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Forum: Ebay/COMC/Online Selling/Shows/Paypal/Shipping Yesterday, 12:56 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 633
Posted By XL5
6 hours a day on a break-even hobby is what you...

6 hours a day on a break-even hobby is what you spend when you're retired. I take it that Ben is young, not retired. His time is extremely valuable. But to each their own.
Forum: BASEBALL 11-21-2014, 05:18 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 616
Posted By XL5
Are you saying you can't tell if it's on the card...

Are you saying you can't tell if it's on the card or the inside of the slab?

If you mean the outside, you can easily sand and buff it out (there are guides for removing scratches from slabs - I...
Forum: Ebay/COMC/Online Selling/Shows/Paypal/Shipping 11-21-2014, 04:03 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 337
Posted By XL5
Doesn't mean he can spot every fake he comes...

Doesn't mean he can spot every fake he comes across.


Here's a guide that indicates that the yellow dot is a big tell.

How to Spot a Counterfeit Wayne Gretzky Rookie Card...
Forum: Off Topic 11-21-2014, 04:01 PM
Replies: 32
Views: 776
Posted By XL5
I still have the original soccer one. Still...

I still have the original soccer one. Still enjoy playing. But 9 volt batteries are freaking expensive nowdays, looks like they switched to AAA for the new ones.
Forum: BASEBALL 11-21-2014, 03:46 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 712
Posted By XL5
The original thread is in football. What's more...

The original thread is in football. What's more interesting is the follow up when they got caught with more cards.
...
Forum: BASEBALL 11-21-2014, 02:02 PM
Replies: 64
Views: 3,721
Posted By XL5
Still? Update:...

Still?

Update: http://www.blowoutcards.com/forums/football/799420-panini-america-ceo-addresses-jersey-card-labeling-errors-2014-flawless-football-6.html#post8292850
Forum: BASEBALL 11-21-2014, 12:02 PM
Replies: 60
Views: 1,749
Posted By XL5
In 113 games in a strike shortened season. It's...

In 113 games in a strike shortened season. It's too easy to forget how freaking good a hitter he was.



Love Frank-vember!
Forum: BASEBALL 11-21-2014, 11:15 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 826
Posted By XL5
Except he's not an entrepreneur, he's a thief. ...

Except he's not an entrepreneur, he's a thief. The cards aren't licensed nor are the photos.
Forum: BASEBALL 11-20-2014, 06:19 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 513
Posted By XL5
How about just a link to the auction?

How about just a link to the auction?
Forum: BASEBALL 11-20-2014, 06:13 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 513
Posted By XL5
Not if automatic bids are hidden. Click on "Show...

Not if automatic bids are hidden. Click on "Show Automatic Bids."

If they're hidden, the winning bidder will only show up on top regardless of when the original bid was placed.
Forum: Off Topic 11-20-2014, 05:19 PM
Replies: 62
Views: 884
Posted By XL5
Scotch neat Irish whisky rocks or shots ...

Scotch neat
Irish whisky rocks or shots
Manhattan
Maybe some other cocktail on a rare occasion




Mixed drinks are for breakfast or for college.
Forum: BASEBALL 11-20-2014, 05:15 PM
Replies: 62
Views: 2,261
Posted By XL5
The whole thing is the damage. They never state...

The whole thing is the damage. They never state that every auto will be a 9/10 minimum. Your replacment value assumes at least that condition I think. What is the threshold for a replacement? ...
Forum: BASEBALL 11-20-2014, 03:03 PM
Replies: 62
Views: 2,261
Posted By XL5
Take a deep breath. The only reason I...

Take a deep breath.


The only reason I asked about yours is because it would shed some light on sales if it sold or didn't at whatever your asking price was.

The reason I'm "arguing" about it...
Forum: BASEBALL 11-20-2014, 01:56 PM
Replies: 62
Views: 2,261
Posted By XL5
If it's the 2013 BC Owens, one recently sold for...

If it's the 2013 BC Owens, one recently sold for $510 raw in an auction. Posey White Whale went for $300 BIN.

The best comps for the Aquino are Golds around $150 (9.5/10) and the #/15 Black...
Forum: BASEBALL 11-20-2014, 12:55 PM
Replies: 62
Views: 2,261
Posted By XL5
I think it depends on the year. Is it the 2010...

