Got the wrong thing!

Discussion in 'Transformers Toy Discussion' started by Grifter Prime, Mar 26, 2008.

  1. Grifter Prime

    Grifter Prime Well-Known Member

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    So I won a TF movie premium optimus prime's blade form TFCtoy on ebay and I got my parcel in the mail when I opened it at home to my surprise I got a TF Animated Blackarachnia and a Ratchet! What the cr** I thought! But after 10 minutes of my 9 year old son and I checking it out, there not bad figs.


    Now I got to send these back to get my blade paid 20 bucks for it. (includes shipping.)
     
  2. Seawing

    Seawing Lurker of the depths Moderator

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    I'd hate to be the guy who ordered TF Animated Blackarachnia & Ratchet and just received an Optimus Prime blade...
     
  3. Soundblaster1

    Soundblaster1 The Heisenberg of Toys

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    I'd keep those over the blade. I'll give you $40+shipping for the pair and you can go get the whole Premium Prime :D 

    Nah, being honest is the right thing to do. Enjoy the crack while you have it. You'll only want more later.
     
  4. ILoveDinobot

    ILoveDinobot Arise Rodimus Prime

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    exactly what I was thinking :lol 
     
  5. Red Alert

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    runs and checks mail.Whew! mine came
     
  6. Grifter Prime

    Grifter Prime Well-Known Member

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    yea, time to put the old "return to sender" on. Has this happened to anyone else?
     
  7. Soundblaster1

    Soundblaster1 The Heisenberg of Toys

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    All the stuff I've ordered has been the stuff I've ordered (except one broken part that was immediately replaced)... But I have one coming in tomorrow that's given me nothing but hell, so I'm expecting the worst. I have one coming in a week and a half from now that I'm not as concerned about, but it hasn't caused any problems yet.
     
  8. General Magnus

    General Magnus Da Custodes of the Emprah

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    Well at least you didn´t payed for a Masterpiece Optimus Prime and received a lamp instead....
     
  9. Kouri

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    I forget who the seller was, but a member had received an "extra" set of Battle Begins Prime and Megz. He ended up selling the Prime, and there was this whole fiasco over the situation. >.> Everything was eventually resolved in the end. ^^;
     
  10. Grifter Prime

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    I contacted the seller, he wrote back, appologiesed, and told me that he would send my item NOW! He also asked if I could send these to the guy it was supposed to go to in the UK and he would pay me the cost in shipping. So I told him the price, and am going to wait till the deposit in my Paypal. if not then I might keep.
     
  11. Red Alert

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    i wouldn't keep them expecially if they belong to a board member.

    remember to if you keep them he can file a claim against you cause you told him.
    if you want them make a deal with him.I am sure will give you a good price instead of a shipping headache
     
  12. Obvious Prime

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    I would of kept them. But I'm a dis-honest son of a spartan, and your not. But that's just me.
     
  13. Lumpy

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    i probably woulda kept them too, then bought a new blade...or just sold them and bought a new blade...i'm way stoked for ratchet to be out, id love to have him...
     
  14. Peaugh

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    Oh yeah, that was fun times. I'm STILL dealing with the fallout from some of that, and I wasn't anywhere near that deal.
     
  15. clonemanager

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    I 'd ask for a discount on additional items since you are doing him a big favor...
     
  16. Peaugh

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    Well, if the seller is actually paying for the shipping costs, it's not too terrible.
     
  17. Grifter Prime

    Grifter Prime Well-Known Member

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    Yea, have to do the right thing, I mean, who knows how much bid for those.
     
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    Ebay:
    When I bought my G1 Boxed Tripticon, the seller mistakenly sent me a loose Bumblebee instead. Fortunatly he realised his mistake before it reached me and asked me to forward the bumblebee on to the real winner (and my Tripticon arrived a couple of days later :) ).
     
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    I bought a Flywheels on the boards and got Battletrap instead. Or was it the other way around? This is why I label my baggies, I know I'll make the same mistake if I'm not careful. :lol 
     
  20. Satomiblood

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    What if Takara makes lamps too?
     

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