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best thrift shop deals

Post by mbskeam » Thu Aug 30, 2012 10:49 pm

lets see your best finds, cheaper the better....

here's mine from a day ago....

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got these at GW for a buck each
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Re: best thrift shop deals

Post by helicopterpilotdoug » Fri Aug 31, 2012 5:28 am

=D> =D> =D> Nice score!!
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Re: best thrift shop deals

Post by TNRabbit » Fri Aug 31, 2012 9:43 am

I got 4 Telarc classical CDs yesterday for $.50 each! Pics later....
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Re: best thrift shop deals

Post by nooshinjohn » Sat Sep 01, 2012 1:51 am

Sansui AU-20000 and the TU-9900 tuner for 40 bucks... SOLD!!! for 2,800.00. \:D/
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Re: best thrift shop deals

Post by angelod307 » Sat Sep 01, 2012 2:46 pm

wow
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Re: best thrift shop deals

Post by elgrau » Sat Sep 01, 2012 6:51 pm

not thrift shop, but garage sale: Complete and working Klipsch SS system: awesome sounding on my PC... Forget exactly what I paid...I think it was $25... "It was dad's....we're not sure how to hook it up...yeah $25 sounds good" (I think they had a $50 price on it...). Oh yeah...the speaker wires for the two rear SS speakers were missing....quick trip to HD fixed that! 8)
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