I think it depends on the year. Is it the 2010 USA one or the 2013 Red Sox one?

If it's the latter, those are two pretty decent replacements IMO. The Posey could be really patch/design...
Forum: Off Topic 11-20-2014, 12:12 PM
Replies: 78
Views: 1,743
Posted By XL5
I think he's still on a rehab vacation so it's...

I think he's still on a rehab vacation so it's been a month or so at least. Plus not sure if he'll even comment until he gets out.
Forum: Ebay/COMC/Online Selling/Shows/Paypal/Shipping 11-20-2014, 11:53 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 155
Posted By XL5
Yeah, if you plan to buy a lot on there, buy all...

Yeah, if you plan to buy a lot on there, buy all you want and just wait until you have have a decent amount ready to ship. There are no storage fees if you're not resellilng.

If you have 30 cards...
Forum: Off Topic 11-20-2014, 11:33 AM
Replies: 78
Views: 1,743
Posted By XL5
Except for age, the same could probably be said...

Except for age, the same could probably be said about Phelps.
Forum: Off Topic 11-20-2014, 11:30 AM
Replies: 78
Views: 1,743
Posted By XL5
Only according to the OP. All news indicates...

Only according to the OP. All news indicates that she claims to have been born intersex. Which isn't male. Not that it matters really, but it certainly reveals a certain bias.
Forum: BASEBALL 11-20-2014, 11:28 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 884
Posted By XL5
No huge shock, county prosecutors are often as...

No huge shock, county prosecutors are often as crooked as the crookedest sports memorabilia sellers.
Forum: BASEBALL 11-20-2014, 11:10 AM
Replies: 983
Views: 54,744
Posted By XL5
Be Buddy Guy! ...

Be Buddy Guy!


http://cps-static.rovicorp.com/3/JPG_400/MI0000/874/MI0000874588.jpg?partner=allrovi.com
Forum: BASEBALL 11-20-2014, 11:05 AM
Replies: 62
Views: 2,261
Posted By XL5
It's nearly all speculative buying. People pay...

It's nearly all speculative buying. People pay $500 for a prospect because they hope they can sell it for $700 in a few months. Not because they want that card on their mantelpiece in 30 years.
Forum: Off Topic 11-20-2014, 10:59 AM
Replies: 78
Views: 1,743
Posted By XL5
This. And who cares? His choice in...

This.

And who cares? His choice in girlfriends is unlikely to affect anyone else.

Unlike his propensity to DUI....
Forum: Off Topic 11-19-2014, 06:28 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 419
Posted By XL5
Good ideas. To help with the cut,...

Good ideas.



To help with the cut, maybe just do a square and have the pick centered rather than a pick-shaped window. Another option would be try a pick cutter like this one...
Forum: Ebay/COMC/Online Selling/Shows/Paypal/Shipping 11-19-2014, 06:08 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 98
Posted By XL5
Do you need it to track inventory? Store and...

Do you need it to track inventory?
Store and display images of the cards being bought/sold or just stock images?
Have ecommerce built in?


I mean going just from your list items, a forum like...
Forum: BASEBALL 11-19-2014, 02:53 PM
Replies: 983
Views: 54,744
Posted By XL5
Seller response: Honus Wagner T206 sold on ebay...

Seller response: Honus Wagner T206 sold on ebay for $170 (http://www.blowoutcards.com/forums/baseball/775002-honus-wagner-t206-sold-ebay-170-a-8.html#post8087444)

Basically leaves the door open...
Forum: BASEBALL 11-19-2014, 02:30 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 358
Posted By XL5
I have several 1/1 searches saved and I get...

I have several 1/1 searches saved and I get notified of ton of those stupid things. I gave up reporting them a long time ago.

Defects-as-errors are bad enough. Fake errors are worse.This guy...
Forum: Ebay/COMC/Online Selling/Shows/Paypal/Shipping 11-19-2014, 12:54 PM
Replies: 96
Views: 2,190
Posted By XL5
Vault had the option of taking cash less the 10%...

