Price Check: RTS Windcharger

Discussion in 'Transformers Toy Discussion' started by Optimal Primus, May 18, 2011.

  1. Optimal Primus

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    What do you guys think is a decent price to pay for one?
     
  2. TrueNomadSkies

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    Same as any other Scout where you live.

    Now, what would I "expect" to pay for one? Well, that might extend up into the 25 dollar range, what with the fact that he's hard to find & in high demand. Realistically though, I'd have to spend anywhere from 10.99-12.99 for it before taxes where I live, and then pay maybe 8 something (as quoted by people in other threads) to ship it to somebody else loose & without tracking. Taking that into account, expecting to get it for 10 bucks isn't all that realistic, even though it seems like the fair price from a buyer's perspective.
     
  3. Hyperoptic

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  4. M3GATRON

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    I paid $15 for mine from a board member
     
  5. seali_me

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    9.99$ plus tax.
     
  6. robowarrior

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    I won it on a trade with a fellow board member, so technically the shipping to send the items on the trade I did only cost $5-$6, so I guess that's what I paid for mine..
     
  7. Auto Morph

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    I gotta say that is probably the going rate over here too. EBay UK auctions are typically finishing around the £25 mark, but when you convert that to dollars and add shipping, it's $50 before you know it.
     
  8. Mechafire

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    I'll give you $10 for him! :D 



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  9. Autovolt 127

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    A gift from your grandma. :p  Well i did.

    but seriously the fair price is $10-20.
     
  10. TrueNomadSkies

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    Well, I guess it's like they say. If someone accepts your 1st offer, the you probably offered little or didn't ask for enough.
     
  11. Tantor

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    I paid 25 plus ship when it first came into amazom.com
     
  12. Torque

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    arm and a leg
     
  13. GrandMaXimus

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    I think $15-$20 is reasonable considering the rarity of him now. I ended up trading some classics and generations for 3 windchargers across the pond.
     
  14. jerryitus

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    Some get lucky and get them from friends here as favors, etc. If you don't have a hookup on the boards or otherwise, you're going to pay $30-$40 here or $40-$50 on ebay. Mine cost me a TRU bluestreak reissue and shipping across the pond.
     
  15. mx-01 archon

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    Cost me $10.97 CDN + tax about two weeks ago.
     
  16. Grimlockprime16

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    Well u could always make a friend in the uk and have them send u one.
     
  17. mx-01 archon

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    Given the high prices there, and shipping costs, it'll probably still cost you about $20-25, mind you.
     
  18. smokey420

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    I paid 34 shipped for 2
     
  19. terry981

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    I got mines as a courtesy after buying a slew of TF's for $200 from a board member. I guess I paid somewhere $20-35 if I counted Windy as part of the $200 figures I bought.
     

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