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03-16-2007, 08:30 PM   #1
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Beware of Fraudulent K10D w/3 Lens eBay Auction

eBay: Pentax K-10D With 3 Lens New (item 290095077590 end time Mar-17-07 14:12:31 PDT)

Beware - this is a fraud.

03-17-2007, 04:50 AM   #2
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I guess you were right Sean the item has been removed. The only things on the site right now are DVD movies.
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These are pretty easy to spot - they all have unbelievably low prices for either very-high-end or very rare equipment. In the description they have 'please e-mail me at xxx (usually gmail.com, hotmail.com, yahoo.com or some other free and easy e-mail) for the 'buy it now' price.

DON'T EVER e-mail someone outside eBay for a legit auction! You can always use the 'send question' function within eBay to send the seller questions - there is no reason to go outside!

I did notice one bid on the item last night, hopefully the scammer didn't catch another one.
03-17-2007, 10:13 AM   #4
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That's three times I've seen or heard of it. It'll probably come up again.

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