IMSAI 8080 on eBay

David Griffith dgriffi at
Tue Sep 23 16:58:07 CDT 2008

On Tue, 23 Sep 2008, Ian King wrote:

> Easy answer: lie.  Just tell 'em you're going to pick it up.  :-)
> Down side: no eBay/PayPal protection (such as it is) if the seller is a
> flake/crook.  Of course, if it's someone you know, that's hopefully not
> a problem....

That's why I've always specified that I'll take only US Post Office money
orders.  From well-established customers, many of whom are on this list, I
take checks.

> eBay seems to be doing its level best to destroy customer satisfaction.


David Griffith
dgriffi at

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