More Craigslist laughs.

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More Craigslist laughs.


By wayout440

4 years ago



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    #5201 1 year ago

    Only $25,000, what a steal.
    losangeles.craigslist.org link

    #5202 1 year ago

    Anything pinball must be gold(right)

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    #5203 1 year ago
    Quoted from StrangeSubset1:

    Only $25,000, what a steal.
    losangeles.craigslist.org link

    I doubt that Frank Fritz from American Pickers would pay that much for 4 autographs.

    #5204 1 year ago

    Ha! Lego Pinball. that's awesome
    minneapolis.craigslist.org link

    #5205 1 year ago
    Quoted from StrangeSubset1:

    Only $25,000, what a steal.
    losangeles.craigslist.org link

    I see plenty of flaws on this flawless machine!

    #5206 1 year ago
    Quoted from vdojaq:

    I see plenty of flaws on this flawless machine!

    At that price those are called "features" or perhaps "patina", but never "flaws".

    #5207 1 year ago

    Flipper wear is from the band when they signed it they got some games in. You know they all have a bunch of bulky rings.

    #5208 1 year ago
    Quoted from darcangeloel:

    Here's another Dr.Game special. Check out that yellow on the playfield. What a great touch up hahahaha.
    ebay.com link » Bally Playboy Pinball

    So aside from the fact that he's asking way to much for this game, did this guy never pass English in school? I may only have a high school education, but I can at least write something that is halfway presentable and readable for shit's sake.

    And if any of you comes up with some silly ass run on sentence, this entire class is gonna feel... my... wraf! Now, where is A-A-Ron? Is there an A-A-Ron in here?

    -Steve

    #5209 1 year ago
    Quoted from VDrums2112:

    So aside from the fact that he's asking way to much for this game, did this guy never pass English in school? I may only have a high school education, but I can at least write something that is halfway presentable and readable for shit's sake.
    And if any of you comes up with some silly ass run on sentence, this entire class is gonna feel... my... wraf! Now, where is A-A-Ron? Is there an A-A-Ron in here?
    -Steve

    That's 'too'. Not "to".

    #5210 1 year ago
    Quoted from VDrums2112:

    So aside from the fact that he's asking way to much for this game, did this guy never pass English in school? I may only have a high school education, but I can at least write something that is halfway presentable and readable for shit's sake.
    And if any of you comes up with some silly ass run on sentence, this entire class is gonna feel... my... wraf! Now, where is A-A-Ron? Is there an A-A-Ron in here?
    -Steve

    Also "Wrath" not wraf.

    #5211 1 year ago
    Quoted from Buzz:

    Anything pinball must be gold(right)

    Not gonna lie, I want one of these. Not for more than $100, but I think it could be a cool addition to my game room.

    #5214 1 year ago

    OMG.... I've got tears in my eyes... too funny!

    #5215 1 year ago
    Quoted from PinPlayer2:

    OMG.... I've got tears in my eyes... too funny!

    De nice....that was hilarious. Thanks, I needed a laugh.

    #5216 1 year ago

    I've seen that video many, many times. It's funny every time. Around Packer-land we hear the "A-Aron, you just done messed up" any time Aaron Rodgers does something bad.

    #5217 1 year ago

    HA!! That was one of their best skits. That show was great!!

    You know what I said??? I said Biiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiitch!!!

    #5218 1 year ago
    Quoted from Buzz:

    Anything pinball must be gold(right)

    It would look great with LEDs

    #5219 1 year ago

    Found this gem.

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    #5220 1 year ago
    Quoted from Swainer80:

    Found this gem.

    Yum they sprayed the switches with WD-40... wtf?

    #5221 1 year ago
    Quoted from Swainer80:

    Found this gem.

    Mineral Oil on the Playfield?? What an idiot...everyone knows you should use a 1/8" thick coat of petroleum jelly......

    #5222 1 year ago
    Quoted from Swainer80:

    Found this gem.

    Quoted from darcangeloel:

    Yum they sprayed the switches with WD-40... wtf?

