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Old Feb 28, 2014, 08:55 PM
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HobbyKing Shipping costs gone UP !!

seems the shipping costs have gone up even for non LiPo.
For LiPo they have gone up farther..
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Old Feb 28, 2014, 09:36 PM
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Yeah i like a lot of things from hobbyking but not enough to pay for all the shipping. Sometime the $3 part isnt worth the $4.99 in shipping. I like the local pickup option in washington though. Lucky people.
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Old Feb 28, 2014, 10:42 PM
# Scale is a way of life
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huuum,, gas @ $3.50/gal. I guess someone could be walking distance away
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Old Feb 28, 2014, 10:48 PM
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3.75 up in Michigan
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Old Feb 28, 2014, 10:51 PM
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Someone local to HK could make decent money setting up an ordering and shipping service. Take people's HK orders, pick them up and ship them for less than HK. Still would make money.
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Old Feb 28, 2014, 11:21 PM
"Well it flew yesturday..."
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I dont drive much mostly just on the weekends when i go flying but last i checked we were at 3.29 here in phoenix az I try to source as much as i can here locally even if it is a little more only because i like supporting local biz. And the fact i can have the item right now is kinda nice.
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Old Mar 01, 2014, 06:25 AM
# Scale is a way of life
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So funny you say that as you're competing with them reselling that SDSHobbies crap
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Old Mar 01, 2014, 06:44 AM
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Argh. I don't ever TRADE with Hobby King

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Old Mar 01, 2014, 06:48 AM
# Scale is a way of life
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LOL, me neithers
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Old Mar 01, 2014, 07:09 AM
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Argh. I don't ever TRADE with Hobby King

They have their place at the table, but I think you might have more items in stock based on your videos than they do!

Do you offer bonus points?
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Old Mar 01, 2014, 07:37 AM
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Do you offer bonus points?
PunkinPoints???




...Im sorry B....couldnt resist
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Old Mar 01, 2014, 07:40 AM
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....omg,,,,Ive run off the rails already this mornin
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Old Mar 01, 2014, 08:25 AM
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he's riding off the rails on a crazy train!
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Old Mar 01, 2014, 08:28 AM
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cold here..Frost on the punkin...

Gas went up to 3.27 yesterday down here...

I will buy from HK maybe once a year...or so...just love their HXT900 servos...everything else....I quit buyin...

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Old Mar 01, 2014, 09:43 AM
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