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Took a punt on anothe MP-200 cart from the Land of the Rising Sun via fleabay

£175 - Can't see it going wrong, if it does I can claim.

Will let you know when i get it 

 

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RE: Nagaoka Carts from Japan

Bang goes my busines idea, though I'm still sure people would rather buy from within the UK. 

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RE: Nagaoka Carts from Japan

BIGBERNARDBRESSLAW wrote:

Bang goes my busines idea, though I'm still sure people would rather buy from within the UK. 

Just purely for personal use BBB, I figured would be good to have a spare replacement stylus ready, so for £175 you can't go wrong!

 

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RE: Nagaoka Carts from Japan

Should not be a problem if purchase from one of the bigger Japanese firms that use Ebay.

I bought my cartridge that way and saved a fortune on UK prices.(Roughly half-price).

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RE: Nagaoka Carts from Japan

Those prices are great, I saw a MP-500 for less than £300, and they're over £600 on Amazon, but they still aren't selling.  puzzled

I'm just thinking about my pricing, and I definitely couldn't compete with that MP-500 price, but I could definitely get close to the price you paid for the MP-200 though.

I've got to be careful with mods here, so I'll say no more.

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BIGBERNARDBRESSLAW wrote:

Those prices are great, I saw a MP-500 for less than £300, and they're over £600 on Amazon, but they still aren't selling.  puzzled

I'm just thinking about my pricing, and I definitely couldn't compete with that MP-500 price, but I could definitely get close to the price you paid for the MP-200 though.

I've got to be careful with mods here, so I'll say no more.

Maybe should have been posted in the 'Hot Deals' subforum. Smile

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RE: Nagaoka Carts from Japan

Well not the saving I was hoping for, it arrived today but I had to pay £63 import duty so total was £246.11, quick delivery though and it was well packed.

 

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RE: Nagaoka Carts from Japan

stevebrock wrote:

Well not the saving I was hoping for, it arrived today but I had to pay £63 import duty so total was £246.11, quick delivery though and it was well packed.

 

Aye, 63 clams for a quick delivery cant be bad can it  excellent!

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floyd droid wrote:

stevebrock wrote:

Well not the saving I was hoping for, it arrived today but I had to pay £63 import duty so total was £246.11, quick delivery though and it was well packed.

 

Aye, 63 clams for a quick delivery cant be bad can it  excellent!

Well Divine Audio are listing them at £340

Analogue Seduction were listing them at £289 but they have disspeared off their website.

Probably saved £50

 

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Should have asked them to write 'Happy birthday', on the outside of packet. excellent!

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Al ears wrote:

Should have asked them to write 'Happy birthday', on the outside of packet. excellent!

yep

 

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Al ears wrote:

Should have asked them to write 'Happy birthday', on the outside of packet. excellent!

yep

 

 

Lol , I reckon Al intercepts my texts to you Steve.

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floyd droid wrote:

stevebrock wrote:

Al ears wrote:

Should have asked them to write 'Happy birthday', on the outside of packet. excellent!

yep

 

 

Lol , I reckon Al intercepts my texts to you Steve.

al ears is a subsiduary of the NSA. Smile

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Al ears wrote:

al ears is a subsiduary of the NSA. Smile

Pah ,so much for not being able to hack into the Blackberry network  ohhh sure

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floyd droid wrote:

Al ears wrote:

al ears is a subsiduary of the NSA. Smile

Pah ,so much for not being able to hack into the Blackberry network  ohhh sure

Send a dozen red roses and I'll say no more about your Blackberry. rolling on the floor laughing

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RE: Nagaoka Carts from Japan

Should have come to BBB Steve.  Wink

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