eBay flash sale!

Discussion in 'Transformers 3rd Party Discussion' started by 0ursisthefury, Nov 27, 2016.

  1. kibble

    kibble Seeker style, yo!

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    eBay is taking the hit on these sales, not the sellers... Sure, the sellers could try and take advantage of the sales and squeeze a little more profit out of them, but if they're smart, they'd just be happy with the additional volume of sales than trying to double dip.
    To be fair, most people are buying both and getting free shipping. But with the 15% off you save about $22.
     
  2. Chopperface

    Chopperface All the Stars Are Closer

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    Goddamit I still wasn’t ready!
     
  3. MOTOGPFAN46

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    Yeah man,I’m in the US.
    Thanks a lot for taking the time to figure this out.
    I bought both Maketoys seekers and both Badcube’s Lambo bros from Baba for around $350.
     
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  4. ChromeMagnus

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    The amazing thing is this sale lasts till 2AM Eastern tomorrow morning. I can't recall an Ebay flash sale lasting this long before.

    True, however those getting both thru Baba on Ebay will actually get $10 off in addition to the 15% off flash sale discount.
     
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  5. xueyue2

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    which lead me kind of worry Ebay will go bankrupt soon, so it's using this flash sale to scam us one last time! o_O 
     
  6. ChromeMagnus

    ChromeMagnus Well-Known Member

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    No worries. They'll be fine. Believe me they've thought this through. THey won't do anything that goes against their best interest. It's a shame Amazon doesn't have such flash sales.
     
  7. BATTLEMASTER

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    I love that these eBay codes are announced on TFW2005. Of course I didn't buy a Transformer with it, but a uConnect kit for my wife's van instead :lolol 
     
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  8. ProtectronPrime

    ProtectronPrime Mopey Sea Urchin

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    Ebay:
    I haven't bought a TF with ebay flash codes in forever. Generally, I get better deals either trading/selling with members, or slapping points on stuff through my usual parade of e-tailers. I use e-bay for one-offs or random items. I just picked up the RG Gundam RX 78-2, RG Zeta and HG Gundam ZZ, for example.
     
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  9. servatusprime

    servatusprime Chug Chuga Choo Choo

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    Generation Toy Sarge will be mine now! Just purchased through hbwh1. First time buying through them but they are on the "good" list, so here's hoping!
     
  10. lordcryotek

    lordcryotek Try it out, try it out man

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    I feel like this sale is a trap to trick me into spending money before TFCON...patience, wallet, patience.
     
  11. MysticFortune

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    I pulled the trigger on MMC Terraegis and Bad Cube Huff from Geo5Fish777 for a total of $129.01 after the 15% off flash sale coupon and last quarter's eBucks certificate.

    That just leaves me with needing Hound, Jazz, Mirage and Sunstreaker to complete my Autobots.
     
  12. deaculpa

    deaculpa Seven Star Fist

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    Got ko mp22 for $51.85. Hope the seller isn’t a sham: Seller raona222.
     
  13. dxp

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    I hate to tell you, but it's a sham.
     
  14. dxp

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    I guess it's a good thing they have limits on these discounts or I might never stop loading the cart.
     
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  15. mtl79

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    Just pre-ordered quietus for $135 lol... when does he come out again?
     
  16. dxp

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    Supposedly mid-August.
     
  17. Dresky

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    I went with the Tanaka oversized MPF-11 Starscream for 70$ shipped. Not the deal of the century, but i won't be hit by customs fees/taxes (same country), so that's a nice deal for me lol.

    AND i'll get it in 4 days :D 
     
  18. mtl79

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    Nice! Thanks :) 
     
  19. deaculpa

    deaculpa Seven Star Fist

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    Can you be more specific? I was going off the feedback history.
    Looking through his sale history, I feel okay rolling the dice on this one.
     
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    You should consult this thread...last 3 pages talks about that seller having gone rogue.

    China Ebay Seller Check
     

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