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Old 08-07-12, 02:55 AM
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$0 and free shipping??

http://www.discounttrisupply.com/pro...Whip_Bike.html

not the first time I've seen this either... why?
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Old 08-07-12, 07:28 AM
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Originally Posted by spectastic View Post
http://www.discounttrisupply.com/pro...Whip_Bike.html

not the first time I've seen this either... why?

IDK, but I'll take one.
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Old 08-07-12, 07:29 AM
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Why? Because it's already sold out!
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Old 08-07-12, 07:31 AM
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Looks like their inventory system zeros out the price for items they are out of stock on. My guess is that it makes it easier for them to change the price depending on where they source the item from to reflect a simple % markup on their cost.
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Old 08-07-12, 08:00 AM
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no I swear they had them at 4:00 in the morning 5 hours ago (lol). 8 of them in stock to be exact. I order one. And now they're all gone

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Old 08-07-12, 08:07 AM
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loss leader to get you to order again or manufacturers rebate that made it so they could give it away, or both
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no I swear they had them at 4:00 in the morning 5 hours ago (lol). 8 of them in stock to be exact. I order one. And now they're all gone
Did you give them a credit card number? If it is too good to be true then it most always is.
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Old 08-07-12, 09:41 AM
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paypal. and it's not a con site. i think we can establish that
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Old 08-07-12, 02:58 PM
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I ordered 2 of them at 6 am this morning. This after noon I got an email telling me ther web page was messed up and the offered me a 20% off coupon.
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Old 08-07-12, 03:31 PM
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I never got such an email, but I guess I'll be expecting it sooner or later haha.

man you ordered 2?? such nerve!
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Old 08-07-12, 05:01 PM
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Originally Posted by Milice View Post
I ordered 2 of them at 6 am this morning. This after noon I got an email telling me ther web page was messed up and the offered me a 20% off coupon.
Same here. Ordered one, got this email:

Originally Posted by Triguy
Hi Dan,

This is Chris from Discount Tri Supply. I understand that you
purchased the "Park Tool - SR-2 Sprocket Remover / Chain Whip Bike
Tool" on our site. We've been trying to clean up a few glitches that
were caused when we moved our inventory from our old site to our new
one. I thought I had caught them all, but I apparently overlooked a
few. I'm sorry for the inconvenience, but the product has not been
updated with the correct information and can be found here:

http://www.discounttrisupply.com/pro...%20Bike%20Tool

I am providing you with the coupon code "BEGTRI2012" which is good for
20% off your order.

Please let me know if there is anything else I can help you with,

Chris
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Old 08-07-12, 05:47 PM
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yep Dan thats the same email I got. And yes I orderd 2I figured it wouldnt cost them that much more in shipping to send it to me.
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Old 08-08-12, 05:56 AM
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I followed the link and they're now $35.95, so I guess it was a mistake that got fixed.
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Old 08-08-12, 11:02 AM
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You mean the 20 that I ordered won't be coming to me? I was going to open up a shop!
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Old 08-08-12, 12:49 PM
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My order got cancelled, but I didn't get that email. Still, I'm pretty sure I can still use that coupon code in Dan's post I like winning.
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