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#1 barbajo

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Posted 11 May 2013 - 06:44 PM

Anone see that Gattaca $750 gift card in this month's Golf Magazone? It's a sunglasses website -- what the heck????

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FW Wood: :ping-small:  i20 15*, Project X Black shaft, 6.0
:adams-small: Tight Lies 16*, Mitsubishi Bassara shaft, stiff
Hybrids:  :taylormade-small: RBZ Stage 2, 19* & 25*
Irons:  :mizuno-small:  MP-59 5-PW, PX 5.5 shafts
Wedges:  :cobra-small: Trusty Rusty 51*, Carnahan 52*,  :benhogan-small:  5410 54*,  :scatch-golf-1:  8620 58*, 
Putter: Coutour "Gullane" 365 gram head, 32" shaft


#2 Jgolf

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Posted 11 May 2013 - 08:48 PM

I was just about to ask the same thing...

My impression is that it's legit, but sneaky. They still charge ~10% of what would be the total price, as a handling + shipping fee, and that 10% can add up.

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Posted 12 May 2013 - 03:05 AM

I was just about to ask the same thing...

My impression is that it's legit, but sneaky. They still charge ~10% of what would be the total price, as a handling + shipping fee, and that 10% can add up.


Went through the process -- didn't buy anything but you're right, the "fee" is about 10% of their "price." For what I looked at the price averaged out to about $12 per item, which is probably about what they're worth....

Problem is, I don't need 4 pair of sunglasses...

What's in the bag:

Driver:  :taylormade-small:  R1, RIP Phenom 55 Gram shaft, stiff
FW Wood: :ping-small:  i20 15*, Project X Black shaft, 6.0
:adams-small: Tight Lies 16*, Mitsubishi Bassara shaft, stiff
Hybrids:  :taylormade-small: RBZ Stage 2, 19* & 25*
Irons:  :mizuno-small:  MP-59 5-PW, PX 5.5 shafts
Wedges:  :cobra-small: Trusty Rusty 51*, Carnahan 52*,  :benhogan-small:  5410 54*,  :scatch-golf-1:  8620 58*, 
Putter: Coutour "Gullane" 365 gram head, 32" shaft


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Posted 13 May 2013 - 01:38 PM

I saw the same ad. Something just doesn't seem right. I mean I don't think it is a scam or anything like that, just not a warm fuzzy feeling about it. There was something similar to this last year that was in a different magazine, but the shipping was only $4.99, however, the cost of the items were in the $10-$30 range. Most of the sunglasses had the same trade mark, a red star on the temple (China?). Anyway, I passed then and I will pass now!

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Posted 29 December 2013 - 06:57 PM

K, I believe that a massive miscariage of, well, if not justice, then at least a simple "WTF?" would be nice, LMAO

 

In clicking on the titles abaove the threads that will bring the threads up under various criteria, I clicked "by views," fully expecting to see Dan's "Distinguished Gentlemen" at the top, when, out of nowhere, there sits BarbaJo's "Gattaca One World.com" in the top spot with 77, 812 views.

 

And, it was posted on May 11th of THIS year(2013)!!

 

WTF?

 

And the topper?

 

This thread consists of two sentences, the second beon a question that as of this post is still unanswered & this is it's FOURTH frickin response, LMAO

 

Now, I'm about as close to havin "Man Love" for John as a heterosexual guy can have, but 77, 812 views?

 

On a TWO sentence post with THREE frickin responses(not counting mine)?

 

And not one of em answered the damn question,LMAO!!

 

Hell, by the time this falls offa the first page again, it'll turn 100, 000 views, easy, LMAO!

 

Well, the only thang that I can say, other than "Go John," is, when you guys are finished here, please go view my Tour Tempo II thread B)

 

Ya don't even have ta respond.

 

Just click  in and view,and hell, ya might learn somethin-

 

And BTW, I just gave away a few pairs of sunglasses, so I could definitely use four pair :D

 

And BuckeyeWalt, WTH?

 

We got some other threads worth postin in, and ya got a Buckeye kindred spirit in Mr_Theoo, so get the hell back in here :)

 

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Posted 29 December 2013 - 07:29 PM

I'm guessing this was some buyers club deal where the internal costs and fees after set up are not worth it.

The page views were probably bot views off google based on the topic name.

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Posted 29 December 2013 - 07:40 PM

I'm guessing this was some buyers club deal where the internal costs and fees after set up are not worth it.

The page views were probably bot views off google based on the topic name.

Thanx, I didn't even think about the bots, lol

 

Those are some busy bots!

 

 

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What's Inside My Sun Mountain H2N0 Stand Bag:

-TMaG RBZ ST 2 Tour(Breast Cancer Pink Head by WalkerJames) 10.5*, Graphite Design Tour AD 9003 S(74gr)

-Adams Speedline XTD Super LS VST 3FM(Breast Cancer Fill) 15*, RT Tech Midas S(88gr)

-Adams Idea XTD Super LS VST Hybrid 19*, Fubuki AX 350

-Mizzy MP-68(4i-8i),TT DG TI S400, +1/2", +2*

-SCOR 43*,47*,51*,55*,59*, Genious 12 Firm +,  +1/2"

-Scotty Studio Select Fastback Custom 1.5, 35", 350gr HW(Not from the shop, notta Tour Issue/Circle T, just a poor ass retail model B))-Breast Cancer Fill

-Golf Pride Decade Multi-Compound Cord, Mizzy Blue/Black

-Stones Tour B330-S

-Shoes: A bunch, depends on my slacks, lol
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Posted 30 December 2013 - 02:28 PM

I'm guessing this was some buyers club deal where the internal costs and fees after set up are not worth it.
The page views were probably bot views off google based on the topic name.


Little jealous, huh?

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