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So many "Not Rated" users in the classifieds

Started by gmyers, 02/01/2018 02:15PM
Posted 02/01/2018 02:15PM Opening Post
I've been seeing a lot of new "Not Rated" users posting high end equipment in the classifieds lately. I've been warned not to purchase from these folks. Seeing these high end items I would stay away from pulling the trigger until they get rated!

Cheers!
Gary

Posted 02/02/2018 05:03AM #1
So Gary did you "forget" to leave feedback ratings for the ones that rated you recently?
Posted 02/06/2018 06:25AM #2
There's are other ways to assess a seller on high $$$ items: Just Talk to him on the phone. If he readily knows obtuse things about the item and astronomy, that is a +++. Does his phone # ID when he calls you? Does his house appear on Google Maps, with his name on the Tax Roles? Now-a-days ALL that stuff is easy to access. Sometimes great deals on big items are family selling off assets of the astronomer ~RIP~ Tom, still kickin' Tom

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