Ebay sale and I need US help.

Discussion in 'Miscellaneous Equipment' started by GreyWolf, Oct 18, 2003.

  1. GreyWolf

    GreyWolf Member

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    I am presently looking at placing a bid on a item in the US. I am from Canada. Unfortunately this seller is determined only to ship to a USA address. I was wondering if anybody from the US would consider being a "middleman" for me in this sale so that I might bid.

    Kind Regards,
     
  2. David A. Goldfarb

    David A. Goldfarb Moderator Staff Member Moderator

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    If it's not something too large or of questionable legality, I can do it for you. I can't imagine why a US seller would have a problem shipping to Canada, if you're paying for it.
     
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    Same here.
     
  4. David A. Goldfarb

    David A. Goldfarb Moderator Staff Member Moderator

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    Now you can figure out which is the cheapest, depending on where the seller is, since I'm on the East coast and Brian is on the West.
     
  5. GreyWolf

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    Thanks guys.

    I will let you know how the auction turns out. Your offer to help is much appreciated.

    Kind Regards,
     
  6. ian_greant

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    Of the several items I've asked about that shipped only to US 1/2 shipped North on request.

    Ian

    PS ooops reread.. "determined" 8-}
     
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    I think many of the sellers that won't ship to Canada are UPS-only shippers. Cross border shipping with UPS is expensive and can be a hassle. Using the good old USPS is cheap and easy.
     
  8. GreyWolf

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    Thanks for the offer of help.

    Unfortunately my bid was insufficent to take the trophy.

    Oh well .. always another one coming along.

    Kind Regards,