[Coco] eBay+Paypal+AnIdiot=A MESS
diegoba at adinet.com.uy
Sun Apr 8 12:47:23 EDT 2007
Seems OK to me. Decent feedback, and all his recent auctions are money
And you are buying it for parts... I would take it.
Kevin Diggs wrote:
> Speaking of eBay, I was wondering if I could get some opinions on
> I respect a seller's desire not to accept paypal because of the
> fees. But wouldn't it be nice to accept a personal check?
> This isn't as far off topic as it might seem. The auction is for a
> Golden Arrow, a circa 1989 Radio Shack RC car. I made the mistake of
> letting a neighbor kid try mine. Within 15 seconds he had driven it
> under an approaching Mustang. The damage was minimal; just crushed the
> left front wheel and scuffed up the bottom a bit. I repaired it with
> some replacement cars I bought on eBay a few years ago. Just though
> I'd replenish my supply.
> P.S.: Given the recent discussions of CNC machines I think this would
> be the ideal place to ask: The steering is getting kinda sloppy. One
> of the problems is that the steering servo output shaft has to much
> play in it. By that I mean it is kinda loose in the outside bearing.
> Looks like the shaft itself is wearing. The gears seem fine. They
> actually did a good job with the gears. The teeth on the gear close to
> the motor are really skinny. The teeth on the output shaft are nearly
> a quarter inch wide.
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