Re: Vanguard 1 of a "different" sort
- In a message dated 11/01/2002 4:46:50 AM Eastern Standard Time,
<< Well, at least this person is a little more forthcoming than our "friend"
It's just the box and instructions -- no model! (and at *only* $9.99, it's a
*steal*. . .)
Hurry. . .Operators are standing by! ;-) >>
Not to carp too loudly but, I have a symbiotic relationship with a reasonably
good friend who does collect boxes of old kits. (He's one of those fabled "
collectors") According to him these will go for about 10% or so (depending on
condition, or course) for the value of an entire kit. Sometimes he'll buy a
box to stuff with parts of said kit to bring it up to 100% level (and greater
Our symbiotic relationship? He'll send kits (or spares for my parts bin) at
extremely reasonable prices and I send him boxes and instructions to increase
the value of what he has for resale for same. Works for us. I wish I had seen
this auction, he might have been interested, even if I'm not.
-- John Braungart -- Amherst, NY