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    What do they say in old time westerns: I'm yella, no backbone, a farmer boy......

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    Default Re: I was scammed

    I too am a child of the corn. I understand.

    Well, you have a nice horn. Hopefully it's been gotten a a reasonable discount after all is said and done.
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    i would personally not buy a used horn without seeing it, trying it , whatever. unless buying froma reputable business on the internet, it just seems too much of a gamble. sorry it happened though.

    i understand not giving names. it seemd you could get sued if if your telling the truth. if not found guilty, you could still spend more money on lawyers. its not fair but it is real. thats why a lot of employers wont do more than verify employment dates. never an assesment of the person.

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    Quote Originally Posted by Cepages View Post
    What do they say in old time westerns: I'm yella, no backbone, a farmer boy......
    There is a curious instrument to the right of your saxophone. Pray tell, what does it do?!? External vibrato, perhaps?
    1926 Buescher True Tone Series III Gold Plated Soprano -- Morgan Vintage 6
    1936 Buescher Custom Built Bare Brass Baritone -- Strathon 8*
    1938 Buescher Aristocrat "Custom Built" Gold Plated Baritone -- Strathon 8*
    1939 Buescher Aristocrat Silver Plated Series I Alto -- Ishimori Traditional Jazz 7, TW Durga 8
    1947 Buescher 400 B-11 "Top Hat & Cane" Bare Brass Tenor -- TW Durga 8
    1949 Buescher Aristocrat "Big B" Lacquer Alto -- Ishimori Traditional Jazz 7
    1949 Buescher Aristocrat Gold Plated "Big B" Tenor -- TW Durga 8
    1980-something Yamaha YBS-61 Baritone -- Strathon 8*



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    Quote Originally Posted by bruce bailey View Post
    Since he reported the "run over" statement and did not mention it to you when purchasing the horn, I think he should refund ALL of your money including the repair costs. A large cover-up.
    Ban this guy from SOTW!
    Totally agree.
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    Maddenma: it's a fan. I use it to cool down my Yamaha 875! (its my gym and music room so the fan is for when i work out)

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