    Quoted from AUKraut:

    Mineral Oil on the Playfield??

    Hey hey now! He said KNOW haters. He spent a lot of time cleaning the rubber bands with dawn detergent.

    #5223 1 year ago

    I'm gonna go out on a limb and say that post is a joke just to rile Pinside and r.g.p.

    Because it's perfect.

    #5224 1 year ago

    I thought the same thing when my friend was reading it to me. There was no way that somebody would be able to push all of those buttons. It had to be a troll post. But then I saw on the map where it was located and that is entirely possible.

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    #5225 1 year ago

    Here's a delight. Non negotiable, he says. Very desirable, he claims. Ok.

    At least he has a certificate of authenticity that he registered the serial number! Everyone knows that adds at least $1K to the price tag.

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    #5226 1 year ago

    One more! For the price, you'd think it'd come with flipper rubber.

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    #5227 1 year ago

    I've noticed on some of these rare high priced machines that they will get them working and do all the mechanics of the internals of the pinball but the cabinet has not been touched. If it's over a grand the cabinet should be spotless! EM of course.

    #5228 1 year ago
    Quoted from mbaumle:

    One more! For the price, you'd think it'd come with flipper rubber.

    Come on Max....see Post 5199

    #5229 1 year ago
    Quoted from Colsond3:

    Come on Max....see Post 5199

    Damn!! Missed that... I'll see my way out now

    #5230 1 year ago
    Quoted from Grayman_EM:

    I've noticed on some of these rare high priced machines that they will get them working and do all the mechanics of the internals of the pinball but the cabinet has not been touched. If it's over a grand the cabinet should be spotless! EM of course.

    A Rare and Spotless" EM for a grand?

    #5231 1 year ago
    Quoted from 0geist0:

    A Rare and Spotless" EM for a grand?

    All EM machines are worth $400 cause they are all the same btw

    #5232 1 year ago
    Quoted from Buzz:

    Anything pinball must be gold(right)

    Dude, think of all the bank you'd make selling gumballs!

    -Steve

    #5233 1 year ago

    This is probably $15 worth of diodes... And the best part is, I know this guy!

    -Steve

    louisville.craigslist.org link

    #5234 1 year ago
    Quoted from VDrums2112:

    This is probably $15 worth of diodes

    I've discovered the wonders of buying diodes and other components from ebay, where you can get a pile of 50 of them for literally $1 with free shipping. It takes a month to arrive from china, but the cost can't be beat. I'd offer him $10, and I'd still feel like I'm grossly overpaying!

    ebay.com link » 50 X 1n4004 400v 1a Do 41 Axial Lead Rectifier Diodes Ts

    #5235 1 year ago

    Slightly OT, an Ebay scammer whack-a-mole, who keeps relisting an "HUO" Black Hole through hijacked accounts. Been up at least 3x so far. Below market "buy it now" comes up in an image when you open "see full item description". Other Items on offer: cameras, high end bikes, etc.
    ebay.com link » Gottlieb Black Hole Pinball Machine Leds Huo

    EDIT: $5.49 to start, can still see the game on the 1st page of results, but the listing was pulled (again).

    #5236 1 year ago

    I guess people really do fall for that "under market price, Buy It Now" scam... I've never bought a game that wasn't a face to face cash transaction. I buy games from people I already know locally and bought one game from a guy I met at an out of town show. But I would never send a payment to someone I've never met in person (eBay, Craigslist, Pinside, Facebook, etc.). If it's a game I want badly enough, I'll drive a 10 hour radius and pick it up myself. But it has to be from someone that at least knows someone I know. I'm not saying everyone I don't know isn't trustworthy, you just have to be careful.

    -Steve

    Quoted from Biffbar:

    Slightly OT, an Ebay scammer whack-a-mole, who keeps relisting an "HUO" Black Hole through hijacked accounts. Been up at least 3x so far. Below market "buy it now" comes up in an image when you open "see full item description". Other Items on offer: cameras, high end bikes, etc.
    ebay.com link » Gottlieb Black Hole Pinball Machine Leds Huo
    EDIT: $5.49 to start, can still see the game on the 1st page of results, but the listing was pulled (again).

