#1
hey there, i've been wanting some new pedals for my board, so i thought i'd give ebay a shot, seeing as though you can save a lot of money there.

anybody have any advice, what to look out for, users to stay away from, experiences from buying gear on ebay?

(also i'm thinking about getting christmas presents from there, a nice cheap game cube for my bro or so )
#2
Set youre limit on that item, and dont bid anymore.

Use common sense, look at feedback before bidding.
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#3
Go with sellers that good feedback, and people that have lots of non-stock pictures for the items.
They're the best people to go with.
#4
if people describe items being "fully functional" or "without damage", then they HAVE to be in a working condition, right?
#5
Quote by CoreysMonster
if people describe items being "fully functional" or "without damage", then they HAVE to be in a working condition, right?

Yeah usually. Ebay has rules and such that if its broken or whatever they have to sell it as "as is". But like other people have said look for REAL pictures of the item and feedback.
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#6
Quote by CoreysMonster
if people describe items being "fully functional" or "without damage", then they HAVE to be in a working condition, right?

I hope that's sarcasm, but yeah, I agree with everyone else...don't buy off a seller with less thatn 98% positive feedback and make sure there are a lotta pics of the item that aren't stock.
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#7
yes they do. i get ALL of my gear from ebay. 7 out of 10 times, the person selling the item will have no idea what its worth, and you can save some serious cash. i just got a vintage 1971 ibanez mc-300 in perfect condition for less than $700....they're worth some serious cash.
#9
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I hope that's sarcasm, but yeah, I agree with everyone else...don't buy off a seller with less thatn 98% positive feedback and make sure there are a lotta pics of the item that aren't stock.



and sellers with like 35000 points or whatever are obviously professionals, right? trustable?
#10
Quote by CoreysMonster
and sellers with like 35000 points or whatever are obviously professionals, right? trustable?

USUALLY.
Check the feedback.
#11
If it's too good to be true, then it probably isn't.

That's the best advice I can give you for ebay, or any other online Buy/Sell/Trade sites.
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