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Old 02-22-2007, 05:09 PM   #15
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Originally Posted by Marshall
I had a good time on ebay once scamming the scammer. I kept on pressing him for details and arrangements, prices, phone numbers, arrangements to see the trailer etc. which naturally he kept on coming up with excuses for. I had him hooked for a while thinking he had a good chance of getting my money. He finally gave up in disgust. At least I wasted a few hours of his (and my) time, but I was feeling more honery than usual and had nothing better to do at the time.
I did this too, had a guy thinking I was wanting to wire money and THEN go look at the trailer.
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Old 02-22-2007, 05:29 PM   #16
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Originally Posted by ALANSD
I LIKE THIS EBAY ITEM..."This trailer is in great shape pther than it being crushed on one end"

eBay Motors: 1986 AIRSTREAM EXCELLA 32FT (FULL BATH APPLIANCES) (item 120089895038 end time Feb-28-07 12:51:11 PST)

Its only $7000. As they say in the car business..."it'll buff out"
Only $7,000.

Vulkem sales will be quite high after this sale.

I took about 2.5 seconds thinking about what the cost of repair would be, and what the worth would be after.

Although, there was one guy looking for a trailer to convert (or already made one) into a toy-hauler with a ramp door in the back and a separate compartment for cycles/4-wheelers, bikes, etc. I remember one guy asked about the feasibility of shortening an AS that had been rear-ended. Don't know what happened if anything.

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Old 02-22-2007, 06:25 PM   #17
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Sometimes if you make a best buy offer well below the buy it will be accepted. I have successfully done so in the past.

I agree that alot of these are scams, but I HAVE made legitimate high end purchases in the past without being ripped-off...including a 76 vintage AS .

Be Careful,


BTW I did make a best offer on one of these AS. We'll see.
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Old 02-23-2007, 11:59 AM   #18
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Originally Posted by Phil and/or Sue
Only $7,000.

...I remember one guy asked about the feasibility of shortening an AS that had been rear-ended. Don't know what happened if anything.
This guy evidently has:

Those shots were originally this:

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