Please can someone tell me if they know - is this an ebay bargain ? link

by CloudDog   December 23, 2013  

http://www.ebay.com/itm/2013-Cannondale-SuperSix-Evo-Sram-Red-52cm-Carbo...

thanks very much for looking !!!

I don't know if I will bid again or withdraw the bid at this point - kind of hoping for some advice.

Katherine

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Have they told how much it will cost to post as the advert does not give any idea.

Having bought and sold over ebay for many years you need to get the postage sorted before you bid as it may run into hundreds of pounds to ship a bike from usa. Also if this is such a good deal why has no one from the states bid on it ?

Be very careful imho.

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posted by stumps [3034 posts]
23rd December 2013 - 10:23

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Agree with stumpy.

If you can't see/ride it and there is no postage cost I would not recommend bidding.

The seller has only 2 feedback; both for purchases. I know you have to start somewhere but 'caveat emptor' is a good eBay principle.

Did Nightrider 2013 and 2014 for Parkinson's UK. Might just have one last go in 2015.

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posted by jova54 [643 posts]
23rd December 2013 - 10:48

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If you're going to pay that kind of money, you just as well pick up a 2013 bike from a bike shop here. At least you will get something that fits and after sales service.

posted by Shep73 [185 posts]
23rd December 2013 - 10:54

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Sounds brilliant. Party

posted by vbvb [370 posts]
23rd December 2013 - 11:04

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Just retract you bid, you seem good at that (3 in the last 6 months)

posted by jimc101 [61 posts]
23rd December 2013 - 11:29

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But what if it arrives and isn't in the condition you expected? Are you going to send it back?

If you really want that model why not get a new one from a UK retailer (£2399):

http://www.paulscycles.co.uk/products.php?plid=m7b65s6p5164

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posted by Simon E [2217 posts]
23rd December 2013 - 11:44

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I put in a US postcode and it gives a rate, the seller just hasn't calculated it or set up a USPS tariff calculator for out with the USA.

Its a big risk shipping it from so far away.

All Campag

posted by Flying Scot [794 posts]
25th December 2013 - 14:51

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Simon E wrote:
But what if it arrives and isn't in the condition you expected? Are you going to send it back?

If you really want that model why not get a new one from a UK retailer (£2399):

http://www.paulscycles.co.uk/products.php?plid=m7b65s6p5164


This. Ended at $2949 so about the same as £2399 anyway...

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posted by Gizmo_ [1108 posts]
27th December 2013 - 13:47

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