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PostSubject: Strange VCJ cape   Sat Oct 03, 2015 6:17 am

Hi,

So what's going on with this VCJ cape? Looks like nothing I've ever seen before, but big money changed hands for it?

http://www.ebay.co.uk/itm/STAR-WARS-Original-Vintage-VINYL-CAPE-JAWA-Figure-with-Weapon-/161829638785?hash=item25adcc5281&nma=true&si=s2f9v9NiXKrutQmBk1CnPaWKHx4%253D&orig_cvip=true&rt=nc&_trksid=p2047675.l2557

Seller suggests it originates from Canada, is this a colour variation I'm just not aware of?

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PostSubject: Re: Strange VCJ cape   Sat Oct 03, 2015 8:19 am

Clearly a repro imo. People bid up these fakes just to screw with the buyer

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PostSubject: Re: Strange VCJ cape   Sat Oct 03, 2015 11:36 am

Ok, I guess that's one way to deal with it Smile
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PostSubject: Re: Strange VCJ cape   Sun Oct 04, 2015 5:02 am

We also discussed this here if anyone missed it: http://www.imperialgunneryforum.com/t8085-original-vc-jawa-what-a-joke#140378

Some of us sent links to the seller to show resources and correct info and asked to end the auction so buyers weren't fleeced. Seller is a lying scammer and eBay didn't give a shit when it was reported Evil or Very Mad


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PostSubject: Re: Strange VCJ cape   Sun Oct 04, 2015 7:58 am

Ah yes, of course -- should have checked the watch out thread.

Mighty claims by the seller, and I was prepared to be educated to the existence of the little known "Canadian" version. That's a serious statement by the way. But that being a mistake seals it.

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PostSubject: Re: Strange VCJ cape   Sun Oct 04, 2015 8:51 am

that's so funny ...... I love that people bid this stuff up now to mess with repro sellers Twisted Evil :cool laugh:
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