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Re: Craigslist deals

Postby spatman » Fri Sep 25, 2009 1:06 pm

Mattleycrue76 wrote:



Shhhh!

I just emailed that guy


lol, you're the one that started this thread, dude!
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Re: Craigslist deals

Postby defied » Fri Sep 25, 2009 12:57 pm

Hey, if you're grabbing from that guy, tell him the WTX3 is like $140 new. If you can get a good price off of him, pick it up so I can buy it from you. >0]

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Re: Craigslist deals

Postby scottsax » Fri Sep 25, 2009 12:24 pm

Mattleycrue76 wrote:



Shhhh!

I just emailed that guy

Getting the xtx50/DS4? That's a good price on that setup...
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Re: Craigslist deals

Postby Mattleycrue76 » Fri Sep 25, 2009 11:56 am




Shhhh!

I just emailed that guy
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Re: Craigslist deals

Postby scottsax » Fri Sep 25, 2009 11:47 am

I'm going to look like a moose on rollerskates. -airsix
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Re: Craigslist deals

Postby Dashrynn » Fri Sep 25, 2009 8:24 am

http://seattle.craigslist.org/sno/spo/1390721595.html

weight harness...looks like a good buy and almost brand new?

http://seattle.craigslist.org/est/spo/1391274340.html

ohhh ahhh lol just thought id add this for fun

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Re: Craigslist deals

Postby John Rawlings » Thu Sep 24, 2009 7:05 pm

StanKeech wrote:I recently bought 3 tanks of craigslist, 1 was a 80 aluminum that was made in 1972 and underwater sports wouldnt hydro test it because the alloy used was unsafe or something. The 2 others were steel 72's which are getting hydro right now. I got all 3 for 175 but i feel like the guy took advantage of me. I guess i should be more aware..


Nah....just take it to a different shop. Underwater Sports has that policy, but other shops don't.
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Re: Craigslist deals

Postby StanKeech » Thu Sep 24, 2009 6:04 pm

I recently bought 3 tanks of craigslist, 1 was a 80 aluminum that was made in 1972 and underwater sports wouldnt hydro test it because the alloy used was unsafe or something. The 2 others were steel 72's which are getting hydro right now. I got all 3 for 175 but i feel like the guy took advantage of me. I guess i should be more aware..

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Re: Craigslist deals

Postby John Rawlings » Thu Sep 24, 2009 11:53 am

Dashrynn wrote: prob a disgruntled lover hahaha


I'd bet money that you're correct!

About 10 years back I was getting some tanks filled up at Everett UWS and the manager was talking to a couple that was in the market for a drysuit for the woman. Halfway through the conversation in walks this pissed-off looking young woman who asked if the shop bought used gear. When the manager told her that they didn't, she looked at the young couple and said - "you look about my size - do you need a drysuit?"

We then all trooped out to her car and she opened her trunk - 1 new USIA drysuit (black/pink), 1 new regulator, SPG and octo, 1 new BC, 1 new computer (I can't recall the brand), 1 new weightbelt with pink webbing, 1 new pair of fins (pink, of course!), 1 new pistol-grip light (again, pink), 1 new mask with snorkel, and 2 brand new AL 80 tanks (both pink!). None of this stuff even had a scratch on it.

She told us that she had taken OW with her boyfriend and had just caught him in bed with someone else. She had never wanted to dive, but he had insisted and bought her all this new gear. She told us "Whoever gives me $100.00 cash first gets it all!"....I thought that that young woman wanting a new drysuit was going to get hit by a car dashing across Casino Drive in front of on-coming traffic for the cash machine across the street! She didn't like pink....but at that price....what the heck!

They say that Hell hath no fury like a woman scorned.....that was sure true THAT day!

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Re: Craigslist deals

Postby Dashrynn » Thu Sep 24, 2009 11:09 am



prob a disgruntled lover hahaha

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Re: Craigslist deals

Postby Norris » Thu Sep 24, 2009 10:57 am

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Re: Craigslist deals

Postby Dashrynn » Tue Sep 22, 2009 5:28 pm

Fishstiq wrote:
Dashrynn wrote:I tried out a pair and the thrust is pretty good compared to the force used.


TWSS.

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Dashrynn wrote:http://seattle.craigslist.org/est/spo/1381806296.html

these are 189 brand new....these black fins are supposed to be negatively bouyant i believe... I tried out a pair and the thrust is pretty good compared to the force used.


Let me know I have a pair of these just in your color.

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i already bought a pair or scuba pro fins...the stiffer version of these fins that are 10 dollars more (supporting lds) i love em too! but how much? i can always put a bug in someones ear :lurk:

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Re: Craigslist deals

Postby Sockmonkey » Tue Sep 22, 2009 4:25 pm

Dashrynn wrote:http://seattle.craigslist.org/est/spo/1381806296.html

these are 189 brand new....these black fins are supposed to be negatively bouyant i believe... I tried out a pair and the thrust is pretty good compared to the force used.


Let me know I have a pair of these just in your color.

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Re: Craigslist deals

Postby Fishstiq » Tue Sep 22, 2009 4:11 pm

Dashrynn wrote:I tried out a pair and the thrust is pretty good compared to the force used.


TWSS.
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Re: Craigslist deals

Postby Dashrynn » Tue Sep 22, 2009 3:15 pm

http://seattle.craigslist.org/est/spo/1381806296.html

these are 189 brand new....these black fins are supposed to be negatively bouyant i believe... I tried out a pair and the thrust is pretty good compared to the force used.

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Re: Craigslist deals

Postby Mattleycrue76 » Tue Sep 22, 2009 3:02 pm

http://seattle.craigslist.org/sno/spo/1387423728.html

This is another good deal. I have seen this specific suit (same model as I wear) and It's in really nice shape.
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Craigslist deals

Postby Mattleycrue76 » Tue Sep 22, 2009 9:21 am

Well someone mentioned the idea of starting a thread where we could post CL (or Ebay) finds that we either don't need or can't afford right now ourselves for other NWDC members.

I'll start it off with this: http://seattle.craigslist.org/sno/spo/1385918669.html

Seems like a pretty good deal to me if you looking for a big tank.
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