HP-01 "bargain"



#9

And you thought a HP-01 is expensive?

Look here.

Oops...

Regards,
Joerg


#10

Joerg; point taken. but since it's not RPN i don't want an 01 either.

i think that if someone paid me 40,000 bones for an old watch; i'd throw in free shipping. hell. i might even go in halvsies on the insurance.

wait a minute. was that big number in lira?


#11

Since it's now at $305 instead of $40K this was obviously some biding mistake (dropped decimal point) and has been retracted.


#12

There are a pile of cancelled bids tagged as "molesting the auction" or similar. Not just these insanely high ones either.


- Pauli

#13

Something is fishy. Either the top two bidders know each other (how can one outbid the other one going from $300 to $40k in one swoop?) or this is a way to pay the mafia.


#14

db: no more Liras since 1/1/2002
But never say never: let's wait and see; a couple more downgrades from S&P e co. and we will be back there.

Quote:
or this is a way to pay the mafia

WOW Namir! Other words of wisdom? o.O

Massimo

Edited: 28 Nov 2011, 12:56 p.m.


#15

Massimo; A couple more shenanigans from the financial sector and the owner class and we may all be there.

#16

The last time I've seen one, it ended up with AFAIR 650 USD.


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