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06-22-2009, 06:06 PM   #1
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Price Piggy 16-50 DA* for $459

Hey everyone,

I've been researching the DA* 16-50 for a while and came upon a $459 price for the lens at Price Piggy. They have other Pentax lenses for cheap as well.

Has anyone had experience with Price Piggy?

06-22-2009, 06:24 PM   #2
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Never heard of them, but did you see the prices for the DA 200 ($585) and DA 300 ($675)? I wish I had some money right now!
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Whenever you find a deal that is too goo to be true, it usually is.


Always do a search here:

PricePiggie - pricepiggie.com - Reviews, Ratings and Prices at ResellerRatings

'Nuff said :-D
06-22-2009, 09:28 PM   #4
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no wonder why the name is called pricepiggy .

06-23-2009, 06:48 AM   #5
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Throwing your money down the toilet...
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reseller ratings has saved my butt many times.

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My daddy always said, "if it seems too good to be true...it probably is!"
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Except for eBay sellers with excellent feedback, I usually go with Amazon because they have the cheapest prices (compared to B&H, Adorama, etc.) and have an awesome return policy.

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Why not go check PriceGrabber.com - Comparison Shopping, Online Shopping, Product Reviews It automatically checks the ratings of the resellers and then posts the prices of the item you are searching for in a list. And as someone already mentioned, Amazon is pretty good too, although I usually like to do business pricegraqbber resellers.
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Yes, but you see...

The "smart" shopper would use this information (ie. website lists as "In Stock" with a clearly advertised price), and try to get it price-matched somewhere else with a better reputation and a price-match policy...

Last I checked, price-matching policies don't usually stipulate that the competing company needs to have a "good reputation"

Someone should try this...oh yeah...

-Paul
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Philbaum: reseller ratings has saved my butt many times.

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Yes, ever since I made a huge mistake with an infamous online seller years back, I go to Reseller-Ratings if there is any doubt whatsoever--it is an excellent resource--one to which I contribute for sure.
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QuoteOriginally posted by RawheaD Quote
Whenever you find a deal that is too goo to be true, it usually is.


Always do a search here:

PricePiggie - pricepiggie.com - Reviews, Ratings and Prices at ResellerRatings

'Nuff said :-D
, haven't seen ratings of this low for a while. Avoid it at all cost!
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