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    May 2018
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    My HUGE deal. . . oh, yeah!

    I'm a tennis player and a squash player. I used to scout out for tennis racquets. Not because I wanted to re-sell them, but because I'd like to own some of the earlier graphite frames, some classic graphite.

    Listed at was a bunch of squash racquets, protective glasses, squash balls, and a racquet backpack. They were listed as tennis racquets.

    I paid something like $70 for the schmeer/

    NEXT, I sold one of the squash racquets for $100. I gave one to my son. Kept two Bancrofts for myself, and had a third as a spare for a friend. The Dunlop backpack racquet bag I use all the time to go to the courts.

    All told, about $900 of value. . . plus I made $30 by selling one of the frames.

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    Grant Brandenburg

    Jan 2013
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    Did you sell them on ebay?
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    Excellent score!

    “Strive not to be a success, but rather to be of value.”
    – Albert Einstein

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    USMC 0331 Forever

    Nov 2018
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    Nice kill!

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    May 2018
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    Quote Originally Posted by tamrock View Post
    Did you sell them on ebay?
    Yeah, the one, I think. It was a current frame worth about $130 new, sold if for $100.
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    Great deal! My local GW online sucked for years with only junk listed and high shipping prices or a fee to pick it up. Glad you found a rare bargain!!!

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    Sweet, congrats!

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    Awesome finds you don’t see that stuff around much. I actually went to high school with the squash national champion/player back in the early 80s.
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