People are funny

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#3 posted 09-28-2014 12:06 PM

In what way was the seller wrong?

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#4 posted 09-28-2014 12:41 PM

That is actually a decent price for those two things. People are funny

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That was my reaction…..

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#5 posted 09-28-2014 12:44 PM

Sometimes it’s a moron seller, sometimes a moron buyer.

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#6 posted 09-28-2014 12:46 PM

The buyer needs to find out how band saws are measured.maybe his attitude toward those who are not like him clouded his judgment.

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#7 posted 09-28-2014 12:55 PM

The buyer said that you measure the size of the bandsaw from the table up to where the blade ends…... umm no. I think he is a bit confused between throat clearance and the size of the bandsaw which is the diameter of the wheels. Not sure if the bandsaw is a delta though…

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#8 posted 09-28-2014 01:14 PM

How was the seller wrong?

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#9 posted 09-28-2014 01:35 PM

I think the seller was wrong in his approach to the situation. Show the tag, show the measurement and then leave it at that. Don’t get into something that might get totally out of control. Some not so responsible people carry guns also and you never know what might happen.

The buyer needs to be sure of the facts before correcting someone else. Delta ?

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#10 posted 09-28-2014 02:43 PM



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#11 posted 09-28-2014 02:45 PM

I would have told the buyer to get out of my store as well.

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#12 posted 09-28-2014 02:52 PM

That is a pretty good price… for an 18” band saw… which is what it was.

Funny Buyer

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#13 posted 09-28-2014 03:01 PM

No bandsaw for you—one year! In your best “Soup Nazi” voice.

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#14 posted 09-28-2014 04:27 PM

I would have just looked at it and bought it in a heartbeat.

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#15 posted 09-28-2014 06:49 PM

The original ad is down now. Maybe he found a buyer?

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