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Old October 12th, 2003, 05:16 PM   #1
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is this website for real?

I came across this website:

they sell electronics for unbelievable prices. Canon XL1s for $2250. Panasonic DVX100 for $2400. Canon 1Ds digital camera for $5000 !!!
these prices are too good to be true.

anyone has experience or heard about this site?
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Old October 12th, 2003, 05:24 PM   #2
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Threads of this type don't last long on, first because most of these 'liquidators' sell gray market items or use bait-and-switch tactics to lure customers, but second because has selected site sponsors that represent the most reputable and fair product vendors to be found. sponsors

But to answer your question: would any legit DV camera liquidator list the Canon XL1 as $100 more than the XL1s? Sell the lens filter kit for $400, or MiniDV tapes for $30 apiece? My guess is, they will refuse to ship your camera without forcing you to purchase overpriced accessories, or worse, charge you $500 for shipping, which is what happened to me when I bought a Canon XL1 from such a dealer as a naive young lad.

And with that, I'm sure the next Wrangler to come along will lock this thread...
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Old October 12th, 2003, 05:43 PM   #3
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