Insane! What am I missing?

Discussion in 'Safety Razors' started by GlennConti, Sep 1, 2018.

  1. GlennConti

    GlennConti Well-Known Member

  2. RyX

    RyX DoH! Staff Member

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    But.. but ... It's so shiny!

    :happy093::scared011::shocked029:

    I wonder if it shaves better than my five dollar E-4?
     
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  3. Jayaruh

    Jayaruh The Cackalacky House Pet

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    Well, one thing you are not missing is your money, I hope. That is about 20x over priced.
     
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  4. GlennConti

    GlennConti Well-Known Member

    The “perfect storm” of stupidity must have occurred.
     
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  5. Paul Turner

    Paul Turner outside the quote(s) now

    That price makes me feel better about EBay's charge of $48 just for a can of Colgate Regular shave cream.
     
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  6. GlennConti

    GlennConti Well-Known Member

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  7. Paul Turner

    Paul Turner outside the quote(s) now

    I should correct my post...I suppose the $48 for the Colgate Shave Cream was a BID. It's probably taken by now.
     
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  8. BBS

    BBS Well-Known Member

    Or a bunch of shell accounts trying to bid up the price and over shot the real buyers max if that isn't your listing.
     
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  9. richgem

    richgem suffering from chronic clicker hand cramps

    It's waaay more expensive, so it must be better than yours. :rofl:
     
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  10. RyX

    RyX DoH! Staff Member

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    If it was never used & stored in a nitrogen atmosphere to avoid absolutely no corrosion it still originally sold for a buck ninety five. Using a government inflation calculator website that's $16.49 in today's value. It's just a nickel plated brass blade holder. A nice one, but not at 62 times the price adjusted for inflation or craziness. Had Gillette made a few more of them, tucked em away for half a century...
     
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  11. MR41

    MR41 Well-Known Member

    :confused:
     
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  12. jmudrick

    jmudrick Well-Known Member

    More money than sense these Fatboy Fools. "Oh but they only made 5 million of them compared to 12 million Slims".

    Just represents a week of sales by this one seller.[​IMG]
     
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  13. MR41

    MR41 Well-Known Member

    It kinda looks like something else comes with the Fatboy.
     
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  14. jmudrick

    jmudrick Well-Known Member

    Hookers?? A Coach gift card? Pleeeze.
     
    Last edited: Sep 1, 2018
  15. gorgo2

    gorgo2 geezerhood

    You're not missing a thing.
     
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  16. brit

    brit Well-Known Member

    maybe had a hoard of nos ones?
     
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  17. MR41

    MR41 Well-Known Member

    Stolen goods?:)
     
  18. wchnu

    wchnu Duck Season!

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  19. jmudrick

    jmudrick Well-Known Member

    I believe the number of completed prior transactions is next to the name but not sure.

    The same bidder who paid $1025 for this one paid $529 for another which argues against my birth year frenzy theory. The second highest bidder in both transactions was the same guy.

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  20. DesertTime

    DesertTime Well-Known Member

    The person purchasing that razor will never use it. When it's used even once, its value plummets to around $60, the going rate for a used Fatboy.Have to wonder what the point was, aside for occasionally donning some latex gloves and fondling it.
     
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