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K-3 body only $869.00
Posted By: pentaxk10duser, 04-20-2014, 02:03 PM

ajrichie.com Does this look like a good deal . They have the silver one also for the same price ' and I looked at B&H and there silver body only is 1596.00 Pentax K-3 Premium Silver Edition DSLR Camera (Body Only) 15563
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04-20-2014, 02:07 PM   #2
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Well, B&H offers the K-3 with a free flash that you can sell for around $300 ($450 retail value), plus they're an authorized dealer which means you get warranty:
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AJrichie is not an authorized dealer, so I guess it depends on whether or not you want to roll your dice. $869 seems like too good to be true almost, though it could be worth a shot.

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Read ajrichie reviews first: http://m.yelp.com/biz/ajrichies-com-brooklyn
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After a few people on the this site told me to read reviews I have decided to stay away from ajrichie . thanks for the heads up. This is the link to the silver body and grip for 869.00 . I wonder if they would send it cod.http://www.ajrichie.com/Pentax-K-3-Premium-Silver-Edition-DSLR-Camera-Body-Only/p-7977


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This strikes me as a reincarnation of Broadway Photo - they used all the same bait and switch tactics, upsell attempts, rudeness, etc. There's a thread about them that was started back in 09/2009 (search 'broadway photo'). And a quick google search will bring up plenty of info.


As far as I can tell, Broadway is no longer around - so I wouldn't be at all surprised if ajrichie was simply a re-name of Broadway.


So, STAY AWAY!!
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Yeah, read pretty much ANY of the hits that come up from a "ajrichie review" search, and you'll keep your distance unless you're daft.
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Ahhh, if only B&H sold the K-3 as a body-only for $869...
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