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Old Oct 25, 2012, 01:04 PM
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How much have you spent on Hobbyking?


Today I just made my order #49 at HK, I have never ordered so much from a single website in my life, I have 3 pages or past orders I was wondering how much have you spend with HK?

This is my count:

1- Orders = 49
2- Cheapest order = $7.27
3- Most expensive order =$348.95
4- Total of all orders = $3,682.92
5- Customer Type = Platinum Member

Funny thing is that I spend more at my local hobbies and I really don't know where do I get the money for it.
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Old Oct 26, 2012, 09:19 PM
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LOL I'm a "Platinum" member too but only made around 7 orders... around 5 orders and you get the reduced prices of a Platinum member...

That certainly is a lot of cash right there! I'll get there someday

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Old Oct 26, 2012, 11:11 PM
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LOL I'm a "Platinum" member too but only made around 7 orders... around 5 orders and you get the reduced prices of a Platinum member...

That certainly is a lot of cash right there! I'll get there someday

Dan
Oh yeah Platinum member status is a joke with only 5 orders, I need Diamond status maybe free shipping? lol
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Old Oct 27, 2012, 08:42 AM
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Now THAT would definitely be worth it!
Old Oct 28, 2012, 07:25 PM
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It's not how much i have spent at hobbyking....it's how much I have saved if i bought everything I have at a LHS or an american company I would be broke.
Old Oct 31, 2012, 08:20 PM
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so true
Old Oct 31, 2012, 08:31 PM
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I buy from batteries from american based Chinese companies like hobbypartz or Nitroplanes because I want it NOW and not in 2 weeks.

I guess I don't really order from HK anymore now that I think about it
HeadsUp gets most of my business or the LHS.

Kits and ARFs are also bought in country, again the shipping $$ and delay.

All told though I've maybe spent 1G at HK prior.
Can't really say I mind paying a little more as I've had bad product from HK before and state side store are so much easier and cheaper to deal with when warranty issues arise.
Old Nov 06, 2012, 06:11 PM
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Old Nov 06, 2012, 07:07 PM
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I buy from batteries from american based Chinese companies like hobbypartz or Nitroplanes because I want it NOW and not in 2 weeks.

I guess I don't really order from HK anymore now that I think about it
HeadsUp gets most of my business or the LHS.

Kits and ARFs are also bought in country, again the shipping $$ and delay.

All told though I've maybe spent 1G at HK prior.
Can't really say I mind paying a little more as I've had bad product from HK before and state side store are so much easier and cheaper to deal with when warranty issues arise.
Hobby king USA Warehouse have hundreds of batteries in stock they ship from USA
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Old Nov 06, 2012, 08:07 PM
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True that, but Hobbypatrz and NitroPlanes are only 60 miles or so from my house
Old Nov 06, 2012, 11:11 PM
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53orders


I have 53 orders and over $8,000 spent.
Old Nov 09, 2012, 02:18 PM
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$0.... I guess I'm leery of all the bad press HK has received. Not so much from bad product, but the less than desirable customer service.

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Old Nov 11, 2012, 08:52 PM
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I've made 43 orders, and $3500+.
I've only gotten two bad items from Hobby King, a $12 Rx and an $8 ESC. I threw them away because of shipping cost to return. I figure I still saved a couple thousand of dollars over what I would pay elsewhere.
Old Nov 13, 2012, 01:16 PM
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What about shipping costs? Is that all included?
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