Vault had the option of taking cash less the 10% or having the full amount added to your COMC credit and subject to the regular 20%.
Forum: Member Sales/Trade Feedback 11-19-2014, 12:46 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 931
Posted By XL5
It's the cost of doing business as a seller. ...

It's the cost of doing business as a seller. Yeah, it sucks but it's generally accepted that if a package arrives damaged or destroyed, it's on the seller. That's what insurance is for.

Besides,...
Forum: BASEBALL 11-19-2014, 12:43 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 358
Posted By XL5
Even dozens and dozens of base from a case...

Even dozens and dozens of base from a case probably aren't worth the postage to send back.

List them as defects on ebay. Some people buy those (usually people who will resell them as "1/1...
Forum: Ebay/COMC/Online Selling/Shows/Paypal/Shipping 11-19-2014, 12:28 PM
Replies: 96
Views: 2,190
Posted By XL5
They can if all the work for one card yields...

They can if all the work for one card yields them, say, $10 dollars in cash-out fees (10% on a $100 sale). Or they can do 100 times the work for the same $10 (20% on 100 x $0.50 sales).

When you...
Forum: BASEBALL 11-19-2014, 12:21 PM
Replies: 983
Views: 54,744
Posted By XL5
[/QUOTE] Obviously I have collected cards...

[/QUOTE]

Obviously I have collected cards for 30 plus years and you have collecting experience we sure in the hell know the difference from a reprint or sandwiched card
Time does not equal...
Forum: BASEBALL 11-19-2014, 11:56 AM
Replies: 67
Views: 3,560
Posted By XL5
Out of curiosity, has there ever been a auto...

Out of curiosity, has there ever been a auto super sent as a replacement or otherwise known to have been held back by Topps?

It stands to reason that they hold at least a handful back if other...
Forum: Ebay/COMC/Online Selling/Shows/Paypal/Shipping 11-19-2014, 11:27 AM
Replies: 119
Views: 4,565
Posted By XL5
Processing has been good for my late December...

Processing has been good for my late December due-date batch. 79 of 162. Been a handful processing every day after an initial 20-30 I think.
Forum: BASEBALL 11-19-2014, 11:20 AM
Replies: 62
Views: 2,261
Posted By XL5
Me too. But understandably, no one wants the...

Me too. But understandably, no one wants the downside. Only the upside.


Funny, if everyone pulled 9.5s, 9.5s wouldn't command a premium.
Forum: Ebay/COMC/Online Selling/Shows/Paypal/Shipping 11-19-2014, 11:16 AM
Replies: 96
Views: 2,190
Posted By XL5
I think they're struggling with coming up with a...

I think they're struggling with coming up with a way to do this. Vault was an attempt, I think. I liked it and I bought from it, but nothing ever sold for me on it that I can remember.

IIRC...
Forum: Ebay/COMC/Online Selling/Shows/Paypal/Shipping 11-19-2014, 11:02 AM
Replies: 96
Views: 2,190
Posted By XL5
It's unacceptable downtime regardless of who the...

It's unacceptable downtime regardless of who the provider is. I wasn't criticizing COMC but rather their cloud hosting provider.


Yeah, it happens. Does that make it acceptable for the...
Forum: Off Topic 11-19-2014, 10:59 AM
Replies: 35
Views: 877
Posted By XL5
Aaaand, there's a Ginter card for that: ...

Aaaand, there's a Ginter card for that:
http://www.tradingcarddb.com/Images/Cards/Baseball/57666/57666-WMF9Fr.jpghttp://www.tradingcarddb.com/Images/Cards/Baseball/57666/57666-WMF9Bk.jpg

:D
Forum: Off Topic 11-19-2014, 12:38 AM
Replies: 107
Views: 2,070
Posted By XL5
So you're fantasizing about shooting at someone...

So you're fantasizing about shooting at someone near your kids and long distance away from you...with a handgun? And tour chief concern with this scenario is the length of the barrel on a revolver? ...
Forum: Ebay/COMC/Online Selling/Shows/Paypal/Shipping 11-19-2014, 12:28 AM
Replies: 96
Views: 2,190
Posted By XL5
It's in and out. Photos aren't loading at the...

It's in and out. Photos aren't loading at the moment.
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