|[AMRadio] Viking 1|
JM at D8ALUS.NET
Sat Dec 19 17:59:29 EST 2015
Because A) it is contrary to EBay rules, and B) because his only intent is
to drive the price up artificially. He does not have to pay for it. The only
requirement is that the seller pays EBay's fee.
From: AMRadio [mailto:amradio-bounces at mailman.qth.net] On Behalf Of Ken
Sent: Saturday, December 19, 2015 5:55 PM
To: Jim Tonne <Tonne at Comcast.net>
Cc: amradio at mailman.qth.net
Subject: Re: [AMRadio] Viking 1
Why would he be blacklisted? Can't his buddy bid on it? If he wins, he
still has to pay for it.
On Sat, 2015-12-19 at 16:23 -0500, Jim Tonne wrote:
> If that is the case I would bet it is the seller's buddy and if that
> is the case and if Ebay finds out the seller will be black-listed.
> - Jim W4ENE
> On 12/19/2015 4:17 PM, w5jo at brightok.net wrote:
> > Not only is the price strange but look at the bids. The same guy has
> > repeatedly bid it up. I think if I placed a bid it would show then
> > the up bid by the other guy. The guy who is winning started bidding
> > at 320, doubled that amount then took it all the way to the present
> > price.
> > I can not explain what is going on, maybe someone who uses eBay
> > regularly can.
> > Jim
> > W5JO
> > -----Original Message-----
> > why are people bidding up at $1300 for a Viking 1.
> > It is a nice looking one, but still, thirteen hundred bucks? I've
> > seen nice looking V1s go for $200 to $250 with the 122 and D104
> > included.
> > http://www.ebay.com/itm/Johnson-Viking-1-Ham-Radio-Transmitter-/2014
> > 84288528
> > Must be the Holiday season or something. At least it is kind of
> > entertaining.
> > Rob
> > K5UJ
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