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36675Re: [tmboptical] Re: APM/TMB 130 f/9.25 For Sale

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  • Roy Ramdeen
    Jun 12, 2010
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      Yes!

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      On Jun 12, 2010, at 7:20 PM, John Katrenick
      <tracy_tracy@...> wrote:

      > Hi Roy: Does Cloudy Nights also have a buy/sell classifieds???
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      > --- On Sat, 6/12/10, Roy Ramdeen <deepsky01@...> wrote:
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      > From: Roy Ramdeen <deepsky01@...>
      > Subject: Re: [tmboptical] Re: APM/TMB 130 f/9.25 For Sale
      > To: "tmboptical@yahoogroups.com" <tmboptical@yahoogroups.com>
      > Date: Saturday, June 12, 2010, 1:02 PM
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      > Agreed 100% John, just another ripoff. I am also a member of Cloudy
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      > Nights that's owned by Astronomics that's free, It's a great community
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      > of astronomers.
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      > Roy
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      > E = mc(2)
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      > On Jun 11, 2010, at 11:28 PM, John Katrenick
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      > <tracy_tracy@...> wrote:
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      > > I sorta figured that one out. I'm not interested in paying money to
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      > > be able to buy something from someone like a few retailers ask for
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      > > such as sam's club etc... It's different if you want to sell
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      > > something. That, I can understand. Imagine how much Ebay's sales
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      > > would drop if they insisted you be a member for 12.00 to buy
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      > > something...
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      > >
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      > > --- On Sat, 6/12/10, Roy Ramdeen <deepsky01@...> wrote:
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      > > From: Roy Ramdeen <deepsky01@...>
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      > > Subject: Re: [tmboptical] Re: APM/TMB 130 f/9.25 For Sale
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      > > To: "tmboptical@yahoogroups.com" <tmboptical@yahoogroups.com>
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      > > Date: Saturday, June 12, 2010, 1:12 AM
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      > > Astromart (Herb York) wants you to support Astromart. I had to pay
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      > > 12.00 to say a member.
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      > > Roy
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      > > E = mc(2)
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      > > On Jun 8, 2010, at 8:20 AM, Joe Tuttle <starwatcher9@...>
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      > > wrote:
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      > > > > Re: APM/TMB 130 f/9.25 For Sale
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      > > > > Posted by: "John Katrenick" tracy_tracy@...
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      > > temper9992222
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      > > > > Date: Mon Jun 7, 2010 6:29 pm ((PDT))
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      > > > > There is no price listed that I can see. I once sold a scope on
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      > >
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      > > > Astromart and bought a number of items as well and never had to
      > pay
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      > >
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      > > > 12.00 but this time they want 12.00 for me to be able to see the
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      > > > price.
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      > > > > Re: APM/TMB 130 f/9.25 For Sale
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      > > > > Posted by: "Terry Tuggle" tlt284@... tlt284
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      > > > > Date: Tue Jun 8, 2010 1:22 am ((PDT))
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      > > > > John,
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      > > > > I guess the free ride is over! Reluctantly I paid the 12.00
      > bucks,
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      > >
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      > > > but
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      > >
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      > > > > it is the place to buy and sell Astro stuff.
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      > > >
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      > > > Hello John, unfortunately if I was really in the market for the
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      > > scope,
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      > >
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      > > > the price is the one thing I would want to see to let me know if I
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      > >
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      > > > wanted to pay the $12.00 or not. I hate being strung along like a
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      > > > fish.
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      > > > What free ride, Terry? Sponsors already pay to advertise there,
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      > > etc.,
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      > >
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      > > > if people do not come to view, no point in sponsors paying to
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      > >
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      > > > advertise. If AM needed more funds, all they had to do is attach a
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      > > > very
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      > >
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      > > > small fee to each sold item. That way, the more productivity
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      > > (sales),
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      > > > the more revenue.
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      > > > I can buy many nice things for $12 and am not about to legitimize
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      > > the
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      > > > fee on every person who simply wants to visit to browse the ads by
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      > >
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      > > > paying it. There are always other good places to shop, such as CN,
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      > >
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      > > > eBay and elsewhere, sorry.
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      > > > Like anything else, you are justifying the fee by the very act of
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      > > > giving
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      > > > in and paying it.
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      > > > Next year it will be $15.00 just to view ads.
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      > > > Joe
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