Echo|Fox (
Tue, 28 Nov 2000 17:41:49 -0700

You forget, this place is based out of Canada.
If we Canadians order from US online stores, we get dinged for a $5
"inspection fee" by Canada Customs, plus it usually takes on 1-2 weeks extra
to the shipping time. We're much better off buying from companies based out
of our own country, even if the prices are slightly higher. Also my guess is
your New York store isn't online ... the prices at Hobby Plus are comparable
to Gundamshop/Animenetion/etc and all of the other US based online stores
who have inflated prices due to demand. Brick and mortar stores are usually

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From: "Zhao Pan" <>
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Sent: Tuesday, November 28, 2000 3:56 PM
Subject: RE: [gundam] Model Stores

> >I've been looking at the hobbyplus website and the prices look REAL good. > > You called those good prices? I look under the Master grade section, they > charge $55 for a MG super Gundam and $40 for a MG Gouf. After you add > shipping charge the price will be enormous. Here in New York, I can get a > Super Gundam for $40 and a MG Gouf for $30 with no tax. > ____________________________________________________________________________ _________ > Get more from the Web. FREE MSN Explorer download : > > > - > Gundam Mailing List Archives are available at >

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