WEIRD Reverb seller

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  1. I Break Things

    I Break Things Senior Member

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    Thanks, mate! When (if) I can get my dream LP, I'll be sure to have the good people here check it out too. I'm no good at identifying fakes.
     
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  2. Dave_W

    Dave_W Senior Member

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    No, Reverb won't take a second peek, and they shouldn't. The seller hasn't broken any rules. He's not obligated to answer any questions.

    Most individual sellers on Reverb don't take returns. I don't; I'm not a store. And yet I have perfect feedback, and so do all the individual sellers I've bought from.

    It could be that this seller doesn't have a clue how to present an item for sale, or it could be that he regarded the questions as a red flag that the OP might be more trouble than it's worth to him. We don't know, b/c the OP refuses to provide a link and doesn't say exactly what he asked the seller. That makes me suspicious.
     
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  3. John Dewey

    John Dewey Senior Member

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    Hey I Break Things, when the day comes that your ready to buy your LP check out Mark's Guitar Loft. He's an outstanding seller! You won't be disappointed!
     
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  4. mgenet

    mgenet Earth = Cheese Burger Silver Supporter Premium Member

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    DAmn I want this...

    whatever it is...I want it, mannnnnnnnnnnnnnnn... :iough:
     
  5. I Break Things

    I Break Things Senior Member

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    Will do!
     
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  6. 2manyGuitars

    2manyGuitars Senior Member

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    I do that. I didn’t know I was gross. :dunno:
     
  7. Tone deaf

    Tone deaf Senior Member

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    Not necessarily gross, just Canadian.:laugh2:
     
  8. Shred Astaire

    Shred Astaire Senior Member

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    I think it’s gross. Lol
     
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  9. wildhawk1

    wildhawk1 Senior Member

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    Don't think his request was unreasonable.

    My best offer is $100.
     
  10. PermissionToLand

    PermissionToLand Senior Member

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    You are clear for landing, baby!

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  11. Uncle Remus

    Uncle Remus Senior Member

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    That didn't help.
     
  12. Blue Blood

    Blue Blood Senior Member

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    Lol ....half of us will be dead by then.
    Check back in 9 years or so to be sure.
     
  13. 2manyGuitars

    2manyGuitars Senior Member

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    Been in that exact same situation before. I replied with;

    “MY best price? Well, the best price for ME would be $2200 but I don’t think you’d want to pay that. As far as the best price for YOU? That’s for YOU to figure out and let me know.”
     
  14. Assault Bacon

    Assault Bacon Senior Member

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    I also have perfect feedback... and I don't refuse to answer questions about items I'm selling. You're not the Lone Ranger, bud.
     
  15. blackat

    blackat V.I.P. Member

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    Don't you have caller ID, so you can call him back yo.
     
  16. ToneasaurusRex

    ToneasaurusRex Senior Member

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    "Well, I might have been a buyer if you had answered my questions. I'll go be a buyer for one of the many other sellers who write good copy, post multiple good photos, and treat potential buyers politely."
     
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    Dave_W Senior Member

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    What the bloody hell is that supposed to mean? I didn't say I refuse to answer questions, I just pointed out that it's not required and that the seller isn't breaking any of Reverb's rules.

    I can see a situation where a prospective buyer asks so many questions that a seller smells trouble and would rather not deal with it. That may have been what happened here, or the seller may just be weird. Either way, the seller isn't doing anything wrong. The OP's refusal to supply a link makes me suspect he's the problem or that his story is fiction.
     
  18. dissaffected

    dissaffected Senior Member

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    I believe this lays out what the exchange was

    I believe this lays out why I am not posting a link. No reason for anyone to troll the guy.

    You are correct. The seller has not broken rules. Hence no need to post links for you to troll. But 1 pic and a 3 line description(nice amp, great condition, sounds great), and no answering questions?? Really???? I gave enough clues in ref to the amp that if you are resourceful you can figure it out. Go for it. Best to you.
     
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  19. irocdave12

    irocdave12 Senior Member

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    I'm just checking in....do we have the link yet for the seller or does the debate continue?
     
  20. dissaffected

    dissaffected Senior Member

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    call me the link Nazi...no links for you
     
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