Jump to content

Our Sponsors

Photo

Gattaca one world.com


  • Please log in to reply
7 replies to this topic

#1 GolfSpy Barbajo

GolfSpy Barbajo

    AGENT NAME: HUNTINGTON

  • Moderators
  • 3,309 posts
  • LocationPrior Lake, MN
  • Handicap:8.4

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????

What's in the bag:
 
Driver:  :nike-small: Vapor Pro 9.5*, Aldila Tour Green shaft, stiff
 
FW Wood:  :callaway-small:   XHot Pro 2 Deep, 12.50, Aldila Tour Green shaft, stiff
 
Hybrids: :nike-small: Covert 2.0 Tour 17*, Kuro Kage shaft, stiff; :callaway-small: X Utility Prototypes, 21*, 24*, PX 6.0 shaft
 
Irons:  :nike-small: Vapor ProCombo 5-PW, KBS Tour shafts, stiff
 
Wedges:  Carnahan 520,   :nike-small: Vr SXS 56* 
 
Putter:  Wilson Staff Special 1 Forged, Coutour Gullane, Mati Mamo
 
Follow @golfspybarbajo


#2 Jgolf

Jgolf

    SR. FIELD OPERATIVE

  • Members

  • 350 posts
  • Handicap:2.9

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.

#3 GolfSpy Barbajo

GolfSpy Barbajo

    AGENT NAME: HUNTINGTON

  • Moderators
  • 3,309 posts
  • LocationPrior Lake, MN
  • Handicap:8.4

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:  :nike-small: Vapor Pro 9.5*, Aldila Tour Green shaft, stiff
 
FW Wood:  :callaway-small:   XHot Pro 2 Deep, 12.50, Aldila Tour Green shaft, stiff
 
Hybrids: :nike-small: Covert 2.0 Tour 17*, Kuro Kage shaft, stiff; :callaway-small: X Utility Prototypes, 21*, 24*, PX 6.0 shaft
 
Irons:  :nike-small: Vapor ProCombo 5-PW, KBS Tour shafts, stiff
 
Wedges:  Carnahan 520,   :nike-small: Vr SXS 56* 
 
Putter:  Wilson Staff Special 1 Forged, Coutour Gullane, Mati Mamo
 
Follow @golfspybarbajo


#4 buckeyewalt

buckeyewalt

    BRAND NEW SPY

  • Members
  • Pip
  • 4 posts
  • LocationWest Tennessee/Buckeye at Heart
  • Handicap:13

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!

#5 GolfSpy MBP

GolfSpy MBP

    MYGOLFSPY (STAFF)

  • MYGOLFSPY (STAFF)

  • 4,270 posts
  • LocationVancouver, BC
  • Handicap:9

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.


 
 

#6 BestGrips.com

BestGrips.com

    TOP-SECRET AGENT

  • Members
  • PipPipPipPipPip
  • 897 posts
  • LocationTexas
  • Handicap:2

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?

@bestgrips   @puttershoes

 

Best Grips is a second generation family business specializing in golf grips! We are the home of the only made in the USA (Texas to be specific) genuine leather golf grips and head covers. No fancy words, pictures or endorsements with BestGrips.com, just the best performing golf grips money can buy!

 

Check out the new site (www.bestgrips.com)!
Use "golfspy" for free shipping on all U.S. orders over $50!
 
What's in my BG custom club glove staff bag? Click here.
 
Current ball of choice: 'Stones three three zero.
 
 




0 user(s) are reading this topic

0 members, 0 guests, 0 anonymous users

Sponsors


Our Sponsors

 
 
 

Latest Status Updates

Recent Status Updates

  • Photo
      14 Apr
    Bogey in The Woods

    If I hit it over 300 yards once..... shouldnt I always be able to?????

    Show comments (2)
View All Updates



Our Sponsors