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Old Feb 13, 2012, 06:57 PM
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banana free shipping

Hey All, I saw that an airframe at Banana was back in stock, and tried to order it and use the free shipping advertised on the webpage.

It didnt work but I contacted them online and now the free shipping code is working!!
Good Job!

the code is
HappyNewYear

that is how I typed it, with CAPS and No spaces
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Old Feb 13, 2012, 08:39 PM
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on orders over $100 <<<< that's what you missed
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Old Feb 13, 2012, 09:52 PM
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yes i did see that, the airframe i wanted was $119. I even tried the RTF to see if maybe it only applied to RTF's but the code wasnt working for that either.
BUT NOW IT IS!!!!

saved me $34
Kevin
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Old Feb 13, 2012, 10:23 PM
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Yeah, I think their gonna get some of my money. That deal on the SkyRaider shipped free seems awful nice.
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Old Feb 15, 2012, 12:24 AM
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out of stock! ahhhhhhhhh

late the day after i ordered i got an email saying the order was cancelled because they are out of stock.

after all the hassle to get the free shipping and now its out of stock
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Old Feb 15, 2012, 12:29 AM
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Well that is actually good, because they fixed it. Before you would be waiting for it to arrive 2-3 weeks later and they would reply that they didn't have it in stock, so I am glad they can find out within the processing time. I lost out on the f22 kit but got the a10 one.
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Old Feb 15, 2012, 08:04 AM
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How long does it normally take BH to update the order status? Decided to make a purchase and don't want to be bummed if it was OOS after getting my hopes up.
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Old Feb 17, 2012, 11:43 AM
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Well, I just went there to order the airframe I've been wanting for a while and they jacked the price up $20. So mush for free shipping.
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Old Feb 17, 2012, 01:27 PM
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Well, I just went there to order the airframe I've been wanting for a while and they jacked the price up $20. So mush for free shipping.
Ouch
well, it's not only at Banana, but also at xheli, nitroplanes
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Old Feb 17, 2012, 03:24 PM
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I think a lot of online retailers do that. It's all based on supply and demand. It's no different than at Amazon but less noticeable since there's millions of items sold. The plane I got was in stock at BH with free shipping so I jumped on it. Now it's $10 more but OOS. Hopefully it arrives in one piece.

Does anyone know if BH offers holiday or seasonal big discounts (15%+) besides free shipping?
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Old Feb 17, 2012, 03:26 PM
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Again, nothing I want in stock.. This is why I continue using hobbyking. That and bananas HORRENDOUS customer service. Theres a reason they have a terrible BBB rating.
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Old Feb 20, 2012, 07:55 AM
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hk is good but

who else has the LX f-22 airframe?

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