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Another large display on ebay

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Ive been browsing here ahwile but havent posted.

I was browsing ebay and saw this assortment of lights that would be a good addition to someones show. If it wasnt 6 hours away Id go for it.

Dont know what the reserve is but thought someone might want to check it out

http://cgi.ebay.com/9-LARGE-ANIMATED-CHRISTMAS-REINDEER-LIGHTED-TREES_W0QQitemZ220040849241QQihZ012QQcategoryZ117416QQrdZ1QQcmdZViewItem

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I just got off the phone with the person who has the lights for sale. It looks like I bought it all for $250.00

It sounds like a good deal and she assured me it all worked.

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It looks like it is a good deal, what I find sad is he stoped decorating after the kids moved out, I hope that never happens to me:).

Bill

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Wow did you ever get a heck of a steal on that. I just looked and he ended the auction due to an error in it he said.

Way to go

Peggy

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:waycool:

WOW! You scored on the Christmas Booty this year! For all that only $250? I would have driven 100 miles to pick it all up! You definately got a bargain! Contgratulaations!

I look forward to seeing pics of your display this year :-)

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i wish i could of gotten all that you sure are lucky each one of those deer new in the big lots are 20.00 a piece so you got a great steal i would even driven from maryland to pick them up

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wow....i did good! too bad we dont have rep points here huh lol

actually, i thought about driving that far but thought surely someone was closer.

glad to have helped

have a good day

Jimmy

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I'm going to sort through all of it this weekend and see what I don't need. I will sell whatever is left if anyone is interested at bargain basement prices. Pics should be up sometime early next week of "leftovers".

Matt

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mmstidham wrote:

I'm going to sort through all of it this weekend and see what I don't need. I will sell whatever is left if anyone is interested at bargain basement prices. Pics should be up sometime early next week of "leftovers".

Matt

Since I am almost within walking distance...

(Not really...but you get the point!)

I will keep my eyes open for that post! :shock:

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Ebay is a great place to sell your stuff. I got some of my rope light fixtures on there right now with bids, and in a few weeks I'm going to list my gigantic rope light nativity scene that I bought at Costco a few seasons back.

It's one of those massive wire frame rop multicolor light displays that's over 10 feet longwith 3 kings, Joseph, Mary, Jesus, Lamb, manger and the hut.

I have to unload it, it takes too much current for me with my system at max capacity, plus now with the LORs this year I am on a power budget, and I switched over to LED this year.

Also, I have a zero lot line property only 50 feet wide, and I need space for my new Mega Tree and the 8 mini LED trees that I'm halfway through making.

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Wow what a deal, Ya know I got to thinking.

Perhaps this guy is selling it for such a great deal because he knows how expensive decorating can be and would like to give someone else a chance to greatly improve their display for a small price. This way his handiwork and collection are still able to be enjoyed by many people. Maybe not the ones where he lives but at least someone.

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It's here, It's here!

It looks like it will take longer than expected to sort out everything. There are boxes and boxes of lights. All the deer and spiral trees are still in the original boxes. I counted 52 18 gauge multi tap extension cords. It's amazing to think what all this would have cost.

There are some really nice hand made wooden displays that were hand painted and clear coated that I'm not sure will fit with my design but I'm going to try. I should have pictures later this weekend or first of next week.

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I couldn't take it any longer. I told my wife is was imperative that I inventory all the items today. Here is a rundown of what I have.

6 standing bucks

3 jumping bucks

3 clear spiral rope tree

2 red spiral rope tree

9 candy canes (individually wired)

Mr. and Mrs. Clause wooden cutout

Frosty cutout

3 pc train wooden cutout

Santa blow mold

15 3 outlet ground stakes

56 multi tap 18 gauge extension cords abd 17 single tap

2 spotlights

4' prelit and decorated tree

light hanging kit

18 strands multi colored, 2 clear strands, 3 green strands

3 super sphere lights

15 strands of icicle lights

11 bundles of yard stakes

9 sections multi colored rope light

12 sections clear rope light

6 sections blue rope light

4 55 gallon trash bags full ofprelit garland

And a wreath that looks like it came with dust from the 1970's

I'll post pictures below...

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