    #5237 1 year ago

    Some guy selling Monster Bash on CL for $16k denver.craigslist.org link

    Is this guy serious? If this is a pinsider, I sure hope that machine is NOS, fully serviced, absolutely flawless, never been played, and has some gold plated hardware. And is #1. Sure MB is a great game, but $16k?

    #5238 1 year ago
    Quoted from mbaumle:

    I've discovered the wonders of buying diodes and other components from ebay, where you can get a pile of 50 of them for literally $1 with free shipping. It takes a month to arrive from china, but the cost can't be beat. I'd offer him $10, and I'd still feel like I'm grossly overpaying!
    ebay.com link » 50 X 1n4004 400v 1a Do 41 Axial Lead Rectifier Diodes Ts

    And they're not just diodes, they're "rectifier" diodes!

    #5239 1 year ago

    Nice machine... dude is crazy to think he will get over 5k for a Stern playboy... but it does come with eye candy lol
    sfbay.craigslist.org link

    #5240 1 year ago
    Quoted from Soulrider911:

    Nice machine... dude is crazy to think he will get over 5k for a Stern playboy... but it does come with eye candy lol
    sfbay.craigslist.org link

    but who puts a pinball in the kitchen?

    #5241 1 year ago
    Quoted from bob_e:

    but who puts a pinball in the kitchen?

    I would if I had to

    #5242 1 year ago
    Quoted from bob_e:

    but who puts a pinball in the kitchen?

    Pretty funny this guy lists machines often... always in the kitchen lol... and waaaay high on price

    #5243 1 year ago
    Quoted from Soulrider911:

    Nice machine... dude is crazy to think he will get over 5k for a Stern playboy... but it does come with eye candy lol
    sfbay.craigslist.org link

    Quoted from Soulrider911:

    Pretty funny this guy lists machines often... always in the kitchen lol... and waaaay high on price

    Yeah, I've seen quite a few of his ads in the last 2 years or so. He's a retailer of sorts and I think I heard he's a flipper but doesn't have a voluminous amount of games. Games in the kitchen is odd, unless you're pin-theming your house and it's a Diner.

    #5244 1 year ago

    5,695 for aa so-so Fathom? This seals the deal for me "It's original paint job makes for a great retro look." At least shipping is only $3.00!

    ebay.com link

    #5245 1 year ago

    Fathom: Asking $5,695 on ebay and
    Asking $7,100 here on Pinside: https://pinside.com/pinball/market/classifieds/ad/57436

    #5246 1 year ago
    Quoted from igo4rams:

    Fathom: Asking $5,695 on ebay and
    Asking $7,100 here on Pinside: https://pinside.com/pinball/market/classifieds/ad/57436

    Sounds like Pinside is getting Trolled by a few people for shits and giggles.

    #5247 1 year ago

    This one was just $200 yesterday. Must have gotten a lot of interest so over doubles the price.

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    #5248 1 year ago

    Somehow knows it's complete though.

    #5249 1 year ago

    "...new reproduction real glass inner backglass. It powers on and plays great..."
    ebay.com link » Gottlieb Mars God Of War Pinball Machine Arcade Game
    Priced to sell, with a weird backglass, and maybe other issues. I have the dark cabinet version, a fun game, which shopped out nicely & survived an Allentown show.

    #5250 1 year ago
    Quoted from Buzz:

    This one was just $200 yesterday. Must have gotten a lot of interest so over doubles the price.

    Yeah Buzz, I walk away from sales like that frequently. I've never raised the price after listing a game. Doing so is disingenuous and ridiculous. If you were good enough with the first price, don't try to raise it and gold dig.

    Not into bidding wars anymore either. Love it when people now email you back after you agree to the original price and say "I just got an offer of $XX, (which is above what they listed the game for). They want to come today. What is your offer?"

    There's always another one at some point. Well, usually.

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