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post #1 of 10 (permalink) Old 01-13-2020, 05:19 PM - Thread Starter
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Is this a shady site for a 10980XE Tray ?

I think the site is sorta legit but their not even affiliated with BBB. I saw bunch of 1 reviews saying bad stuff they dont get back to you or ship the product etc. On this one it says In stock... So you buy it and recieve a week later ? Here is the link https://www.discountbandit.com/intel...D8069504381800 You might be playing with fire on this one...

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post #2 of 10 (permalink) Old 01-13-2020, 05:52 PM
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Yes, you should absolutely buy from there....

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seems totally legit. I hear they're the first of the backwater sites to get stock. should be golden. literally, golden, as in golden sample.

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It's a scam. I did a whois lookup of their domain name and the address on record is: 245 N Highland Ave, Ste 230 #872, Atlanta, Georgia.

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at best, a middle man living upstairs in those truly awesome modern hipster housing units.

only way I'd live in something like that is if the shop beneath me was mine, with internal access to said shop. I've seen this in a few places, and really dig it. I've yet to see them do well for some reason though. Probably because they're priced way too god damn high for the purpose (someone trying to go out on their own, and cutting costs by living where they work)

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It actually might not be all that uncommon. GALAX (you know, the GALAX HOF OC LAB people) has one US presence and does business here out of a UPS Store. See this post.

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I think the site is sorta legit but their not even affiliated with BBB. I saw bunch of 1 reviews saying bad stuff they dont get back to you or ship the product etc. On this one it says In stock... So you buy it and recieve a week later ? Here is the link https://www.discountbandit.com/intel...D8069504381800 You might be playing with fire on this one...
At least you asked first. If it looks like a duck...

Don't try to go to shady sites to save a buck. We don't want to hear you complaining that you lost $1,000 and you can't get a refund or something...just pay full price like the rest of us.

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Place is actually legit

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