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Old 07-12-2006, 11:24 AM   #1 (permalink)
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considering picking up some parts off ebay to build a second Pc. anyone have any thoughts or experiences using ebay to buy computer parts before?
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Old 07-12-2006, 11:27 AM   #2 (permalink)
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I wouldn't get parts on eBay.

That's where all the overclockers sell their trashed CPU's.
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it depnds on the part. I've bought a couple of things and had no problems... but then other have gotten burned... Like The general said... all the crazies (OCr's) sell their components to upgrade... if you do buy I would suggest something form one of the ebay stores that will sell it new...
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Old 07-12-2006, 11:52 AM   #4 (permalink)
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I'm getting a new pc build [most parts] off ebay, and have ordered them. Here's a few tips you may find useful..

- Find Items which are new and still in package [ Obvious but some people miss this ]

- Look at their feedback, if it's a high number [over 100] and it's 99% - 100%, then there's a low possibility they're lying on anything [ i.e condition of the item]
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