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Make him do you right by buying you a case of beer or two.
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I'm 17 tsm106, lol.
 
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post #23 of 37
Sucks to hear but I wouldn't blame your 'mate' too much, it serves as a good reminder to do your homework before making these kinds of purchases. A quick google on the price of the case would have been a good starting point
    
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post #24 of 37
I like your friend, he obviously knows how to make money.
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post #25 of 37
I don't get why you think he should have done research. He sold it to you. When I buy something from the store they don't stop me at the register and say "hey, Micropeen is selling this for $40 cheaper."
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post #26 of 37
Why should he have to do research? You're the one who should have done the research. Your friend simply ripped you off, that's it. And you didn't prevent it because you didn't look up the original retail price.

Was it a dick move on your "friends" part? Yes. But, you learned your lesson.
post #27 of 37
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Originally Posted by iscariot View Post
Yep pretty low act. I agree with an earlier post, bet he bought it for $170 and thought that the price he sold it to you at was fair. Obviously he didnt check.
Obviously the OP didn't check either.

Now, this case is no longer for sale, but I checked Camelegg for historic pricing at Newegg and this case got as high as $300 at one point.

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Originally Posted by ascaii View Post
Still, if he is a decent guy (assuming that since you call him friend) he will offer you some recompensation.
IMO the seller does not owe anything. This sounds like a case of buyer's remorse.

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Originally Posted by MechanicalHand View Post
I don't get why you think he should have done research. He sold it to you. When I buy something from the store they don't stop me at the register and say "hey, Micropeen is selling this for $40 cheaper."
Exactly!
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post #28 of 37
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Originally Posted by MechanicalHand View Post
I don't get why you think he should have done research. He sold it to you. When I buy something from the store they don't stop me at the register and say "hey, Micropeen is selling this for $40 cheaper."

I never said he should have done research... I said I needed to.
 
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post #29 of 37
i didnt rip you off sno my case got a appraised at the time of the trade for 175$, 140$ and 120$ all from reputable members? the 275 i sold for 100$ and i got 20$ from you so i believe it was perfectly fair? the case is in perfect condition i never put a scratch on it so i dont know how it got 2? here was my appraisal thread

http://www.overclock.net/appraisals/...earl-case.html
post #30 of 37
meh used cases lol buy new!!
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